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 »

Monthly Meeting May 2015

Posted on May 13 2015 | No Comments
Monthly Meeting May 2015 Our next meeting is this Saturday, May 16 at KWHP, in the not-a-restaurant formerly known as Rocky’s. There are rumors that the building is haunted, but the twins say that is absolutely not true. We will be discussing... Read More »

Off to the Mojave!

Posted on Apr 15 2015 | No Comments
We will not have our normal meeting this Saturday. Instead, we are going to Mojave! This event can develop into something major for SoCal Aviation. Lets check out the speed demons! Meet for car/plane pool at the former Rocky’s at 8:00 am on Saturday. http://www.mojaveflyin.com/ for more info on event. Call Murry, 818-702-0782 or Charlie 818-705-2744 for even... Read More »

Thanks for your help!

Posted on Apr 08 2015 | No Comments
To all Chapter Members that helped out with the Ford Tri-Motor: I have just been contacted by Kristy, at the EAA, who advised me that our Chapter has earned $665 to date. Thanks again to all members who volunteered. Blue Skies, Charlie

Tri-Motor needs YOUR help!

Posted on Mar 26 2015 | No Comments
Hello, fellow pilots! We still need help with the Tri-Motor this weekend. We are short of help, and have shifts available. We need the financial support, it’s a great plane, and it should be a nice weekend. There isn’t a better way to spend a beautiful Spring day than hanging out at the airport, is there? Again, this is the only money making event... Read More »