September Gateway Meeting, TUESDAY, September 11th, 2007 at the Columns in St. Charles.
Our speaker will be Fred Harms with the FAA. Fred will explain the F.A.A.S.T. (Federal Aviation Administration Safety Training) program. This is the new wings program that is set to take effect January 1, 2008. It is always a pleasure having Fred at our meetings and you will not want to miss this opportunity. We invite all MPA members and their guest.
Our menu is Ceasar salad, beef barley soup, pork medallion,baked herb chicken, herb whipped potatoes, sugar snap peas, rolls & butter, chocolate cake for dessert.
Safety Tip: Summer flying has its own set of things to watch for such as temperature and humidity causes the airplane not to perform as well, pop-up thurnder storms, hazey skys, longer flying days, and heat cause pilot fatigue. use good judgement so you do not spoil your summer fun. Fly safe - Rick A.
Events: August 31-Sept. 3rd is the St. Louis County Fair & Air show at Spirit Airport.
Sept 9th MPA State meeting at the Columbia airport at 1:00p.m.,
Sept 11th Gateway Meeting NOTE this is a TUESDAY!!
Sept 16th flyout to Mount Pleasant (MP2)
October Gateway meeting will be on Tuesday the 2nd. Write this on your calenday, all these changes will keep us on our wings, I mean toes!!