February 19, 2006 

To: All SLAC Members

From: Vern Nelson, Web Manager






  1. ArchivesIf you wish to see something that has been previously published in the weekly updates.

  2. Special Notes for SLAC Members
    Solicitation for new Activities Officer
    New members:
    Merle Byrnes and Pete Tomalin
    Minutes of the SLAC Board meeting - Feb 14th
    Current news reports on the status of Memorial Field
    Phx 99’ers Flying Companion Seminar Feb 25th

  3. Splash Article – Preview of March 1st Issue by Elton Dyal – Fly-in to March Air Force Base in California to visit the Museum

  4. Chandler Airport
    February, 2006 “From the Tower”
    Minutes of the Chandler Airport Commission meeting on January 11, 2006.


Aviation Stuff:


5.   F-22 Raptor – Our Deadliest Fighter. Courtesy of Ray Schrecengost.

6.   Video Views from Cockpit (.1 KB) plus many other striking photos.
Courtesy of
Bob Earl.

7.     Excellent Story about the P-51 Courtesy of Ray Schrecengost.

8.     On The Fly
Space Elevators – revisited
B-17 Flying Fortress -
Fascinating story of two B-17’s locked together over Germany
Flying Motorcycle – Fly yourself to work
400-Way Skydive record
The savvy aviatior – Be prepared
UAV’s  pose threat – Unmanned Aerial Vehicles are proliferating
Close to home – Luke Air Force Base seeking Special Flight Rules Area
Eclipse Aviation wins Collier Trophy

Other Stuff:

9.   Fabulous Sand Painting (4,080 KB)– Courtesy of Barbara Bedell.

10.                       Interesting Photos – From Ray Schrecengost.


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