Put This On Your Calendar!
Flyouts: Flyout Committee Chair: Sarah McKinley
you see RSVP, Sarah MUST
know to arrange transportation to the restaurant. Anybody desiring to be on Sarah's email list, please let her
October 13, Saturday-- CANCELLED Stockton, MO Airport.
October 14, Sunday- RSVP The
Bridges of Madison county festival. Winterset, Iowa. Landing at 9:30 a.m. Bus tours of the bridges leave
from the square all day. Parade at 2 - 3 p.m. Att; Macho men this is the birthplace and boyhood home of John
Wayne (1 block off downtown square.
October 21, Sunday--CANCELLED MPA Picnic - @ Rainbow
Air Village, Dearborn MO Airport.
October 27, Saturday-
Miami County, Kansas Airport Home of the great B.Q. 12:00 noon.
Saturday - Clay County Regional is having a chili lunch, fly or
November 3, Sat and Sun-
Amana Colonys, Amana, Iowa, very nice grass strip runway. Lovely German Village with German Restaurants,
crafts, winery and woolen mill. Reserve you own room before Oct. 1 or sooner for good rooms at 1-877-331-0828.
November 10, Saturday-
Grand Glaize Airport Lake of the Ozarks, Mo. Lunch at 11:30 at Kenilworth's House (end of runway) and Attention:
ladies Christmas shopping. President Morris of Lake of the Ozark Chapter will provide transportation.
November 17, Saturday-
Independence, Mo. Yes the runway is still open, watch out for some chug holes at the south tip of the runway. The
breakfast is terrific. It is due to be destroyed in February is lets say bye to an old friend. Breakfast will
be at 9:00.
Anyone interested in a Branson Christmas on the date please call me and I will try for reservations.
Please RSVP to Sarah McKinley Phone: 816-320-3462 or E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Also the morning of fly-out you can call: 816-781-7194 - Roosterville Airport.
Airborne Communications is 122.75. Remember that our minimums are 3000 and 5.
Programs: Program Committee Chair: Herb Roberts
October 24 Safety Meetin--
Tom Bartels of the FAA will give us our yearly talk on winter weather and the effect it has on flying and the airplane.
November 14 --
Chuck Zuvers will talk about the Flying Fez, the flying unit of
the Ararat Shrine that transports burn victims to hospitals at no charge.
January 23, 2002--Mr. Lee Lamar was a B-24 bomber pilot during the 2nd WW and was shot down over
Italy. He was captured and spent the rest of the war as a P.O.W. He will tell about his experiences
and will have some artifacts to display. Should be very interesting.
DINNER RESERVATION INFORMATION
October 24, 2001
- at DAV,
8787 Old Santa Fe Road. Reservations MUST BE MADE by SATURDAY, October 20, 2001, if
not on the permanent reservation list. Special dietary needs can be accommodated at the time of the reservation.
Please call: JUNE WILLIAMS AFTER NOON AT 816-224-3241 to make your reservations.
Our menu will be: Roast Beef, mashed potatoes with gravy, green beans, Salad and dessert.
Remember - Meeting time: Social from 6:00 to 6:30 P.M. Dinner at 6:30. Cost is $12.00 per person.
November 14, 2001 -
Thanksgiving Dinner will
be at Jumpin Catfish,
Lee's Summit MO, off of 50 Hwy on SW Blue Pkwy. When you inter Jumpin Catfish tell them you are with the MPA Group
and they will escort you to your room. Make your dinner reservations with JUNE
WILLIAMS AFTER NOON AT 816-224-3241. Social from 6:00 to 6:30
pm--Dinner at 6:30 to 9:00. Cost is $12.00 per person. Please pay Marty Young as you inter the room. THERE WILL
BE NO PERMANENT RESERVATION LIST FOR THIS NIGHT ONLY. Our menu you will have a choice of: Two Chicken, Two
Catfish, Chicken Fried Stake or Butterfly Shrimp.
December 1th--Christmas MPA Dinner will be at V's Italiano Restaurant, 40 Hwy, Independence MO. Make your dinner reservations with JUNE WILLIAMS AFTER NOON AT 816-224-3241.
Reservations MUST BE MADE by December 3. Social from 6:00 to 6:30 pm--Dinner at 6:30 to 9:00, Cost is $20.00 per
person, Please pay Marty Young. THERE WILL BE NO PERMANENT RESERVATION LIST FOR THIS NIGHT ONLY. Our Dinner Buffet
menu will be: Baked Lasagna, Baked Chicken and Cannelloni Florentine, Tossed Salad, Broccoli Normandy Antipasto
Tray, Hot Garlic Toast V's Home-made Italian Rum Cake.
MO-KAN Wings Contes - Remember - Get ready for next year. All non-pilot
members should attend a safety meeting and have a WINGS card signed.
These are needed for our inter-state rivalry with the Kansas Pilots Association (KPA). The KPA is very serious
about this contest and won the trophy (furnished by Ed Duckworth) last year. All
non-pilot members should send their signed wings card to Penrod Turk
The State Wings Contest runs from April 1st thru March 31st each year. Let's make the WINGS year WINGS Safe. All it takes is one hour of air work, one hour of
takeoffs and landings, one hour of instrument and a safety meeting. It is the responsibility of each chapter WINGS
Chair to keep track of all their WINGS participants. So -- please -- keep Chapter Wings Officer, Penrod Turk, informed upon the completion of any phase. (4
Street, Kansas City, MO 64114-5304)
FYI- Missouri State Senate Web Site: http://www.senate.state.mo.us/
Missouri House Web Site:
MPA Board Meeting
- This is a reminder that any member can attend our chapter board meetings . They are held on the first Tuesday
of the month, excluding holidays, at Executive Beechcraft, Downtown Airport, at 7:00 P.M. We always welcome your
advice and assistance, and the hospitality is great.
MPA State Board Meetings
- Anyone can attend the State board meeting. Check the M.P.A.
NEWS for meeting date and location. Make this your additional