Blue Ridge EAA Chapter 1031

Winchester, VA (OKV)

EAA Chapter 1031 meeting minutes September 11th, 2019 By: Juergen Nies

The September meeting was held at the Winchester Airport and started at 7:00 PM. The following members attended the meeting: Bob Metcalfe, Dave Ames, Kevin Cornwell, Jim Thill, Tim Boan, Charlie Chapin, Jim Shipe, Jim Greer, Je...

Welcome to the Blue Ridge EAA Chapter 1031 Members Aircraft Page. Below, you will find pictures of the aircraft belonging to our members.

If you're a member and would like your aircraft included on the page, be sure to contact the webmaster or mention it at our next meeting.

Bob Metcalfe's Lus...

Items for Sale/Wanted

LAK-X 2 Seat Light Experimental Project contact George 540-662-8160

  • Designed by Aeroplastika in Lithuania (LAK produces competition gliders)
  • Gross weight 1,345 lbs (1,320 lbs for LSA)
  • Empty weight 838 lbs
  • Fuel capacity 18.5 GAL
  • 2 side by side seating
  • Engine Continental O-200
  • Cruise Speed 130 MPH
  • Stall Speed 46.5 MPH
  • Rate of Climb 790 fpm
  • Airframe and Engine $20K
  • Airframe only $10K

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Our Chapter had a Young Egales event at the Winchester Airport on August 18th. David Ames and his son handled the ground operations while John Munroe (RV-6) and Juergen Nies (Piper Pacer) flew the kids. These kids participated in the STEM program at the Shenandoah Valley Discovery Museum and have so...