Saturday, August 27, 2011
St. Louis Chapter
Annual Picnic & Barbecue

You are invited to join us for our now famous annual chapter picnic and barbecue at the Washington, MO Airport (KFYG - formerly MO6). This is NOT our usual meeting day or time but our special summer event! Drive in or Fly In!

NOTE: We will NOT have a September meeting - so join us at Washington Airport!

A tasty lunch served at 12:30 PM will be prepared for you by the St. Louis Chapter members. For only $15 you will get a special picnic of shrimp cocktail, barbecued chicken wings, cucumber salad, sliced tomato salad, pork steaks, chicken breasts, baked beans, garlic bread, fruit salad & desserts! Ice tea & water are also included.

Driving directions: take I-44 to exit 251 (just 10 miles past Six Flags) 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 to Airport Road.

This is another August Fly Out EVENT! Meet us there!

Contact Candy Stewart at 314-651-7097 or email her at by August 24, 2011
to reserve your spot for this event!

St. Louis Chapter Flyout Opportunities -

August 27, 2011
St. Louis Chapter Picnic - Washington, MO Airport (KFYG)

USPA Fall Fly-In
September 22-25, 2011 Springfield, IL

Hosted by the USPA and the Illinois Pilots Association, this fall fly in to Springfield, IL will start on Thursday with an FAA Wings Safety seminar.

Cost - Cost to register is $20 per person for the hospitality room. To register send a check to USPA 1652 Indian Point Road, Branson, MO 65616-9603. Or register on line at

Hotel - will be The Holiday Inn Express & Suites located at 3050 South Dirksen Parkway, the room rate is $90/night plus tax. The cut off date is September 1, 2011. Call 217-529-7771 for reservations. This special rate will be good for 2 days before or after we meet. A free hot breakfast will be served each morning.

Airport - Abraham Lincoln Capital (KSPI) - This airport has multiple IFR approaches.

FBO - Landmark Aviation Located on the northwest corner of the airport (122.95). Rental cars available are Budget, Avis & Hertz.

Thursday - Evening, Safety seminar presented by Illinois Department of Transportation at the Henley Center
near our hotel.
Friday - day & evening open to explore local attractions
Saturday - 9AM to noon - USPA Director business meeting which is open to all. Afternoon is open for sight seeing. Evening - 6 PM Banquet at Chesapeake Seafood House. Informal dress, each diner pays for own meal.