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    • 3 Jun 2023
    • (CDT)
    • San Antonio, TX

    Stinson Airfield Lunch Fly-in

    June 3, 2023

    There's new restaurant (The Trailblazer Cafe') right on the field at Stinson on the south side of San Antonio.  Plan to be tied down on the ramp by 11:30 and we'll have lunch at Noon.  Stinson is a towered field but the controllers are very easy to work with so please plan to join us.  Sign up online or contact me with your expected head count so I can give them a heads up.  See you there!

    Scott Sanders,

    • 10 Jun 2023
    • 10:30 AM (EDT)
    • Dare County Regional Airport Manteo NC

    Come join us at KMQI Dare County Regional Airport Manteo, NC. on June 10th for a flight down the Outer Banks of North Carolina or if you would prefer a 5 minute flight from KMQI to KFFA First Flight Airport and the Wright Brothers Memorial.  Afterwards we will return to Manteo for a cookout or pizza at the airport.  A $10 donation would be appreciated to cover the cost of the food.  Your host for this event will be Mike Cherry.  For any of you who may want to make it a weekend, or longer, Mike has made arrangements with The Heart of Manteo Motor Lodge for a 10% discount.  You should make your reservations as soon as possible as they do fill up.  For further information contact Mike at

    • 10 Jun 2023
    • 11:30 AM
    • KMVY Airport and Plane View Restuarant at the Airport

    Come for lunch and stay for the day at Martha's Vineyard. So many things to do on the Island. Public Transportation right at the terminal to everywhere on the Island.

    For more info contact Dennis,

    KMVY - Martha's Vineyard Airport 

    Dining in the Terminal – Martha's Vineyard Airport (

    Martha's Vineyard Airport (

    Vineyard Transit Authority |

    • 10 Jun 2023
    • 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • Petaluma, CA (O69)

    O69, Petaluma, CA, Meet in Petaluma, CA at noon on June 10, 2023 for a potluck at Colin Perry's hangar. Please bring an appetizer or salad to share. Drinks, meat and dessert will be provided.

    We will be monitoring the radio to guide you to the hangar.

    Please RSVP so we know how much food to purchase. See you in Petaluma. 


    • 8 Jul 2023
    • 11:30 AM
    • (KIJD) Windham Airport Connecticut

    The food and 'fixins' will be flying off the grill at the Hangar BBQ in Connecticut on Saturday July 8, 2023. Full menu coming soon.

    FAA FASST Team Preventive Maintenance Seminar right after lunch Get your WINGS Credit.

    You might just learn something too.

    For more info contact Dennis,

    All lunch food donations will go to the GOPA Scholarship Fund providing training resources to young men and women applicants, ages16-22.

    Please register for this event.

    FOOD - Shredded Chicken - Pulled Pork - Burgers - Hotdogs, Baked Beans and other sides, water and more provided. Look for the large hanger in the aircraft parking area and come hungry. BRINGING A CHAIR, A MUST.

    KIJD - Windham Airport 

    Aerial photo of KIJD (Windham Airport)

    • 15 Jul 2023
    • 12:00 PM
    • KMCC, McClellan, CA

    July 15,KMCC, McClellan, CA, Noon for tour of the  Sacramento City College A&P Training program, lunch provided, please RSVP for proper food count, Mike, 916-606-1219.

    • 5 Aug 2023
    • 11:30 AM
    • KEEN Airport NH

    Enjoy some great food and more outside dining at (KEEN) airport and the Dinner Table Restaurant on the Field. Dennis,

    Aircraft parking and restaurant on the on the northeast side of RWY 2 - taxiway A and crossing RWY 32 to parking.

    This Restaurant is not located in the terminal building.

    KEEN - Dillant/Hopkins Airport Aerial photo of KEEN (Dillant/Hopkins Airport)

    The Dinner Table Menu, Keene, NH (

    See the source image

    • 25 Aug 2023
    • 27 Aug 2023
    • Bonn-Hangelar, EDKB - Germany

    Catering: it is safe the whole weekend 

    Overnight: special price in the Hotel or camping under the wings (shower and breakfast is available)

    Program: Fly-out to an active air force base with special permission only for registered Grummans, 

    If the political situation permits it, than incl. visiting and talking with real fighters.

