Spokane Chapter Information Page

 

 

 

Spokane Felts Field
Felts Field in Spokane

2014 Chapter Officers

President
Donna Childs
208-699-7394
Email

President-Elect
Terry Newcomb
208-699-3716
Email

 

 

Secretary
Rusty Hanson

509-942-8525

Email

 

Treasurer
Ray Brunner
509-464-2166
Email

 

 

 

Past President

Charlie Cleanthous
509-496-9109
Email

 

 

Board Members

 

 

 

 

Mike Foster
(509) 448-7399
Email

 

Dianne Johnson

(509) 710-6640

Email

Marian Heale
(509) 624-1092

Email

 

 

 

 

Other Contact Information

 

Meeting Announcements
Ray Brunner
(509) 464-2166
Email

Chapter Webmaster
Ray Brunner
(509) 464-2166
Email

 

 

 

 

Aviation Scholarships

 

The 2014 WPA Spokane Chapter Aviation Scholarship program is now over.

Three Scholarships will be awarded at our annual Banquet on Saturday March 7, 2015.

Watch this space for the opening of the 2015 Aviation Scholarship program.

 

Spokane WPA Video

 

WOW!  Our WPA/Spokane Chapter promotional video is on the web. 
Check it out!.
 

 

Historical Sectional

 

Come back with us to 1971 and take a look at the Spokane Sectional Chart (pdf)

 

Aviation Podcasts

 

Listen to Aviation programs on your iPod or computer

 

Pilot Networking

 

Here are online forums and Facebook links where you can connect with other pilots.

 

 

2014 Lower Granite Work Party

 

It was held in May 2014.
  Pix from previous work parties
 

 

Meeting Schedule

 

 

Upcoming Meetings:

 

March 7, 2015

5:00 PM

 

Annual Banquet and

Benefit Auction

 

Spokane Valley Event Center

10512 E. Sprague, Spokane Valley, WA.

 

We will be awarding three scholarships to the winners of the 2014 WPA Spokane Chapter Aviation Scholarship program.

 

The Speaker for the evening will be

Norah O`Neill Retired Airline Captain. She will be speaking of her 35 years flying for the airlines and of the many challenges she faced being one of the first women in her field.

 

The items donated to the Silent Auction are deductible. The proceeds are used for the Youth Aviation Scholarship Fund.

 

Tickets for this event are available by contacting any Chapter officer.

 

 

April 15, 2015

6:00 PM

 

Darcy's Restaurant and Spirits, 10502 E. Sprague, Spokane Valley, WA.

 

SPEAKER: Minard Thompson. FAA Safety Team Program Manager, for Washington State and Northern Idaho.

 

 

Title of Talk: "The Vortex of error"

 

Its a human factors program aimed at why we make mistakes while flying.

 

This will be a WINGS credit meeting

 

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These events are subject to change, so be sure to read the monthly meeting announcements for the latest schedules

 


 

Meetings are usually held at 6 p.m. on the 3rd Wednesday of every month (Unless noted) at Darcy's Restaurant and Spirits, 10502 E. Sprague, Spokane Valley, WA.

 

 

2015 Spokane Chapter Schedule

 

 

Other Spokane/Coeur d'Alene Aviation News

 

 

 

WPA Aviation Calendar

 

Meeting Announcements

 Meeting announcements are sent to the email address you listed when you renewed your membership.  Please make sure your email address is correct. 

 

Local Aviation Links

 

Other Topics

Annual Banquet News

Spokane Chapter
2015 Annual Banquet
and
Benefit Auction

The Annual Banquet and Benefit Auction

Will be held on March 7, 2015

Keep that date open and watch for

Further information

The speaker for the evening will be real-life aviator Norah O'Neill, who wrote the book, Flying Tigress, about her experiences flying in the Alaskan Bush in the 1970s.

Norah learned to fly in 1973 and became the first woman pilot for Alaska Central Air (1974) and the Flying Tiger Line.

During her thirty-five years as an airline pilot, Norah amassed 22,000 hours and was the first woman in the world to fly passengers on the Boeing 747 

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Archived Chapter Newsletters

In January 2013, we changed from a printed newsletter to an e-mail meeting announcement.  These archived newsletter files are in Adobe Acrobat PDF format.  If you need Adobe Acrobat reader, get it here - it's free.

 

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