EAA Chapter 284 will hold its August 2017 Chapter Meeting on Sunday August 13th at Red Stewart Airfield at 2:30 PM.
Ivan and I can give a short redcap of our Oshkosh trip. We will also do some planning for our Pancake Breakfast and Taildragger Fly In on Sunday September 3, 2017.
We will have to do an inventory of what supplies we have left from last year.
This is the chapter’s 50th year so I hope that we can have a good turn our of =our current members and perhaps some members from past years will show up. I have 50th Anniversary T-shirts for $7.00. Everyone should wear on of these t-shirts for our pancake breakfast.
EAA Chapter 284 will hold its July 2017 meeting at 2 PM at the Caesar Creek Soaring Club 5385 Elbon Rd, Waynesville, OH 45068. We should meet and assemble at the club house.
We should try to arrive by 2 PM for this meeting to allow for the greatest amount of time and to accommodate the staff and crew of the Soaring Club.
Web site: http://www.soarccsc.com/
When you arrive information: http://www.soarccsc.com/arrive/
Introductory Flights are available for $90 and can be schedule by contacting the club ( http://www.soarccsc.com/introflights/) It may be possible to schedule an introductory flight prior to our meeting. Just be sure to let them know.
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.