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We have reached our maximum membership cap and are accepting new members only on a wait list basis.  
As of January 2021 the wait time is approximantly 12-18 months.
Please contact the Membership Director listed below for the most current wait time estimate.  In order to get on the wait list, fill out the following: Wait List Form and follow the instructions.   You will be considered for membership when your name raises to the top of the list.

All prospective members must read the T-Craft Information and Application Packet which includes detailed information on T-Craft policies, operating procedures, and the application form you need to fill out.

It is also recomended that you read the Constitution and By-Laws to understand how the club is organized and run by its members.  Minimum age for any member is 16 years old.

If you have questions about the club or waitlist, please contact the Membership Director, Jim Hudson, at 208-863-4835 or flynjim@yahoo.com, or any member of the Board of Directors.

Process for Joining T-Craft Aero Club

You will need to attend the next T-Craft Board Meeting to be accepted for membership.  A list of upcoming meeting dates is available on the T-Craft Calendar.

All new members, including Student pilots, must have a current FAA Medical (or Basic Med for current pilots) before joining the club

Please provide the original or copies of the following items to your T-Craft Board Meeting interview:

bulletCompleted Membership Application
bullet Completed New Member Questionnaire
bulletCheck payable to T-Craft Aero Club for appropriate membership fee ($800 for Class I or $1,200 for Class II)
bulletDriver's license copy
bulletDriving record which can be purchased online from the Idaho DMV.  This link was current as of 1/31/2021, but subject to change.  Request a personal record, complete history.  Idaho Department of Motor Vehicles
bullet Completed Pilot History Questionnaire
bulletCurrent pilots need to bring copies of your:
_Medical Certificate or Basic Med documents,
_Pilot Certificate (both sides), and
_Flight Review endorsement.  New student pilots can provide these documents as they are earned after joining the club.

The T-Craft hangar is located at the Nampa Municipal Airport.  The main security gate is on Airport Road immediately west of the Warhawk Air Museum.  View the map or get driving directions from .  For security reasons, the gate code will not be published here.  Please contact the Membership Director for further instructions to the T-Craft hangar.

First Things to do as a New Member

bulletAfter being approved for membership by the Board of Directors, you will need to attend the next general membership meeting (see the club calendar for dates).  You can schedule planes and start flying after your check-out immediately after board approval, however you must attend the next general membership to be introduced, and voted in by the club membership.
bulletSetup a time to meet with your sponsor (any existing club member).  Don't worry if you don't already know a club member, we will find a sponsor for you.  Your sponsor will show you around the hangar, answer your questions, and make sure you understand the procedures for reserving, checking out a plane, refueling, and post-flight cleaning.
bulletYou will need to get checked out by a club approved CFI for all models you intend to fly. Schedule a club check out flight(s) with a club-approved instructor For each aircraft model, you'll have to fill out a data sheet prior to your checkout flight(s).  Aircraft checklist and POH are on the fleet page.  Print out the check-out documents and bring to your club check out session.  Check-Out Documents