Chapter 88

Wichita, KS

Upcoming EAA 88 events

We will not be holding our monthly breakfast and young eagles rally this Saturday 9/8/18. Please stop by the chapter booth at McConnell this weekend, 9/8 - 9/9. 

September 13—EAA Chapter 88 Board meeting, 6:30 pm.
September 15 - 55th Annual Fly-in Planning meeting, 5pm.
September 15 - General Membership Meeting, 7pm. See above for details. September 29 - Young Eagles, Cook Airfield (K50), Rose Hill, 10 am
October 5 - 55th Annual Fly-in Set up
September 13—EAA Chapter 88 Board meeting, 6:30 pm.

 September 15 - General Membership Meeting, 7pm 

program will be presented by Mr. Eric Schminke of the Nation Weather Service. Eric works in the Weather Service Forecast Office here in Wichita. His career in forecasting the weather started in 1980 and included working in many areas of the country before coming to Wichita in 1990. Eric will be presenting a program to help pilots better understand the weather conditions that produce Wind Shear, Turbulence and Microbursts.

 


The September EAA Chapter 88 program will be presented by Mr. Eric Schminke of the Nation Weather Service. Eric works in the Weather Service Forecast Office here in Wichita. His career in forecasting the weather started in 1980 and included working in many areas of the country before coming to Wichita in 1990. Eric will be presenting a program to help pilots better understand the weather conditions that produce Wind Shear, Turbulence and Microbursts.
Please join us for and interesting program on the weather

 

September 15 - 55th Annual Fly-in Planning meeting, 5pm.

 

October 6 - 55th Annual Fly-in, Col. James Jabara Airport, 8am - 4pm.

 

We will be holding our final fly-in planning meeting 9/15 @ 5:00 pm at chapter headquarters. We will also hold our general membership meeting 9/15 @ 7:00 pm.

 

Young Eagles on September 29th at Cook Field in Rose Hill, flights will start at 10am. https://www.facebook.com/events/317483628797055/?ti=ia

 
Oct 6th. 55th Annual FLYIN 
 
September 13—EAA Chapter 88 Board meeting, 6:30 pm.
September 15 - 55th Annual Fly-in Planning meeting, 5pm.

Saturday Oct 13 Monthly 2nd Saturday Breakfast at EAA Chapter 88 Headquarters 3612 N.Webb Rd.7-11AM. Adults $6.00 Children 12 & under $4.00. Best breakfast in Wichita. Make plans to come out and support your chapter and to visit with fellow Chapter 88 members.

We have the new raffle tickets in for the car give a way from Rusty Eck Ford. They are $10 each and the chapter keeps 100% of the money.

breakfast. This is also International Young Eagles Day.
Saturday June 16 we will be holding our Member Appreciation Party in place of the monthly
meeting. We will have Pulled Pork and Baked Beans catered in. We are asking that everyone
please bring a side dish and desert. We will also be celebrating our chapters 55th anniversary this
evening. The party kicks off at 6:00 pm you won’t want to miss this fun filled evening.
We have the new raffle tickets in for the car give a way from Rusty Eck Ford. They are $10 each and
the chapter keeps 100% of the money.

Here are some Fly-ins that I am aware of:

Sept 27-29 Fly Kansas Air tour ( a great event to go on )
Sept 28-30 International Birddog Association Fly in Benton Kansas
Sept 28-30 Great Bend Kansas DOC and FIFI will be attending
Oct 6 EAA chapter 88 fly in Wichita Kansas Jabara airport

Breakfast will be $6 for adults and $4 for kids 7 & under.
We will also be flying Young Eagles in Hutchinson 5/5. 
They have some neat aircraft scheduled to be in attendance.
May 5, we have been asked to support the Hutchinson fly-in. They have asked our chapter to do breakfast and
support Young Eagles. I just spoke with the airport manager this week and they are looking into furnishing hotel
rooms for our members that plan on helping with the event.

If you are interested in selling raffle tickets for the car give a way in December please contact me. Remember that your chapter keeps 100% of the money. I would like to thank Rusty Eck Ford for their continued support to Chapter 88. 

If your looking for a last minute tax deduction EAA Chapter 88 is a 501(c)3 non profit. Contact Bill for more information.

Pennies for the Roof Campaign.  This is a campaign to raise the $4500 we need to repair the drainage for the roof.  We cannot fix the soffits until the drainage is fixed.  There will be a bucket at the building where you can donate your extra change to a good cause.  Thank you for your help!! 


Midwest Life Team has teamed up EAA Chapter 88 and is offering $35 family memberships.  More information and applications will be available at the General Meeting on Saturday. 

Please submit your stories, pictures, or marketplace items for the newsletter by 12/26 to have them included in the December newsletter.  You can send all information to eaa88news@yahoo.com.  

September
8, 9
AOPA Fly-in Norman Ok See information in
Education
September
12
AOPA Air Safety Institute seminar,
Night Flying
7-9 pm Yingling
September
16
Fly-In Planning Meeting 5:00 pm
September
16
Chapter 88 General Member
Meeting
7:00 pm
to participate.  Here’s some pictures from the last few years event. It’s always a good event with consistent weather and we wrap it up before the heat of the day sets in. Should be fun so mark you calendars
Appreciation Fly-In will be
on Saturday August 19, 8am-
11am. There will be breakfast
served by the Boy Scouts
(donations accepted) and
Young Eagles Rides for kids
ages 8-17. If you would like to
participate with the Young
Eagles flights please contact
the airport and we will get you
in touch with Bill Lindsay because
you’ll need to get a background
check before the Fly-In
to participate.
 Here’s some pictures
from the last few years event.
It’s always a good event with
consistent weather and we
wrap it up before the heat of
the day sets in. Should be fun
so mark you calendars!  Young Eagles will be at the Cook Field Open House. Cook Field is between Derby - Rose Hill. I will be posting more information on Cook Field later this week.
Again we ask you to arrive early at Cook Field to avoid the long wait. Last year we flew 130+ kids.
Please feel free to contact EAA Chapter 88 President, EAA Chapter 88 Young Eagles/ Eagle Flight Coordinator Bill Lindsay for more information.

