Dec 30, 2017 – The final SOCAL UFO Gaggle for 2017 was held December 30th (New Year’s Eve-Eve) at EAA chapter 14 hangars at Brown Field, San Diego. About 40 UFOs and UFOs in training enjoyed the Teriyaki Beef and Chicken lunch prepared by Chef Danno Johnson. After lunch, Dr. Bill Browning related some of…

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Dec 7, 2017 – The skies were solid overcast, temperatures in the 30’s and a wind chill in the upper 20’s, but even so ROUINDUP XVI was a rousing success. On Thursday, December 7 we had fifteen warm bodies: eleven old members, two new members (Bill Anderson of Arlington TX and Ken Coughlin of Oklahoma…

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Dec 6, 2017 – The Northeast Region closed out the year with a popular Manhattan dining experience, this year at the renowned 21 Club in the heart of New York City. Fourteen members and guests gathered around the tables for some good conversation and good old camaraderie around the subject of aviation. For Jeff and…

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Nov 11, 2017 – Flying weather in the South Texas region has not been that great for the UFOs. However, we did slip in a gathering on 11 November at Hooks Airport (DWH) in the Houston area. This is Dan Nicholson’s home base and the location of a very good FBO and the Aviator’s Grill.…

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Oct 26, 2017 – A UFO FLY-IN / DRIVE-IN was had THURSDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2017 at (I19) Greene County-Lewis A Jackson Rgnl. Airport. We appreciate all the help in the success of the event. Ellen DeBerry, with the assistance of Liane and Don Green, planned and picked up the lunch. Betty Darst provided the dessert. Craig Kern,…

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Oct 12, 2017 – Tom Van Petten (UFO area representative VA/NC) sponsored a UFO meeting in Historic Williamsburg on a dreary Thursday. Tom made the 2.5 hour drive from Littleton, NC. Only one of the 7 aircraft that had planned to fly in actually flew in because of the low IFR weather. John Billings (94)…

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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…

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Oct 4, 2017 – There were 17 member pilots, adding their guests, the total was 24. The weather was excellent for flying and we had several planes fly in from Oregon and central California, south of Redding. We had excellent Chinese food at the restaurant on the top floor of the terminal building.

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Sep 26, 2017 – The first ever Annual All-Kansas seminar was held at the Hutchinson KS Municipal Airport on Tuesday, September 26. In spite of minimum IFR conditions that day, eight die-hard UFO members (six out of fourteen Kansans, and one each from Colorado and Texas) turned out to enjoy a bountiful buffet at the…

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Sep 13, 2017 – A great turn out for the Friday Harbor UFO and Wright Brothers Master Pilots meeting in the San Juan Islands of Washington. The weather cooperated and it was such a beautiful day. We counted 18 planes for the event with 42 total attending at “Ernie’s Restaurant”. John Geyman organized this event and…

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