AFSS Secrets Revealed. Forget about the secret handshake! Throw away
that magic FAA decoder ring! We've got the inside scoop about getting the best preflight briefing your government
dollars can buy from Sam Walley, Air Traffic Control Specialists with the St. Louis automated Flight Service Station.
With 30 years of flight experience, a Commercial Pilot certificate with single and multiengine, Flight Instructor
Instrument ratings, 15 years with the FAA as a Weather Briefer, Controller in the St. Louis tower and TRACON and
as Aviation Education Counselor, Sam has gained a terrific amount of insight on how to get the system to work for
you. Come hear Sam share with us how to get the most out of all the services AFSS has to offer.
Join us at the Greenbriar Country Club, 12665 Big Bend Boulevard. Social hour is 6:00 PM, dinner at 7:00 PM and Sam will give his presentation at 8:00 PM. Dinner Reservations must be received by October 4th at Noon. For Reservations call Ron at 636-530-7651 or Barbara at 636-391-2668.
Fall Wine Tour: Take in the fall colors, sample Missouri vintages and enjoy lunch at former MAC F-18 test pilot Alan Fraser's Das Weisse Haus restaurant in Augusta on the first annual MPA Fall Wine Tour. Too late to sign up. Here is a picture of the folks that went:
Brian Weiler MoDOT's
Director of Aviation
Help us celebrate MO's newest airport:
Warsaw (56M). Join us at the Grand Opening.
1000 to 1400
Military Fly-by, Static Displays, Plane Rides.
Phil Boyer at Branson: MPA AirTour & USPA Quarterly Meeting in Branson with Phil Boyer of AOPA as our guest speaker at the Saturday Night Banquet. For details see the link at the bottom of this page.
Safety Seminar: The St. Louis Chapter
will host it's annual FAA Safety Seminar at Lindbergh High School, 4900 S. Lindbergh. Fred Harms will again present
one of his infamous safety seminars starting at 1900. Subject matter will be Night Operations, Disorientation and
Vertigo. Look for more info in the FAA mailer. Need directions? There is a link to a map of South Lindbergh at
the bottom of this page. Or you can call our Safety Chairman Art at 314-842-1720 or send an Email asking for directions
from your location:
Annual Christmas Holiday Party: It isn't that far away. Mark your calendar
for our fabulous, annual Christmas Holiday Party on December 1. Start the season with your MPA friends.
Phil Boyer at Branson