June 2010

Airport Support

Oceano Airport DVD and Event

Please enjoy the sample below of the DVD that is available by donation to the Friends of Oceano Airport. The full length DVD is over 40 minutes long and includes live footage, photos and music from the beginning of the fight to save our airport, until Celebration Day on May 8th.

Airport Support

Oceano Airport DVD and Event

Please enjoy the sample below of the DVD that is available by donation to the Friends of Oceano Airport. The full length DVD is over 40 minutes long and includes live footage, photos and music from the beginning of the fight to save our airport, until Celebration Day on May 8th.

User Events

RHV Airport Day 2010 Saturday June 26th

RHV Airport Day 2010

When: June 26th  -Time: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm – Please join us for a day of fun, food and airplanes.

Schedule of Events:

  • The Pancake breakfast runs from 8:00 to 10:00.
  • Hotdog’s and hamburgers for lunch will be available from 11:00 to 1:30.
  • Model airplane air show from noon until 12:45.
  • We’ll have local talent performing on stage, free EAA airplane rides for children aged 8 to 17. Demo rides will be provided for adults for a fee by RHV flight operators.
  • EAA Chapter 62 will be there to build wing ribs with the kids
User Events

RHV Airport Day 2010 Saturday June 26th

RHV Airport Day 2010

When: June 26th  -Time: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm – Please join us for a day of fun, food and airplanes.

Schedule of Events:

  • The Pancake breakfast runs from 8:00 to 10:00.
  • Hotdog’s and hamburgers for lunch will be available from 11:00 to 1:30.
  • Model airplane air show from noon until 12:45.
  • We’ll have local talent performing on stage, free EAA airplane rides for children aged 8 to 17. Demo rides will be provided for adults for a fee by RHV flight operators.
  • EAA Chapter 62 will be there to build wing ribs with the kids
Aviation Regulation

FCC Ban on 121.5 MHz ELTs Set – Sort Of

Implementation Date For The Ban Is Still Not Set In Stone

Effective in August, the FCC is prohibiting further certification, manufacture, importation, sale or use of 121.5 MHz emergency locator transmitters. The date of compliance by the FCC has not yet been announced. AEA, along with other Associations’ leadership, is working with the FAA and the FCC to postpone implementation and resolve this issue, and AEA says it will post weekly updates on the website to address this critical issue.  (See latest info at the bottom of all articles)