EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2013 Visitor Guide

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General information, exhibitors, and event schedules for the aviation's greatest celebration.

Transcript of EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2013 Visitor Guide


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    General Information2 Visitor Services6 Dining12 Shopping14 Neighborhoods44 AirVenture Map

    Exhibitors18 Exhibitors A to Z34 Exhibitor Location Maps

    Daily Events Schedule 48 Saturday, July 27

    48 Sunday, July 28

    50 Monday, July 29

    54 Tuesday, July 30

    60 Wednesday, July 31

    66 Thursday, August 1

    74 Friday, August 2

    80 Saturday, August 3

    84 Sunday, August 4

    FIND THE LATEST NEWS & SCHEDULESchedule changes happen. Check these sources for the latest AirVenture presentation, news, and event information, including the daily air show, before heading to your event.

    Online: www.airventure.org/Schedulewww.airventure.org/Mobile

    Apps:Sportys o cial EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2013 app for Apple and Android smartphones and tablets, available

    through the iTunes App Store, Google Play, and Amazons Android App Store.

    Social Media:

    Facebook: Facebook.com/EAAHQ

    Twitter: @EAAUpdate

    Use #OSH13 to follow what the community is saying on Twitter, Facebook, Flickr, YouTube, and other social media sites.

    Print:The daily newspaper AirVenture Today is located in newspaper boxes around the grounds.

    Radio:EAA Radio: AM 1210, 96.5 FM,www.airventure.org/Radio

    Mobile Phone:Text OSHFUN to 69050 to subscribe to Features & Attractions alerts (maximum 8 per day).Unsubscribe at any time by texting STOP to 69050.

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  • 2AA/Al-Anon Meetings Mon-Sun, 7-9:30am at the Nature

    Center Tent 1 (F-8).

    Activities Center (L-8)Hours: Registration only Sun, 8am-4pm;Registration & Classes: Mon-Sat, 8am-4pm;

    Sun, 8am-12pm Get AirVenture information, view a lm at the Flying Cinema, take an Aerobics Class, use the Family Message Center, learn a new skill at the Craft Tent, or meet others at the Hospitality Pavilion. Classes ll up fast. Registration in advance is strongly recommended.

    AirVenture Museum (B-8)Hours: Sat, 8:30am-5pm; Sun-Wed & Fri-Sat,

    8am-6pm; Thurs, 8am-3pm; Sun, 8am-4pmMuseum attractions: An impressive collection

    of more than 200 historic airplanes, six movie theaters, art and photo galleries, ight simulators, interactive galleries for kids of all ages, fascinating speakers and programs.

    ATM (Automatic Teller Machines) AirVenture Museum Lobby (B-8)Bus Park (G-11)Camp Scholler Assistance Center (G-15)EAA Wearhouse Southeast Corner (J-12) FlyMarket (H-14)International Market Twin Oaks (K-12)Main Admission Gate (G-13)North 40 Merchandise Tent (H-4)North 40 Registration (J-4)Red Barn Camp Store (G-14)Sky Shoppe (L-10)Ultralight Barn (K-18)West Camp Store (C-14)

    Baby Diaper Changing/Nursing Diaper changing stations are located at the

    Kiddie Kockpit area next to the Theater in the Woods (K-15) and at KidVenture (C-7). Diaper changing and a baby nursing room are located next to Medical Services (K-10).

    Car Trouble Report car problems to Security at920-230-7754.

    On Site Church ServicesNon-denominational ServiceFergus Chapel (E-8), Sun 7/28, 8:30-9am;Sun 8/4, 8:309am

    Fellowship of the Wing ServiceFergus Chapel (E-8),Daily, Mon-Sat, 7:15-7:45am

    Jewish Shabbat ServiceFergus Chapel (E-8), Fri 8/2, 6pm

    Catholic MassForum Pavilion 7 (J-9), Sat 8/3, 6pmTheater in the Woods (K-15), Sun 8/4, 10:15am

    Protestant ServiceTheater in the Woods (K-15), Sun 8/4, 9:15am

    O site church information is available at www.visitoshkosh.com/attractions.


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  • 3Disabled Guest Transportation Onsite trams have one tram per route with

    handicap accommodations. Single-seat personal electric convenience vehicles, speci cally designed for those with disabilities, are allowed on the convention site and can also be rented near the Main Admission Gate (G-13). Automobiles, golf carts, motorcycles, mopeds, bicycles, personal transportation machines such as Segways, and all-terrain vehicles are not recognized as authorized vehicles for those with disabilities and are not allowed on the convention site.

