Saturday August 7th

Mark Your Calendar for Saturday, August 7th. Not our usual meeting day but time for our Annual Barbecue and Picnic. This Saturday meeting will held at Washington Airport (MO6) from 1100 to 1500 with food being served at 1230. Jo Ann Johnson needs to know who is coming since she is our quartermaster. Send her an email at JoAnn@MoPilots.Us or call here at 314-965-1789.

Drive In or Fly In! A tasty lunch will be prepared for you by St Louis Chapter Members. Wine, beer and soda will be available for purchase.

Wine & Beer for Drive-Ins only who should take EITHER I-44 to Exit 251; follow Highway 100 to SR-47, cross the bridge and take a right onto Airport Road; OR take SR-94 to SR-47 and go Left a short distance on SR-47.

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See you there!

Saturday August 14th
Fly-Out to Casey IL (1H8). We will lunch at Richard's Farm.

Plan arrival at 1H8 for noon lunch. Transportation to the restaurant will be provided.

Reminder: You must notify Michael Butler (636-346-9430 or Michael@MoPilots.US) of the head count in your party by August 12th since he has to arrange for transportation from the airport to the restaurant. Fly outs are VFR (5000 ft and 5 miles). Check with flight service or call Michael.

Saturday August 14th

You are invited to the Columbia Flight Service Station (COU) Open House from 0700-1400. EAA & MPA will be sponsoring Young Eagle Flights during the day.

A new restaurant has opened up at COU in case you want to fly-in for lunch.

Labor Day Weekend

Volunteers are needed to help at the St Louis Fair & AirShow on Labor Day Weekend. Help is needed: Greeting AirShow Performers & Military, Assist with Rental Vehicles, Driving Shuttle Van, etc. Sign up online by clicking here (preferred sign up method which also lists all the duties as well as being able to sign up to work on the Static Ramp) or, if you don't have internet access, you can call Richard at 636 458-4576.

Our Chapter will have a booth on the fairgrounds and volunteers are needed to man the booth (and watch the Blue Angel's Airshow!). Volunteers will receive a free gate pass so you will not have to pay to get into the fairgrounds. Contact Gary Johnson at for times and dates or call at 314 965-1789.

Name Tags

Name Tags on sturdy heavy plastic that can be worn with a clip or lanyard are now available for $5. They are in full color and very durable since the graphics are imbedded in the plastic vs. being printed on the plastic. You can even use them as ice scrapers! To order call Barb at 636-391-2668 or email