Members – Volunteers

Be ready — The 2021 flying season is upon us. FOAA has completed three events and many more opportunities to volunteer. The Director of Operations is finding more events. The calendar is updated as soon as the events are official AND if you are subscribed to the FOAA calendar on your selected device you will receive automatic updates. Click on SUBSCRIBE.

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FOAA is using SignUp Genius for volunteers to select positions for events. Please ONLY sign up for ONE POSITIONFollow instructions to let us know if you can help in multiple areas by using the comment section. Remember… just because you volunteer does NOT mean you are automatically participating in the event. The Director of Ops will confirm each sign up in the published Operations Order.

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UPCOMING EVENTS 2021:

Event #4 — Wiregrass Ride Event on April 10th @ Blackwell Field, Ozark, AL — Our first in a series of ride events honoring regional aviation veterans. Sign ups have closed at this time. Please contact the Tent Boss at foaatentboss@gmail.com, if you are still interested in volunteering.

Event #5 — Melbourne Veterans Ride Event on April 16-18 @ Melbourne, FL — Our third away event is three days of ride events in support of the Florida Veterans Reunion. — This will be a five day event for volunteers with travel the day prior on April 15th and after on April 19th. Sign ups have closed at this time. Please contact the Tent Boss at foaatentboss@gmail.com, if you are still interested in volunteering.

Event #6 — Cross City, Florida Fly-in Ride Event on April 24th @ Cross City, FL — Our fourth away event. — click here to sign up.

Event #7 — Armed Forces Day Celebration on May 15th @ Troy University campus, Dothan, AL — We will be holding a special celebration at Troy University – Dothan campus to honor the men and women in our Armed Forces. Plans are in the making including a special program beginning at 9 am followed by rides starting at 10 am – it is turning out to be an exciting event if plans fall in line. — click here to sign up.

COMPLETED EVENTS 2021:

Event #1 — Annual Membership Meeting & Family Day on March 13th @ Blackwell Field, Ozark, AL. Completed. Outstanding event. Thank you for all of the support and effort with our first event of the 2021 flying season.

Event #2 — Taylor Made Festival Ride Event on March 27th @ Taylor, AL — Completed. Thank you to all of the volunteers who made this event so successful. The day started slow due to low clouds and accelerated to a very busy and long day. The Taylor and surrounding communities delivered an excellent turn out of riders for the event.

Event #3 — Panama City Beach Ride Event on April 3rd @ Beach Walk Center, Panama City Beach, FL — Completed. We had a great time providing rides from the Lyndsey Furniture Parking Lot and providing our host, Dat Cajun Place, a fly-by for their new location grand opening.

Volunteers are the backbone of our organization — YOU make FOAA great! — Thank you for your continuing support with your time and talents.

Contact Information

FRIENDS OF ARMY AVIATION

189 Heritage Way

Ozark, AL 36360

(334) 445-0008

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