Monthly Archives: August 2012

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The IO-360X Engine Build

Have you ever seen the inside of an aircraft engine? A perfectly clean, brand new engine? It is really pretty! Okay, maybe I am biased since it was my engine… On Friday, August 10th, Ken and I flew to Tulsa, … Continue reading

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President’s Cockpit: August 28, 2012

Congratulations to Mike Hoover on his first flight of N194MH, his Van’s RV-9A this last Sunday evening, August 26, 2012. All went well. Mike has been building 4MH for the last nine and a half years, so I know he … Continue reading

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August 2012 Young Eagles Report

Well, sorry to report this but our August young eagles was weathered out again like July. No YEs to report for August 11. Did have one or two flown on other days. Mac Burton reported one for August and Greg … Continue reading

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Christmas In June: A Family Gathering In Washington State

Ski’s family holds an annual event they call “Christmas in July.” Ski’s sister, Isla, and brother-in-law, Larry, host the event. Some of you met Isla and Ski’s other sister, Naomi, when they came out to visit late last year. I … Continue reading

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Minutes of the August 2012 Executive Committee Meeting

The meeting was called to order at 6:30 PM. ATTENDING: Gerry Biehl, Ken Harrell, Melinda Harrell, Mike Hoover, Rick Morse, Xen Motsinger, Tom Roberts and Bob Stearns TREASURER: No changes. The revised budget has been completed. We have enough cash … Continue reading

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President’s Cockpit: August 9, 2012

Austin Meyer, creator of X-Planes flight simulator software and a Columbia resident is our guest speaker for the next General Membership meeting August 18. He is going to discuss and demonstrate (using X-Planes) his latest work, VP 400 emergency auto-land … Continue reading

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President’s Cockpit: August 2, 2012

Well, Ski and I are back. I flew her to Oshkosh to accept her award as the 2012 Young Eagles Ground Support Volunteer. I am so proud of her, I could burst. I am going to write a complete story … Continue reading

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