Aero club flies in to Ryan Field


     ††††† RYAN20151218         Eight Sun Lakes Aero Club (SLAC) members and two guests showed up

at Ryan Field  for the clubís first fly-in breakfast of the season.  Gene Evans and

Gary West were passengers in Steve Perkinsí Cessna 182.  Jim Theobald rode

with Bill Brown in Brownís Cessna Cardinal.  Bob DeLong and Jim Ingelmund

were passengers in Paul Beeksí Bellanca Cruisemaster.  Doug Whitaker arrived

in a Cessna 172. The eight were met by honorary member Jessica Cox and

her husband, Christopher. Cox, the first armless woman to receive a pilotís

license, will be featured speaker at SLACís monthly gathering beginning at

6:30 p.m. January 18 at the Sun Lakes Country Clubís Mirror Room.  The public

is invited to attend.


SLAC is an official Sun Lakes organization made up of pilots, former pilots and others having any interest in aviation.  The club sponsors monthly gatherings as well as fly-ins and field trips November through April.  You can access SLACís website,,  or contact BobWalch  at 895-8869 or Gary Vacin at 298-7017 for additional information.