Super Fly-out 3rd Saturday Jan 21st

SUPER FLY-OUT after a last minute destination change. We had great weather to help the cause. We had 6 aircraft and 17 people fly to Richard Downing airport with 2 courtesy vans for transportation. I dropped off the women at Roscoe Village to shop and the others had lunch at Edie Ryan’s. The attendees were:

Cirrus 20  Bill Corbin, Tom McFadden, and Marla Lewis
Cessna 337  Ted Quinn, Erhard, and Dave Minnick
Cessna 152  Dick Purdue
Archer II   Arnie Hartman, Larry Arnold, and Bill Page
Twin Comanche  Carl Braddock, Jeff Morrow, and Kurt Lewis
Cherokee 235 Rollie Bailey, Marie Bailey, Jack Lewis, and Carl Oblinger

YOUR fly-out coordinator
Rollie Bailey


Parr Airport trip to Dayton Air Force Museum

We still have seats available on the Fun Bus this Saturday, January 14, to the Dayton Air Force Museum.
Leave Parr Airport at 9:00 a.m. and return by 8:00 p.m.
Cost $30/person (meals not included)

Reply to this message if you’d like to join us!!!  We would like to fill the bus!
Hope you can join us!!

Valerie & Bob Norman
Parr Airport

Christmas Dinner Meeting December 20th

The annual EAA402 Christmas Dinner Meeting will be held December 20th at the:

Harbor Hills Country Clubchristmas-dinner-notice-2016
225 Freeman Memorial Dr
Hebron OH 43025

Social hour starts at 6:00PM and an excellent dinner will be served at 6:30PM. The cost is $25 per person, all inclusive.

If you haven’t done so already, please make your reservations ASAP with Treasurer Ken Hughes. Send check to:

Ken Hughes
75 Habersac Ave
Pataskala OH 43062

Guest speaker this year will be our own Barney Kemter, who will speak about the early days of navigation, the beacon tower system and the development of navigation charts. Barney has made the presentation to a number of groups already and it has been well received and promises to be very interesting.

Reminder: Dues for 2017 are due. $12 for individual and $18 family. Send Ken your $

Tom McFadden Secretary EAA402

December Fly-outs

December the 4th depart Newark 10:30a for brunch Edie Ryan’s Restaurant (I40) Coshocton.

December the 17th depart Newark 8:30a for breakfast on the field restaurant (PMH) The Greater Portsmouth Regional Airport.

1st Sunday Fly-out to Urbana 11/6/16

Departed Newark with clear blue skies for brunch and a visit to adjacent B-17 museum in Urbana. We all were served and walked over to the museum. It was pretty quiet because later that afternoon they were expecting Eric Trump at the airport. Flights were exceptionally smooth to and from. Pictures

The participants were:Urbana-Grimes008

Cessna 172 Michael and Cheryl Harris
Cessna 182 Charlie Rhoads, Bob Marriott, and Jesse Ours
Cessna 152 Dick and Gaye Purdue
Cherokee 140 Earl Gosett and Tony LaRe
Cherokee 235 Rollie Bailey, Den Paccot, and Carl Oblinger
Twin Comanche  Carl Braddock, Arnie Hartman

YOUR Fly-out 402 Coordinator


3rd Saturday Fly-out to Rostraver 10/15/16

We departed Newark (VTA) 8:30- 8:45am for breakfast at Rostraver Airport (FWQ) in Pennsylvania. The sky was clear BLUE, and the food and conversation was as perfect. I believe half our group had never been there.
We had 6 aircraft and 12 pilots and passengers make the trip. The participants were:
Cessna 152 Dick and Gaye Purdue
Cessna 337 Ted Quinn and Bob Erhard
Cessna 172 Den Paccot
Cessna 182 Charlie and Cathy Rhoads
Twin Comanche. Carl Braddock and guest
Piper 235 Rollie Bailey and Carl Oblinger

YOUR Chapter Fly-out Coordinator 402
Rollie Bailey


Hi Rollie,
Just wanted to thank you once more for taking me to the fly-out! It was great to be in the air again!
I just made a very quick video of the fly in case you want to see it.