RV Fly-In and BBQ

Posted on Mar 10 2013 | 2 Comments
On Saturday, March 16, from 1000-1500 the Agua Dulce Airport (L70) is hosting the “First Annual RV Fly-In and BBQ”. Some of the highlights of the event include: 1. Aircraft judging with awards 2. Precision landing competition with awards 3. Outstanding Tri-Tip BBQ plus hamburgers, hot dogs etc 4. Ice cream bar with floats, sundaes 5. Free hangar space... Read More »

Pancake Breakfast Time!

Posted on Feb 21 2013 | No Comments
Pancake Breakfast Time! Pancakes! You know you want ’em. Come and  get ’em! Aviation Explorer Post 747 will be hosting a pancake breakfast fundraiser on Saturday, March 23, 2013. The event will take place at Whiteman Airport, 12653... Read More »

February 2013 Meeting

Posted on Feb 13 2013 | No Comments
Our monthly Chapter 40 meeting will be in the Pilot’s lounge at KWHP, this Saturday, February 16, at 9:30 am. What: Chapter 40 monthly meeting Where: KWHP pilot lounge When: Saturday, February 16, 9:30 am

Stay vigilant for unusual activity

Posted on Feb 11 2013 | No Comments
We received this notice from TSA officials over the weekend, requesting that we notify our chapters and members in the Southwest and Western U.S. Apparently, Christopher Dorner, who is sought in the massive manhunt for killing three people, had some aviation training while serving in the U.S. Navy. His flying abilities are unknown at the this time. IT IS IMPORTANT... Read More »

January 2013 Meeting

Posted on Jan 17 2013 | No Comments
Happy New Year, folks! Join us for our first meeting of the new year. We will be meeting in the Pilot’s lounge at KWHP, this Saturday, January 19. It’s not the usual time; the meeting starts at 10:30. Richard Mend will be speaking. What: Chapter 40 monthly meeting Where: KWHP pilot lounge When: Saturday, January 19, 10:30 <- note: not usual time!  

A Christmas Poem for Pilots

Posted on Dec 18 2012 | 1 Comment
One of our members, John Hedblom, found this on the Sonex website a few years ago. Since it’s that time of year, we are posting it here for all to enjoy. A Christmas Poem for Pilots ‘Twas the night before Christmas, and out on the ramp, Not an airplane was stirring, not even a Champ. The aircraft were fastened to tiedowns with care, In hopes that... Read More »

Young Eagles Special Day THIS Sunday!

Posted on Dec 07 2012 | No Comments
This Sunday, December 9th, is the Whiteman Airport Open House Day, which will feature a Young Eagles flight event. The event will be at our normal time and place, 10:30 AM on the grass lawn in front of the Pilot’s Lounge… but it will be on THIS SUNDAY as opposed to our normal 4th Saturday events. Airport manager Andrew Marino has requested Chapter... Read More »

2012 Christmas Party – Dec 16th at Tom’s !

Posted on Dec 05 2012 | No Comments
2012 Christmas Party – Dec 16th at Tom’s ! It’s time for the annual EAA Chapter 40 Christmas party. The big event will be held  Sunday December 16th at 5PM, once again through the boundless generosity of the Tom Hastings family. The address is 8344 Oso Avenue... Read More »

Free EAA Webinars Online

Posted on Dec 04 2012 | No Comments
Free EAA Webinars Online EAA Webinars Schedule We’ve announced our December-January webinars that you can enjoy from the comfort of your home. EAA Webinars are free to all aviation enthusiasts, but pre-registration is recommended since... Read More »

Airport Open House

Posted on Nov 27 2012 | No Comments
WHP Association Members — Hope you had a great Thanksgiving! Usually at this time of year we plan for our Annual Holiday Party. However this year, without a restaurant, that will not be possible. Instead of our party, we are asking everyone to attend our Airport Open House. It will be on Sunday, December 9, from 10 am until 2 pm. There will be airplanes... Read More »