La Garita Creek Ranch Fly-In
May 30-June 1
Hello CPA members,
We're kicking off the flying season here in Colorado with our second annual fly-in at La Garita Creek Ranch. Located in the San Luis Valley, it's a pilots playground for backcountry airstrips and flying fun. Hooper Sand Dunes Pool has also invited the group back for lunch and a warm soak.
The ranch was
It’s that time of year again! It seems like only yesterday, an early morning flight to GYR to participate in my first Sky Kids Fly Day. I was excited, but also a bit nervous, not knowing what to expect. Earlier in the year I was asked if was interested in helping disabled and special need kids experience the wonders of flight and of course I said yes, as
Over twenty APA pilots and spouses gathered together for our quarterly Social Hour on February 27th at McFadden’s in Phoenix. This was our second such event with the focus being a social setting “away from the hangar”. Everyone enjoyed a no host happy hour menu and a raffle where we raised over $70 for the APA Scholarship Fund.
Raffle winners were Adam Rosenberg and Wanda
APA SOCIAL HOUR
February 27, 2014 at 5:30pm
Let’s get away from the hangar and meet your fellow pilots and their spouses for the Arizona Pilots Association Social Hour on Thursday, February 27th at McFadden’s Restaurant and Saloon in the Desert Ridge Marketplace, 21001 N. Tatum Blvd, beginning at 5:30 pm. Dress is casual.
We’ll have a no host Happy Hour menu and a ‘pilot’
3rd Annual - P48 Pleasant Valley (Turf) Fly-In Saturday February 22nd8:30 am – noon
Right traffic runways 14, 23R, 5C, and 5R
- 9 am - Accuracy Landing Practice &Duck Drop
- 10 am – Mountain Flying Lecture
- Discount Glider Rides
- Tethered Hot Air Balloon
- Static Airplane Display
- 11 am – Fly-out to Wayside Restaurant near Alamo Lake for lunch
- Noon – CJ6
Back to Basics Safety and Education Program
Decision Making - Takeoff Distance and Landing Rollout
Saturday, January 11, 2014 at 9:00AM
Pleasant Valley/Turf Airport (P48)
Please come out this Saturday and participate in a Second Saturday Back to Basics Safety and Education program. Back to Basics will take place every Second Saturday throughout 2014 and will focus on a
Assuming that the weather will be great for our December Breakfast Club event toMesquite, NV on the 14th, I am asking how many folks are planning on participating in that event. I don’t normally ask for a head count on our events but I need to let the Wolf Creek Golf Resort know how much transportation will be needed
APA SOCIAL HOUR
October 29, 2013
25 pilots and spouses of the Arizona Pilots Association held their first Social Hour on October 29th at K O’Donnell’s Bar & Grille in Scottsdale. This was the first of what we hope will become a quarterly meet and greet event for our organization.
The focus was to come together in a social setting and get “away from the
APA SOCIAL HOUR
October 29, 2013 at 6pm
Please join your fellow pilots and their spouses for the Arizona Pilots Association Social Hour. This event will mark the first of what we hope will become a quarterly meet and greet event for our organization.
The focus of this occasion is to come together in a social setting in order to become better acquainted away from
Craig Albright, Cirrus N857CD @ KCHD, CFI/II
Weather combined with a variety of other issues (e.g., work, medical, etc.) have resulted in cancellation of our Weekend Getaway to Palm Springs, CA this weekend. I realize that most of you have already contacted me individually but just in case you haven't gotten the word, we're postponing the trip. So, please attend to any