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EAA’s Ford Tri-motor Arrives At KCUB

EAA’s Ford tri-motor arrived at Jim Hamilton-LB Owens Airport (KCUB) this morning around 10:30 a.m. It transitioned to here from its last stop at Monroe, NC. The pilot, Colin Soucy, and co-pilot, Rich Desjardins, artfully directed the tri-motor into a … Continue reading

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8th Annual Palmetto RV Fly-In Review

EAA Chapter 242 hosted it’s eighth annual Palmetto RV Fly-In on Saturday, March 17, 2012, at Jim Hamilton-LB Owens Airport (KCUB) in downtown Columbia, SC. The weather turned out to be ideal for the fly-in and the day was spectacular. … Continue reading

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President’s Cockpit: March 4, 2012

Our last General Membership meeting was very interesting and you should have seen the show ‘N tell. Puppies! We had invited Charles Flowers and Cheri Thompson of The Healing Species organization. Cheri started Healing Species as a violence and bullying … Continue reading

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2011 EAA 242 Annual Awards Brunch Review

On Saturday, January 21, 2012, EAA Chapter 242 held its annual awards brunch at the Eagle Aviation maintenance hangar at Jim Hamilton-LB Owens Airport (KCUB). The event started at 11:00 a.m. with a social hour including a couple of games, … Continue reading

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Eighth Annual Palmetto Wing RV Fly-In Scheduled for March 17, 2012

Ken Harrill, our Palmetto Wing RV Fly-In Coordinator has announced that we will hold our 8th Annual Palmetto Wing RV Fly-In on March 17, 2012, at Jim Hamilton-LB Owens Airport (KCUB) at the Eagle Aviation maintenance hangar. Thank you Eagle … Continue reading

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SCBC Review: Eagle Aviation at Columbia Metro (KCAE)

Thanks to all our chapter volunteers for your great efforts in making the SCBC at Columbia Metropolitan Airport (KCAE) on Sunday, August 7, 2011, a great success. It was a near perfect flying day, so there were several folks who … Continue reading

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President’s Cockpit

We had a whirlwind two days, but we pulled off a great weekend. We all worked very hard. I think I used up all of Melinda Harrill’s vacation time chopping tomatoes and onions. The Friday night drop-in was an overwhelming … Continue reading

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Chapter enjoys a weekend with Jeff Skiles

What an exciting weekend for EAA Chapter 242 at Jim Hamilton-L.B. Owens Airport (KCUB), as the chapter hosted EAA’s Young Eagles Co-chairman and “Miracle on the Hudson” co-pilot, Jeff Skiles. Jeff flew into KCUB on Friday, March 25, 2011, arriving … Continue reading

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Jeff Skiles to be welcomed at drop in at SAC on Friday, March 25, 2011

EAA Chapter 242 will be hosting “Miracle on the Hudson” First Officer, Jeff Skiles, this coming March 25 and 26, 2011. Jeff will be arriving Friday flying Cessna’s new 162 Skycatcher in conjunction with a four stop trip to Sun … Continue reading

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The 3rd Annual Cub Fly-In Review

The weather was about as perfect as we could wish for during the 3rd Annual Cub Fly-In at Jim Hamilton-LB Owens Airport (KCUB) in Columbia, SC, on Saturday, October 16, 2010. I counted a total of 23 airplanes that flew … Continue reading

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