EAA Chapter 284 will hold its June 2017 chapter meeting on Sunday, June 11, 2017, 2:30 PM at Red Stewart Airfield (40I), Waynesville OH
I have received a notice that EAA Chapter 284 has been in existence for 50 years. EAA is sending a 3’ x 10’ banner to commemorate this milestone in our chapter’s history. We will take it to Oshkosh to put up in our campsite.
The May Chapter meeting od EAA Chapter 284 will be held on Sunday May 21, 2017 at 2:30 PM. We had tentatively planned to meet at the Caesar Creek Soaring Society. However, give that Sunday’s weather report call for rain and thunderstorms we will not meet at the glider port. We will be meeting at our usual location at Red Stewart Airfield (40I). The FAA’s Basic Med rules are now in effect and should be a good topic of discussion.
See everybody on Sunday.
EAA Chapter 284 will hold its April 2017 meeting at Red Stewart Airfield (40I) on Sunday April 9th at 2:30 PM. Continue reading
The February meeting of EAA Chapter 284 will be held on Sunday February 12, 2017 2:30 PM at Red Stewart Airfield.
FAA Basic Med
On January 10, 2017 the FAA issued the final rule on Basic Med. This is a simplified medical certification for pilot who have held a valid medical certificate that was issued anytime after July 15, 2006 For an overview see: LINK
Basic Med will become effective on May 1, 2017.
To read the entire rule, which I suggest, click on “final rule (pdf)” to access the actual rule.
The January meeting of EAA Chapter 284 will be held on Sunday January 8, 2017 at Red Stewart Airfield t 2:30 PM. Weather on Sunday is currently predicted to be cloudy with temperatures in the mid 20’s Of course that can all change. Should it be necessary to cancel Sunday’s meeting because of either weather or travel conditions I will send an email by noon on Sunday.
AA Chapter 284 will hold its December 2016 meeting on Sunday December 11, 2016 at Red Stewart Airfield at 2:30 PM
Based on some conversations at the November meeting I will do a presentation on drilling holes in wood – Selection of the proper tool. If you have any specific type of hole making tool that may be unique or if you have a design that may be special please bring them for part of the discussion.
The November 2016 meeting of EAA Chapter 284 will be held on Sunday, November 13th at 2:30 PM at the Red Stewart Airfield (40I) Waynesville, OH. I will be giving a report on the Taildragger Fly In. We also need to be thinking about officers for 2017. We can discuss our options and make final selection in December.