News

Chapter News from the President

I visited with the new “Federal Tower Chief” about our waiver for the aerobatic box at NT Regional Airport. The waiver expired on August 31, 2018.  He is not excited about renewing the box for us.  Bill Denton encouraged me to speak with Brad Holt at the FAA office which I did last week. He

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Chapter 24 Membership

To be a voting member of our club one must be in good standing with IAC and have paid the Chapter 24 dues which are only $30. There are 150 names on our email list but only 20 paying dues members.  This is an important topic because at our annual meeting we will be voting

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Chapter 24 Meeting Saturday December 1st!

Chapter 24 Meeting!!!!!   If you will be attending: Please Reply. YES. to tom@tomrhodes.com. Saturday, December 1st at Noon Tom Rhodes House:  3517 Drexel Dr.  Dallas, Tx. 75205. Spouses, friends and children are invited!  We will handle the children. We really need you at this meeting because we need your input on these subjects. Discussion Topics:

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The Bonham Festival of Flight was a Success!

Here are some pictures from the Bonham Airshow and some of our Chapter 24 Members; Curt and Paul Richmond, Randy Henderson and Kate and Pat Kyer! The weather was great and there was a fantastic turnout!! Everyone loved the airplane and motorcycle act by Curt and Paul Richmond!  Randy Henderson, Kate Kyer and Curt Richmond’s

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A Message from the President

From Chapter President Tom Rhodes: Dear Chapter 24, As your new president I feel that it is important to keep our group informed on what is going on in Chapter 24…so here goes. First, we would like to congratulate our members, Mike Galloway, Julia and Tony Wood for their awards.  Mike “Spanky” Galloway won the

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Passing of Kathleen Bales

It is with great sadness that your club leadership shares the news of the passing of Kathleen Bales, longtime IAC 24 member, friend to all, and husband of DR Bales. Kathleen passed peacefully on Sunday October 21 around 4:00PM surrounded by her family at their home at Pecan Plantation Airpark in Granbury. Kathleen and DR

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Texas Championship Results!!

Chapter 24 took First Place in Sporstman and Intermediate!!!  Congratulations to David Valaer and Tom Rhodes!!!! Congratulations to all of the pilots named below who attended all three contests; that alone shows a dedication to the sport that few possess. To refresh everyone’s memory…The Texas Championship Series was designed to recognize the top scoring pilots

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Hill Country Hammerfest Results!!

The 2018 Hill Country Hammerfest is in the books!  The threat of bad weather kept some folks home but those who attended enjoyed some fine Texas Hill Country hospitality and some good flying weather!  Unfortunately the good weather was mostly on Thursday, our practice day. The aforementioned weather also impacted contest operations.  Due to concerns

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16th Hill Country Hammerfest October 11-13 Llano, TX (KAQO)

Registration and practice day on Thursday, October 11. Pizza, salad & beverages at the airport after the flying Contest flights on Friday and Saturday, October 12 & 13  Briefing time: 0800, both days Location: Llano Municipal Airport (KAQO) Llano, TX Categories: Primary through Unlimited (Power); Four Minute Free (if enough folks enter) Entry fees: $120 Primary,

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Bonham Festival of Flight

Enjoy a cool autumn day of aviation excitement as the airshow performers thrill the crowd with precision aerobatic flying. Plus, there will be a Young Eagles Rally. Young Eagles is a program where children are given aircraft rides for free to introduce them to the thrill of aviation. If you have a child, between the

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