The next monthly meeting of SLAC
Wednesday May 16th   at 7:00 p.m.
 Sun Lakes Arts and Crafts room at Phase 1
Follow the signs

 Former members are encouraged
to attend and hopefully rejoin SLAC.

Wear your name tag or $1 Fine.  .



New Members

Owns two Navion planes
Summer address: (May to October)

2628 Knob Hill Rd

McHenry, IL 60050


Minutes of the April 17, 2007 Meeting of the Board
Click on SLAC Website and click on Board Minutes,



The speaker for the following meeting was arranged for by member Gary Vacin, Provost.

·         Elton Dyal, Programs – 480-895-1160 or email


·         Wednesday May 16th Monthly Meeting:

Lt. Col. Edward Linch, F-16 pilot from Davis-Monthan AFB will talk on Mid-Air Collision Avoidance.  He spoke to a group of us participating in a Poker Run Saturday at Marana Airport and did an outstanding job.  We were surprised and pleased at his willingness to come to Sun Lakes and give a presentation to our club.  Col. Linch is well-versed in the Luke AFB area, having flown F-16s while on temporary training assignment there



·         Dick Vaughn, Activities  480-895-2691 or e-mail 


Tentative date is Tuesday May 29, 2007  Lockheed Martin Flight Services building at Prescott.  Dick Vaughn is
in touch with Wm. Lamb Western Service Area Manager.  They are moving their facility on the field and suggested a visitation date in the latter part of May.




Fall, 2007:

USS Midway Aircraft Carrier & Museum – San Diego, California – Carrier Midway

This Fly-In was cancelled in May 2006 due to weather conditions, and will be reviewed for a first Fly-In the Fall.  This destination
ranked 1st on the survey of members.

Tom Malthaner is our new club Secretary.  View  his profile  Malthaner .  Tom has a great hobby.  Read “Tom and his Toys”


Monthly Meeting April 18, 2007 – Speaker, Russell Pankey , Manager of the Grand Canyon Airport for 10 years.



2007 Dues became delinquent on April 1st .  Click on , open the Roster and scroll down to your name.  If you have not yet paid your dues, please send a check for $10, payable to SLAC to Ben Thompson, Treasurer at 9704 E. Tranquility Way – Sun Lakes, AZ 85248 



The SLAC Board meets on Tuesday May 16th at the Sun Lakes Country Club in Phase 1 at 9:30 a.m. in the Card Room in the Recreation Center.  You are cordially invited to attend these meetings.


For information on Sun Lakes Aero Club go to the website: