Welcome to the DuPage Pilots Association


The FAA has recently replaced AC-90-66A regarding recommended procedures for operations at at non-towered airports with AC-90- 66B. The link above will take you to the document.

DPA Events:
The Dupage Pilots Association Early Season Safety Seminar has now been rescheduled for June 2.  As in the past Mukenschnabl Aviation has generously made his Hanger on the North Ramp of the Dupage Airport available for this event. The main speaker will be the all around aviation notable  Gerry F. Ventrella whose topic will be back to basics. This will cover Stick and Rudder Skills, Navigation, Situational Awareness, and the accidents which arise from pilots lack of proficiency in them. The Airport Authority as well as the Dupage tower are expected to participate. As always coffee and cookies will be available prior to the event with lunch provided following. Event Poster


Reminder: Next Saturday, May 19th, The Dupage Pilots Association Board will meet at 10:30am in the GA Pilots Lounge at the north ramp. All are welcome.

Keep in mind every Saturday Morning 
Coffee, Breakfast Snacks, and lively Hanger Talk is available in the 
Pilot Lounge inside the former Government Building. A weather permits the morning get together is normally concluded with a decision of where to fly for lunch.

The New Dupage Airport T-Shirts will be for sale at all Dupage Pilot Association Events. Note that there is new pricing for current and new members of $5.00 for their initial purchase with additional available for $10.00. A deal like none other. The non-member price remains at $15.00.

Most Recent Event:
Dupage Pilots Association general meeting was held at the flight center on Thursday February 22nd at 7:30 pm, refreshments (Pizza and Soda) and hanger talk at 7. American Airlines 787 captain described here interesting aviation career from the Army to civilian private pilot and beyond, training to FAA controller, Commercial General Aviation, American Airlines, Army Helicopter Aviation, Combat it Afghanistan, and back to the Airlines with a major lifestyle change. Followed by a interesting question and answer period.

"Safer Flying at a Better DuPage" is the motto on which the DuPage Pilots Association was founded upon. As extracted from the “Association By Laws,” the purpose of the association shall include promoting the safe practical, judicious, unified use of DuPage Airport and promoting a deep sense of safety and responsibility of private pilots while educating members and informing the public about the issues affecting safe and effective airport use.

We hope you'll enjoy our website and look forward to seeing you flying at DuPage Airport. Suggestions regarding our website can be sent to our new e-mail address at DuPagePilots@gmail.com.

Join DuPage Pilot's Association:
Membership is still only $15 per year the same as it has been for as long as anyone can remember. Come join us for coffee, doughnuts, and hanger flying every Saturday morning at 10:30 AM. Maybe you'll even meet someone with an extra seat that's flying out for lunch! Click on the Membership tab to join or renew.

 
 

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Listen to DPA Tower Live at Live ATC.net: http://www.liveatc.net/search/?icao=kdpa
 

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We are located at the DuPage Airport North Ramp in the (FSDO) Government Building  
 
31W775 North Ave., Suite #108
DuPage Airport, West Chicago, IL 60185
Phone: (630) 492-1DPA
 

 

 

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