EAA Chapter 651

Green Bay, WI USA

Young Eagles

 

  Chapter 651 has been active in the Young Eagles Program since it's inception in 1992. Our Chapter pilots have volunteered their time and aircraft to participate as Young Eagles Flight Leaders and have flown around 4227 young people as of March 2017. One may see Chapter 651's logbook by going here. Select Chapter Type as EAA and enter Chapter # as 651.

   EAA's goal was to have 1,000,000 young people grace the skies by the 100th anniversary of flight, December 17th, 2003. The goal was achieved on November 13th, 2013. There has been more than 2 million Young Eagles flown to date in 90 countries!  

   As long as you're between the ages of 8 to 18, not only will you fly for FREE, but you will also receive an official Young Eagle certificate and your name will be entered in the World's Largest Logbook. An EAA Student Membership along with an extensive amount learning opportunities can be acquired after receiving a Young Eagles flight. - ALL FOR FREE! See our page here to see all the benefits of an EAA Student Membership.

 

Al Timmerman, Chapter 651's Vice President & Young Eagle Chairman. 

   If you are interested in a Young Eagle flight for a school, scouts or as an individual, contact Al via email at alan@jetair.net or via phone at 920-639-6666. For more information about the Young Eagle program from EAA just click on the Young Eagles emblem to the left or click here.

 

Chapter 651 Scholarship

 

   Our Chapter is also committed to education by offering scholarships for young individuals to attend youth camps at the EAA grounds. The original scholarship was named for our past President, Jim Jahnke, who passed away in September 1995. He flew 352 Young Eagles. For 2017 we are offering a scholarship to a young individual in one of the four tiers listed below. The approved scholarship recipient will be responsible for $200 while Chapter 651 will take care of the remainder. Click on the individual tier to learn more about the specific program. Registration time runs out quickly for these camps. 

  1.  Young Eagles Camp - For ages 12 & 13. July 5-9 or July 11-15. Fee: $870
  2.  Basic Air Academy Camp - For ages 14 & 15. June 19-24 or June 26 - July 1. Fee: $1160
  3.  Advanced Air Academy Camp - For ages 16 thru 18. Currently Full (See link). Fee: $1455
  4.  Advanced Air Academy / Sportair - Not offered for 2017 

   For more information about our scholarship and/or required materials contact Clete Cisler, Scholarship Chair, at cncisler5@yahoo.com.

 

Eagle Flights

 

   Eagle Flights are the first step for ADULTS to get into aviation. Click the banner below or one on any other of our pages to get all the information to finally, after all those years, get into the air!  

  

 

Upcoming Events

Saturday, Aug 26 at 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Monday, Sep 11 at 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday, Sep 13 at 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday, Sep 16 at 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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