NEWSLETTER FOR OUR MEMBERS
By: Vern Nelson in the absence of Gary Vacin, Publicity Director
May 1, 2009
The next monthly meeting of SLAC
Monday, MAY 18, 2009
AT THE SUN LAKES COUNTRY CLUB - PHASE I
in the mirror room -
The Past Monthly Meeting – April 20, 2009
Phil Scharber, Regional Sales Manager for HondaJet was our speaker for the evening. He spoke about the new HA-420 Honda Jet ALJ (Advanced Light Jet). Click on Details
On the afternoon of Friday April 19th, SLAC held a “Cowboy Cookout” at Sisk Park in Palo Verde. For a slide show of the photos taken click on: Slideshow
Since many members can only participate on Saturdays, we
have made most of the proposed activities on a Saturday
Generally the third Saturday of each
THERE ARE NO FLY-INS SCHEDULED AT THIS TIME
Generally the fourth Saturday of each month -
Field trips to points of interest for all members, pilots and guests.
May 17, 2009
Field trip to the Sun Lakes Model Airplane Club’s new facility near Coolidge
35 driving miles
Rotorway Helicopter Plant – Chandler AZ
11 driving miles
THERE ARE NO “OTHER ACTIVITIES” SCHEDULED AT THIS TIME
For information on
SLAC Publicity, contact Gary Vacin, Publicity Director
480-802-2225; or email Gvacin@hotmailcom
Programs are arranged by Elton Dyal, Program Director.
have any questions concerning the programs,
please contact Elton at:
Telephone 480-895-1160 or email N9588Q@cox.net
The speaker will be member Gary Farrell who will relate his many experiences in 30 years of flying helicopters and Fixed Wing aircraft. Details
Mark Patterson, a World War II historian and owner/operator of Pathfinder Tour in Chandler, will be the featured speaker
Patterson will cover various aspects of World War II history, with emphasis on D-Day airborne operations and the Normandy invasion. He will bring a number of World War II artifacts and memorabilia, including a German MP-44 sub-machine gun, an authentic German Knight’s Cross with oak leaf swords and diamonds-- the highest award available to German pilots, and an unnamed U. S. World War II Congressional Medal of Honor. He has studied history for more than 30 years, traveling extensively through Western Europe, the United Kingdom and Ireland.
Monday November 16th
Jessica Cox will talk to our group. Jessica was born without arms yet flies her own plane. Come and see what dedication and perseverance can do. Jessica Cox
BOARD MEETINGS ARE HELD ON THE
SECOND TUESDAY OF EACH MONTH, October thru May
The next SLAC Board meeting is on Tuesday May12th at the SLAC 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 the Sun Lakes Aero Club go to the website: http://www.sunlakesaeroclub.org /