 

Prep material: https://www.iac.org/legacy/judges-schools-course-descriptions We're trying to keep the course fee as low as possible ($20). Download your own copy of the 2017 contest rules https://www.iac.org/download-contest-rules Reminder: this clinic is NOT just for Aerobatic Judges! Pilots, you won't score well if you don't understand the maneuver and what the judges expect. See you Thursday! Dave Marten IAC 119 President 605-390-8044

ACE's Clinic Details posted on IAC's website:
https://www.iac.org/school/2017-introduction-to-aerobatic-judging-wichita-kansas
Prep material:
https://www.iac.org/legacy/judges-schools-course-descriptions
We're trying to keep the course fee as low as possible ($20). Download your own copy of the 2017 contest rules 
https://www.iac.org/download-contest-rules
Reminder: this clinic is NOT just for Aerobatic Judges! Pilots, you won't score well if you don't understand the maneuver and what the judges expect. 
See you Thursday!
Dave Marten
IAC 119 President
605-390-8044

ACE's Clinic Details posted on IAC's website:
https://www.iac.org/school/2017-introduction-to-aerobatic-judging-wichita-kansas
Prep material:
https://www.iac.org/legacy/judges-schools-course-descriptions
We're trying to keep the course fee as low as possible ($20). Download your own copy of the 2017 contest rules 
https://www.iac.org/download-contest-rules
Reminder: this clinic is NOT just for Aerobatic Judges! Pilots, you won't score well if you don't understand the maneuver and what the judges expect. 
See you Thursday!
Dave Marten
IAC 119 President
605-390-8044

ACE's Clinic Details posted on IAC's website:
https://www.iac.org/school/2017-introduction-to-aerobatic-judging-wichita-kansas
Prep material:
https://www.iac.org/legacy/judges-schools-course-descriptions
We're trying to keep the course fee as low as possible ($20). Download your own copy of the 2017 contest rules 
https://www.iac.org/download-contest-rules
Reminder: this clinic is NOT just for Aerobatic Judges! Pilots, you won't score well if you don't understand the maneuver and what the judges expect. 
See you Thursday!
Dave Marten
IAC 119 President
605-390-8044

ACE's Clinic Details posted on IAC's website:
https://www.iac.org/school/2017-introduction-to-aerobatic-judging-wichita-kansas
Prep material:
https://www.iac.org/legacy/judges-schools-course-descriptions
We're trying to keep the course fee as low as possible ($20). Download your own copy of the 2017 contest rules 
https://www.iac.org/download-contest-rules
Reminder: this clinic is NOT just for Aerobatic Judges! Pilots, you won't score well if you don't understand the maneuver and what the judges expect. 
See you Thursday!
Dave Marten
IAC 119 President
605-390-8044

ACE's Clinic Details posted on IAC's website:

https://www.iac.org/school/2017-introduction-to-aerobatic-judging-wichita-kansas


Prep material:

https://www.iac.org/legacy/judges-schools-course-descriptions

We're trying to keep the course fee as low as possible ($20). Download your own copy of the 2017 contest rules 

https://www.iac.org/download-contest-rules
Reminder: this clinic is NOT just for Aerobatic Judges! Pilots, you won't score well if you don't understand the maneuver and what the judges expect. 

See you Thursday!
Dave Marten
IAC 119 President
605-390-8044


 

AIR CAPITAL EAGLES AEROBATIC JUDGING CLINIC MARCH 4-5, 2017

ACE's Clinic Details posted on IAC's website:

https://www.iac.org/school/2017-introduction-to-aerobatic-judging-wichita-kansas


Prep material:

https://www.iac.org/legacy/judges-schools-course-descriptions

We're trying to keep the course fee as low as possible ($20). Download your own copy of the 2017 contest rules 

https://www.iac.org/download-contest-rules
Reminder: this clinic is NOT just for Aerobatic Judges! Pilots, you won't score well if you don't understand the maneuver and what the judges expect. 

See you Thursday!
Dave Marten
IAC 119 President
605-390-8044
AIR CAPITAL EAGLES AEROBATIC JUDGING CLINIC MARCH 4-5, 2017

ACE's Clinic Details posted on IAC's website:

https://www.iac.org/school/2017-introduction-to-aerobatic-judging-wichita-kansas


Prep material:

https://www.iac.org/legacy/judges-schools-course-descriptions

We're trying to keep the course fee as low as possible ($20). Download your own copy of the 2017 contest rules 

https://www.iac.org/download-contest-rules
Reminder: this clinic is NOT just for Aerobatic Judges! Pilots, you won't score well if you don't understand the maneuver and what the judges expect. 

See you Thursday!
Dave Marten
IAC 119 President
605-390-8044
AIR CAPITAL EAGLES AEROBATIC JUDGING CLINIC MARCH 4-5, 2017

ACE's Clinic Details posted on IAC's website:

https://www.iac.org/school/2017-introduction-to-aerobatic-judging-wichita-kansas


Prep material:

https://www.iac.org/legacy/judges-schools-course-descriptions

We're trying to keep the course fee as low as possible ($20). Download your own copy of the 2017 contest rules 

https://www.iac.org/download-contest-rules
Reminder: this clinic is NOT just for Aerobatic Judges! Pilots, you won't score well if you don't understand the maneuver and what the judges expect. 

See you Thursday!
Dave Marten
IAC 119 President
605-390-8044
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