Wednesday, May 2nd

Our special speaker for the May meeting will be: Dave Pressey speaking about Light Sport

It's been nearly a decade since Light Sport became a regulatory reality, creating new pilots, new aircraft, and a new avenue for the dream of flight to become a reality. But has Light Sport lived up to the expectations? Join Dave W. Pressy, 2012 Central Region Flight Instructor of the Year, for an in-depth look at the past, present, and future of the Light Sport rule. Dave W. Pressy holds a CFII, MEI, AGI, Commercial Pilot, ASEL, AMEL, Instrument Airplane Gold Seal Flight Instructor: Multi-Engine, Instrument, Advanced Ground Instructor ratings.
A must see and hear presentation! Don't miss it!

Our meeting will be held at Sunset Lakes Banquet Center, 13366 W. Watson Road, Sappington, MO 63127. Our private room opens at 6 pm with dinner ($18 per person) being served at 6:30 PM. The program starts at 7 PM.

And we want you to know that our 50-50 raffle now exceeds $400! Come and buy a raffle ticket! You could be the winner!

Sunset Hills Golf Course andBanquet Center can easily be found by taking I-270 to Gravois Road (MO Hwy 30) then west toward Fenton for approximately 2 miles, turn right onto West Watson Road and watch for the Sunset Lakes sign on the right side. We would love to have you join us!

Contact Candy Stewart by April 27th at 314.651.7097 or e-mail her at

May Fly Out

St. Louis Chapter's fly out for May is to Branson, MO on May 17-20, 2012 to attend the USPA Annual Membership and Board Meeting.

The Branson meeting starts Thursday, May17th with a Safety Seminar at PLK.

Friday features a tour of the Dewey Short Visitors Center & a Table Rock Dam Tour in the morning. And evening entertainment aboard the Branson Belle.

Saturday includes the USPA Annual Membership & Board meetings, before the awards luncheon at McFarlain's Restaurant in the IMAX center. Evening plans include Circle B Chuck wagon Dinner Theater!
Come for all or part of this exciting weekend!
Contact our fly out chairman for more information: Hubert Looney 314-562-1773

Future Plans for the St. Louis Chapter activities include:
June 6. 2012 Chapter meeting featuring Phil Dixon from the FAA as speaker.

The June Fly out will be to the MPA State Convention June 9th in Boonville: more details at website: