Wednesday, March 4, 2015


We will meet at the
Corner Pub & Grill
address: 15824 Fountains Plaza Dr.
Chesterfield, MO 63017

This is near the corner of Clayton & Clarkson - Fountains Plaza Dr. is off Clayton Road just east of Clarkson. Click Here for Map/Directions. Plan to arrive at 6 PM to order individually and eat by 7 PM.

Our featured speaker will be Kenneth Wells. Ken is a new St. Louis chapter member who was employed as a Department of Defense contractor. He recently returned from Afghanistan where he operated a multifunctional tethered balloon called an Aerostat from a remote location. Sound interesting? Come to our meeting and hear more about it! See you there!

Please call Candy Stewart at 314-651-7097 or send her an email at 64sbonanza@gmail.com by March 1, 2015 to make your reservation!
Be sure and join us for this exciting meeting!

Special Event: March 8, 2015

The St Louis and the Gateway chapters of the MPA are sponsoring a Famous WWI Flying/Romance Movie WINGS at the Scottish Rite Auditorium at 2 PM at 3633 Lindell Blvd. St. Louis MO 63108. The movie will be accompanied by Dr. Marvin Faulwell on the recently restored 1924 56 rank Kimball Organ. This is the first and only silent movie to win an academy award. Join the group for this great old silent movie featuring Clara Bow (the "it" girl of 1927). We are planning to make this a "drive in" event! Contact our flyout chairman Bill Hamilton to join us for lunch before the movie! (whami9@aol.com)
Click Here to see the flyer (PDF).


Safety Seminar: March 28, 2015
At Wings of Hope -Spirit of St. Louis Airport Chesterfield, MO
9 AM Featuring Phil Dixon and Fred Harms
Topic: Seven Deadly Aviation Sins
These are the mistakes pilots make in prepping the airplane for flight and in-flight mistakes. See YOU there!

FUTURE PLANS For the St. Louis Chapter include:

Our regular meeting April 1, 2015 at the Corner Pub - our speaker will be Dana Ryan. Dana is the Airport Planning Manager for the St. Louis Airport Authority. He will be talking about near time and future plans for the St. Louis Airport. He invites our members to provide any questions we might want him to address. He will, of course, respond to questions that pop up during his presentation, but he'd like to hear from us in advance so he can work the questions into his talk. Let John Flaherty know of questions you would like addressed.

Flyouts for April:

April 14th is State Aviation Day! Plan to be in Jefferson City for this event! More information available on the web site.

Mark YOUR Calendar!

May 29-31, 2015 is the Missouri Pilots Annual Convention will be held at the Isle of Capri Convention Center, Boonville, MO. More information available on the web site. (mopilots.org)