EAA is a growing and diverse international organization with a wide range of aviation interests. Originally founded in 1953 by a group of people involved in building their own airplanes, through the years it has transformed into a wide group interested in everything aviation.
EAA Chapter 187 is a tight group of folks located in the Greater Austin Metro Area interested in building custom aircraft, flying, aviation, and beyond. We come from a great range of backgrounds, but share a common passion for the skies. We have regular scheduled meetings and events. We engage other events in the area, helping represent EAA and Experimental Aviation. We hold regular Young Eagles rallies, allowing kids age 8-17 to experience their first flights in a small airplane.
Want to find out more? Come join us at one of our regular meetings and introduce yourself. You will find that our members are open, friendly, and have a great deal of interesting things to talk about. Interested in building your airplane? You're in the right spot! We have builders assistance, tools loan programs, first flight assistance and counceling, and much more.
Rockdale Tiger Flight at Maker Faire Austin
Come see us out May 7th and 8th, 2016 at Palmer Event Center located at 900 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78704! See you there!
Saturday, May 14, 2016: Semi-Annual Picnic!
Come out to Georgetown Municipal Airport for our semi-annual Hangar Hop and Picnic!
We will start at 10 AM at Hangars F.
At 11:30a.m. we will move over to the terminal for the picnic.
The event will happen on Saturday, May 14. Here's a handy map in case you get lost.
See you then!
May 21st Rockdale Tiger Flight Open House
Come out to Rockdale for the Rockdale Tiger Flight Open House!
The event will be held on our home airport, H H Coffield Rockdale Municipal. Here's how to find us.
June 11, 2015 International Young Eagles Day Young Eagles Rally at Georgetown
In June, celebrate International Young Eagles Day with us at Georgetown Municipal Airport! Kids ages 8-17 Fly Free!
Registration and flights will be available at Main Terminal Building.
Event pre-registration page can be found here.
Find out more about Young Eagles here.
Rockdale Tiger Flight: help us build a Zenith CH-601
Rockdale Tiger Flight is a group organized by several EAA 187 members in Rockdale, TX.
The group is focused on teaching mid- and high-schoolers airplane building skills. We're done with the tail of RV-6, and have switched over to putting together our full kit for Zenith CH-601. We get together every Saturday at 10 AM, and focus on building those airplanes. We also offer weekly Young Eagles rides to kids, subject to weather and aircraft availability.
This weekly event is free to participants, and we are looking for help! Both kids and adults are welcome!
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