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Club Newsletter – June 19th 2018

Stampede Breakfast: Mark your calendar for July 8th! Were hosting our annual Stampede Breakfast. It will run from 8 to 11am. We are still looking for some volunteers to help out. None of it is possible without you! If you’d like to sign up, click this link to pick your spot: http://signup.com/go/wLGRbEK The poster is attached.

Corn Roast: This years corn roast event will take place on August 25th. Save the date! More information to come.

Banquet: Our banquet this year will be held at the Hangar Flight Museum. We cant wait to see you all there on October 20th. More info to come.

Weekend Getaway Contest: There is still time to get those ballots in. Volunteer your time or pay with debit to enter. The prize is a weekend getaway to Las Vegas for 2! Winner will be announced at the Banquet in October. Ask dispatch for more information.

IFR Ground School: We have partnered with AeroCourse to bring CFC members a special price on a classroom IFR ground course happening June 22 to 24 from 9 to 17h30. More info in the attachment.

Pincher Creek Private School: With the help of Elevate, Instructor Rhodielyn and Howard were able to take some students flying and show them how fun it is. We hope to see some of them as students in the near future!

Instructor Update: Over the last month we have gained two part time instructors, John Mader and Ann Follinger. We have also added two new full time instructors, Laura McAtamney and Katrina Baumeister. Welcome to the team! We would like to congratulate our instructors moving on to the next step in their careers, we are always sad to see you all leave but wish you the best of luck in your new adventures. Congratulations to Shahab Seyedi, Eileen Chan, Michael Benson and Jonathan Proppe.

Commercial Ground School: We are planning for a new commercial ground school to start in September. There will be only 30 spots so please sign up on the CGS interest list at dispatch to reserve your spot.

Aircraft Update: We have some exciting information on the addition of a new twin with known icing capabilities. More info to come.

Rental Aircrafts: Now that it is finally summer, daylight hours are much longer. We have lots of availability for rentals in the evening. Call dispatch to book a plane!

Communications: Like our facebook page! https://www.facebook.com/CalgaryFlyingClub/
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2018-06-22T13:40:49+00:00