    Topics in EDKB: special guests, lectures about Grumman maintenance, about ForeFlight and about the Atlantic crossing adventure as well and of course the legendary Tombola and much more surprises

    But the most important -> Grummans come together and have fun 

    Registration: starts soon

    Kathrin Kaiser,

    • 9 Sep 2023
    • 11:30 AM
    • 44N Sky Acres

    We're off to Sky Acres Airport in NY and the Hangars Cafe. A great little airport with some of the best gas prices in the area. The food is pretty good too. Outside dining available. Dennis,

    44N - Sky Acres Airport

    Everyone Gets the Window Seat | Hangars Cafe

    (2) Hangars Cafe | Facebook

    • 7 Oct 2023
    • (CDT)
    • Pecan Plantation, 0TX1

    Pecan Plantation Pot Luck Lunch

    October 7, 2023

    Pecan Plantation is a private field, but thanks to Les Staples & Charlie Adams we have permission to land as guests.  0TX1 is located about 23 nm SW of Ft. Worth Spinks airport between Cleburn and Granbury, TX. Scott,

    Plan to bring something like a salad, chips, or desert to share along with your choice of beverage and we'll supply the burgers, dogs & condiments.  More details will follow a few days prior regarding arrival time and parking instructions.  Please register on-line or shoot a note to me with your expected head count so we can plan accordingly.  

    • 7 Oct 2023
    • 11:30 AM
    • Parlin Field (2B3) NH

    See the source image

    One of the prettiest little airports in New Hampshire. Picnic down by the covered bridge. Bring a picnic lunch of your choice, something to drink and your favorite chair and relax in the picnic area by the river.

    After landing taxi down the grass runway to the picnic area to parking. Feel like camping for the weekend? There are 7 first come first serve campsites available. Dennis,

    2B3 - Parlin Field Airport

    Parlin Field Airport | Newport NH

    • 9 Sep 2024
    • (CST)
    • 13 Sep 2024
    • (CST)
    • Port Clinton, OH, KPCW

    The 2024 GOPA Convention will be held in Port Clinton, OH, KPCW, September 9-13.

    Further info will be available at, in the International Grumman Star and on our website-

    Some tourist information is here.

