Author Archives: Darryl Swenson
A request from Mari Peterson: “Will anyone be flying north from Seattle this Saturday morning? I’m returning from Maui at 0830 and looking for a ride back. Helping with grad night/graduation so I kinda need a way back up. Hoping … Continue reading
You are invited to attend a ribbon cutting ceremony at the Friday Harbor Airport Terminal on June 1st at 2:30pm for a new US Customs service that will have an agent located at the terminal at certain time periods to make … Continue reading
SJPA Potluck & Annual Meeting — June 8th @ 6:00 PM @ the San Juan Fire Department, Mullis Street, Friday Harbor.
Mark you calendar for getting together with fellow aviation enthusiasts and an interesting evening. Friday Harbor’s own Dan Schwartz, flight instructor at Westwind Aviation, will give a talk titled, “Loss of STS-51-L, Space Shuttle Challenger: The Undersea Search for the Cause of … Continue reading
Mari Peterson will update us on the Friday Harbor High School STEM program and how she is getting high school students involved in aviation. She is currently teaching an aviation class at Friday Harbor High School — making her especially qualified to … Continue reading
You’re invited to attend a free seminar at Westwind Aviation, Friday Harbor Airport. Details below. Please call Westwind to reserve a spot. The seminar will cover panel-mounted GPS operations, including: Flight Planning Navigation Aids/Approaches Weather Tools Screen Functions Airport Directories Auto … Continue reading
We’re having a potluck at the Mullis Fire Station, Friday Harbor, featuring a talk from Jackie Hamilton on the island Air Ambulance operation. BYO – drinks and service items (glasses, silverware, plates, etc.)
Please RSVP to Westwind Aviation. You can register at the door too.
Come to our San Juan Pilots Friday, “End of the Month Lunch” — January 27, 12:15 at the Cask and Schooner. At this month’s lunch our very own, Jim Cox, will be receive the FAA Wright Brothers Master Pilot Award. … Continue reading
Westwind Aviation is offering three courses at Friday Harbor Airport. Contact them at 360-378-6991 to learn more. #1 – The IFR Refresher is January 7. 9am-12pm. Dan Schwartz will be teaching the class. • Review of regulations: certification of pilot, airplane, … Continue reading