Chapter 1279

French Valley Airport - Murrieta, CA

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Welcome to the main website for EAA Chapter 1279



Chapters Members Special notice:

We are in the process of updating our EAA Chapter 1279 members data and would like for all members to fill out our on-line form with their current information.  Please click on the link below to fill out the form:

 EAA Chapter 1279 Member Data Form


Annual Chapter BBQ date set for June 29th 

Location will be in Steve Sparkman's hangar - same as previous years.  Check the calendar entry for more details. 


Annual EAA Chapter 1279 Awards Dinner date has been set 

Annual EAA Chapter 1279 Awards Dinner date has been announced as Saturday January 17, 2020 at the Pala Mesa Resort in Fallbrook, CA.  Additional information can be obtained by clicking the Calendar Tab or contacting Peter Griffiths ( who is the event coordinator.  


Next Young Eagle Rally will be held on Saturday April 27, 2019 at Fallbrook Airpark - Fallbrook, California

Special Notice:

Due to the October 6, 2018 event being canceled all Young Eagle registrations for that event will be rolled forward and used for the April 27th 2019 Rally.  The April 27th rally is now full and no more registrations will be accepted.  We expect to hold a rally in October 2019 and will be accepting reservations for that rally by early Summer.


The Chapter 1279 old website that was at is now closed.  When using that URL (web address) you will be automatically connected to this new website.

We have archived all information from the old website and can make it available to members by request.  If you want any information (including photographs) from the old site please contact Jerry Trapp, Webmaster.

Notice!  The pictures of the Young Eagles flown at the April 28, 2018 Rally are now on this website for viewing, sharing printing.  Click on the Photo Gallery tab in the left column for access.


For questions and/or comments regarding this site contact Jerry Trapp, Webmaster

For any other questions or information regarding Chapter 1279 please use the contacts link in left column.

Steven Williamson, President
Phone: 951-699-3078



Upcoming Events

Saturday, Apr 27 at 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Saturday, May 11 at 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Saturday, May 25 at 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Saturday, Jun 29 at 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
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