Florida Sonex Association Member
Assistance Pilots
(MAP)

Member Assistance Pilot (MAP).
MAP's are key Current Pilot/Builder members at specific airports within the state of Florida who
have volunteered  to provide support to Florida Sonex Association Member Pilots and visiting
Sonex Pilots in the event they have aircraft problems when near a MAP airport. Support
provided is based upon each MAP's capabilities and desires and MAY include tools, ground
transportation and in some cases even a place to stay, Temporary  hanger or tie down as
needed to get you and your Sonex back in the air and on your way. Of course this is based
upon availability at each MAP's Home Airport. If your visiting Florida and flying near an FSA
MAP airport, give them a call and stop in at a the MAP hangar and say hello. The MAP Airports
are listed below.

If you would like to become a Member Assistance Pilot, and are a current member, please take
the time to fill out the application at the link below. Remember that this information will be made
available on our website on this new MAP page

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Airport;
Marion County Airport (X35), Central
Florida, Dunnellon and Ocala
MAP;
Mike January
FSA/MAP 001, Waiex 23, Corvair 3.0

Located in Hangar T-A-5, SE corner of Marion County Airport. (X35)

FSA Contact Phone;
352-794-3528
Cell Phone; 352-634-5340
Assistance Available;

Fuel : 100 LL / JP4

Tools                                                Rental cars near airport
Tie Down                                          Hotels/ Motels nearby
Restroom                                          Auto parts store nearby
Vending machine                              Restaurants within 5 miles
Pilots lounge                                     Hospital within 6 miles
Will allow work in hangar                   Hangar may be available
AeroVee Support                              A&P Mechanic on field
Jabiru 2200 Support
Mike's comments;
I am willing to provide transportation support to help you get the parts you need. I have numerous tools
available with engine hoist, engine stand etc. And will assist you as needed.

I keep some AeroVee engine repair and service parts on hand at the hangar.
Airport;
Hernando County Airport (BKV),
Central Florida, Brooksville, FL
MAP;
Jim Wright FSA/MAP-037,
Onex 064 (yellow Jacket)
Flying

Loccated in Hangar, Hernando County Airport (BKV)

Contact Phone: 352-428-5298
Assistance Available;

Fuel : 100 LL / JP4- services and fuel are available only during normal operational hours at the FBO.

Tools                                                EAA Chapter Hangar for 1298 Located on airport
Tie Down-EAA                                  Hotels/ Motels nearby
Restroom                                          Auto parts store nearby
Vending machine                              Restaurants with 5 miles
Pilots lounge                                     Hospital within 6 miles
Will allow work in hangar                  
AeroVee Support                             
Jabiru 3300 Support
Jim's comments;

I have numerous tools available with engine hoist, engine stand etc. And will assist you as needed.
This page is under constant revision. More MAPs pending
Airport;
Valkaria Airport (X59), East Coast
South of Melborne, Florida
MAP;
Walter Eisenmann
FSA/MAP 017, Sonex, Tri Gear, AeroVee

Located in Hangar  Valkaria Airport (X59).

Contact Phone: 321-795-9309
Assistance Available;

Fuel : 100 LL

Tools                                      Tie Down                                        
Restrooms                               post office near          
Pilots lounge                           Hospital near               
AeroVee Support                              
MAP;
George Barth
FSA/MAP 007, Waiex 35 , Jabiru 3300

Located in Hangar at New Smyrna Beach (KVEB)

Contact Phone: Cell 386-214-5652, Hm 386767-1959
Airport;
New Smyrna Beach Airport (KVEB),
East Coast, Central
Airport;
Zephyrhills (ZPH)
Central- East of Tampa, Zephyrhills, Florida
MAP;
Jack Leidenheimer FSA/MAP 035, Sonex 872,
Turbo-AeroVee Flying- AP, IA, CFI, CFII

Located in Hangar ,
Zephyrhills Municipal Airport (ZPH)
Zephyrhills, FL
Contact Phone: 813-610-7184
Assistance Available;

Fuel : 100 LL / Jet A

Tools                                                Rental cars near airport                                Post Office near
Tie Downs                                        Hotels/ Motels nearby
Restroom                                         Auto parts store nearby
Vending machine                              Restaurants
Pilots lounge                                     Hospital within 6 miles
Will allow work in hangar                   Hangar may be available
AeroVee Support                              A&P Mechanic ** Note: MAP is A&P
Jabiru 2200 Support                         Commercial Transportation available
Jabiru 3300 Support                         Phone
Jack's Comments;

Please feel free to call and I would be pleased to meet you if my schedule permits. Of course call if you
need help anywhere in my area.

I am in hanger at ZPH. However I am also very well acquainted with Manatee as well as Wimauma
airfields nearby.

Jack L
Assistance Available;

Fuel : 100 LL / JP4

Tools                                                Rental cars near airport                        Post Office near
Tie Down                                          Hotels/ Motels nearby
Restroom                                          Auto parts store nearby
Vending machine                              Restaurant
Pilots lounge                                     Hospital near
Hangar may be available                  Commercial Transportation Available      
AeroVee Support                              A&P Mechanic on field
Jabiru 2200 Support                        Weather Information Available
George's Comments;
Walter's Comments;