EAA284 Chapter Meeting August 11 2019

EAA Chapter 284 will hold its August 2019 chapter meeting on Sunday August 11, 2019 at Red Stewart Airfield (40I) Meeting Time is 2:30 PM in the main building.

This will be a time to review the experiences of those who attended AirVenture last month and planning for our annual Fly-In and Pancake Breakfast scheduled for Sunday, September 1, 2019 at Red Stewart. We will also have to do an inventory of what supplies we have on hand. This usually does not take long. Continue reading

EAA284 Chapter Meeting July 14 2019

The July meeting of EAA Chapter 284 will take place on Sunday, July 14th at Red Stewart Airfield (40I), Waynesville, OH. Meeting time is 2:30 PM.

This is just a few days before some of will be leaving for Oshkosh. I hope that those who are planning to go to AirVenture will attend so that we can coordinate caning plans. If you plan on going to AirVenture but cannot attend the meeting please let me know so that I can keep you in the information loop. If you haven’t already done so I suggest that you download the AirVenture app for your smart phones and tablets. It is the best way to keep track of events. It is updated regularly during the week.

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EAA284 Chapter Meeting June 9 2019

The June Meeting of EAA Chapter 284 will be held on Sunday, June 9, 2019. Time 2:30 PM at Red Stewart Airfield (40I), Waynesville, OH. I am including a list of EAA Webinars for June and July 2019 (below the break).

I have also learned that local aviation legend and aircraft designer, John Dyke of Fairborn, OH has donated his Delta Dyke aircraft to the EAA Museum in Oshkosh. John has been a member of EAA Chapters 48 at Moraine and 382 at Greene County.

Bob Luken
President, EAA Chapter 284
Red Stewart Airfield (40I)
Waynesville, OH

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EAA284 Chapter Meeting May 19 2019

This being May our next chapter meeting will be on the 3rd Sunday (May 19th) rather than the second Sunday. This is a long-standing chapter practice so that members can celebrate Mother’s Day.

Cincinnati West Airport Cookout

The Cincinnati West Airport I67 will be hosting its first cookout of 2019 this Saturday, May, 11th. There is a flyer attached for reference – click image.

Ohio Regional Newsletter

Attached is the May 2019 ORCN regional newsletter from Darlene Ford, the Ohio Regional EAA Representative – PDF link

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EAA284 Chapter Meeting April 14 2019

EAA Chapter 284 will hold its April Chapter meeting on Sunday, April 14, 2019, at Red Stewart Airfield (40I), Waynesville, OH at 2:30 PM

  • Ivan will do a presentation on the cable tensiometer that he is making.  (a copy of the KITPLANES article covering this project was sent to members by email).
  • Rod will do a presentation on the Chapter Leadership meeting that he attended last month in Indianapolis.
  • EAA Chapter 48 will hold its annual Funday Sunday Fly-In and Pancake breakfast on Sunday, May 5th at Moraine Airpark.
  • For those who have obtained Youth Protection training, it is now renewal time for that certification.

May meeting as has been our practice will be moved to the 3rd Sunday to accommodate Mother’s Day which is on the 2nd Sunday.

EAA284 Chapter Meeting Feb 10 2019

EAA Chapter 284 will be holding its February chapter meeting on Sunday, February 10, 2019 at 2:30 PM at the Red Stewart Airfield (40I), Waynesville, OH. It looks like it will be cold, but no snow.

At this months meeting, we will be exploring methods of sharing member information like photos on personal divvies such as IPADs and Android tablets. Rod and I have been working on several different devices that will permit mirroring your tablet or phone screen to a monitor. OS and Android operating systems use different methods. So far I have been able to mirror my IPAD and stream internet content. I am still working on my Android tablets.

The goal of this endeavor is to be able to share information among members at the meeting without having to create PowerPoint presentation of upload files to a more public forum such as YouTube or Google Docs. So bring your IPADs and tablets on Sunday.

Bob Luken – EAA 284 Chapter President

EAA284 Chapter Meeting Dec 9 2018

EAA Chapter 284 will hold its December 2018 chapter meeting on Sunday December 9, 2018 at Red Stewart Airfield, Waynesville, OH. We will meet at 2:30 PM as usual.

In the winter months we often have to deal with inclement weather conditions. If for some reason weather conditions on Sunday make travel hazardous or inadvisable I will send an email to you by Noon on Sunday, If you don’t have email access at that time you can call or text me.

Bob Luken