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2014 Awards Banquet Review

Photos by Tim Huebel EAA Chapter 242 held its annual awards banquet in a fitting, cozy setting on Saturday evening, January 24, 2015, in hangar Y-1 at Jim Hamilton-LB Owens Airport (KCUB). The festivities started with a reception as folks … Continue reading

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December 2014/End Of Year Young Eagles Report

December Young Eagles: Good Day But Cold and Closed out a Good Year 
We had a good day in December but it was cold and two of our aircraft were hampered by the cold temps so it was a little … Continue reading

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October 2014 Young Eagles Report: A Good Day

By Ron Shelton 
Good day except not enough aircraft. We flew 47 kids but our participating pilots were much overworked. Pilots participating were Harry Bous, Ron Johnson, David Nieves, Phil Pesek and Don Purcell. We now have 380 year to … Continue reading

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September 2014 Young Eagles Report: No Fly Day – Two in a Row

By Ron Shelton Rainy/Cloudy prevented any flying on Saturday Morning September 13. Three young eagles were flown a few days earlier so added three for month. We now have 333 year to date. Our all time total is now 10687. … Continue reading

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August 2014 Young Eagles Report: No Fly Day

By Ron Shelton Rainy/Cloudy prevented any flying on Saturday Morning August 9th. Two young eagles were flown a few days earlier so added two for month. We now have 330 year to date. Our all time total is now 10684. … Continue reading

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July 2014 Young Eagles Report: Successful Day

On our regular monthly young eagles day we added 34 for the month. We now have 328 year to date. We got off to a late start because of low ceilings abut was able to assist all families because or … Continue reading

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Young Eagles Ground School Proposed

By Doug Oates I would like to Start a ground school for young eagles ages 15-17. The class will use Jeppessen Sanderson Books and ground school DVDs For the Private Pilot Certificate. The class can be taught on two Saturdays … Continue reading

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June 2014 Young Eagles Rally A Big Day

By Ron Shelton We flew a total of 51 for the day and had added 7 before that for a total of 58 for the month. We now have 294 year to date. We usually try and average 50 per … Continue reading

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May  2014 Young Eagles Made Progress    

By Ron Shelton We flew a total of 21 for the day. Thanks to the gallant efforts of our pilots and ground crew all had really neat experiences. Whiteplains pilots flew some Young Eagles in May also adding 28. We … Continue reading

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April 2014 Young Eagles Report: Another Big Young Eagles Day

By Ron Shelton EAA 242 participated in the KCUB Display and Cup events with an “all day” young eagles event  –mostly in the afternoon.   But we did have 20 kids in the morning and could not accommodate them all and … Continue reading

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