January Meeting

Submitted by ryee on Tue, 01/01/2008 - 21:43.
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This is a reminder that the January chapter meeting is on January 8th at 7:30PM at the hangar. The meeting was rescheduled to the 8th because of the 1st Tuesday of the month falling on New Years Day. This month's speaker will be Tom Hail and he will be speaking on, "How to manage a Satellite".

January 2008 Issue of Flightline is now available

Submitted by ryee on Tue, 01/01/2008 - 21:40.
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In the January issue of Flightline there is a recap of 2007 in pictures. Bill DeRouchy, the new chapter president also makes his first letter to the chapter. There is also an article on the WPA Suit Decisionby Dan Chauvet. Enjoy!

December Flightline is now available

Submitted by ryee on Tue, 11/27/2007 - 07:03.
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The December issue of Flightline is now available from the Flightline page.

In this month's issue, Robert Wyland describes his decision making process for selecting the Zenith CH701 kit and his experience attending a builder's workshop with Randolf Skrovan in the article, Decisions. There is also an article on the pending decision by the Superior Court on the case of the Watsonville Pilots Association, Friends of Buena Vista, and local chapter of the Sierra Club vs. the City of Watsonville by Dan Chauvet.

Thanks goes to Robert, Dan, and Mary for this month's newsletter content and to Brian Moffet for putting the newsletter together.

 

November Issue of Flightline is now available

Submitted by ryee on Mon, 10/29/2007 - 07:04.
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The November issue of Flightline is now available from the Flightline page.

In this month's issue, Tom Hail recounts his experience of a flight on a ASAF C-17 in the article, Flight to Remember. There is also an article on the upcoming Watsonville Regional Airport Promotion Political Action Committee (WRAP-PAC) meeting on November 3rd.

Thanks goes to Brian Moffet for putting the newsletter together.

Aviation Podcasts available on iTunes and the Internet

Submitted by ryee on Thu, 09/06/2007 - 20:36.
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Everyone,
As I mentioned at the last meeting on 9/4, here are some of the aviation podcasts that are available on the Internet and on iTunes for free.

The Finer Points - Aviation Podcast
URL: http://www.thefinerpoints.net/rss/

The Finer Points is a weekly educational aviation podcast that blends tips from Jason Miller, one of San Franciscos leading Certified Flight Instructors with contemporary music. Charming and informative, these podcasts deliver all sorts of CFI wisdom as well as interviews, monthly safety sessions and more.

Pilotcast - Aviation Podcast for Pilots, by Pilots
URL: http://www.pilotcast.com/rss

The aviation podcast show for Pilots, by Pilots. Listen in as the pilots of The Pilotcast "hangar fly" around the virtual flight planning table at "This Old Hangar." The Pilotcast is for General Aviation, for pilots and airplane owners, and the aviation and flight training industry and for those who want to become pilots. The Pilotcast has flying news, commentary, interviews, and the "war stories" from pilots in the US and around the world. For show notes see http://www.pilotcast.com Contact The Pilotcast at pilotcast@gmail.com.