Carl Turner was a CFI hired in 1968 by Bob Lane at West Bay Aviation at San Carlos Airport. Carl is trying to contact Doug Bergwall, Glen Simmons, OJ Gude, Joe Eke, Neil Mahall and any other CFI’s from around that time. Gladys was the scheduler and receptionist. Carl writes “I went away to college […]
San Carlos Airport Day 2014 The San Carlos Airport is inviting the local community to attend San Carlos Airport Day on Saturday, May 31, 2014 from 10am until 3pm. This free event will feature aircraft displays, exhibitors and vendors, an aviation theme scavenger hunt, BBQ lunch, ice cream, helicopter rides and free airplane rides for […]
The San Carlos Airport Association extends our deepest condolences to the friends and family of Eddie Andreini, Sr. who passed away on Sunday May 4, 2014.
The Half Moon Bay Airport Pilots Association is asking for volunteers to help with aircraft movement and security during the Dream Machines event, scheduled for Sunday, April 27, from 8:00 in the am til 5:00 in the pm. We need folks who can help during any of those hours. You will get free admission and […]
Tuesday, April 1st – San Carlos, CA Featuring Jeff Skiles, EAA Vice President, Chapters and Youth Education Hiller Aviation Museum 601 Skyway Rd., San Carlos, CA 94070 Program 7 p.m. Hosted by EAA Chapter 20 Jeff Skiles will be at Hiller Aviation Museum on April 1st on an EAA “Grassroots Tour”. “We are looking forward […]
Mark Feldman, who’s now the owner of Napa Valley Biplane Company, sent us the following photos from his time at San Carlos Airport in 1966. Thanks to Chris St. Peter for getting us together. Hello Chris, In the mid sixties I learned to fly at San Carlos Airport. My first instructor was Bob Lane, and […]
Too often these last few years I’ve attended funerals of friends Gone West. Many times I wish I had taken the time to visit them. Enough said. What I’m asking is that you attend the Birthday Party of JIM RICKLEFS who turns 100 years young on Sunday March 9th. You old timers will remember that […]
Please join us at the next SCAPA General Membership Meeting on Thurs. March 27, 2014 at 7:00 PM at the Hiller Museum. We are very pleased to announce that Col. Dean Winslow, M.D., will give a presentation on “To Bagram Airfield and Baghdad and back again.” In this talk he will review the history of […]
Word just reached us that long time SCAPA member Allan Fink passed away on May 27, 2013. We’d like to express our condolences to his family and wish them all the best. His daughter writes “Please give our appreciation to your airport firemen and traffic controllers for their many years of taking care of my […]
HALF MOON BAY PILOTS ASSOCIATION AND EAA CHAPTER 639 ARE HOSTING THEIR ANNUAL HOLIDAY PARTY. ALL SCAPA MEMBERS AND THEIR GUESTS ARE INVITED TO ATTEND. We will have food and drink. All you need to bring is your good holiday cheer. The location is Eddie Andreini’s Hangar, Wed. Dec. 11 at 6:00pm. Eddie’s hangar is […]
When: Saturday, Sept. 21st 1:00 PM. Where: San Carlos Airport Terminal Lobby Hello all, This is about San Mateo County Sheriff Air Squadron member Debbie LaMere who will receive a “quilt of valor” this Saturday (tomorrow) at the San Carlos Airport in the lobby at 1300 hrs. As you may know, Debbie has been a […]
The SCAPA Board of Directors is organizing our next barbecue on Sun. Sept. 29th, 2013 from 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM. Be sure to save the date. Like all our activities, we depend on volunteers to make them happen. We need people to help with the following: – food preparation on Sat. evening Sept. 28th […]
The California Pilots Association will be holding its annual meeting in beautiful San Luis Obispo on October 18-19, 2013. BBQs, a Friday evening dance, and great speakers are just some of the activities. The keynote speaker will be famed aviation educator and humorist Rod Machado. Click here for all of the details and to register.
The San Carlos Airport Day is only a month away. The event is supported by San Carlos County Airport leadership. The details: When: Saturday, June 22nd 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Where: The center of the open house will be in the transient parking area adjacent to the terminal building. Why: The goal of the […]