Saturday, January 4th

Join us at the end of the runway at Noon for a casual Buffet at 1230.

All friends of aviation are invited.
Pay $16 at the door (cash bar).
Call Barb Lane at 636-391-2668 before Thursday, January 2nd.

Wednesday, January 8th

Jack Jackson

One of our MPA Members,
Jack Jackson,
now represents us in Jeff City.

Jack Jackson
Cordially invites you
to an open house at the
capital building
Jefferson City
in room 201A/C on
Wednesday, January 8, 2003
from 2:00 Pm to 3:30 pm

Swearing in ceremonies
will take place at noon
in the house chambers
of the capitol building

January 18th: Fly-Out to Dexter, MO (DXE)

for ribs at the Hickory Log Restaurant. Gather at JetCorp at 0945 and Depart 1000. Bring cash since they do not accept credit cards. Reminder: You must notify Jaime Dant (314-352-3983 or jaimed@yahoo.com) or Carol Weber (636-458-2529 or caroljweber@mindspring.com) of the head count in your party by January 17th since they have to arrange for transportation from the airport to the restaurant. Fly outs are VERY VFR (5000 ft and 5 miles). Check with flight service or call Jaime or Carol. If IFR we will fly-out to a surprise location on January 19th if it is VFR (the Hickory Log Resturant is not open on Sundays)..

January 25th

Super Safety Seminar
Anheuser-Busch Auditorium, Cook Hall
(Same Location as last year - Directions below)
8AM to 1PM

0730 Doors Open - Free Coffee & Donuts
0800 Welcome & Awards
0815 Listening to You: Chris Blum, FAA Central Region Administrator and Division Managers
0915 Break
0930 Safety Challenges in General Aviation: Bruce Landsberg, AOPA Air Safety Foundation
1045 Break
1100 Icing for General Aviation Pilots: Bill Rieke, NASA Glen Research Center
1215 Runway Safety Update: Denny Lawson, Runway Safety Program Manager

Anheuser-Busch Auditorium
Cook Hall

Directions from the West:
I-64/40 to Exit 37B Grand Boulevard North. North on Grand to Laclede. Left on Laclede Ave and left into the Laclede Parking Garage.

Directions from the East:
I-64/40 to Exit 39A. Keep right towards Grand Blvd. Turn Right onto Grand and then the next left onto Laclede.

Turn left into the Laclede Parking Garage.

Directions to Cook Hall:
Exit the parking garage at the West End. Cross Laclede Avenue and enter the University at the Sprint Avenue Gate. Follow the walkway North past the Clock Tower. Cook Hall will be on the right side. Enter the building and take the stairs to the Lower Level.

Parking at Laclede Parking Garage:
There will be a $3 Fee for parking all day in the Laclede Garage. Take the ticket when entering the garage and bring it along to the seminar. It will be validated and you will only have to pay $3 when you leave the garage - otherwise the rate is $2/hour. [Note: if no one is at the check-out gate parking will be free.]