Information for Pilots
Recreational pilots—those who fly for fun—use their membership in EAA to get more out of their passion for aviation. And because EAA has always been about realizing the dream of flight, EAA offers tools and resources to connect you with fellow members of this community, provide you reasons to fly and opportunities to participate, make your flying more accessible and affordable, all while protecting your right to fly.
- You can join local members in one of 1000 EAA chapters to share, support, and enhance your passion for aviation while having the opportunity to participate in over 10,000 local and regional flying events.
- Join one of EAA’s special interest communities to access in-depth information and participation opportunities with likeminded warbird, aerobatic, homebuilding, vintage, ultralight, or other enthusiast areas.
- Join fellow members at EAA’s annual convention—EAA AirVenture Oshkosh—the world’s greatest aviation celebration.
- Inspire youths with their first flight in the Young Eagles program as a volunteer pilot or ground crew member.