Chapter 12

Houston, TX

Greetings Chapter 12 Members and Friends!


 Please note that the monthly chapter meetings shall be on Tuesday nights from 7:00 PM until 9:00 PM.  Frequently at Ellington Field locations, but with varying other locations so please watch the notices carefully.  The Chapter will also have occasional technical and social events on the weekends and possibly other nights.  Feel free to recommend, give or host meetings or events.

Tuesday, October 9, 2018:  Monthly Chapter Meeting – Texas Aircraft Propeller (KLVJ) _ -- Please note the different location

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM:  Chapter 12's Technical Series for Aircraft Builders, Aviators, Enthusiasts

Presentation - Prop Overhaul by Jason Falzon, Location will be at Texas Aircraft Propeller, 1711 County Road 130, Pearland TX  77581, Jason will discuss the process of overhauling propellers.


Future Meetings:

Please contact us if you have an idea for a topic and or a location!

13 Nov 2018

11 Dec 2018 - Lance Little from the Houston FSDO with a presentation on Airport Traffic Patterns


Upcoming “Local” Events:

Lots going on locally and in the state:  Michael Bloodworth’s Texas Aviation Event Calendar on Facebook, these are a couple of the many happenings

        6 Oct 18       La Porte Airport Aviation Day, T41

       6 Oct 18       Airfest Lufkin TX, KLFK

      13 Oct 18       Lone Star Flight Museum Hangar Bash -

20-21 Oct 18       Wings Over Houston, Ellington Airport, KEFD – Chapter 12 is putting up the annual static display and need your help with aircraft and volunteers!  Other chapters and members are more than welcome to join with us. Please contact this year’s event Chair, Hal Getzleman at for any questions or to volunteer.



As noted in prior e-mails, the aviation professional shortage is a real thing and recruiters are looking for people be on the lookout if you are interested.  We will advise as we get any leads, but please forward us if you are looking for people!


Please send your current projects to We'd like to get a current list of all Chapter members' projects.

If you have any aviation items to sell please send me a simple pdf document to with a description and your contact info so we can add it to this section.  We will post it here for 3 months unless you contact us requesting it to be extended or removed.

 • $4,500 • FOR SALE AS IS • Jabiru 2200 approx 900 hours. No prop strike, running when removed from aircraft. Houston area. Call for more info. • Contact Allan Garvin, Owner - located League City, TX USA • Telephone: 713-689-8894 . 281-332-3584


Shinn for sale ...flys great..low 3T2..Jim Tarr..281-543-6265 - See attached photo


Do you have a project where you need some extra volunteer help or just want to convey some knowledge, let us know and we can put out a call.



Please send us your airplane/project/flying photos, your news, for-sales, and other items of interest to Chapter 12 members and friends. For events or news, please advise at least two weeks in advance so we can get it in the general news e-mail.


Your EAA Chapter 12 2018 – 2019 Board and Programs:  


Dan LaFon, President
Hal Getzelman, Vice President
Thomas Castleman, Secretary/Web Master
Dean Doolittle, Treasurer
Thomas Castleman, Programs


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