Chapter 555

Las Cruces, NM

You Are Invited!


High Desert Fly-In October 18th - 20th 2019

Location: Las Cruces Airport (KLRU), 8990 Zia Blvd, Las Cruces, New Mexico 88007

Date: October 18th to October 20th,

Cost: Free

Contact: (575) 640-0312

You are personally invited to attend the High Desert Fly-In, Friday Oct-18 thru Sunday October 20th, at the Las Cruces Airport (KLRU).   

Enjoy our beautiful Fall flying weather with 100-mile visibility, breathtaking mountain views, explore our rich heritage at the Farm & Ranch Museum, shop in Old Mesilla and sample the best authentic Mexican food in the nation. 

Saturday, come to the Wings & Wheels ‘Fest, 9 am to 4 pm at LRU, showcasing airplanes and helicopters large and small, along with the finest vintage cars, muscle cars, & hot rods in southern New Mexico.  Bring the family out to explore aerospace & technology displays and enjoy the best food trucks in Mesilla Valley.

Before you depart Sunday, attend EAA Chapter 555’s famous Pancake Breakfast 8 to 10 am, and enjoy green chili omelets, blueberry pancakes and more!

Camping is available!

Fly in, drive in, or RV in, this is a “Can’t Miss Event!

The High Desert Fly-In is hosted by EAA Chapter 555, a fundraiser for aviation scholarships for youth in Mesilla Valley, and is free to the public.

Discount on Avfuel: .50 cents/gallon (100LL) at Southwest Aviation & Francis Aviation

Discount Lodging -

La Quinta Mesilla Valley - $59 a night: 575-524-0331
SpringHill Suites - $89 a night: 575-541-8887
Reference “High Desert Fly-in” when making hotel reservations above.

Car Rental - Call for Enterprise Rentals: 575-524-8047


Fly in, drive in, or RV in, this is a “Can’t Miss Event!

For more Info: 575-640-0312

See you here!

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