Annual Reunion

The Brodhead Pietenpol Association and EAA Chapter 431 sponsor the annual Pietenpol Reunion at at Brodhead Airport (C37) each July. This 4-day event is always scheduled the weekend preceding the big EAA Oshkosh convention so it’s easy to plan for years in advance. The next event will be July 20-23, 2023. If you plan to attend, read the information page here:

2023 Pietenpol/Hatz Reunion Information

Brodhead area lodging options are here:

The Reunion unofficially begins on Thursday afternoon with fellowship and an evening meal. Friday and Saturday have scheduled forums, fly-bys, rides and food service put on by EAA Chapter 431. Most people depart for home or Oshkosh on Sunday.

2023 Forum Schedule

Friday, July 21

• 1:00 p.m. – Poly-Fiber Covering by Joel Timblin.

Saturday, July 22

• 10:00 a.m. – Air Camper Build by Peter Jhones. Peter has a video presentation on building his Air Camper from start to finish.

• 1:00 p.m. – Electronic Ignition for Ford Model A by Richard Roller

• 3:00 p.m. – Corvair Engines by William Wynne. Renown expert holds his annual question and answer session on all topics related to Corvair engines and general Pietenpol design and flight safety.