EAA Chapter 96

The Dec 12, 2020 EAA Chapter 96 has  been canceled. The January 2021 meeting will be held on the 9th, Board (9AM) and General Meeting (11AM) using the hybrid format which includes:

  • in person meeting, and
  • Webex for virtual attendance. A Webex invitation will be sent to anyone that has previously requested same.

The in person component will utilize our large open air hangar with COVID protocols, including:

    • If you feel sick, stay home and use Webex.
    • If you have been exposed to someone with COVID, stay home and use Webex.
    • If you feel at risk or live with someone at risk, stay home and use Webex.
    • Facial masks are required.
    • Wash hands or use hand sanitizer when arriving and departing.
    • Maintain a minimum of 6 feet separation.
    • No food will be served.

Rhon Williams
President, EAA96

  We are the L.A.South Bay chapter of the Experimental Aircraft Association with members based at the Compton, Torrance, Hawthorne and Long Beach airports.  We get together the second Saturday of the month at the Chapter 96 Hangar at Compton Airport at 11:00AM. Starting in February 2020, we will meet the SECOND Saturday of the month at 11:00AM The address is 1017 W. Alondra Blvd., between Wilmington Ave and Central Ave. Select “EAA Hangar Location” at right for directions. EAA96 has been an active chapter for over 50 years, and as always, we love to have visitors at our meetings! EAA 96 is a non-profit IRS category 501(c)(3) organization and donations may be tax deductible. We gladly accept donations of projects, completed aircraft, tools and most anything aircraft. Monetary donations are also welcome. Donate   EAA South Bay Chapter 96, Inc. is incorporated as a domestic nonprofit corporation in the State of California, and is run under the rules of our bylaws.

If you are considering learning how to fly, building your own plane or just looking for some fun people to talk to about flying, please come to our next meeting which happens on the third Saturday of each month. EAA Hangar Location

We have quite a variety of aircraft that are being built in our hangar. There is an RV-8 project (NOW FLYING!!!!), a BD-4, a Thorpe T211 and a Starduster 2 that are all in various stages of construction, and of course Barnaby’s Facetmobile. We also have a Glastar which is flying. Come on by and see them!