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Galt Traffic – December 2018

2018-12-05T11:37:45+00:00December 4th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , |

Bridging the Gap The Evolution of Flight Training On July 20, 2007, the FAA issued Advisory Circular 91-78. It states that pilots can replace paper charts with an EFB (Electronic Flight Bag - FAA-speak for tablets running flight management apps) for most part 91 operations as long as [...]

Galt Traffic – November 2018

2018-11-02T07:53:13+00:00October 30th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , |

Boy Scout Aviation Weekend Campout at Galt by Paul Sedlacek, EAA Chapter 932 Secretary On the weekend of October 20th, Galt Airport played host to Boy Scout Troop 303 from Burlington, Wisconsin. It was humbling that out of 49 choices presented to the scouts earlier in the year, they [...]

Galt Traffic – October 2018

2018-10-02T17:54:12+00:00October 1st, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , |

In Harmony with the Wind by Jerry Thomas, EAA Chapter 932 Editor It has been said that the best way to learn to fly is in a sailplane, where power is provided only by air currents and gravity, and a pilot learns the fundamentals of flight with an incomparable clarity. In a [...]

Galt Traffic – September 2018

2018-09-04T04:22:31+00:00September 3rd, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Flying Further: Crossing Borders by Deena Schwartz, EAA Chapter 932 For an experienced pilot, crossing a border might not be much of a challenge. But, for a new aviatrix, it’s a very big deal! This past year, I’ve looked for any reason to fly: I took my husband hours away for a pancake [...]

Galt Traffic – August 2018

2018-08-14T21:08:15+00:00August 4th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

One of EAA932's Own Receives Award at This Year's AirVenture EAA's AirVenture 2018 is closed out and packed away. Some final numbers are listed in the sidebar, but it would be interesting to know how many actual steps were taken by visitors during the event. Chapter 932 was represented by all [...]

Galt Traffic – July 2018

2018-07-02T00:14:26+00:00July 1st, 2018|Tags: , , , , , |

It's Crop Dusting Season! At one time or another, most of us airplane types have paused along a rural road to watch a farm field being dusted by an ag plane. Occasionally, our own Galt Airport is used by area dusting operators as a staging area. The tarmac between the runway [...]

Galt Traffic Online: May 2018

2018-05-03T20:13:40+00:00May 3rd, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , |

A Bright Future When an emergency situation developed on Southwest Airlines Flight 1380, Captain Tammie Jo Shults responded as a true Pilot-In-Command. Years of training and experience combined with sound judgement and a striking presence-of-mind, enabled her to bring 148 souls back to earth safely after a catastrophic [...]

Galt Traffic Online: April 2018

2018-04-04T21:23:17+00:00April 2nd, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

President’s Report Greetings EAA 932 Members, Our board met for a regular business meeting on March 15th.  Minutes from the meeting are available from chapter secretary Paul Sedlacek.  We've been working hard to come up with some good activities for the coming months.  Keep an eye on our chapter [...]