Salem Pilots Association

Mcnary Field Airport (KSLE)
Salem, OR 973080105
Phone: 503-508-0378

Club Facilities

  • Clubhouse
  • Online Flight Scheduler
  • Restrooms
  • Kitchen/Food
  • AOPA Network Club


A Flying Club based at McNary Field in Salem, Oregon (SLE)

The oldest continuously operating flying club west of the Mississippi, SPA was formed in 1952 by 4 charter members who purchased a Cessna 140.

Today, there are 30 members, and the club operates at Cessna 172 and a Grumman Cheetah. The club's hanger has been modernized and includes a pilot lounge/meeting space. Members are able to schedule use of the aircraft via a web-based scheduling system (

Type of Flying Available

  • VFR
  • Local
  • Cross Country


Club Details

  • Organization Type: Not-for-Profit
  • Average Membership Size: 30
  • Average number of Aircraft: 2
  • Memberships Currently Available: Yes

Club Contacts

  • David O'Keeffe (Membership)
  • 503-551-1303 ()
  • John Pavelich (Maintenance)
  • 503-510-3410 ()