SUN LAKES SPLASH ARTICLES
FEBRUARY 1, 2009
By: Gary Vacin, Publicity
Dr. Hector Garcia, a cardiologist and FAA medical examiner
Dr. Garcia, who also has an office in
Dr. Garcia, who has been a designated FAA medical examiner
for 18 years and a pilot for more than 35 years, owns a Piper Comanche
Now in its 13th year, the Sun Lakes Aero Club is open to anyone interested in any aspect of aviation. Additional information is available at the club’s website, www.sunlakesaeroclub.org or by contacting Bob Walch, president, 480-895-8869 or Al Galvi, vice-president, 480-802-0104.
The Sun Lakes Aero Club has announced the following
activities for the remainder of the Spring, according to Earl Cuyler, club
Feb. 21 – Field trip to the
March 21 –
Field trip to the Cessna maintenance facility at
‘ April 18 –
Cowboy Potluck Cookout at
A field trip
to the Sun Lakes Model Airplane Club’s new facility near Coolidge has been
planned for May.
Aero Club Visits Performance One Aviation
Now in its 20th year, Performance One Aviation is a complete construction, service and modification facility for all makes and models of experimental aircraft, specializing in carbon fiber composites. The company has provided builder assistance on more than 200 aircraft and completed more than 100 aircraft. The company also modifies, services and inspects experimental aircraft and can assist on any phase of a building project.
Company president Heath L’Hoste provided a guided tour of his facility, and described the various projects under way, including several Lancair and Glassair composite aircraft and a rare ViperJet.
For more information on
above are the nine
Performance One Aviation facility at Falcon Field in
Back row (l-r): Elton Dyal, Gary Woodbury, Harold Thomas, Ben Thompson.
Front row: Al Galvi, Bob Walch, Earl Cuyler, Vern Nelson, Gary Vacin.