President’s Message – February 2021

Hopefully, 2021 is getting off to a good start for WPA members. There is much hope that 2021 will be better than 2020 as people get vaccinated and we get the virus under control; thus, allowing us to return to some sense of normalcy. As conditions allow your board...

So Long 2020, Hello 2021!

I would like to start by wishing everyone a safe and healthy holiday season. The holiday season, which is typically a time for socializing, Christmas parties, and getting together with family and friends, is different this year in many ways from past years. The...

Summer Adventures Amid COVID-19

Now that we have some good flying weather, I hope that folks have been getting some flying in and keeping their skills sharp.  Simulation Flight is now open if you need to regain instrument currency.  Though, masks are required as Simulation Flight is an...

President’s Message – May/June 2020

I hope that everyone is staying safe and healthy considering the new Coronavirus that is circulating. Like many of you, in addition to being concerned about the virus itself, I am also concerned about the economic impact affecting people’s lives. Due to how contagious...
Northwest Aviation Conference

Northwest Aviation Conference

The Sate WPA put together an exciting new booth design for the Northwest Aviation Conference. Jerry Barkley was put in charge of the WPA booth and he had some great ideas for improving our presence there. Jerry enlisted a number of Paine Field Chapter members to...

Our Chapter President Needed Some Help

Rick Beckert is helping with his parents’ health issues back in Ohio. My thoughts are with him and his family as he deals with all the difficulties associated with taking care of aging parents. Your past president is filling in for him during this time.