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Regional Societies

Midwest Bonanza Society

Serving: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Wisconsin, Ohio, and Kentucky
Henry Fiorentini (President)
Capt. Larry Olson (Vice President)

About Us
The Midwest Bonanza Society (MBS) is a social organization with a common interest in Beechcraft Bonanza, Baron, and Travel Air airplanes seeking to bring together Beechcraft owners, operators, and enthusiasts from across the Midwest. We share fellowship, flying, and maintenance tips through our newsletter and organized fly-ins. The MBS provides a perfect forum to network with other Beechcraft enthusiasts.

Northeast Bonanza Group

Serving: Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, and Washington DC
Mike McNamara (President)
Paul Damiano (VP North)
Jack Murray (VP South)
Aram Basmadjian (Secretary)
Warren Oxman (Public Affairs)
Richard Campbell (Treasurer)
Doug Grevatt (Webmaster)
Tim Norcia (Newsletter)
Tel: 860-646-3383
28 Bruce Rd
Manchester, CT 06040

About Us
As an active regional organization of ABS, NEBG provides a unified avenue for those who own, operate, or just have an interest in the Beechcraft Bonanza, Baron, and Travel Air aircraft. Though centered around the Beechcraft Bonanza, Baron, and Travel Air, the NEBG is open to everyone regardless of aircraft ownership or flying experience. The only criteria to join us is the desire to share the passion of flight.

Northwest Bonanza Society

Serving: Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and British Columbia
John Foose (President)
Tad Santino (Secretary)
Fred Bassett (Treasurer)
Bill Stoelt (Director)
Tel: 425-836-0116
2310 216th Pl NE
Sammish, WA 98074

About Us
The Northwest Bonanza Society seeks to promote camaraderie and fellowship amongst Beechcraft pilots, owners, and enthusiasts, promote safety, and provide educational opportunities through social events.

Pacific Bonanza Society

Serving: Alaska, Arizona, California, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington
Stephen Blythe (President)
Bill Zander (Treasurer)
Rob Baskins (Membership Chairman)
Kathy Blythe (Communications, Event Coordinator)
Norm Hartz (Secretary)
Tel:209 267-5729
18221 Norlene Way Grass Valley, CA 95949

About Us
PBS is a social organization, providing an opportunity to fly to unique destinations and spend quality time with like-minded Beechcraft owners and enthusiasts. We organize several types of fly-ins, day trips, long weekends, and multiple-week Flying Safaris.

Rocky Mountain Bonanza Society

Ron Schmidt (President)
Stephen Blythe (Website)
Jan Ackerman(Administrator)
Scot Cook (Director)
Mike Crump Sr. (Director)
Scott Gale (Director)
William Griesinger (Director)
Robert Humphrey (Director)
Jan Schilmoeller (Director)
Capt. Bill Stovall (Director)
Phyllis Stovall (Director)
Serving: Colorado, Kansas, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana, Utah, and Wyoming
Contact: Tel: 308-284-6090
PO Box 890
Ogallala, NE 69153

About Us
We serve the needs of the owners and operators of all Beechcraft pilots in the Rocky Mountains, foster camaraderie with RMBS aviation outings and events, and work with ABS and AOPA to enhance pilot safety and education.

Southeastern Bonanza Society


Serving: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Mississippi, and Tennessee

Steve Hammers (President)
Randy Renz (Secretary)
Chip Mirman (Director)
Tom Snow (Director)
Pete Grass (Treasurer/Membership)

Southeastern Bonanza Society
P.O. Box 22100
Lexington, KY  40522-2100

About Us
SEBS is a social organization sharing a common appreciation of Beechcraft airplanes and utilizing them to take interesting trips for adventure and comradery!  SEBS – We’re flying places!

Southwest Bonanza Society

Serving: Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas
Cam Gulley (President)
John Whitehead (Vice President)
Wayne Lohmeyer (Secretary)
Shirley Roberts (Treasurer)
Directors: Chuck Fronce, Shirley Roberts, Rich Faust
Newsletters: Boyd Proctor

About Us
Where the fellowship of all Bonanza and Baron owner/operators is our fundamental focus!

International Regional Societies

Australian Bonanza Society

Serving: Australia
Contact: Peter Janssen (President)
Tel: 61 418 168 723
4/3 Civic Square
Croydon, VIC 3136, Australia

About Us
We are an enthusiastic group of aviators for whom a love of Beechcraft aircraft is our passion. We also share a strong commitment to the very highest standards of safety and airmanship.

Brazilian Bonanza Society

Serving: Brazil
Contact: Luis Gustavo Figueiredo (President)
Tel: +55-16-3810-1008
1611 Sao Joaquim Da Barra
SP Brazil 14600-000

About Us
Bonanza Clube do Brasil is a group of enthusiasts, owners, and pilots of Bonanza, Baron, and Beech aircraft. Bound by common interests, we joined together for an exchange of experiences and information regarding the products of Beech aircraft.

European Bonanza Society

Serving: Europe

Bernhard Randerath (President)
Tel: +49-172-2032312
Jahnstrasse 1a
21706 Drachtersen, Germany

About Us
The EBS is open to any pilot who is interested in operating piston aircrafts and in special Beechcraft-Bonanzas.