Experimental Aircraft Association
Chapter 1279
French Valley Airport
Murrieta, California
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Meeting Notice!

The next Chapter 1279 meeting will be held on September 30, 2017 at French Valley Airport (F70)- Murrieta, CA.

See"Meetings" tab for more details.

The next Young Eagle Rally is scheduled for October 7, 2017.  Reservations are now closed for this rally - all slots hve been filled.

For more information click on the Young Eagles tab above.
Special Notice

Our Spring Young Eagle Rally was held on April 15th and was a very suscessful event.  Over 35 Young Eagles were flown.  Pictures of Young Eagles and pilots are now available on this website.

 Click here for pictures


FFCAP 2017 schedule

EAA Chapter 1279 members are invited to join in with the Friends of Fallbrook Air Park (FFCAP) for all of their 2017 events.

Click here for FFCAP Calendar of events.

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Member Projects

Below you will find information on various EAA Chapter 1279 member projects and/or flying aircraft.  Information provided is submitted by members from time to time as well as solicited by your webmaster.  An attempt is made to list as many aircraft and projects as possible, so please let me know what aircraft you have flying, restorations you may be working on and any building projects.  If it may be of interest to another member it will qualify for presentation on this website.

Member: Granger Haugh
Project: Royal Navy Traveller NC582 (FT478)

The project is a complete restoration of a Royal Navy Traveller NC582 to its 1944 specs and paint.  Current project pictures are shown below:

Royal Navy Traveller picture 1 Royal Navy Traveller picture 2
Royal Navy Traveller picture 3 Royal Navy Traveller picture 4

More will be added as it comes in.......

Member: Alex Erdelyi
New build of Van's RV-12

UPDATE!!!!   ...  Saturday March 12, 2016.......Alex reports that his Van's RV-12 project is now completely finished with a fresh paint job.  It is a thing of beauty and anyone interested should take a good look.  Here is a photo of the completed project:

Van's RV-12

UPDATE!!!!   ...  Saturday December 12, 2015......Alex reports that his RV-12 project is now flying with over 80 hours of flight time.

 ...  Saturday March 28, 2015......Alex reports that his RV-12 project is now completed and wating for FAA sign-off.  Engine start, run-up, and first taxi tests have been completed with painting to be scheduled as soon as it is in the air. 

Congratulations to Alex for a job very well done!


This project was submitted by chapter member Alex Erdelyi. The RV-12 project was started on a few months ago. The empennage and tail cone kits are completed. The wings are finished.  The Fuselage kit was received in early August and is now mostly complete.  This aircraft will be in the finishing stage very soon.

For additional information regarding this project please contact the member directly.

A few pictures follow:

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rv12 photo rv12 wing  
rv12 wing  rv12 wing3   
rv12 wing 4  rv 12 wing 5   
rv 12 wing 6  rv 12 wing 7   

End of Member Projects          Check back soon for more..........




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