At the SAAC meeting on Friday, Kenn Ortmann
was presented with a plaque to recognize and thank him for his many years
on the SAAC, and formerly the SAOC. He was Vice Chair for many years and
has been a very active member during his tenure since 2002. Recently, Kenn
has left the SAAC as he is moving from Rochester to Belfast, ME.
On Saturday June 4, mother nature was nice and gave us a beautiful day.
Thousands attend the Skyhaven Wings and Wheels event to benefit Gerry Food
Pantry. Click on the video below to see some of the activities.
YOUNG EAGLE Flight Rally 9-24-17:
October 7, 2017, Time: 8am to 12 Noon
For KIDS Age 8-17, (Parent of Guardian
– Pancake Breakfast 8-11 am, Date: Saturday, October 7, 2017, Time: 8am
to 12 Noon, Place: SKYHAVEN AIRPORT, ROCHESTER, NH, Location: Pilots’ Lounge
of FBO Building, Local Volunteers from EAA Rochester, NH
The famous L-39 that you see at airshows all over the U.S. is now being
updated to the Aero L-39NG, a turbofan-powered military trainer aircraft
currently under development
by Aero Vodochody. It is a successor of the Cold War era Aero L-39 Albatros.
The aircraft is being developed in two versions.
FLUGTAG IN PITTSBURGH 9-15-17:
The RedBull Flugtag was in Pittsburgh this year. This amazing company has
bragging rights of being the largest selling drink in the world. The founder
Dietrich Mateschitz is not only the richest man in Austria but also flies
a Falcon 900 and a Super Cup and has a hangar full of vintage aircraft.
Some people have it good, and some people have it really good... Problem
of the day: Which airplane should I fly today?
TFR MORRISTOWN/BEDMINSTER, NJ BEGINNING FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2017 9-14-17:
President Trump's planned visit.