2017

A Salute to Our Veterans

2018-01-12T21:27:44+00:00December 4th, 2017|Tags: , , , , |

While this Veteran’s Day may not have been a perfect day to fly, inside the Galt Airport Studio building, it was a great day to hear three veterans tell their stories! After an opening welcome to the Veteran’s Day gathering, EAA Chapter 932’s President, Arnie Quast, introduced Parker Johnston, who [...]

Night Fly-Out & Aviation Decision Making Seminar

2017-12-04T19:35:23+00:00October 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+00:00August 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+00:00July 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+00:00June 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 [...]