Past Events

25 May 2023 Annual European Fly-in
21 May 2023 Weather delay to Sunday May 21st - Region 1 Fly-In @ the Sky Cafe (N40)
18 May 2023 May 18th Third Thursday Lunch @ KASH and Midfield Cafe
2 May 2023 GOPA 2023, Palm Springs, CA, KUDD
15 Apr 2023 Region 1 Area Fly-In Cape May NJ
11 Feb 2023 CHOWDERFEST Downtown Saratoga NY 5B2 Region 1. This is an open event.
20 Jan 2023 Grummans to Galveston, January 20-23
17 Dec 2022 Region 5 Llano BBQ Run
20 Nov 2022 Cancelled Region 1 Brunch Fly-In (KLBE) Latrobe, PA and DeNunzio's Restaurant
19 Nov 2022 Annual 'Bacon Butty' at Leicestershire Aero Club.
12 Nov 2022 Southeast Region 3 Fly-in
5 Nov 2022 Southeast Region 3 EAA Chapter 1467 Fly-in
22 Oct 2022 Region 1 Meet @ Sky Manor NJ (N40)
22 Oct 2022 Southern Region Fly-in to Mt. Pleasant, TX
15 Oct 2022 Southeast Region 3 Lunch at Barnstormers Grill, Georgia
9 Oct 2022 SEAFOOD BUFFET FLY-IN (Region 1 Area - Close to Region 3 too.)
8 Oct 2022 Region 1 Cookout and Campout Parlin Field NH (2B3) Postponed to October 8th (weather)
25 Sep 2022 Region 1 Fly-In Sunday Brunch @ Denunzio's on the field.
24 Sep 2022 Willows, CA (WLW)
24 Sep 2022 14th Annual Triple Tree Fly-in, SC
24 Sep 2022 Chanute, KS
17 Sep 2022 Lunch Fly-in at KPCW, Port Clinton, OH
16 Sep 2022 Stand on the CANCELLED Corner in Winslow, AZ
10 Sep 2022 The 17th Great Welshpool Fish and Chip Fly-in!
10 Sep 2022 Annual European Fly-in
27 Aug 2022 Sacramento, CA (SAC)
27 Aug 2022 CANCELED / Reschedule TBD Region 1 Fly-In Lunch Buffet, King's Corner on Field @ KFCI Virginia
20 Aug 2022 Region 1 Fly-In Blairstown NJ 1N7
20 Aug 2022 Lunch at The Flying Machine, GA
19 Aug 2022 Grumman and Friends
13 Aug 2022 Region 1 Meet at the Museum (KBDR) Bridgeport CT August 13-14
6 Aug 2022 Fly-in BBQ Lunch, North Battleford, SK
6 Aug 2022 Region 2 Saturday Lunch at Waco Kitchen, Battle Creek, MI (KBTL)
5 Aug 2022 Ruidoso, NM Weekend Fly-in
25 Jul 2022 Maintaining Your Grumman
24 Jul 2022 Cancelled-Region 1 Ad-hoc meet-up and Fly-In KRUT Vermont
23 Jul 2022 Auburn, CA (AUN)
17 Jul 2022 Region 1 Fly-In @ KMVY Martha's Vineyard
16 Jul 2022 Region 1 Fly-In Lunch & Safety Seminar
16 Jul 2022 KJNX Johnston Regional Airport NC
10 Jul 2022 Sunday Lunch in Lansing
9 Jul 2022 Fly-in BBQ, Estevan, SK (Canada)
9 Jul 2022 St. Petersburg, FL, with lunch at the Hangar restaurant
25 Jun 2022 Payson, AZ Breakfast Fly-in
11 Jun 2022 Region 1 Cookout & Fly-In
2 Jun 2022 GOPA Europe, 2022- CANCELLED
28 May 2022 Texas Gulf Coast Regional Fly-in
9 May 2022 GOPA 2022, Fredericksburg, Texas, Regular Pricing
4 Dec 2021 Region 1 Fly In December 4
6 Nov 2021 GOPA Fly-in, Keene, NH (KEEN)
6 Nov 2021 FLY In Saturday, November 6
6 Nov 2021 Fly-in to Gilbert International Airpark SC (SC45)
21 Sep 2021 GOPA 2021 Comedy Night
20 Sep 2021 GOPA 2021, Harrisburg(KCXY), Pennsylvania- Late Registration
3 Sep 2021 Grumman Fly-in, EDKB
10 Jul 2021 Lunch at The Runway Cafe Greenville SC KGMU
19 Jun 2021 Parlin Field (2B3) in Newport, NH
12 Jun 2021 CANCELLED GOPA Lunch Fly-in at The Pik N Pig Restaurant BQ1
28 May 2021 GOPA Oban, Scotland CANCELLED
9 Oct 2020 #&@* the Coronavirus Fly-In Air Camping Trip & Modified Potluck Dinner
3 Oct 2020 Tyler, TX Lunch & Museum Tour
27 Sep 2020 CYQW FALL FLY-IN
26 Sep 2020 Fly-In, Trier Fohren Airport, Germany (EDRT)
12 Sep 2020 Parlin Field (2B3) in Newport, NH
5 Sep 2020 The 15th Annual Great Welshpool Fish and Chip Fly-in
21 Aug 2020 50 Years of The AA5- Bonn-Hangelar, EDKB
18 Apr 2020 Fly-In Lunch at "Sky Lounge Steakhouse & Sushi Bar"
21 Mar 2020 Fly-In Lunch at "Nancy's Airport Cafe"
22 Feb 2020 Fly-In Lunch at "Wings Grill & Espresso Bar"

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