GMAG 2023 - May 19th and 20th
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The Great Minnesota Aviation Gathering

Friday and Saturday, May 17 and 18, 2024
Buffalo Municipal Airport (KCFE), Buffalo, MN

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Friday, May 19 & Saturday, May 20, 2023

Buffalo Municipal Airport (KCFE), Buffalo MN

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The Gathering will feature educational sessions and a variety of vendors of aviation-related products. Our “Hangar Flying” sessions will cover a broad range of timely topics, including VFR and IFR flight operations, preflight considerations, seaplane operations, aviation medicine and medical certification, engine maintenance, flight seeing, US Forest Service and DNR flight operations, experimental aircraft building, local and state governments …and much more!

Want to Avoid Long Registration Line at the GMAG?  Renew your membership Online!

We share your frustration with what can be a bit of a wait at the registration table.  Last year was particularly troublesome and we wish to make this an easy process.  You can simplify this process greatly by renewing your membership online by clicking on the following link!  Remember, one of the benefits of being a member of the Minnesota Pilots Association is free admission to both days of the GMAG!  An added benefit of registering online BEFORE the event is that you will receive a complimentary 2023 GMAG hat!   Click here to renew or join!

Key Points for Aviators Flying Into the GMAG

We encourage and welcome those pilots who choose to fly to the 2022 GMAG at the Buffalo Municipal Airport (KCFE)! Please have the following included in your preflight briefing and preparation:

  1. Check NOTAMS that may apply to KCFE
  3. For those who wish to tie down in the grass, please bring your FLYTIES, CLAW or other devices for tying down.
  4. For those who wish to camp at the airport Friday night, please do not plan on open fires. A fire pit with firewood will be provided in a designated area. "Porty Potties" will be available for your use.
  5. Please note that it is important to secure your own aircraft. Neither the Minnesota Pilots Association nor the Buffalo airport are responsible for tying down your aircraft. GMAG Hours are from 9:00-5:00, Friday, May 19 and from 8:30-4:00 on Saturday, May 20

Membership Renewals Can Now Be Done Online!

If you have not renewed your membership Minnesota Pilots Association membership in the last year and you'd like to, you can now renew online.

If you are unsure of your membership status, no problem. We can help you check membership status and renew your membership if needed at the event registration table.

Day passes are available for purchase at the registration table.

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Exhibits Open 8:00 am, Close 5 pm.

Saturday, May 20st Hangar Flying Schedule

Exhibits Open 8:00 am, Close 4 pm.

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2024 GMAG Hangar Flying Sessions

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Saturday, May 18

Friday, May 17th Hangar Flying Schedule

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