2011 Events

April 30 (Sat): Chili Fiesta Fly-in

Fly in, Drive in, with your best chili recipe and/or hors d'oeuvre item. This annual event attracts local towns folk, and if weather permits, a large contingient of interesting flying machines. Festivities begin at 11AM and go most of the day. See the story here of the 2011 Chili Fly-in.

August 27, 2011 (Sat): Young Eagles Flights

EAA Chapter 240 will provide free airplane rides to kids ages 7 to 17. 11AM to 2. Parents/guardian must be present to provide permission. Cancelled due to weather. No rain date planned.

Sep 30-Oct 2, 2011: Annual Gathering of L-Birds

L-Bird Reenactors will hold their encampment again this year at Massey Aerodrome. Contact: John Seidts 443-250-9037 mailto:John Seidts. Here is a nice list of Liaison Aircraft Designations. Read about the 2007 event.

October 7-10, 2011: Vintage Sailplane Association Visit

The Vintage Sailplane Association will hold their annual East Coast sailplane meet at Massey this October. Gliders from the 30's through 60's are expected to turn out for a long weekend of flying and hangar stories. Glider rides are expected to be available with a portion of each tow fee being donated to the museum. See

Dec 4, 2011 (Sun): 10th Annual Open Hangar Day
This is our annual Christmas Party for the community and flying friends. Friends bring hors d'oeuvres and the airport supplies the main course and hot cider. This is always a rain or shine event, drive or fly, from 1:00PM to 5:00PM. As always, keep an eye out for "no-radio" aircraft. Usually, we use Runway 02 for arrival on event days, winds permitting. See story and photos of the 2010 Hangar Party.

Massey Air Museum