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Types of EAA Memberships

Whether you are new to aviation, are interested in homebuilding or restoring, are a pilot, or just have planes on the brain, EAA is your year-round home for all forms of recreational flying.

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Membership Packages

Individual Membership

Become a part of the passionate EAA Family and gain access to EAA exclusive benefits and discounts

Family Membership

If aviation is a family affair, add a spouse and children (dependents must be under the age of 18) for only $12 extra

Lifetime Membership

Demonstrate you commitment to EAA and to aviation as a way of life and display your unique status with pride

Pricing $48/year $60/year $1,295/for lifetime
Sport Aviation Magazine, 12 monthly issues X X X
Member Discounts to EAA AirVenture Oshkosh X X X
Access to local EAA Chapters X X X
Resources to help make your flying more accessible and affordable X X X
EAA Advocacy - Preserving your right to fly X X X
Members only benefits and discounts X X X
Free admission to nearly 400 museums, include the EAA Aviations Museum in Oshkosh X X X
Exclusive web content and e-newsletters to keep you informed and connected X X X
Access to Warbirds, IAC and Vintage aviation communities X X X
Access to EAA benefits and offerings for your spouse/children X
Embroidered 3-in-1 personalized Lifetime Member Jacket X
Engraved Bronze Oak Award Plaque X
Lifetime Member Personalized I.D. Card, Embroidered Patch, Gold Pin, and Distinctive Decals X
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Student Membership

An EAA Student Membership is available FREE to any young person age 8 – 18 ½ who has completed a Young Eagles flight. A Young Eagles flight is the first step in a lifetime of exciting aviation experiences…and it’s free!  Find a free Young Eagle flight here.

Click here and enter the unique code that came with your logbook to activate your FREE EAA Student Membership.

Membership is free and includes:

  • FREE access to Sporty's Learn to Fly Course ($279 value)
  • FREE first flight lesson* ($130 value)
  • FREE admission to nearly 400 science and technology museums**
  • FREE Academy of Model Aeronautics Student Membership
  • FREE digital copy of EAA Sport Aviation magazine
  • Reimbursement for the cost of your FAA Knowledge Exam***
  • Access to valuable flight training awards, education scholarships, and Air Academy camperships

*Upon completion of the first three volumes of the Sporty's Learn to Fly Course.
** Facility must be located at least 90 miles or more from both the EAA AirVenture Museum in Oshkosh, Wisconsin and your home address.
** Any special display areas with an additional charge in the museum you are visiting are excluded.
*** Upon completion of the Sporty's Learn to Fly Course.

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