October 10-11, 2008
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Dates: The main days are Friday
and Saturday, October 10-11. The early bird days are Wednesday, Thursday,
October 8-9. Some may come in as early as Monday and Tuesday, October 6-7.
There will be ultralights, light planes, gyrocopters, helicopters, trikes, powered parachutes, experimental (home built) and conventional fixed-wing aircraft. See Philip fly the foot-launched Powered Paraglider. He'll be there along with his spouse and ground crew Janie. There is a 1300' grass (sod) light plane / ultralight strip parallel to the asphalt runway with a 500' x 200' trike/powered parachute strip at right angles.
The local EAA 172 flying club
food trailer will be at the airport all day Saturday. Usually they serve
softdrinks, some snacks, hamburgers, hotdogs, and sometimes barbecue. Within a short walking distance
from the runway is a Huddle House (next to the Western Motel), a Café-Deli inside of a Jet Food
BP truck stop, a Deli inside of the Ingles supermarket, and a Chinese
restaurant. A half mile away is a KFC-Taco Bell, the La Cabaña
Mexican restaurant, and a McDonalds. 3/4 mile away is Peggy's, a home-style
restaurant. And at that light, if you turn left, is a Subway. One mile away is the fabulous Mennonite restaurant and bakery.
Enjoy a potluck
supper for club members and invited guests at 6:00 PM on Saturday evening, October 10th.
To clarify: Asphalt runway 29 has a LEFT HAND pattern. Asphalt runway 11 has a RIGHT HAND pattern.
FLY-IN FIELD LAYOUT
QUICK LINK to the CAMPING LAYOUT
How to get to Wrens, Georgia
|Wrens Memorial Airport (65J) Information|
|AIRNAV Wrens Airport (65J) information
|Yahoo Maps Driving Directions
|AOPA & Georgia A/FD Information for Wrens Memorial Airport (65J)|
|Map 1||Map 2||Map 3||Map 4
|Wrens Fall Fly-In
(note especially areas not to fly over)
||The CSRA Sport Aviation Chapter 172, Blythe, Georgia (near Augusta, Georgia)|
||The Carolina-Georgia Rotors & Wings Club 13 - ASC Club #13
|USUA Club #154
||The Trenton Flyers (near Trenton, South Carolina, at the Trenton airport)
||EAA 1467 Tree Top Flyers (Lexington/Gilbert/Pelion area of South Carolina)
REGIONAL FLYING CLUBS
These are notable flying clubs in the Southeast.
||SUNSTATE - Wing & Rotors Club, Wauchula, Florida (near Lakeland, Florida)
||Lawrenceville, Georgia -- near Atlanta, Georgia
||PALMETTO SPORT AVIATION, Columbia, South Carolina
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