ROCHESTER FAASTeam SEMINAR
Title: Maintaining Control!
Avoiding The Inflight Loss Of Control Accident
Thursday, August 15, 2019
Location: EAA Chapter 44 Sport Aviation Center
Ledgedale Airport (7G0)
NOTE: Runway lights don't work
44 Eisenhauer Drive
For additional information and to register for WINGS Credit, please
click the link below
Preregistration is not required, but if you plan to earn WINGS
Credit, doing so will make life simpler
CAMP ON THE RAMP
With EAA Chapter 44 At Ledgedale (7G0)
Friday, July xxth, 4PM to Saturday, July xxth, depart at your leisure
has been postponed due to HOT weather.
We plan to reschedule it for another date.
Come Join The Fun -
Everyone Is Welcome
Non-Alcoholic Drinks Provided
Bring Your Favorite Beverages & Eats
Bring your guitar, harmonica or other musical instrument
2019 YOUNG EAGLE EVENTS
Free Airplane Flights Available For Students Ages
Event Dates (Weather Permitting)
June 1, 2019
July 13, 2019
August 10, 2019
September 14, 2019
For More Details, Contact: Elise Isler -
CLICK HERE For A Downloadable Event Poster
Chapter 44 News:
August 20th, 2019
Gaines Valley Airport
2501 Gaines Waterport Rd (RT-279)
Albion, NY 14411
Arrive early to look around starting at 5PM
We recommend that you bring
along a folding chair since the clubhouse has limited seating
Join us for dinner before the meeting.
main dish for our August pre-meeting dinner will be a delicious "Beef
on Weck" prepared
by Elise and Norm Isler.
Members who attend the dinner are asked to please bring a
complimentary dish to pass such as a side dish, salad, dessert or
whatever! Guests and visitors do not need to bring a dish to pass.
you would like to volunteer to provide a main dish for one of our
monthly meetings, please
Contact Phil. Expenses incurred in providing the main dish are
reimbursed by the Chapter.
The pre-meeting dinner costs a mere $5 which includes one
beverage, your meal and a healthy dose of hangar flying and other
nonsense. It is a nice way to get to know more about our members,
visitors and guests in a leisurely manner before the meeting starts.
August 20th Program:
Several of the hangars will be
open for your inspection so you can meet the owners of their
aircraft. Tonight's meeting is hosted by none other than Earl Luce.
Be sure to check out his Buttercup with its leading edge slats.
Mr. Curran is on the board of VisitRochester, the convention and
visitors bureau for Rochester, NY. He also serves on the Hillside
Family of Agencies Board of Governors and resides in Pittsford, NY.
Mr. Curran has long been fascinated with space and space travel. He
has flown light jets, skydived and is an avid scuba diver. - See
more at: http://www.galacticexperiencesbydeprez.com/news_ss2_fire.shtml#sthash.97XQuxP6.dpuf
Check Out The Geriatric Pilot's Association
The Geriatric Pilot's Association is a group of American
war veterans and others who gather for the camaraderie and to
help preserve memories of conflicts that have helped keep
America free. It was originally formed by a group of WWII pilots
but is now enjoyed by veterans of all services and others
interested in hearing their military stories.
They meet for lunch and a program on the 3rd Thursday of each
Contact Phil Hazen for information about their next meeting.
In June of
EAA's FORD Tri-Motor came to Brockport!
Click on the picture above for a few more details.
EAA'S VIDEO WEBINARS
producing a series of "Webinars" (Web Seminars) on a whole
variety of aviation related subjects. You can sign up to
quietly monitor or participate in these Webinars as they are
CLICK HERE to check the Webinars they have scheduled.
Our EAA Chapter
has been exploring the idea of creating a Flying Club
affiliated with EAA Chapter 44. Here is a link to a Webinar
EAA created to discuss the subject of Flying Clubs.
CLICK HERE to view the EAA's Flying Club Webinar
44's own Earl Luce recently conducted a Webinar about
"Building The Buttercup".
CLICK HERE to view Earl's first Webinar as well as other
Typical SAC Work Session
from several years ago.
Click on the above picture to see more about what is going
Aerial photo of SAC work session taken by Jim Nohlquist
on April 3, 2010.
For the foreseeable future,
we will try to work on the SAC on the 2nd
Saturday of most months but due to schedule conflicts
might need to alter those sessions. If you are interested in
helping out, please contact Kevin Arganbright to learn more about
what projects he needs us to focus on.
to reach Kevin via email.
Chapter 44 Sport Aviation Center (SAC)
The SAC is
the home of EAA Chapter 44. It is located on the north side
of Ledgedale Airport (7G0) just off the end of the west tie down
first occupied it in late 2010 and are now hoping to expand it
Now Accepted On-Line Towards
EAA 44 is
undertaking a capital campaign to raise funds to permit expansion
Aviation Center that will benefit the Rochester Community and our members. We
are asking for your support by making a tax-deductible donation to
EAA Chapter 44.
If you have any
skills, resources or materials that you think might help us,
we'd also invite you to
CONTACT US about them.
The expansion of
our Sport Aviation Center
will provide us with badly needed room to host our various youth
aviation programs, offer aviation safety seminars, perform final assembly of
homebuilt or restored airplanes, offer free
Eagle flights to kids, hold fund raising events such as
pancake breakfasts or open houses and educate the public about
Rochester's rich aviation history.
You can make a
secure donation here using your credit card or PayPal account:
EAA Chapter 44
is a 501(c)3 organization registered with the United States IRS and
New York State.
dedicated to the promotion of aviation activities, and the
preservation of our aviation heritage.
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