October 9, 2005

 

To: All Sun Lakes Aero Club Members

From: Vern Nelson, Web Manager

 

SLAC Website Update

 

New Postings to the Website www.sunlakesaeroclub.org

  1. Member Lynn Elsner.  Lynn is facing a critical battle with Cancer.


  2. Memorial Field for latest updates on the Status of Memorial Field.


 

Other Interesting Information

  1. Caught Off Guard  NEVER AGAIN: THE SCARY SIDE OF ICE
    A foray into IFR turns into a date with icing for this pilot


  2. Katrina.  Photos of damage to trailer of Liz and Guy, daughter and son-in-law of member Bill Johnson.


  3. The only flyable WW II B-24 Liberator in the world.  Courtesy of member Bob Earl.


  4. Bob “Tornado” Earl thinks a Tornado is not as dangerous as a pet “Attack Cat”


  5. Selected Articles from Other Publications
    Lockheed took over operation of the Automated FSS System on October 4th
    Contenders push a New Supersonic Age…
    Rocket Planes, a New Era for Air Racing…
    Next generation Satellite Launched…
    Airplane emissions cause concern in Europe…

    On The Fly -
    Questions raised about jackscrews at Alaska Air, FAA is checking...
    FAA OK'd $7.5 billion expansion at O'Hare, but work already blocked...
    Machinists ended a month-long strike against Boeing...
    A T-65 owned by U.S. govt. shot down in Colombia, the pilot died...
    Garmin got an STC for the GFC 700 autopilot in Bonanza G36...
    WMU will retire its 172s and switch to a fleet of leased Cirrus planes…
    No more jump seat rides for most FedEx workers, security cited...
    100th anniversary of Wrights' Huffman Prairie flight is Wednesday...
    SpaceShipOne to take its place at NASM with a ceremony Wednesday...