Fly out March 16th

Four aircraft departed Newark approximately 9:15 am for breakfast at the Tin Goose Restaurant Port Clinton Oh. Had a couple stretches of low clouds but it was sunny up at the lake!

Was a good flight and conversation by all.

Participants were:

Cessna 152  Dick Purdue and Ken Hughes

Cessna  152  Bob Erhard

Centurion 210  Ryan Kissell and lady friend Tammy

Cherokee 235 Rollie Bailey, and Carl Braddock

Coordinator R Bailey

February 16th Fly-out to Sportys

Four aircraft departed Newark at 10:30am for Sporty’s (Aviation’s Gift Shop) Batavia, Clermont Co.  We shopped for a short while with great anticipation of the free brats and hot dogs. We visited with the owner and observed many aircraft landing and departing from the all glass observation windows on the second floor. Always great conversation with our pilots. We had a great day for flying. The participants were:

Cessna 152 Bob Erhard

Cessna 152 Dick Purdue

Twin Comanche  Carl Braddock and Arnie Hartman

Cherokee 235 Rollie Bailey and Carl Oblinger

Take time to check out the photos Carl O. took

Your fly out coordinator,


Christmas/Holiday Dinner

Annual Holiday Party
December 18, 2018
Social 6:00PM, Dinner 6:30PM


See pictures from the event


Buffett includes Tri Tip Top Sirloin, Chicken Marsala with
mushrooms on the side, Penne pasta with meat sauce, mini salad bar, red roasted potatoes, green beans, rolls, butter, coffee and tea and mini brownie bites.

Guest Speaker: Fred Nickerson, retired Air Force C130 pilot. Fred flew search and rescue missions in Alaska and combat missions during Desert Storm.
Location: Buckeye Lake Yacht Club
5109 Northbank
Buckeye Lake, Ohio

Please contact Treasurer to make your reservations:
Ken Hughes, 75 Habersac Avenue, Pataskala, Ohio 43062 614-579-0078

Cost is $25.00 per person.

Deadline is December 10 but don’t wait, do it today!  

Christmas-Dinner_2018.pdf (246 downloads)

December 2nd Fly-out to Urbana Grimes

Finally clear blue skies! Four aircraft departed for Urbana Grimes for brunch. Three aircraft from Newark, one from Knox Co. Food was great as usual. Smooth flight all the way, we had a crosswind component landing back at Newark. Everyone did it like professionals! The participants were:

Cessna 152   Dick and Gaye Purdue

Centurion 210  Ryan Kissell and his son

Cherokee 235. Rollie Bailey and Carl Oblinger

Twin 340  Doug Mills and his wife

Make sure you check out the pictures online by Carl Oblinger.


January Fly-outs

1st Sunday in January the 6th we will depart Newark 10:30am for brunch at “The Tin Goose” Port Clinton Oh. (PCW) .

3rd Saturday in January the 19th we will depart Newark at 10:30am for Sportys Clermont Co. (I69) “Free” Brats and hot dogs. Remember, can’t get a dog until noon (the rules) !!


November Fly Out to Portsmouth

It was a great fall day for aviation with many colors still on the trees after the rain and wind. All pilots were pleasantly surprised that it was so smooth in route. We arrived with almost standing room only at “The Runway” Restaurant on the field. We all had good food and conversation. Several had not been there before, passengers, not our pilots. We have some veteran pilots in the 402. Was almost a record for planes and people on a fly out. Nine planes, 17 people:

Cirrus 20 – Bill/Erlene Corbin
Ken/Marie Hughes
Archer II – Larry/Valinda Arnold
“Easy” – Mike/Sarah Toomey  Here is Mike’s video of the flight
Cessna 152 – Bob Erhard
Cessna 152 – Dick Purdue
Twin Comanche – Carl Bradock, Charlie Rhoads
Funk – Roy Hurt
Champ – Sam Huff
Cherokee 235 – Rollie/Marie Bailey, Carl Oblinger

Best fly out all year. Let’s keep it rollin!!

Go on line to see some great pictures.

Fly out coordinator “402”

December 2018 Fly-outs

1st Sunday the 2nd depart 10:30am Newark for Urbana Grimes (I74) for brunch.

3rd Saturday the 15th depart 8:30am Newark for Carroll Co (TSO) for breakfast.

Blue skies always,