Meeting February 2016

Posted on Feb 17 2016 | No Comments
Hello, fellow aviation enthusiasts! The next meeting is this Saturday, February 20, 2016 9:30 am at KWHP. As usual, it will be held in the abandoned hulk of a building that was our beloved airport restaurant. We have some urgent topics to talk about! We have a chance to host the EAA B17 in May. If we host it we need to get a lot of member support on this stop. It... Read More »

Chapter Meeting January 2016

Posted on Jan 13 2016 | No Comments
Hello all members. Happy New Year! Time flies, so to speak. (Little aviation joke there; get it?) Our next meeting — first for the year — is this Saturday, 01/16/2016.  Same old place: KWHP, in the ghostly remains of the former Rocky’s restaurant, at 9:30 am. And no, there isn’t a new restaurant yet like they promised; quit asking. Bring... Read More »

Hloiday Party 2015

Posted on Dec 08 2015 | No Comments
Greetings, and Happy Holidays! Please don’t forget the Chapter 40 Holiday Party this Sunday, December 13th, at 5 PM, at Tom Hasting’s home. Tom’s phone number is 818-341-2039. PLEASE BRING A SIDE DISH. IN PAST YEARS WE HAVE HAD TOO MANY DESSERTS THAT END UP UN-EATEN. PS: Don’t forget the FABULOUS gift exchange extravaganza. Please do restrain... Read More »

November 2015 Meeting

Posted on Nov 18 2015 | No Comments
Hello all! Time flies, and so do you. Our next EAA Chapter 40 meeting is this Saturday, November 21, 2015. This will be our last meeting of 2015. The meeting will be at KWHP, in the formerly warm and cozy, but now rather chill and cheerless Ghost of the Airport Restaurant. Be still, listen carefully, and you may hear the spirits of yesteryear as they enjoy food,... Read More »

October, 2015 Young Eagles

Posted on Oct 20 2015 | No Comments
Good morning, fellow pilots! This coming Saturday, October 24, is our regular Young Eagle day. In addition to the usual group of potential aviators, we will also have a scout troop. Since we are likely to have more than the usual number of kids, extra help would be appreciated. Come on out to the airport and see the happy faces when these kids get their first... Read More »

October 2015 Meeting

Posted on Oct 14 2015 | No Comments
Hello, fellow Aviation enthusiasts! The next meeting is this Saturday, October 17, 2015 at KWHP. As usual, it will be held in the abandoned hulk of a building that was our beloved airport restaurant. Speaking of that: Isn’t it strange that, even though concern was expressed by our Fellow Pilots about the lack of a restaurant; even though Airport Management... Read More »

Whiteman Open House September 2015

Posted on Sep 25 2015 | No Comments
This Saturday is Whiteman Open House and Special Eagles Day. We are having a fundraiser where we will be selling hot dogs from a hot dog cart. We will need help flipping hot dogs. This is a chance for the club to make some money and support the hangar, so please stop by and help. WE NEED YOUNG EAGLE PILOTS. Last year we flew about 75 kids. Ruth Logan will... Read More »

Meeting August 2015

Posted on Aug 13 2015 | No Comments
Our next meeting is this Saturday, August 15, 2015 at KWHP, in the not-a-restaurant formerly known as Rocky’s. We will have an Air Venture Review this Saturday. You are the speakers! Bring photos, a USB drive, DVD or whatever. Don’t be shy; tell us your stories. I want to delve into Rutan’s new plane. I know it wasn’t there, but I’ve... Read More »

Meeting and BBQ July 2015

Posted on Jul 16 2015 | No Comments
Hi there, Pilot Persons! This Saturday, July 18, is our next meeting and yearly BBQ. This will be our 7th Annual Chapter 40 BBQ and Ron Weiss/Tony Crippen Memorial Party! The meeting will be at 9:30AM, with the BBQ following the meeting, around noon. Your job is to bring something else to share, a side dish, dessert, etc. The meeting will be held in the sad,... Read More »

Monthly Meeting June 2015

Posted on Jun 16 2015 | No Comments
Hello, all you Chapter 40 members! Our next meeting is this Saturday, June 20 2015, 9:30am, at KWHP, in the decrepit abandoned building that was once our beloved restaurant. It’s easy to find; look for the Ghost of Burgers Past, and all of the old, sad pilots wishing they had a place to grab a bite to eat and engage in a little hangar talk. We need pilots... Read More »