Chapter 1612

Central Oklahoma Sport Flyers

Chapter 1612 Events

Our next Fly-In/Drive-In Meeting

9 November 2019 Meeting

This month’s meeting will be held at the David J. Perry airport (1K4) in Goldsby, OK on the 9th of November from 11:30-1300.  Our lunch prior to the meeting will be a Chili Potluck lunch.  We ask that those attending bring a pot of your best Chili or an appropriate side dish or desert.  The chapter will provide the drinks and tableware.  If you have any questions, call Eric Muehlberg at 405-923-6749 for details. 

This months Newsletter will be emailed on 6 November and posted to the Yahoo site.   Yahoo will be discontinuing their group sites in December 2019.  It you're receiving your newsletter via the Yahoo groups site please email me and I'll put you on the email list.  Hope to see you at the David J. Perry airport on Saturday 9 November.

12 October 2019 Meeting

 It was a busy September for Chapter 1612 with a great Young Eagles event at Anadarko OK and the One Week Wonder visit to Thompson Field.  October will be an equally great month, starting with the Chapter 1612 meeting this Saturday at a new location.

This month’s meeting will be held at the David J. Perry airport (1K4) in Goldsby, OK on the 12th of October from 11:30-1300.  Our lunch prior to the meeting will be a Fried Chicken Pot Luck lunch.  The chapter will provide the fried chicken and drinks.  We ask that those attending bring an appropriate side dish or desert. If you have any questions, call Eric Muehlberg at 405-923-6749 for details.

This months Newsletter has been emailed and posted to the Yahoo site.   It you haven't received your copy please email me and I'll forward a copy and put you on the email list.  See you at David J. Perry airport on Saturday...let's make if a great fly in / drive-in event weather permitting. 

 

 17 September 2019 Tuesday Evening

 

The EAA Chapters Office will be conducting a 2 week West Coast Chapters Tour with the 2018 One Week Wonder RV-12 in September.  The plan is to visit a chapter a day over the two week period eventually working their way back to Oshkosh.  The aircraft is in Bend, OR now and will begin its journey in early September.  If all goes as planned the aircraft will be visiting the OKC area on Tuesday evening, 17 September 2019  The plan is for Chapters Manager John Egan and another member of the EAA staff to fly the aircraft from Albuquerque to Thompson Field (53OK) that day and overnight at 53OK.  

 EAA Chapter 1612 will host the One Week Wonder and crew at an OKC Tri-Chapter (EAA 24, 1098, & 1612) gathering at Thompson Field at 6:00 PM, Tuesday evening.   This will be a dinner followed by a question & answer/information session with the EAA staff.  The One Week Wonder RV-12 will be there for you to inspection and tell everyone which rivet you pulled during its construction.

We plan to begin serving Swadley's BBQ and sides at 6:00 PM with the question & answer session to follow at about 7:00 PM.  We ask those attending to bring an appropriate side or dessert to share.  The gathering is a fly-in/drive-in event.  For those driving, we will meet in Steve & Mary Ingraham's hangar on the northeast side of the airport.  The address is 1981 County Road 1221, Tuttle, OK 73089.  This is a great opportunity to ask your questions about EAA programs, chapters initiatives and the One Week Wonder.  We'll send out additional information as we get closer to the visit.  Please don't hesitate to contact me if you have any questions. For additional information please call 405-923-6749 or email smuehlberg@pldi.net

 

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