Home > VansAirForceForums

-Advertise in here!
- Today's Posts | Insert Pics

Keep VAF Going
Donate methods

Point your
camera app here
to donate fast.

VAF on Twitter:

Old 12-08-2022, 08:18 AM
ntspdy ntspdy is offline
Join Date: Sep 2020
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Posts: 53
Default Help: Hangar Space in Charlotte

I recently found out my job is transferring me to Charlotte, NC and Iíve been on the hunt for hangar space. Seems like the Charlotte area suffers from the same problem the rest of the country has and the wait list for a spot is years long. Iím looking for any advice or info anyone may have regarding hangars or at least covered parking in the Charlotte area. Iíve called all the airports in the area and got my name on the list for what thatís worth. The folks at Rock Hill mentioned there were a bunch of private hangars with some RV guys around, would anyone here be part of that crew and have a lead on a spot? Thanks in advance for any info.
Reply With Quote
Old 12-08-2022, 09:55 AM
majuro15's Avatar
majuro15 majuro15 is offline
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: Charlotte, NC
Posts: 722

IPJ has a guy building some common hangars around the first of the year. Hangar lists around here are ridiculous.
Tim Huneycutt, Capt, NCANG
CRJ/PC-12 Pilot
N1017H RV-10 Flying 2019
EAA Lifetime Member 1106970
2022 VAF Dues Paid!
Reply With Quote
Old 12-09-2022, 04:18 AM
n6233u n6233u is offline
Join Date: Feb 2017
Location: Finger, NC
Posts: 70

Good luck! All of the county owned airports are full with decades long waiting lists. Bradford Field is grass in Concord and has a good community, you could also build a nice house with hangar at Long Island Airpark on Lake Norman.

FYI - EAA Chapter 309 is very active with lots of builds and weekly meetings.
-Jim Pantas
Building: RV-7a
Flying: Hatz CB-1
Reply With Quote
Old 12-14-2022, 06:01 AM
fixnflyguy fixnflyguy is offline
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Winston-Salem, N.C.
Posts: 1,649
Default What side of CLT will you be living?

I've worked in CLT (work in GSO now)but live 85 miles north, made the commute. CLT is a Big spread out area, and if your moving north of the city, 8A7 (Advance NC)where I have my RV-4 has quite a few open front hangars available, and has a waiting list for closed hangers which has had some recent turn over. Not sure how long the list is now, but I can check. May be an option to at least get you in the state. Its a " less polished", but friendly fun little airport out in the country. I live right next to it, and there are several RV's there. Occasionally, some hangar neighbors can accommodate a partner for short periods.
Bill E.
8A7 / Advance NC
Reply With Quote
Old 12-14-2022, 06:22 AM
sailvi767 sailvi767 is offline
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Charlotte NC
Posts: 1,519

Do you have a specific location you plan on living in the Charlotte area? If you will be North of town PM me.
RV-6 sold
F-1 Rocket
Reply With Quote
Old 12-14-2022, 09:43 AM
Sl2trike Sl2trike is offline
Join Date: Sep 2014
Location: Charlotte NC
Posts: 46
Default Hanger space

Goose Creek 28A has ramp tie down space available but the hangers have a waiting list. I was in Bradfords NC05 a few weeks ago and there were some empty shadeports. Might want to reach out to them. Good luck in your search.
N46AH at 28A
1995 RV-6A, O-360, CS, 180hp
Bought flying, 5/2021
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 05:18 PM.

The VAFForums come to you courtesy Delta Romeo, LLC. By viewing and participating in them you agree to build your plane using standardized methods and practices and to fly it safely and in accordance with the laws governing the country you are located in.