Aero Club heads for Ryan Field, ends up at Marana Airport

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Five aircraft carrying 11 Sun Lakes Aero Club (SLAC)  members headed for

Ryan Field west of Tucson for breakfast December 9, but ended up at Marana

When they learned the restaurant at Ryan Field was closed.

Pilots and their passengers: Tom Howard in his Cessna 180 with passengers

Doc Bricco and Vince Sciberras; Ken Carpenter in his Grumman AA-1B

with passenger Warren Wallace; Doug Whittaker in his Cessna 172 with .

passengers Hank Beliema and Red Boyles; Paul Beeks in his Bellance

Cruismaster; and Gary Vacin in his Grumman AA1 with Passenger J. R.


          This was the clubís first fly-in breakfast for 2016-17. A trip to Lake Havasu

City was planned for later this month.

SLAC sponsors  monthly breakfast fly-ins and field trips between December and April.  All members are invited to participate, and can sign up at the clubís monthly gatherings.   For additional information, contact Cannon Hill at 509-530-7857 or Gary Vacin at 480-298-7017.