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APA Annual Meeting - Tuskegee Col. Bob Ashby Guest Speaker!

Saturday, May 26, 2012
08:00am -

 

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Location - Air Force's Glendale Civil Air Patrol unit at Glendale Airport

Don't forget....This Saturday, May 26th is the....

Arizona Pilots Annual Member's Meeting at Glendale Airport's Civil Air Patrol Building

Continental breakfast starting at 8 am

Meeting, Guest Speaker & door prizes 9-11am (see below)

BBQ with the Civil Air Patrol at 11:30 am

Featured Guest Speaker...

Col. Bob Ashby, ret. Tuskegee Airman

Door Prizes.....

  • Signed copy of The Tuskegee Airman, by Col. Bob Ashby
  • 1st, 2nd, or 3rd Class Airman Medical by Dr. Bryman
  • 1st, 2nd, or 3rd Class Airman Medical by Dr. Raniolo
  • Anzio's Landing Restaurant gift certificate
  • Deer Valley Restaurant gift certificate
  • Lorenzo's Pizza gift certificate
  • Zipp's Sports Bar & Grill gift certificate
  • Goldie's Sports Bar & Grill gift certificate
  • Flight Deck Restaurant gift certificate
  • Hangar Cafe Restaurant gift certificate
  • Model Wooden airplane

APA will host a Continental breakfast 8-9am. Meeting starts at 9 and goes to approx 11:30. CAP, Civil Air Partrol, to do a BBQ after for donations that will benefit the CAP.

Calling all APA Members… Mark your calendars for Saturday, May 26th, 2012! We will have our APA Annual Members meeting. The Air Force's Glendale Civil Air Patrol unit at Glendale Airport will host this event in their new building. Our guest speaker is Col. Bob Ashby, a Tuskegee Airman. He is the recipient of the Presidential Master Pilot Award & the 50 Year Master Pilot Award. He graduated from flight training at the Tuskegee Institute (1945) and was assigned to Japan as part of the US occupying force. Later he flew the B-26’s in combat during the Korean conflict (1952). Col. Ashby then began his commercial aviation career as a Flight Operations Instructor with United Airlines and helped write the training program for the Boeing 747 aircraft. Ashby went on to become the first black pilot for Frontier Airlines and retired as a Captain with over 30,000 flying hours (1986). Come meet this legend and hear his amazing story!

Location - Air Force's Glendale Civil Air Patrol unit at Glendale Airport