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Bi-Annual Kitfox Fly-In

2017-12-04T14:37:12+00:00 December 1st, 2017|Tags: , , , , |

The scenery was stupendous! That kind of turning and banking while following the terrain is something we just don’t get in the Midwest. After that, we visited the Alford Desert, a dry lakebed approximately 12 by 50 miles in size. We chose somewhere in the middle to set down, doing the equivalent of a [...]

Night Fly-Out & Aviation Decision Making Seminar

2017-12-04T19:35:23+00:00 October 1st, 2017|Tags: , , , , |

We had another good month here at Galt Airport. At our September Chapter gathering, we sponsored an FAA FAASTeam Safety Seminar put together by chapter members Jean Forni and Beth Rehm. The seminar was very well attended, and the presentation was excellent. Their program covered practical tips for night flying, [...]

JB Aviation’s Newest Instructor

2017-09-16T22:01:10+00:00 August 1st, 2017|Tags: , , , , |

Kurt grew up in Cary, IL and first got bit by the aviation bug at a very young age. His house was under an O’Hare flight path and he was fascinated with watching the big jets fly over. Kurt’s first ride in a small airplane was actually at a Young Eagles Rally at 1ØC [...]

Barnstormer’s Day

2017-09-16T21:51:47+00:00 July 1st, 2017|Tags: , , , , |

June slipped by us pretty darn fast. Enjoy summer while we have it! I will have to say that once again our chapter has accomplished some amazing teamwork. We blew Barnstormer Day out of the water this year with record attendance, and for once, we had some palatable weather. Our hat is off to [...]

Welding Workshop

2017-09-16T21:50:33+00:00 June 1st, 2017|Tags: , , , |

On May 24, chapter members Paul Sedlacek and Brian Spiro hosted a welding workshop in the maintenance shop at Galt. The gathering was very informative, & participants learned some basic theory and technique involved in welding. Paul and Brian explained the various types of equipment, metallurgy, welding techniques, and overall safety. They set up [...]

Murder Mystery Dinner Fundraiser

2017-09-16T20:54:31+00:00 April 1st, 2017|Tags: , , , , |

On March 4th, suspects and attendees met at the Galt Airport Speakeasy (AKA the aircraft maintenance shop) to listen to the reading of the Last Will and Testament of the late, Mr. Sam Bucca. After some attempted assignations, a poisoning, and some sleuthing, the killer was discovered. A roaring good time was had by all! [...]

President’s Report- Arnie Quast

2017-09-16T20:26:41+00:00 March 1st, 2017|Tags: , , , , |

Dear EAA 932 Chapter members, It is hard to believe that the first two months of the year are behind us, and 2017 is in full swing with lots going on at our Chapter! I am very excited to serve as the new President of EAA 932. We have a great group of people [...]