Category: Newsletter

April 2018 Newsletter

                  New Member Joe Aziz joined the club in February.  He is being instructed by Chip Knuckey.  Joe recently finished his residency at the University of Iowa and has moved to the

March 2018 Newsletter

Our annual club-wide meeting is being held on Saturday, April 14th at 10am.  We, as usual, will hold the meeting in the Civil Air Patrol building.  However, the building that we met in last year has been demolished, and the

February 2018 Newsletter

Dave received his instrument rating November 2017.  He was instructed by Josh Brooks.  I apologize for taking so long to get this piece of news out, but several things conspired to prevent that from happening.  Dave joined the club last

December 2017 Newsletter

John recently, December 2, passed his currency test under the instruction of Dean Jones.  He had joined just this past August.  He had not flown for 38 years, so regaining his proficiency with 10 hours of ground school and 15

November 2017 Newsletter

The club is still searching for a Treasurer.  If anyone of you has been considering doing the Treasurer’s job, please call Jim Wiegand with questions that you might have about the doing the job.  Ron Anderson is researching how some

October 2017 newsletter

Two people soloed in September.  Wayne Crump (picture 1) on September 24, and Ryan Stapf (picture 2) soloed on September 7.   Congratulations to both of you on achieving that milestone.   It’s a big step toward getting your pilot certificates.  All

Paul Wang soloed May 2017

It looks like we missed getting a picture of Paul Wang soloing May 2017.  Congratulations Paul!

Ryan Stapf soloed

Ryan is taking instruction from Diane Carbiener.

September 2017 Newsletter

In last month’s letter, I talked about new pilots and others that were in various stages of training.  One person was overlooked in the various stages of training category, and he was Brad Zust.  Brad is currently working on his

August 2017 Newsletter

Ryan Stapf has joined the club this summer. He has been interested in airplanes and getting his pilots certificate since he was 9 years old. He is 16 now and flying with his instructor Diane Carbeiner. He can’t wait to