Come Experience the 2019 COPPERSTATE Fly-In

& Expo in Conjunction with the Buckeye Air Fair | FEB 8-9-10

Youth Activities & Education

COPPERSTATE Fly-In fosters curiosity and helps to build a solid foundation in educating youth on aviation.

Outdoor Exhibitors

Come see the latest Kit Aircraft and other Aviation related displays.

Aviation Vendors

Aviation Vendors from around the globe display inside our Exhibit Hangar.

Aircraft Awards Judging

The COPPERSTATE Fly-In is a showplace for the builder and restorer. It is a place where owners and craftsman are rewarded for workmanship, ingenuity, and showmanship.

Experimental Aircraft

Amateur-built aircraft of all sizes and capabilities will be in attendance.

Warbird Displays

Aircraft that served in military service always draw a crowd.

LSA & Ultralight Aircraft

Some of the most innovative Light Sport Aircraft (LSA) and Ultralights attend the COPPERSTATE Fly-In.

Aviation Forums

Learn just about anything about everything to do with building, flying, restoring, maintaining aircraft, plus hear industry leaders discuss aviation’s future in daily forums.

Food & Refreshments

Walking around the COPPERSTATE Fly-In can make you hungry and thirsty — our Food Court is ready to serve you.

...And Much More!

There is lots to do and see at COPPERSTATE 2019 — we know there is something of interest for all who attend.

SEE YOU THERE!

We are thrilled to be hosting the COPPERSTATE Fly-In at Buckeye Municipal Airport (KBXK) in conjunction with the Buckeye Air Fair (click on the logo for the Air Fair website) on February 8, 9 & 10, 2019. We anticipate that the 2019 COPPERSTATE Fly-In will be our largest attended yet!  Best of all:

 

ATTENDANCE & PARKING ARE FREE!

 

Along with our traditional features such as: Educational Forums, Aircraft Displays, Aviation Vendors, Youth Activities and much more, this year there will also be an Airshow and other educational activities!

Put the date on your calendar — We hope to see you this February!

 

Awards

View The Award Winners

AeroMart

(Formerly FlyMart)

Flying In

Information For Pilots

Forums

Schedules

Driving In

Driving Directions

Camping

Info & Map

Exhibitors

Info for Exhibitors

Volunteers

Volunteer Info

(Some of the above links have been disabled until updated for our new venue)

Admissions

Admission to COPPERSTATE 2019

is FREE!

Yes, you read that correctly, we will not be charging admission to the
2019 COPPERSTATE Fly-In.
Bring your friends and family, you won't be disappointed.

Buckeye Municipal Airport

3000 S Palo Verde Rd, Buckeye, AZ 85326

(Parking will be announced at a future date)

 

Weather in the middle of February is typically clear, sunny with highs in the upper 60s. Lo in the mid-50s. Prepare and dress appropriately as sometimes the high will jump into the upper 70s.

Buckeye
58°
scattered clouds
humidity: 47%
wind: 5mph SW
H 45 • L 42
67°
Wed
65°
Thu
68°
Fri
64°
Sat

(KBXK)

Runway: 17-35 | 5500' X 75'

Elevation: 1033 MSL

CTAF/Unicom: 122.975

AWOS: 119.625

Phone: 623-649-6880

Located outside the Mode C Veil
and Class B Airspace

Thanks To Our Supporters & Sponsors!

About COPPERSTATE

Since its first event in 1973, COPPERSTATE Fly-In has been bringing together aviation enthusiasts in the southwest United States. COPPERSTATE Fly-In, Inc. is a volunteer run, 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to promoting recreational and general aviation through events, scholarships, and public education. Proceeds from the COPPERSTATE Fly-In help support scholarship programs for youth seeking careers in the aerospace industry.

The COPPERSTATE Fly-In is under the sole ownership, control, and operation of COPPERSTATE Fly-In, Inc. and not the Experimental Aircraft Association Inc. (EAA). COPPERSTATE is the largest Fly-In of its type in the western United States and the third largest Fly-In in the United States.

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Donate to COPPERSTATE!

Please, consider a donation to COPPERSTATE Fly-In to help keep the dream of flight alive! As a 501c3 non-profit organization, we pride ourselves in helping to introduce, share, and educate the public in aviation. Aside from the Fly-In event, where visitors can experience aviation in person, we offer other programs including a scholarship program for youth interested in aviation that sends them on an adventure to the EAA Air Academy in Oshkosh, Wisconsin.

Our event, programs, and future development rely on the kind donations from those interested in keeping aviation alive as much as we are. So please, consider a donation today!

COPPERSTATE FLY-IN, INC.
PO Box 1522
Queen Creek, AZ 85142

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