2016 LadiesLoveTaildraggers Texas Fly-in!

Yes, we’re coming to Texas in 2016!

The 2016 LadiesLoveTaildraggers

Fly-in/Splash-in!

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We were forced to cancel our 2015 KSLR fly-in just 4 days before the event when a tornado hit KSLR but we’re not giving up that easy!

KSLR, SULPHUR SPRINGS MUNICIPAL AIRPORT, TX

FRIDAY to SUNDAY, JUNE 3 – 5, 2016

EARLY ARRIVALS THURS. JUNE 2

• 5000′ Hard-surface runway. 2000′ Grass runway. Municipally owned lake.

• Home of Legend Cub

• Camping & showers on field/Group hotel rate

• Friday & Saturday Fly-outs

Contact airport manager Joey Baker for water landing instructions

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Everyone welcome!

Accommodations

  • Best Western Trail Dust Inn & Suites, recently remodeled, free breakfast. $64.99 for king or 2 queen beds (regular price $89.99). Suites at special price of $74.99. Free hot breakfast. Contact Lenny Blanton @ 903-440-1414 and ask for LadiesLoveTaildraggers Special Rate. Pet friendly. Best Western, Sulphur Springs
  • Hampton Inn, Sulphur Springs, TX. Phone 903-439-4646:  Hampton Inn, Sulphur Springs
  • Camping on Field: Bring your tents and gear & sleep under your wing. There are several indoor restrooms as well as outside porta poties. Golf carts will be provided to get you to and from the indoor showers on the perimeter of airport property.

Food & More

All meals available for purchase on the field starting noon Friday. Friday & Saturday evening meals must be pre-paid upon arrival at KSLR – check in at office. Breakfast Saturday & Sunday prepared by local EAA Chapter 1094. Food trucks for lunch on the field. Friday & Saturday evenings Miranda Lambert’s Red 55 Winery will be on site sampling wines and selling by the glass & bottle.

Transportation

A trolley will run between the airport, motels and downtown/restaurants during the fly-in every 30 minutes.

 Schedule

Thursday, June 2, Early Arrivals: Fly-in, splash-in or drive-in. Set up camp or get your motel. Breakfast & lunch available across the street at the Redbarn Cafe. Transportation provided to restaurants downtown for dinner and to motels.

Friday, June 3: Arrivals all day. 11:00 a.m. group departure for fly-out lunch, destination TBD. Lunch also available at KSLR. Evening Dinner must be paid in advance. Take a Legend Cub demo flight and visit Legend Aircraft. Zumba with Kelly!

Saturday, June 4. Arrivals all day. Breakfast & lunch on the field. 10:00 a.m. group departure for Poker Run. This is Saturday’s big event so please fly along. Stops TBD. Poker Run to benefit the LadiesLoveTaildraggers Scholarship Fund. $25 Hand/Purchase at office upon arrival/registration. Evening Dinner must be paid in advance.

Sunday, June 5. Breakfast on field. Departures.

Fly-in Registration

Everyone is welcome to attend but Pre-Registration to the LLT Fly-in is required! It’s impossible to calculate meal service, transportation and ground support without a rough headcount so PLEASE fill in the short registration form. We understand your attending is weather dependent, but for planning purposes, if you think you’ll be there please let us know.

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