Paine Field Airport Annual Update

Paine Field Airport Annual Update

Both Paine Field Deputy Directors (Bruce Fisher and Ryan Zulauf) gave us our annual airport update as our January dinner meeting program. (Arif Ghouse, our Airport Director stopped by to see us on his way to an event with his sonand apologized for not being with us...

Notable Retirements

Jeannette Elkins, Paine FAA Air Traffic Control Tower Manager retired and has been replaced by Michael Cooley. We will miss Jeanette but we wish her well in retirement. Let’s welcome Michael to Paine Field. Terry Wilcoxson, General Manager of Castle & Cooke at...
January 12th Fly-Out

January 12th Fly-Out

Weekly Saturday Fly-Out This Week’s Destination: Forks Airport – S18 Lunch Pick: Blakeslee’s Bar & Grill Want to Join us Next Time? Meet at Regal Air around 9:30am Saturday Morning (weather permitting). Departure at 10am. Seats are available first come,...

VMC/IMC Forums for 2019

Our WPA Paine Chapter and Simulation Flight are continuing to sponsor and hold monthly safety and education forum’s on both IFR and VFR subjects. These forums are at no cost to pilots and most forums qualify for FAA Wings credits. Bob Collins, owner, is a Paine...
The Vashon Ranger

The Vashon Ranger

Introductory Flight Auctioned off to Benefit YASF Jim Grant, owner of Northway Aviation, donated an introductory flight in the Vashon Aircraft Ranger. This is an exciting new aircraft designed and build in the Pacific Northwest. The Ranger is equipped with the Dynon...
New Hangar at Historic Felts Field

New Hangar at Historic Felts Field

Historic Flight Foundation Expands to Spokane The Spokane Airports Board decided to replace an existing hangar at historic Felts Field. A nationally recognized airport architecture firm, JRMA, designed a new 20,644 SF pre-engineered hangar with an art deco look...

Newsletter Submissions Needed

Do You Think You Have What It Takes? Is there an Aviation topic or event that you’re familiar with that you think other members would be interested in? Do you want to share that awesome photo you took on your last flight? Did you just visit a new on/near airport...