Oct 7, 2017 – 104 yr old Gene Engledow celebrated his birthday with nine UFO members and 27 other guests at Gene Engledow Field in Bolivar, MO on Saturday October 7th.

(L to R) Don Miller, Bob Penton, Ron Anderson, Jim Cavender, Norm Beyer (back), Jack Kearbey, Al Brennecke, Sam Swihart and Gene Engledow.

Kerrick Tweedy, the president of the FBO (SOAR) at M17, Bolivar Municipal Airport was kind enough to provide his facilities for the occasion. Also dropping in for the occasion were members of organizations that Gene was a Member of – Quiet Birdmen and Missouri Pilots Association.