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Wittman is the 3rd busiest airport in the State of Wisconsin. From corporate travel to
flight training, aircraft manufacturing to aircraft repair, the airport is busy 365 days each year.
Click the play button to take a look at some of the activity that keeps Wittman bustling year round.

Wittman is home to the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) and the World's Greatest
Aviation Celebration®, AirVenture! Click the play button to see some of the exciting activities
that take place during the end of July each year here at Wittman Regional Airport.

EAA AIRVENTURE OSHKOSH 2019: FACTS AND FIGURES FOR A RECORD YEAR

“What I’m most proud of this year is how our volunteers, staff, and the community joined to overcome the challenges resulting from the massive storms that hit the airport and campground just prior to opening day. It took a true team effort to meet the additional demands on time and resources to provide services to our members and visitors.”  -EAA CEO and Chairman Jack Pelton Attendance: Approximately 642,000 – 6.8 percent above of 2018’s record total. “EAA members and aviation enthusiasts attended in large numbers, and stayed throughout the week. On July 22, we thanked Oshkosh residents for 50 years of support [...]

National Intercollegiate Flight Association SAFECON flight competition coming to EAA, Wittman Regional Airport in 2020

Oshkosh to host NIFA SAFECON Nationals for the first time EAA AVIATION CENTER, OSHKOSH, Wisconsin — (June 25, 2019) — The National Intercollegiate Flight Association (NIFA) SAFECON flight competition is coming to Oshkosh for the first time on May 18-23, 2020. SAFECON is the premier collegiate flight competition with over 500 competitors from more than 30 schools. Young pilots from across the country will compete for awards in a variety of aviation skills including: landing, navigation, preflight, flight planning, crew based simulations, safety, sportsmanship and more. The entirety of the competition will be hosted on the EAA grounds, utilizing both the convention grounds [...]

Governor Evers approves more than $600,000 for planning and pavement projects at Wittman Regional Airport

Governor Tony Evers approved funding totaling $400,000 to develop a master plan for the Wittman Regional Airport, Oshkosh, and an additional $218,000 for pavement maintenance. The airport is host to the annual Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) Air Venture event, which brings in more than 10,000 aircraft and approximately 500,000 people. This event is important to the airport, the Federal Aviation Administration, the aviation community, and surrounding communities and needs to be considered when looking at future projects. According to Lucas Ward, P.E., airport development engineer with the Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) Bureau of Aeronautics, the project will guide the airport’s development for [...]

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To be the premier General Aviation Airport in Wisconsin, facilitating a wide variety of uses and contributing to the economic growth of the region.

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To be the vibrant gateway to our community, building upon our legacy as a center of aeronautical innovation and be a year-round destination for the modern aviator.