Year: 2019

How well do you remember your Instrument training? GPS is NOT always available.

GPS is always available right? Hundreds of commercial flights were cancelled last night.  It’s always good to practice the basics like Pilotage and VOR navigation.  Keep this a minor inconvenience and review your flight instruction!

Learn to fly and beat the traffic! I-74 bridge construction in the Quad Cities looking towards Iowa

Newsletter May 2019

I’m sure many of you have wondered what happen to the newsletter.  If the is truth to be known,  I lost my discipline to get one out every month even though I know newsletters are important for communicating to members

Quad City Airport – KMLI Pilot Lounge improvements

Quad City Aviation Director – Ben Leischner has been improving facilities to encourage more General Aviation at our airport.   Stay tuned for updates.   This was taken on May 4th, 2019 and it is still a work in progress.  

Self-Service Fuel at MLI!

Through a lot of effort by Quad City International Airport’s Aviation Director, Ben Leischner, and strong encouragement from our club president Jim Goetsch, we now have self-service fuel at prices that will be among the lowest around, if not the

Jim Goetsch takes Channel 4 News for an aerial tour of Quad City Mississippi River flooding in our club plane.

Floods from above: Pilot says flood damage is becoming more frequent