Stanton Airfield
Stanton Logo.png

The Latest Stanton Airfield News

The latest news from Stanton Airfield. The newsletter archive link includes copies of past issues.

The Grass Roots Flyer Newsletter

Nov 2019

Meeting with First Responders. Two new tailwheel endorsements and a new private pilot. Driveway and parking changes. Possible change in CTAF coming. MN DOT - Aeronautics inspection. Board member highlight. Recent visitors. Mason’s chair?

Oct 2019

June, July and August broke flight training records at Stanton Airfield. Busy glider operations require situational awareness. Stanton Composite Squadron, Civil Air Patrol has officially adopted the airport through the Minnesota DOT, Office of Aeronautics “Adopt an Airport” program. Driveway and drainage upgrades.

Sep 2019

Flight school news. Facility and maintenance shop updates. Presentation to Cannon Falls Rotary Club. Volunteer operations update.

Aug 2019

July was a record month at the flight school. New additions to the maintenance staff. A volunteer/board member profile. Annual Aviation Career Education (ACE) camp was held in July. Friends of Historic Carleton Airport update. State Senator Jerry Relf visits Stanton Airfield.

Jul 2019

A reminder to stay vigilant to the variety of air traffic around Stanton Airfield. Highlights from the annual Father’s Day Fly-in Breakfast. Two Aviation Career Education (ACE) camps were held in June. New solo pilots.

Jun 2019

A new hangar was completed in May. Northfield Schools held its annual career day in May and Stanton Sport Aviation was represented. FAA seminars were presented. Phil Schmalz was profiled as a Stanton volunteer.