N12971 is owned and operated by Neo-Flites Flying Club and is based out of DuPage Airport (KDPA) in West Chicago, Illinois, about 35 miles from downtown Chicago. DPA is the second largest airport in Illinois in terms of acreage and has 24 hour control tower facilities.
The plane lives on the General Aviation ramp, located on the north side of the field off of North Avenue. There is ample parking and a FSDO building adjacent with a pilots lounge.
For more information on DPA, check out their website here.