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Monthly Archive for: ‘February, 2017’

BasicMed Program presented by Dr. Fahrenholtz’s

Feb 19, 2017  

According to the FAA, the United States has the world’s most robust general aviation community and the BasicMed rule will keep pilots safe, simplify regulations and keep general aviation flying affordable. Until now, the FAA has required an online application and a physical exam by a FAA designated Aviation Medical Examiner but as of May 1, 2017, the FAA issued […]

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Annual Meeting

Feb 8, 2017  

Steve Wolf presided over the annual FNL Pilots meeting, announcing the agenda as: Membership Finances Review of the last year Elect new officers and board Preview for the upcoming year Airport update from Jason Licon Time for Q and A Close meeting Lunch James Hays gave us an update of last years memberships comparing 2016 and 2017 to date.  Membership […]

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Paul Stoecker

Feb 8, 2017  

Paul Stoecker has always had kind of a backdoor interest in planes and flying. It was his high school math instructor that seemed to stir the coals. By using aviation in his math problems, along with the fact that Paul really enjoyed this teacher, they would chat here and there. One day out of the blue he invited Paul to […]

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Did you know……

Feb 8, 2017  

Did you know: That at any given time here are about 61,000 people airborne over mainland USA. That air travel is the second safest public form of transportation, second only to elevators/escalators. That airlines often cruise at 35,000 feet. It sounds high but compare it to the size of a globe and an airplane at that height would only be […]

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