Photos: Young Eagles @ PML October 2015

Great Young Eagles Rally at E45, Pine Mountain Lake Airport on Saturday, October 10, 2015.  Great time for Young Eagles with airplane rides, static display, 2 simulators, “Planes” Theater and kids coloring.

volunteer lunch at Gregory's

volunteer lunch at Gregory’s

volunteer lunch at Gregory's

volunteer lunch at Gregory’s

simulator

simulator

simulator

simulator

simulator

simulator

simulator

simulator

Jeff Kern, YE pilot

Jeff Kern, YE pilot

Erik Segerstom, , YE pilot

Erik Segerstom, , YE pilot

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Larry Roessler, YE pilot

Larry Roessler, YE pilot

Robert Pearson, YE pilot

Robert Pearson, YE pilot

ErikSegerstrom, YE pilot

ErikSegerstrom, YE pilot

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Red Rossio, YE pilot

Red Rossio, YE pilot

Robert Pearson, YE pilot

Robert Pearson, YE pilot

Allen Craig, YE pilot

Allen Craig, YE pilot

Red Rossio, YE pilot

Red Rossio, YE pilot

Bonnie Ritchey, YE pilot

Bonnie Ritchey, YE pilot

Jeff Kern, YE pilot

Jeff Kern, YE pilot

Larry Roessler, YE pilot

Larry Roessler, YE pilot

Erik Segerstrom, YE pilot

Erik Segerstrom, YE pilot

Red Rossio, YE pilot

Red Rossio, YE pilot

Bonnie Ritchey, YE pilot

Bonnie Ritchey, YE pilot

Thanks to all our great volunteers: pilots, safety, ramp, welcome, registration, aircraft assignment, simulators, static display and set up.

2016 Young Eagles Rally at Columbia Airport O22

Dan Hess, YE pilot

Dan Hess, YE pilot

Carl Hopkins, YE pilot

Carl Hopkins, YE pilot

Bill Sommers, YE Pilot

Bill Sommers, YE Pilot

Dale Mueller, YE pilot

Dale Mueller, YE pilot

Jim Thomas, YE pilot

Jim Thomas, YE pilot

Mike Gustafson, YE pilot

Mike Gustafson, YE pilot

Bob Horneaur, YE pilot

Bob Horneaur, YE pilot

Erik Segerstron, YE pilot

Erik Segerstron, YE pilot

Allen Craig, YE pilot

Allen Craig, YE pilot

Bob Horneauer, YE pilot

Bob Horneauer, YE pilot

Bill Sommers, signing YE log book

Bill Sommers, signing YE log book

Dan Hess, YE pilot

Dan Hess, YE pilot

Allen Craig, YE Pilot

Allen Craig, YE Pilot

Erik Segerstrom, YE Pilot

Erik Segerstrom, YE Pilot

Carl Hopkins, YE pilot

Carl Hopkins, YE pilot

Dale Mueller, YE pilot

Dale Mueller, YE pilot

Jim Thomas, YE pilot

Jim Thomas, YE pilot

Erik Segerstrom, YE pilot

Erik Segerstrom, YE pilot

Dale Mueller, YE pilot

Dale Mueller, YE pilot

Jim Thomas, YE pilot

Jim Thomas, YE pilot

Carl Hopkins, YE pilot

Carl Hopkins, YE pilot

Erik Segerstrom, YE pilot

Erik Segerstrom, YE pilot

Erik Segerstrom, aircraft and YE co-pilot preflight

Erik Segerstrom, co-pilot and aircraft preflight with Mom’s approval!

Bill Sommers, YE pilot

Bill Sommers, YE pilot

Dan Hess, YE pilot

Dan Hess, YE pilot

Bob Horneaur, YE pilot

Bob Horneaur, YE pilot

Bill Sommers, pilot flies his 1300 & 1300 Young Eagle!!!

Bill Sommers, pilot flies his 1300 & 1300 Young Eagle!!!

Allen Craig, YE pilot

Allen Craig, YE pilot

2016 Young Eagles Rally at Columbia Airport O22

It was great day to fly!  We flew 45 Young Eagles from Columbia Airport on Saturday, April 23, 2016.  There were 9 pilots volunteering their time, airplanes and fuel for the flights:  Allen Craig, Mike Gustafson, Dan Hess, Carl Hopkins, Bob Hornauer, Dale Mueller, Erik Segerstrom, Bill Sommers and Jim Thomas.

It also took the help of 11 ground crew working ramp, safety, photography, and support: Ed & Janet Gregory, Michelle Hess, Peter Kendall, Leon Liebster, Andy Mankus, Joe Riley, Dennis Smith, Diana & Ed Sunday, and David Taylor.

Special thanks to Columbia Airport and Bald Eagle Aviation for their support as well.

2016 EAA Chapter 1337 Board

EAA’s Northern Yosemite Chapter 1337 is proud to have all of the 2015 Board return for service in 2016.  Our chapter serves the flying community in and around O22 Columbia Airport and E45 Pine Mountain Lake.  Board Members are:

  • Ed Gregory, President
  • Greg Triplett, Vice President
  • Mike Gustafson, Secretary
  • Allen Craig, Treasurer
  • Ed Sunday, Class II Director & Young Eagles Coordinator
  • Wayne Handley, Class II Director
  • Dennis Smith, Class II Director

If you have ideas, topics or suggestions please feel free to contact, Ed Gregory at jagegg@nullsbcglobal.net or 962-5061.

Election Results

The ballots are in, the votes have been tallied and I’m very pleased to announce to our Chapter members the results of the election.  The 2012 Chapter officers are:

  • President              Michael Thoben
  • V. President          Ed Sunday
  • Secretary             Mike Gustafson
  • Treasurer             Al Craig
  • Class 2 Director   Dennis Smith
  • Class 2 Director   Bobby Huffstetter
  • Class 2 Director   Wayne Handley

Congratulations to all the officers and I know they will do a great job of leading our Chapter in 2012.