News and Events
Join us for an event or come on by for some hangar talk...
September 24, 2016
Girls in Aviation Day
Join Us for Girls in Aviation Day - 2016
Please help us again by having you hanger open for an hour and sharing your love for aviation with this group of girls! It will be 9:30 – 10:30 on Saturday, Sept 24th. We already have RSVPs from Girls, scout groups and enthusiastic families.
July 11, 2016
Beware! Aurora State (UAO) Airport (Aurora, OR) airspace has been designated as Class D airspace. This change has led to a marked increase in pilot deviations identified by the FAA. Before beginning a flight into this airspace please become familiar with current aeronautical publications
See the sectional here
July 12, 2016
The House this week passed third-class medical reforms as part of an extension deal with Senate negotiators to keep the Federal Aviation Administration running through the September 2017.
What's going on and around Pearson Field...
- The Pearson Air Museum is a great place to stop to see vintage aircraft and get a history lesson...
ATTRACTIONS, SHOPPING, and DINING
- It's just a short walk into downtown Vancouver where you'll find a variety of shopping and dining establishments to choose from. Here's a few ideas to get you started...
STRETCH YOUR LEGS
- Walk to the West to go downtown; there's a great Saturday market in the park (1) and restaurants; head South of the field to access the riverfront trail system (2) and beautiful views of the Columbia; to the East (3) is more shopping and restaurants and to the North is Fort Vancouver (4) and expansive parks ...
- Stop by the mid-field Pilot Lounge for some hangar talk or to check the weather and do flight planning - and yes - there's open WIFI for your convenience :-)