Alameda County

Area: CA – Alameda, Hayward, Castro Valley, San Lorenzo, and San Leandro.
Meetings: Fourth Monday of each month at various places. Biggest activity is the Hayward Proficiency Air Race.
Major airport(s): Hayward Air Terminal

Antelope Valley

Area: CA – Rosamond, Lancaster
Meetings:Meetings: Third Monday of each month. No meeting in July or August.
Major airport(s): Fox Field (Lancaster), Rosamond Skypark, Mojave, Cal City, Lone Pine, Woodlake, and Inyokern


Area: CA – Bakersfield, Shafter, Taft, Delano, Fresno, Chnadler Field,Lake Isabella, and Tehachapi
Meetings: Fly-In lunch event every other month, Third week every other month dinner meeting at 6pm at the Marriott Hotel in downtown Bakersfield. Email for more info.
Major airport(s): Bakersfield: Meadows Field (Tower) Bakersfield Municipal Airport (Non tower), Taft Airport, Shafter: Minter Field, Fresno Yosemite Intl (Tower), Tehachapi Muni, Kernville/Kern, Valley (Lake Isabella)

Bay Cities

Area: CA –Greater San Francisco Bay Area
Meetings: 3rd Thursday of every other month (January, March, May, July, September, November).
Major airport(s):Oakland, Hayward, San Francisco, San Carlos, Palo Alto, Novato, Schellville, Concord, Napa, Livermore, San Jose, Reid Hillview, and Half Moon Bay

Coachella Valley

Area: CA – Palm Springs, Cathedral City, Palm Desert, Bermuda Dunes, Indian Wells, Thermal, Thousand Palms, Morongo Vally, Yucca Valley, Joshua Tree and Indio
Meetings: September thru May, 3rd Saturday of the month, 11:30 AM. Meeting Place determined and announced monthly. No meetings in June, July, August. For more information, please contact Barb Stanford.
Major airport(s): Palm Springs and Bermuda Dunes and Jacquiline Cochran.

Coyote Country

Area: CA – Fallbrook, Oceanside, Hemet, Temecula, Murrieta
Meetings: Various places. Meetings are third Tuesday of each month. Also fly-outs, dinners, or field trips.
Major airport(s): Palomar, Fallbrook, French Valley, Hemet and Oceanside.


Area: CA – Fresno, Selma, Kerman, Clovis Reedley, Sanger
Meetings: Last Thursday of each month, Savannah’s Cafe at Chandler Field, 6:00 pm. The FSDO Safety Seminars follow at 7:00 in the lobby of the Administration Building.
Major airport(s): Fresno-Yosemite International, Chandler Field, Sierra Sky Park, Selma Aerodrome, Reedley


Area: CA – Fullerton, Diamond Bar, Brea, Whittier, Yorba Linda, Santa Ana, Buena Park, Orange, La Habra, and Norwalk.
Meetings: Fourth Wednesday of each month, 7:00pm, Fullerton Airport at Air Combat USA, 3815 W. Commonwealth Avenue, Fullerton, CA 92833.
Major airport(s): Fullerton and Brackett
Website (Facebook)

Imperial So-Lo

Area: CA – Imperial Valley, El Centro, Brawley, and Calexico
Meetings: Second Wednesday of each month, 7:00pm. The meeting location rotates among members’ homes.
Major airport(s): Imperial County, Brawley, and Calexico

Inland Empire

Area: CA – Riverside, Redlands
Meetings: Fourth Tuesday of each month at 6:30pm, Conference Room of the Riverside Airport Terminal.
Major airport(s): Riverside

Lake Tahoe

Area: CA – Lake Tahoe and Truckee (Calif and Nevada)
Meetings: One meeting each month. Date, time, and location vary.
Major airport(s): North Lake Tahoe, Truckee and Sierraville

Long Beach

Area: CA – Long Beach, Palos Verdes Peninsula, Redondo Beach
Meetings: Second Wednesday of each month, alternating between Long Beach Airport (AirFlite) and Torrance Airport (location announced in newsletter.) June and December are potluck dinners, usually at a member’s hanger at Torrance Airport or home. Hanger flying 6:30pm, meeting 7:00pm
Major airport(s): Torrance, Long Beach, Camarillo, Santa Paula, Compton, Santa Monica

Los Angeles

Area: CA – Los Angeles, Santa Monica Area
Meetings: First Tuesday of each month at 7:00 PM, Barker Hangar at KSMO.
Major airport(s): KSMO – Santa Monica Municipal

Marin County

Area: CA – San Francisco, Marin, and southern Sonoma County
Meetings: Once each quarter
Major airport(s): Gnoss, Napa, and Petaluma

Monterey Bay

Area: CA – Monterey, Salinas, Carmel, Watsonville, Capitola, Aptos,Scotts Valley, Santa Cruz,
Meetings: Third Wednesday of each month, Watsonville Airport, EAA Building, 7:00pm
Major airport(s): Monterey, Salinas, Marina, Watsonville

