Crash, Fire, Rescue

Topic: Crash, Fire, Rescue for Aviators
On Saturday, December 12, 2015 at 10:00
Airport Fire Department – Redding Municipal Airport
3770 Flight Ave
Redding, CA 96002

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Captain Steve Howard will present and discuss the operations of the fire station with specific regards to the aviation requirements (FAR Part 39). He will explain the training, the response times, and how the equipment is utilized if called upon to provide aviation Crash, Fire or Rescue support. Additionally there will be video(s) and a chance to explore the aviation fire fighting tools at the fire station.

To view further details and registration information for this seminar, click here.

Time for the Christmas party running out

iStock_000002430599Large-HJust a reminder that we are fast approaching our deadline for the AWESOME Christmas dinner on December 12th! Spread the word!

Please see Ken Schwartz or Jim Hughes if you want to purchase tickets as they are selling fast and we expect to sell out this year. The deadline to purchase these highly sought after tickets is December 6th. Tickets are $40.00 per person and includes a great meal with drink, tax and tip! Also you will get to enjoy the music of Danny Hull and friends! There will be an open bar for those that wish to drink. This will be an awesome venue! Dinner, dancing, music. There is even a pool table and darts for those that wish to play!

Feel free to bring your entire family, friends or that special someone!

You must make a main course selection at the time you buy the tickets.

Includes drink, soup or salad and choice of dessert:

Pan Seared Chicken Breast –
wild mushroom risotto, baby carrots
with roasted chicken jus

Grilled Flat Iron Steak –
four cheese potato gratin, grilled asparagus,
crispy onions with red wine jus

House-made Gnocchi –
butternut squash,
asparagus, shaved parmesan,
with sage brown butter

Pancake breakfast this Saturday

NorCal flight center are having the monthly pancake breakfast on Saturday. They will have pancakes, sausage, eggs, drinks, etc from 08:00 – 11:00. Depending on the weather, it will either be at the gazebo or in the hangar behind the flight school.

Election results

Elections were held last night, with the following results for 2016-17:

President – Ron Wright
Vice President – Ken Schwartz
Treasurer – Jim Hughes
Secretary – Richard Pearl

Board Members:
Bruce Estes
Tony Kasabasich
Tom Lieb
Bob Miller
John Perry
Richard Ryan
Dug Smith

Instead of a monthly meeting in December, we will be enjoying the Christmas party.

Membership meeting, Wednesday 18th

Wednesday, November 18, is our next meeting, and there are two important tasks to complete.

  1. It’s time to vote on the new Board of Directors. Voting will take place at the meeting, with results announced that night.
  2. Final preparations and ticket sales for the Christmas Party. We have an especially good venue this year…more details at the meeting.

Our guest speaker Wednesday will be Brent Smith, giving a presentation on his impressive Mini IMP.

The meeting will be at Tony’s Hangar, as usual, at 19:00, with dinner starting at 18:00.

Lincoln Airport User’s Forum, Friday, November 6th

The City of Lincoln is inviting the Airport Users Group to an open forum from 09:00 to 11:00 on Friday, November 6 at the Corp Yard breakroom, 2100 Flightline Drive. The purpose of this meeting is to enable Airport management to become more aware of its user’s actual needs.

Please keep in mind that this is intended to be a discussion and not a “free for all” complaint session. Planning ahead by preparing a written list of the thoughts you wish to share will help ensure the meeting remains on topic. Alternatively, submit your thoughts to the LRAA and we’ll pass them along on your behalf.

Space is limited to approximately 25 participants. Please reserve your space at the table.