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Dorchen’s Departure

We’re sad to report that beloved Santa Barbara aviator and friend Dorchen has passed. Here’s her obituary (click to enlarge). Fair winds, Dorchen.

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EAA 527 Newsletter for February, 2016

Click the link below to download a PDF file of EAA 527 Newsletter for February, 2016

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More ADS-B (coverage)

I was inspired by Carl’s excellent Thursday presentation to look up a few online ADS-B resources regarding the FAA Ground Station transmitters. Here’s where the FAA says (interactive link at the bottom of this page) you’ll get ADS-B in reception … Continue reading

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ADSB Handout & Slides

Here are the handout and slides from Carl’s great 1/14/2015 presentation on ADS-B, and Still’s demo on how to build a “Stratux” ADS-B In receiver. To download the complete 31MB 10 page PDF of the handout & slides, click this … Continue reading

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New Cuyama News

First off, the Cuyama airport (L88) is very much open. Approaching from the South, the new topcoat and runway markings look great. There’s a very faded windsock on the North side of the runway mid-field, but unless the wind strongly … Continue reading

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Wings of Freedom in SB

Get ready for the rumble in the sky, the B17, B24, B25 and P51 Mustang are coming again to Santa Barbara! Date: May 1-4, 2015 Event Host: Above All Aviation, 1523 Cook Drive, SBA Friday: ETA 1:30-2:00, tours & rides … Continue reading

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December Meeting Minutes 2014

A brief business meeting was called to order at our Christmas party on Dec 11, 2014. Appreciation certificates were presented to our officers who served in 2014. A very special “Thank you” to Still Chase who for so many years … Continue reading

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Share An Hour

I like EAA’s Eagles & Young Eagles programs, and they got me pondering how to also support new pilots who are accruing the required flight hours toward an aviation career: giving pilots who’ve already earned their Private or better license … Continue reading

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Meeting Impressions

In the near future I hope to publish here the official minutes from tonight’s special meeting (future of our group). First I await a few things sent from others, and need to type up and get Board approval of the … Continue reading

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EAA 527 Newsletter for November, 2014

November 2014 EAA 527 Newsletter

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