Working to preserve Idaho's irreplaceable backcountry airstrips.

Upcoming Events

IAA Booth/NW Aviation Conference & Tradeshow; Puyallup WA

February 23, 2019 - February 24, 2019
All Day

Saturday and Sunday, February 23rd and 24th. Visit us in booth 406! Pilots, aviation enthusiasts, and aircraft owners are invited to the 35th Annual Show for over 75 hours of presentations, exhibits and networking opportunities. $5.00 Admission for 18 and over; free parking.

Saturday the 23rd:  9am - 5pm
Sunday the 24th:  10am - 4pm

http://www.washington-aviation.org/NACoverview.html

Contact for more information:
Nadine Burak
208-861-9056
info@idahoaviation.com

Commemorative Air Force Mixer and Silent Auction

April 6, 2019
2 pm

Learn more about the CAF Wing Unit and see historic aircraft.  Event will be held in Mike Reed's hangar at the Caldwell airport (KUEL).  $25 donation requested - hamburgers and hotdogs will be served! 

CAF Flier

Contact for more information:
Bob Graff
208-863-6624
bggraff@cableone.net

AOPA Peaks to Pavement Seminar

April 22, 2019
7-9 pm

Peaks to Pavement: Applying Lessons from the Backcountry

THE RIVERSIDE HOTEL 2900 W CHINDEN BLVD BOISE, ID 83714-6629

Flying in the backcountry is an exciting and rewarding challenge with little room for error. It's an exacting environment that demands sound decision making, stellar stick and rudder skills, a thorough understanding of the weather, and an intimate knowledge of the airplane. Whether you're a seasoned backcountry flyer or flatlander, you'll enjoy this new seminar, which delves into conditions, challenges, and accidents unique to backcountry flying. Together with your seminar leader you'll examine lessons learned to fly safely in any operating environment.

https://www.aopa.org/training-and-safety/air-safety-institute/in-person-seminars

Questions? Contact AOPA at memberservices@aopa.org or 800.872.2672Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 6:00 pm ET.

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AOPA Peaks to Pavement Seminar

May 4, 2019
10am - 12pm

Peaks to Pavement: Applying Lessons from the Backcountry

BEST WESTERN PLUS COEUR D'ALENE INN 506 W APPLEWAY AVE COEUR D ALENE, ID 83814-9510

Flying in the backcountry is an exciting and rewarding challenge with little room for error. It's an exacting environment that demands sound decision making, stellar stick and rudder skills, a thorough understanding of the weather, and an intimate knowledge of the airplane. Whether you're a seasoned backcountry flyer or flatlander, you'll enjoy this new seminar, which delves into conditions, challenges, and accidents unique to backcountry flying. Together with your seminar leader you'll examine lessons learned to fly safely in any operating environment.

https://www.aopa.org/training-and-safety/air-safety-institute/in-person-seminars

Questions? Contact AOPA at memberservices@aopa.org or 800.872.2672Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 6:00 pm ET.

 

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Idaho Aviation Expo (KIDA)

May 17, 2019 - May 18, 2019
All Day

Please join us at the 2019 IAA General Membership Meeting at Noon on  Saturday, May 19th at the Aero Mark hangar at Idaho Falls (KIDA). Lunch will be served and is free to active members of the Association. Attending members will have the chance to win an amazing door prize. 
 

The 9th annual Idaho Aviation Expo is Friday May 17th, and Saturday May 18th, 2019. Aero Mark, in partnership with the Idaho Aviation Association, will host this fun event in the 30,000 sq. ft. Aero Mark XL hangar, where exhibitor booths, wares, and aircraft can be under one roof, and on an airport where they belong.  Admission is $10 at the door or free for IAA members.  For more information contact Thomas Hoff at 208-524-1202 or thomas@aeromark.com.

ID Expo Flier

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Carey (U65) Fly-in and Breakfast

June 1, 2019
7 am

13th Annual John Adamson Memorial Fly-in and Carey Fire and Rescue breakfast. Breakfast available until the last pilot is fed. Includes the annual Carey-er spot landing contest, and awards for oldest pilot, farthest flown, homebuilts, and more. For more information contact Paul Olsen 208-309-2181.

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Woman Wise AWEsome Adventures

June 26, 2019 - June 30, 2019
All Day

Activate excellence through an adventure-learning approach while flight skills expand beyond expectations.  Mix strengths, talents, and passion into tailored Life-flight Plans aimed towards higher potential and life satisfaction.  Express your wildest heart-felt dreams, aloft and otherwise, with confidence, finesse, support, and the expectations that promise ongoing success. Witness how an aviation star is born from the inside-out!
 
For more information and to register go to www.womanwiseawesomeadventures.com.  

Contact for more information:
Christina Tindle
208-315-3075
backcountryflygirl@gmail.com

Woman Wise AWEsome Adventures

September 25, 2019 - September 29, 2019
All Day

Activate excellence through an adventure-learning approach while flight skills expand beyond expectations.  Mix strengths, talents, and passion into tailored Life-flight Plans aimed towards higher potential and life satisfaction.  Express your wildest heart-felt dreams, aloft and otherwise, with confidence, finesse, support, and the expectations that promise ongoing success. Witness how an aviation star is born from the inside-out!
 
For more information and to register go to www.womanwiseawesomeadventures.com.  

Contact for more information:
Christina Tindle
208-315-3075
backcountryflygirl@gmail.com