    Emergency Aircraft Repair (aka Cys Garage) Emergency aircraft repair is available near

    Vintage Camping (Box 270, L-16), from 8am-5pm from Sat 7/27 through Sat 8/3, and until early afternoon on Sun 8/4. Call 920-230-7795 during those hours or contact Cy Galley at the 24-hour hotline at 309-738-0522. Minor repairs are available on Fri 7/26.

    Information LocationsEAA Convention Headquarters (eastside

    window) (J-12) Hours: Mon-Sat, 7am-7pmEAA Welcome Center (J-12) Hours: Mon-Sat,

    8am-9pm; Sundays, 8am-5pm Main Admission Gate & Assistance Center

    (G-13) Hours: Mon-Sat, 7:45am-3pm; Sun 6:45am-3:30pm

    Communications Center (L-13) Hours: Sat-Sat 24 hours; Sun, until end of airshow

    Lost & Found (L-10) Hours: Mon-Sun, 8am-5pmInternational Visitors Tent (K-12) Hours: Mon-

    Sat, 8am-5pm; Sun 8am-12pm

    Kid I.D. BandsFree of charge at any Admission Gate. Include

    onsite or local phone number on band.

    Kiddie Kockpit (K-14)Hours: Daily 9am-5pmGeared for babies and toddlers up to age 3,

    Kiddie Kockpit provides a tent for shelter, toys for the kids to explore, and a fenced in area for outdoor play. Theres also a private area for nursing mothers, special needs changing, tube feeding or kids in need of a quick nap.

    KidVenture (C-7)Hours: Mon-Sat, 9am-3:30pm; Sun, 9am-2pmLocated at Pioneer Airport, KidVenture

    encourages children and teens to explore several areas of aviation, including ying and building aircraft, through hands-on activities, speakers, simulators, and demonstrations.

    Lost & Found Hours: Mon-Sun, 8am-5pm The Lost & Found building is located southwest

    of EAA Sky Shoppe (L-10). Stop by or call920-232-7910. After EAA AirVenture weekcall 920-426-6542.

    Medical Services (K-10)Hours: Mon, 8am-8pm; Tues, Thurs & Fri,

    8am-7pm; Wed & Sat, 8am-9pm; Sun, 8am-4:30pm

    The Medical Services building (K-10) is located northeast of the FAA Control Tower o of Waukau Avenue before Wittman Road. For an emergency call 911.

    Security EAA Security operates 24 hours (920-230-7754).

    The Sheri s Department is located on Waukau Ave., west of the Control Tower (J-11).

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  • 4Severe Weather Mobile Phone AlertsSign up to receive text message weather alerts

    for potential bad weather. Text OSHALERT to 69050. (Available for United States and its territories only.) Alerts run Thurs 7/25 to Sun 8/4, or cancel at anytime by texting STOP to 69050. Message and Data Rates May Apply. View the Comprehensive Terms & Conditions of this program at: https://www.iss247.com/index.php/privacy-policy.

    Shipping Services (for visitors only)Inbound shipping label instructions:

    Attendee NameCell Phone # to contact during conventionC/O EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2013Global Experience Specialists (GES)1001 West Waukau Ave.Oshkosh, WI 54902Pick up shipments at the GES Service Center

    (Booth 212, H-13) located just west of Garmin Exhibit Hangar D.

    Outbound instructionsVisit the FedEx onsite tent located at the

    west side of Aircraft Spruce & Specialty Exhibit Hangar A (Booth #472, I-12) or the GES Service Center. Account number needed for UPS shipments. U.S. Postal Service is o site at 1025 W. 20th Avenue, Oshkosh. U.S postage stamps are available at the EAA Wearhouse (J-12), Sky Shoppe (L-10), and Museum Gift Shop (B-8).

    Transportation Bus Park (G-11) Shuttle bus arrivals/departures

    around the grounds and surrounding cities.Oshkosh Bus Transit Oshkosh area busing:

    920-232-5340 or www.airventure.org/otsKobussen Bus Bus and taxi-like service: 920-

    376-0652 or visit the Kobussen Bus tent at Bus Park (G-11)

    Lamers Bus Lines Van, sedan, limousine, and bus service: 800-236-1240 or www.golamers.com

    VolunteeringHours: Daily 8am-5pmJoin the fun by volunteering at AirVenture or

    year-round. Sign up at the Volunteer Center located near Camp Scholler (G-14) or at EAA Convention Headquarters eastside window. (J-11). You can also visit www.eaa.org/support/volunteer.asp. Lots of volunteer opportunities are available!

    Wi-FiEAA and Bendix/King by Honeywell provide

    complimentary Wi-Fi. Check the AirVenture map for Wi-Fi hotspots and Wi-Fi stations with electricity. (Note: roaming service is unavailable.) Having problems? Call or visit the Wi-Fi help desk (920-230-7831) at the Campground Internet Caf in Camp Scholler