The new Board of Directors was voted for at the November 15th member meeting.
The new Board is to be installed at the December 13th Member meeting.
There’ll be a Board of Directors meeting on December 6th.
– President – Scott Thompson
– Vice President – Tom Leib
– Secretary / Treasurer – Jim Hughes
On Wednesday 15th, we’re at Cattlemens Restaurant, 2000 Taylor Road, Roseville again.
Randy Sharp will be talking about flying the Reach helicopter during the recent fire TFRs.
We also need to vote for the officers and Board of Directors for the next 2 years, as terms are up and several are stepping down to allow new people with new views.
At the moment the ballot stands at:
- President – Scott Thompson
- Vice President – Tom Leib
- Sec/ Treas – Jim Hughes
- Bruce Robinson
- Bill Wootton
- Bob Miller
- Randy Sharp
- John House
- Ron Wright
- Rubin Wallin
- Erika Wallin
- Cherish Bruce
Remember that the Xmas party is on December 13th, and (current) board members will have tickets for sale at $25 each.
2018 membership dues are… due. Give Jim cash or a cheque, mail it to the PO Box (PO Box 1126, Lincoln, CA 95648) or use Paypal.
It’s the Lincoln Powered Parachute Field fl-in this weekend, and we’ll be cooking breakfast and watching the movie “Sully” on Saturday from 08:00 at hangar S12.
A varied and colorful assortment of powered parachutes will fill the air at the Lincoln Powered Parachute Field (LPPF) November 10, 11 and 12.
These amazing fly-ins have continually grown in size and number of flight operations. Come and watch their colorful soft wings fill the LPPF operations area, where all types of PPC aircraft from foot launched to tandem rigs will fill the skies.
To honor all who served, the Aerospace Museum of California are offering free admission to ALL guests on Veterans Day (Saturday, November 11, 2017
10:00 to 16:00)! Enjoy special activities that include a crowd-favorite Open Cockpit Day, a chance to meet members of the Tuskegee Airmen local chapter, and experience the new interactive TAKE FLIGHT exhibit inside the museum.
EAA 1476 at KRIU are looking for some pilots to fly Young Eagles on Sunday (5th) – 08:00 – 12:00ish. They have ~40 kids lined up, and a scout group who are also hoping to come along. Anybody who can help should contact Kimberley (916-607-4023).
The November Board of Directors meeting takes place on Wednesday 1st. It will be at the House of Pizza, 2270 Nicolaus Rd., Lincoln… dinner at 18:00, meeting at 18:30. All members are invited.
The Tracy Airport (KTCY) monthly Display Day has been moved to Sunday October 22, 2017 from (09:00 to 15:00).
Astoria Senior Center will be serving the coffee and donuts in the morning and lunch in the afternoon – 100LL Avfuel @ $4.09 per gallon!!
Sunday, October 22
at the Tracy Municipal Airport
5749 South Tracy Blvd in Tracy, CA
first flight at 9am
Sponsored by Astoria Senior Living
Participants will have the opportunity to fly in the cockpit of a WWII-era biplane. The airport is also hosting a Display Day with vintage planes on display.
The public is invited. Please join us for a fun and uplifting day!
Call 209–833–2200 if you have any questions.
On October 28th, from 08:00, we’ll be having our 4th Saturday breakfast and a program. Don Bradley of Foothill Sport Aviation will talk to us about his Magni gyroplane.
Be aware that McClellan airport (KMCC) now has a temporary tower – Ground 120.125 Air 133.075