EVENTS MAY 2016 into Summer 2016

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New Castle Airport (KILG) Runway Safety Action Team Meeting

"New Castle Airport (KILG) Runway Safety Action Team Meeting"
Topic: New Castle Airport (KILG) Runway Safety Action Team Meeting and Airfield Tour
On Wednesday, June 1, 2016 at 10:00 Eastern Daylight Time
DuPont Aviation Conference Room
199 North Dupont Highway
Conference Room
New Castle, DE 19720

Select Number: EA1769193

Local company offers bus trips to Smithsonian's Udvar-Hazy Center & NYC's Intrepid

Sun June 5 in Chantilly, Virginia Udvar-Hazy Center
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May/June 2016 Issue of FAA Safety Briefing Now Available

May/June 2016 Issue of FAA Safety Briefing - New Technologies
Notice Number: NOTC6521

AOPA rolls out "Better Than Ever" Flight Planner

The AOPA Flight Planner - Better Than Ever!

Wed, May 4, 2016 8:00 PM EDT
Explore the new features and enhancements in AOPA’s Flight Planner, version 2.3. Learn about:

Transferring your flight plan to your favorite EFB – ForeFlight Mobile, Naviator, Seattle Avionics FlyQ EFB and WingX Pro7.
Submitting feature suggestions and improvement requests with the User Feedback Tool.
The planner’s Range Estimating Tool (time, distance and fuel), Predictive Fuel Warnings, and Fuel Along Route (color-coded fuel prices).
And more.

EAA240 has opportunities for you to take a ride in the Ford Tri-Motor aircraft

With the support and collaboration of Garnet Ford of West Chester and New Garden Airport, EAA240 offers a unique opportunity to experience a flight into history!

Take a ride in the Ford Tri-Motor aircraft, the first ‘mass-transportation’ aircraft built in the US.

Gerald "Jerry" Harris

Gerald "Jerry" Harris

Age 83, passed away Thursday, January 7, 2016.

Jerry was a great guy and a good friend to Delaware Aviation. A board member of DASi and a safety officer. We will miss that great smile.

New Garden Flying Field Future Aviators Summer Camp

Future Aviators Summer Camp
JULY 11-15, AUGUST 8-12

New Garden Flying Field offers young people the excitement and discovery of aviation in a day-camp setting, designed for ages 7/8-15. It's a week of non-stop excitement that includes five full days of hands-on aviation and science projects, challenging activities, museum and airport tours, and other aviation experiences.


FAA poster offers scanable links for safety info

March/April 2016 FAA Safety Briefing now available

The March/April 2016 issue of FAA Safety Briefing focuses on the leading cause of general aviation accidents — loss of control. Articles in this issue will help pilots better identify loss of control warning signs, as well as fine tune mitigation strategies and recovery techniques that can improve flight safety in these situations



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