Upcoming events for Mooney aircraft owners (including fly-ins). If you wish to announce such an event, send e-mail to the webmaster. It also includes links to a variety of pictures, news and updates from events for Mooney owners.
8: Florida Mooney lunch group, 11:30 a.m. at Vero Beach, FL (KVRB). Contact daveanruthATaol.com for more information. 8: AOPA Regional fly-in at Malcolm McKinnon Airport (KSSI), Brunswick, GA. Mooney Ambassadors point persons are Bill Heybruck and Jeff Schlueter. Pancake breakfast, town hall, seminars, vendors, lunch, static displays. Ambassadors will have a booth/aircraft at show central. 15: North Carolina Mountains fly-in at Morganton, NC (KMRN) starts at 11 a.m. with Al Bormuth, FAAST coordinator, will conduct a FAA WINGS program.
11:45 a.m.: A North Carolina BBQ lunch (free) courtesy of Foothills Regional Aviation.
12:15 p.m.: Eddie Price, owner of Carolina Insurance will make a presentation on aviation insurance issues.
1 p.m.: Brandon NeSmith, owner of Table Rock Aviation, will conduct a session on emergency procedures in our Mooneys.
1:45 p.m. Robbie Greer, owner of Twin Lakes Avionics, will brief us on avionics issues, glass, ADS-B and more.
* courtesy car available is some would like to spend time in Blowing Rock.
*Thermal Valley.net, based @ KMRN, will be available for a tandem hang gliding experience. Larry Falls, the chief pilot of the Dragonfly tow craft is a retired naval carrier pilot and former Mooney owner. Bring warm clothes!
* If folks want to stay Saturday evening we will screen "Boots on the Ground" the story of the men and women who built Mooney Aircraft.
* Switzerland Inn in Little Switzerland has a very special rate for anyone who comes in Friday or stays over Saturday night.
Please contact Bob Belville if you think you're coming so we can plan food and set up the meeting room; Robert C. (Bob) Belville Morganton NC/USA email@example.com, (828) 430-1711
6: Oceano Airport Toys for Tots, Oceano CA (L52). Annual Toys for Tots event in cooperation with the US Marine Corp. Please bring a new unwrapped toy for the children. Static displays, live music, Central Coast Smokers BBQ lunch, Elf Spot landing contest [flour bombing]. Fuel discount, lodging discount. For more information, see Mooney Ambassador website. 13: Florida Mooney lunch group, 11:30 a.m. at Punta Gorda, FL (KPGD). Contact daveanruthATaol.com for more information.