August 2017 Newsletter

Monday, August 21, 2017 12:00 PM | Anonymous

August News

PNBAA Charity Golf Tournament Update

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

The Golf Club at Newcastle

A few Pro tips from the Golf Committee led by Cindy Hales:

  • Golfer Wait List - Patience is this game. Historically we learn of most registered golfer cancellations several days before tournament. Golfers, keep us apprised if you have a conflict and wish to donate your spot to PNBAA.
  • Cash - Golfers, bring $5 and $20 bills for a mulligan, a record number of raffle prizes, etc. An ATM is in the Clubhouse.
  • Arrival Plan - Between 7:00 - 8:30 am there will be a lot of activities including:  registration, breakfast, Nike Store shopping, a putting contest, thank a sponsor, rile competitors and visit the driving range - whew.
  • Volunteer - An engaging way to socialize and make this a better event, plus enjoy a free lunch.
  • Luncheon tickets - Register online for just $50. Stroll in at your leisure starting with the 19th hole.

Event Site Link

August Call to Action!

Have you joined the hundreds of Pacific Northwest business aviation professionals in sharing your opposition to the Congressional Houses' ATC "Privatization" proposal?

Last week PNBAA President Jeff Robertsshared an insightful request for individuals in the business aviation community to weigh in opposing H.R. 2997. Individual voter voices carry tremendous influence. Please contact your Congressional representatives now during this August recess. Utilize the linked resources on the PNBAA website home page. Next encourage your peers to be an active participant.

Friends & Family BBQ Recap

Hundreds(!) ventured to Seattle to enjoy our annual favorite PNBAA Friends & Family BBQ free luncheon on August 3rd. We cleaned out the WithStyle Catering cookout, strengthened relationships over ice cream and welcomed new members to the PNBAA family. Thank you for participating and pencil this one in again next year.

A big thank you to the volunteer committee led by Kimberly Perkins, friendly sponsorsHoneywell, Jetstream Aviation and host facility Clay Lacy Aviation that kept us in the shade.


FREE Member-Only Program:  

Inflight Medical Emergency Training

Monday, August 28, 2017

8:00 am - 12:00 pm  - or -
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Galvin Flying, Seattle

Next Monday! PNBAA in conjunction with Aircare International is pleased to offer complimentary Inflight Medical Training exclusive to its members. 

Register online for either the morning or afternoon session (same content). Space is limited.

Event Site Links

Preview: When faced with an inflight emergency, crewmembers preparedness is the key to a successful outcome. The Aircare Access intensive one-day training provides crewmembers basic first aid, CPR and AED skills; as well as instructing on the contents of medical kits.

Special thanks to Aircare International for providing this invaluable crew training.

Unsure if you are a member? Either log-on the website to review your individual profile or complete the Contact Us form for us to check your corporate profile. 

Red-Tailed Hawks Donation

Proceeds from PNBAA membership dues and sponsored events are dedicated to aviation-related youth and member vocational scholarships - our future. 

The PNBAA Board was recently introduced to the Red-Tailed Hawks Flying Club (RTH) of Mukilteo, Washington which matches our youth interests. RTH is chartered by the Black Pilots of America, Inc. non-profit. The mission is to introduce under-served and under-represented youths to the world of aviation while engaging their minds in practical applications of STEM and grounding them in aviation history. RTH offers one-day, two-week and year-round programs. 

Led by PNBAA Board member Scott Jefvert, we were honored to present a $1,000 donation and introduce RTH to the business aviation industry at their July and August programs.

Pictured above - Recent graduates who completed a program including private pilot ground school and introductory flying lessons - congratulations Hawks!

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