Mount Shasta

Area: CA – Northern CA – Redding, Red Bluff, Chico, Weaverville, Yreka, Hayfork, Trinity Center, Orland, Corning.
Meetings: Second Saturday of each month, 9:30am, meet at EAA Quonset at Benton Airpark, Redding. Flyouts to follow – weather permitting!
Major airport(s): Redding Municipal, Benton Airpark, Red Bluff, Weaverville, Yreka

Orange County

Area: CA – Newport Beach, Huntington Beach, Costa Mesa, Mission Viejo, San Clemente, Santa Ana, Garden Grove, Orange, and Irvine.
Meetings: Second Wednesday of each month, 7:00pm, location varies depending on the program, usually near the John Wayne Airport.
Major airport(s): John Wayne Airport


Area: CA – Rancho Santa Fe, Carlsbad
Meetings: Second Tuesday of each month, 7:00pm, Mission West Executive Aircraft Center, Palomar Airport; unless otherwise posted at the airport or on the chapter Web site.
Major airport(s):

Placer Gold

Area: CA – Auburn, Roseville, Nevada City, Grass Valley, Loomis, Rocklin, Lincoln
Meetings: Second Thursday of every other month (Jan, March, May, July, September, November):  5:00 PM at the KAUN Airport Conference Room.
Major airport(s): Auburn, Nevada County, Lincoln

Redwood Coast Flyers

Area: CA – Eureka, Arcata
Meetings: Meetings are held at various restaurants between Eureka and Arcata. Please contact the chapter for our next meeting.
Major airport(s): Eureka, Arcata

Sacramento Valley

Area: CA – Sacramento, Davis, Woodland, Roseville
Meetings: Second Saturday of each month, Sacramento Executive Airport.See our website for times or email
Major airport(s): Sacramento Executive

San Diego

Area: CA – San Diego county
Meetings: Fourth Saturday of each month, Gillespie or Montgomery Field, locations vary, 9AM-10:30AM.
Major airport(s): Montgomery Field, Brown Field, Gillespie Field, Carlsbad/Palomar, Ramona

San Fernando Valley

Area: CA – San Fernando Valley
Meetings: VNY Flyaway, second Tuesday of each month, 7:00pm
Major airport(s): Van Nuys, Whiteman

San Gabriel Valley

Area: CA – San Bernardino, San Dimas, Chino Upland, Alta Loma
Meetings: Second Thursday of each month, 7:30pm at the Terminal building, Brackett Airport.
Major airport(s): Brackett, Cable, El Monte, Redlands, Riverside, Flabob
Website (Facebook)

San Joaquin Valley

Area: CA – Stockton, Modesto
Meetings: Second Tuesday of each month, for a lunch fly-out to various locations. Meeting program includes a member’s profile.
Major airport(s): Stockton, Modesto, Castle, Pine Mountain, Tracy

San Luis Obispo County

Area: CA – San Luis Obispo, Arroyo Grande, Paso Robles
Meetings: First Wednesday of each month, 5:30pm. Spirit of St. Luis restaurant, contact the chapter for current details.
Major airport(s): San Luis Obispo, Paso Robles, Oceano

Santa Barbara

Area: CA – Santa Barbara, Goleta, Carpenteria, Montecito, Lompoc, Buellton, Santa Ynez, Ventura
Meetings: Second Tuesday of each month, 6pm at the Pilot Visitor’s Center at Santa Barbara Airport (SBA). Occasionally dinner meetings and field trips replace the regular meeting place.
Major airport(s): Santa Barbara, Santa Ynez

Santa Clara Valley

Area: CA – Palo Alto, Santa Clara, San Jose
Meetings: Third Thursday of each month, Advantage Aviation at Palo Alto airport (PAO) (formerly Palo Alto Flying Club), 7:00 PM, come at 6:30 for hangar flying.
Major airport(s): San Jose, Palo Alto, Reid-Hillview, San Carlos, Hollister

Santa Maria Valley

Area: CA – Santa Maria, Lompoc, Solvang, Santa Ynez
Meetings: Fourth Wednesday of each month, 7:00pm, meetings rotate among member’s homes.
Major airport(s): Santa Maria, Lompoc, Santa Ynez

Santa Rosa

Area: CA – Santa Rosa, Petaluma
Meetings: Second Thursday of every month at 7:00pm, 575 W. College Ave, Santa Rosa
Major airport(s): Petaluma, Healdsburg, Cloverdale, Lampson and Ukiah airports

Sutter Buttes

Area: CA – Yuba, Sutter, Butte, Nevada Counties
Meetings: Saturdays at noon in even numbered months, locations alternating among the areas where our members live.
Major airport(s): Yuba County (Marysville, MYV), Sutter County (Yuba City, 052) and Nevada County (Grass Valley, GOO).

Ventura County

Area: CA – Greater Ventura County, Malibu, and Agoura
Meetings:Third Tuesday of the month, 5:30pm dinner, 6:30 meeting and speaker. See for details. On the second Saturday at 9 a.m., “social” breakfast various restaurants in Ventura County.
Major airport(s): Camarillo, Oxnard, Point Mugu Navy Base, and Santa Paula
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