Welcome to 2017!
Until a new newsletter editor volunteers, Chapter minutes will be posted via email and the website as required by the bylaws. Any newsletter volunteer?
Membership dues are due again! $20 continues to be the membership dues for EAA Chapter 119. You can send a check to:
This month's chapter meeting features a talk by Scott Berry from Joby Aviation who will discuss the exciting developments he is working on in a talk on "What travel will look like in the next 5 years". Chris will also discuss some tech tips on strobe lights.
Please come out to the hangar and join us.
Hangar doors open at 10:00am. Meeting starts at 10:30 Public is welcome.
Volunteers Needed for WOW!
We need help with the Friday Night Movie at United's new hangar... see Tracy or Chris
We need help with the pancake breakfast on Saturday morning... see Chris
We need ground crew and PILOTS for the Young Eagles Rally Saturday from 10am to 2pm
If you can fly or help with the rally, please go to http://wviyoungeagles.blogspot.com/ and sign up. Send on to a friend as well.
Doors open at 9am
Young Eagles for 2016-2017
Wings over Watsonville
Al Sibley panel for Tom Hoyt Park?
EAA Chapter 119 May meeting is Saturday, May 14th, meeting starts at 10:30am.Doors open when someone gets there with a key, maybe by 9am.... Presentation: Tom Hail on the Solar Impulse Around the World Flight, currently in progress.
Solar Impulse is a solar powered airplane built by a Swiss group, solar panels power the motors and charge batteries for flight through the night.
At 25kts, it takes a long time to get anywhere. Six days from Japan to Hawaii.
It has crossed Asia, the Pacific, and is now crossing the US.
Did you see it land at Moffett? Or take off out of there?