Maule’s 2nd Annual Homecoming Fly-In is just six weeks away. Last year’s event was a great success, in spite of the short notice and weather blocking many attendees from coming. Maule had over 100 people and 22 aircraft (Maules, Cirrus, Cessnas, and a Grumman Widgeon) in attendance. They are expecting at least double attendance for this year’s event.
The event is scheduled for September 26-28, 2014. Maule pilots, owners, and many other pilots and aviation enthusiast will be converging on Spence Field to learn more about Maule aircraft and our current and future models, as well as factory tours, flight competitions, aircraft showcases, food fun and fellowship.
WHEN: September 26-28, 2014 (Friday-Sunday)
WHERE: Maule Air, Inc. at Spence Field (KMUL) in Moultrie, GA.
WHO: All Maule owners and any other aircraft that would like to join in the fun. The more the better.
WHAT: Factory tours, fun and educational learning stations, entertaining and interesting guest speakers, plus lots of flying on area grass strips, STOL demonstrations, Food, Fun & Fellowship. BBQ at the Maule Hangar on Saturday night.
COST: No admission or airplane camping fee. Raffle prizes on Sat. night. If you would like to donate a raffle item, please PM me. It would be greatly appreciated.
FUEL: Fuel will be available On-site or at KMGR, just 6 NM away.
CAMPING: You can camp beside your plane at Maule Air, Inc.
SHOWERS: There are two shower buildings on the field. Bring your own Towels & Toiletries.
HOTEL ROOMS IN-TOWN FOR OVERNIGHT STAY: There are several hotels in Moultrie, that have blocks of rooms available. Each hotel has a hot breakfast in the morning. There is a block of 20 rooms available at the special rate, on a first come, first serve basis.
THE HAMPTON INN: (229) 616-7777, is giving a special rate of $80+Tax/night for a standard room. 5 suites will be available for $92+Tax/night. Must be reserved by September 5, 2014. You can book your room directly at
THE HOLIDAY INN & SUITES: (229) 890-9900, is giving a special rate of $85+Tax/night for a standard room and $95+Tax/night for a suite for Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights. Must be reserved by September 23, 2014
TRANSPORTATION: Transportation will be available to and from Moultrie. Details to follow.
FOOD: A Fly-In Breakfast will be provided by the local EAA Chapter on Saturday Morning for a Donation. Food and Drinks will be available for purchase on-site at lunchtime on Saturday. BBQ on Saturday night at the Maule Pilot’s Lounge. Moultrie also has a wide variety of restaurants.
WHAT TO DO IN MOULTRIE: There are some great antique shops in Moultrie on our historic downtown square, a Genealogy Library, a Museum of Colquitt County history, an Arts Center, and other area attractions. Check out the Moultrie Chamber Link http://www.moultriechamber.com/, and give them a call.
SATURDAY NIGHT: BBQ in the Pilot’s Lounge.
IMPORTANT: For the campers, bring your own tie-downs. There are no tie-downs on the grass. There are plenty on the ramp (but that’s no fun!).