Springfield Chapter Missouri Pilots Association

September 2002

Presidentís Message

Fellow Members:

I would really like to thank al the folks that made the first annual picnic and rousing success. In spite of the weather it turned out really great. This months meeeting will be held at the Ramada Inn in attendance with the AOPA Air Safety Foundation. The subject will be Single Pilot IFR. Colonel Robinson has agreed to reschedule for Nov. meeting for his presentation. The Air Derby will be held this month on Sept. 28, and the people that will participate are to be at hte Sedalia Airport between 9:30 and 10:00 to get their packet for the participating Airports. Lunch will be at the Lebanon Airport around noon. We will host the Oct meeting with 3 other chapters we expect to have between 60 to 80 in attendence. We ought to have a really good time. Well, time to close for now, see you all at he AOPA meeting.


Larry Kennedy

September Meeting

This month's MPA Chapter meeting is Tuesday September 17TH at the Ramada Inn 2820 N. Glenstone Avenue, Springfield, MO. (No dinner meeting this month at the Café SGF.)
This is an Aviation Safety Education Seminar sponsored by AOPA's Air Safety Foundation. Time is 7:00 to 9:00 P.M. Program: Single Pilot IFR. Located in the Missouri 1 Room.

Chapter Officers


Larry Kennedy 417-788-2764

Vice President

Tom Holmer 417-869-2068


Nancy McClure 417-863-1828


Lynn Rodgers 417-890-8700

Newsletter Editor

Robin Harmon 417-863-6939

Calendar of Events

19 SEP
EAA Chapter Monthly Meeting is at Missouri
The AVCRAD meet there at 7 P.M.

13 OCT
MPA Board Meeting, Columbia Regional Airport, Columbia, MO.
Board Meets at 1:00 P.M. All MPA Members Welcome!

19 OCT
EAA Chaper 821, Young Eagles Rally. Pro-Flight Air,
Springfield/Branson Regional Airport.
Flights from 9:00 A.M.to 1:00 P.M.
Registration from 8:30 to 12:30 P.M.
For more information contact Larry G Harmon,
President (417) 863-6939 or E-mail at