Gateway Chapter of the Missouri Pilots Association


Gateway Meeting April 17th

The Big 10

by Fred Harms

Fred is a lifetime MPA member,retired from the FAA recently, and continues to volunteer as a FAASTeam Representative.

His subject will cover the top 10 causes of aircraft accidents.

When: Wednesday, April 17th, 2019
Where: Culpeppers Grill and Bar, St Charles
Program: 7:30 P.M.

Our April meeting will be at Culpeppers Grill and Bar, 3010 W Clay St, St Charles, MO 63301 near the I-70
Zumbehl exit. The meeting room at Culpeppers opens at 6:00 p.m. for those who wish to arrive early enough
to order a meal off the menu prior to the meeting. The program begins at 7:30 p.m. If you wish, you are
welcome to attend the program only.

For dinner reservations call Jean Murry at 636-733-0443
or email Donna.Crandell@Staples.com.
We need a head count.


We normally meet on the third Wednesday of each month at Creve Coeur American Legion Post 397, 934 Rue De La Banque Drive, Creve Coeur, MO 63141. For our meetings there, the doors open at 6:00 p.m. and the buffet line begins at 6:30, followed by the program at 7:30. It is not necessary to dine with us to attend the program at 7:30 p.m. We are a friendly and informal group, and we do ask that you make dinner reservations by the Monday evening preceding the meeting date.

Cost of the meal is $20.00 at the regular monthly meetings.
The picnic on June 19 is free.

First Flight: Is your son, daughter, or grandchild interested in aviation? Our Jim Byrnes First Flight Scholarship pays for an introductory flight with an instructor at a Metro St. Louis Airport. Applicant must be at least 16 yrs old and submit a short essay on why they are interested in aviation.