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July 23rd 2019 - Tuesday 7:00 PM
Chapter Meeting - Back on for July
Where: Sara's hangar
(Updated July 6, 2019):
The Chapter will have a regular monthly meeting at Sara's hangar at Lake Hood.
Cliff will be cooking burgers and brats and providing soft drinks.
Sara's hangar is near the southeast corner of the Commercial finger of Lake Hood east of the Alaska Airmen building.
August 7th 2019 - Wednesday 7:00 PM
Where: Las Margaritas
Join us at Las Margaritas Mexican & Italian Restaurant at 541 W Dimond Blvd (on the north side of Dimond between Arctic and C Streets). When you walk in, turn left into the front room that is separated from the main dining area and we'll be on the right. So come, get your margarita and nachos and we will talk about aviation and maybe do some Chapter business. As always, all Chapter 42 members are invited and encouraged to attend.
August 10th 2019 - Saturday 9:30 AM
Chapter Breakfast Get-Together
Where: Golden Corral near Tudor and C street
Our monthly Saturday breakfast get-together is at the Golden Corral near Tudor and C street. Great food and great conversation. See you there!
August 27th 2019 - Tuesday 7:00 PM
A visit to an engine overhaul shop.
Jul 12th, 2019 - Scott Christy - Celebration of Life
We heard from Scott and Jean’s families that there are firm plans for a Celebration of Life. The celebration will be Friday, July 12, 2019 at the Alaska Aviation Museum’s Odom Hanger on Lake Hood from 5-9 pm. There will be more formal information to come. We will post it here.
Jun 29th, 2019 - Scott Christy
I am saddened to report that Scott Christy and two others were fatally injured in his airplane yesterday near Moose Pass and another passenger was critically injured. Scott was the President of the Lake Hood Pilots Association.
May 9th, 2019 - Sam Warner - Star of the trade show
EAA Chapter 42, the Alaska Airmen Association, Zenith Aircraft and thousands of people who went to the Great Alaska Aviation Gathering in May of 2019 are all glad that Sam Warner was able to roll his Zenith 750 into the FexEx hangar before most of the other planes on display.
May 9th, 2019 - Stewart Systems Seminar
On Monday, May 6th 2019 from 6:30 PM - 9 PM, our chapter president, Bernie Willis hosted a Stewart Systems Seminar at his hangar in Wasilla.
There was a good turn out of 18 people.
Mar 28th, 2019 - Denali Flying Info
At at our March 2019 chapter meeting, Bob Edison gave a great presentation about flying near the mountain above Denali National Park. The National Park Service actually has some pretty good information. So we will point you the original stuff where you might be able to download the reporting points already formatted to import into your GPS system.
Denali National Park Pilot Information: https://www.nps.gov/dena/planyourvisit/pilotinformation.htm
Denali Air: https://denaliair.com/ (Where Bob flys during the summer)
These links are also available on our web site. Go up to the menu and click on "Other Stuff", then "Links".
Mar 7th, 2019 - Pietenpol project
This Pietenpol project has been donated to our EAA chapter and could be yours with a successful bid. Starting now at $100.00 until May 2 at 7:30 pm.
Aircraft Spruce kit value is $1700.
Check out Pietenpol Company or call Bernie 907 301-2666.
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|Chapter Meeting - Back on for July
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|Wed Aug 7
|Sat Aug 10
|Chapter Breakfast Get-Together
Golden Corral near Tudor and C street
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