EAA Chapter 40 Christmas Party!

Posted on Dec 04 2014 | No Comments
It’s time for the annual EAA Chapter 40 Christmas party. The big event will be held Sunday, December 14th at 5PM. Once again it is through the boundless generosity of Tom Hastings and his family. The address is 8344 Oso Avenue in Winnetka, CA. It’s a block north of Roscoe and a block west of Winnetka Ave. If you get lost, it’s the VNY 250 radial, 4 DME.... Read More »

November 2014 – Last Meeting of the Year

Posted on Nov 13 2014 | No Comments
November 2014 – Last Meeting of the Year Remember the good old days? A vibrant airport community, supported by the friendly Airport Restaurant. A place to meet with friends over a cup of coffee. A warm place to have lunch on a cold November day. Brings back memories,... Read More »

October 2014 meeting

Posted on Oct 15 2014 | No Comments
October 2014 meeting  Our next meeting is this Saturday, October 18, at 9:30 am. We will be at KWHP, The Airport Without a Restaurant ™ There will be a Whiteman Airport open house on October 25. There is a special Young Eagle day at the... Read More »

September 2014 Meeting

Posted on Sep 17 2014 | No Comments
The EAA Chapter 40 meeting is this Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 9:30 am, at KWHP. As usual, it will be held in the abandoned hulk of a building that was our beloved airport restaurant. CH 40 has been around since 1970, but our future seems a bit shaky. This meeting we need to run through a bunch of very important topics: The Cygnet project Making a 501.C3... Read More »

Chapter 40 August Meeting

Posted on Aug 12 2014 | No Comments
The EAA Chapter 40 meeting is this Saturday, August 16, 2014 at 9:30 am, at KWHP. We are preempting our sarcastic comments about the lack of an airport restaurant (“Someone will be in here in 90 days”. That was what; 2 years ago?) to say goodbye to a great comic. R.I.P. Robin Williams, 1951 – 2014. He was a funny guy. Our topic for this month’s... Read More »

We Need Free Parts

Posted on Aug 05 2014 | No Comments
Here’s an update on the Chapter 40 restoration project. We’re making some significant progress on the Cygnet. This progress is spurred on by Carlos Spolari and his crew from the Van Nuys A&P school. Now we need Chapter 40 members to dig through the old junk in their hangars to find some antique instruments so we can get this bird into the air.... Read More »

BBQ reminder

Posted on Jul 17 2014 | No Comments
Just a quick reminder about the EAA Chapter 40 meeting and BBQ. The correct date is this coming Saturday, July 19. Meeting at 9:30, BBQ to follow at noon.

July Meeting and BBQ

Posted on Jul 15 2014 | No Comments
July Meeting and BBQ The July meeting will be this Saturday, 7/19/2014, at 9:30AM at KWHP. And… we don’t need no stinkin’ restaurant this month, because following our meeting (around about noontime), Our 6th Annual Chapter 40... Read More »

Pancakes! Free airplane rides!

Posted on Jun 26 2014 | No Comments
Aviation Explorer Post 747 (kids 8 – 17) will be hosting a pancake breakfast fundraiser this Saturday, June 28. The event will take place at WHP from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 on the lawn in front of the airport office.  For a $5 donation patrons will receive pancakes, sausages, fruit salad, and a choice of coffee or orange juice. That same day there will be... Read More »

Monthly meeting June 2014

Posted on Jun 18 2014 | No Comments
The EAA Chapter 40 June meeting is this Saturday, May 21, 2014 at 9:30 am, at KWHP. If we had a restaurant, we would meet there, like we used to in the good old days. Now, though — it will still be held in the abandoned hulk of a building that was our beloved airport restaurant [sigh]. We have a few items on the agenda: Our special Young Eagle day for... Read More »