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Last day at the Chilliwack Airport Coffee Shop

Mar 06, 2017 07:14 pm

February 26th was the last day at Chilliwack’s Airport Coffee Shop.

Several club members came out for a final breakfast in Chillwack, most enjoying a piece of homemade pie for dessert.

Judi and here sisters were presented with some flowers on behalf of the club and were wished success with their new location at Langley airport by the Canadian Museum of Flight.

We will all miss their excellent service, good food, warm atmosphere and awesome pie that was such an important part of Chilliwack airport for over 35 years and a major draw for many.

Click here for a video from the Chilliwack Progress, click here for a video and article from Global BC and enjoy some pictures from the club’s attendance below.

 



 

Survive the forced landing

Mar 06, 2017 07:03 pm

Click here for a good article from AOPA about surviving after a forced landing.



 

Handling task overload in the cockpit.

Mar 06, 2017 12:20 pm

A good article from Plane & Pilot Magazine on how to deal with task overload (i.e. helmet fires) when acting as PIC.



 

Magnetic vs. True headings; an interesting read

Mar 05, 2017 01:37 pm

Click here for an article from aviation blogger David Learmount and he presents a compelling argument on the issue of magnetic vs true headings.



 

The First Flight Simulator

Feb 24, 2017 09:59 am

Click here for an interesting article from Disciples of Flight on Edwin Albert Link who invented the first flight simulator.



 

WW2 Aircraft Markings

Feb 10, 2017 02:53 pm

Ever wonder what all the markings on WW2 aircraft were for?  The Calgary Mosquito Society has produced the following video to answer the question.



 

 

Recent Articles

President’s Column – February 2017
Robbie Burns Night
Pictures from the Club’s Social Events
F-35B demonstration.

 

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