Calendar of Events
Movie Night
6pm - Potluck
7pm - Movie

Young Eagle
Registration 9am

Boy Scout Aviation Merit Badge

General Meeting
Time: 10am
Oshkosh WI
July 25 - July 31

Young Eagle
Registration 9am

Boy Scout Aviation Merit Badge

General Meeting
Time: 10am
Movie Night
6pm - Potluck
7pm - Movie

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Chapter 32 meets the 3rd Saturday of the month at the Aviation Resource Center at St. Charles County Airport / Smartt Field (KSET).
General Meeting begins at 10am. Presentation following meeting.


Chapter Newsletters

June 2016 Newsletter




-- May Meeting Minutes
-- Safety Tip of the Month
-- President's Corner

-- Learning As We Go

-- What Our Members are Doing in Their Spare Time
-- Movie at the ARC: Those Magnificent Men and
    their Flying Machines.


Movie Night at the ARC, Saturday June 25, 2016:
Those Magnificent Men in their Flying Machines

Movie night at the Arc

An Air race from London to Paris provides the premise for this marvelous comedy, which features thrilling aerial photography and some stupefying stunt flying. It's set in 1910, when the (lovingly recreated) airplanes of the period were likelier to sputter and crash than they were to go in a straight line.

The international contest requires an international cast, including Stuart Whitman as a cowboy American interested in the lady love (Sarah Miles) of an English ace (James Fox). Alberto Sordi and Gert Frobe represent the Italian and German nations; Teny-Thomas plans frightful sabotage for race day. From the jaunty opening song and the great opening credits drawings by Gerald Searle onward, the movie bas a pleasingly breezy tone that sits well with the meticulous flying sequences.

Release Date: June 16, 1965
Director: Ken Annakin
Running time: 138 minutes


Potluck: 6pm
Movie: 7pm
Location: Aviation Resource Center

Young Eagles

Young Eagles LogoYoung Eagle Rally: July 9, 2016

Safety Briefing: 8:30am
Registration: 9am - Noon

All flights are determined by the weather conditions and availability of pilots. Registration forms are available the morning of the Rally. A parent or legal guardian must sign the form before the child can fly. If a parent or legal guardian is not able to attend, please contact the Young Eagles Coordinator at at least 2 weeks prior to the event and he will mail you a form. The forms must be original and can not be emailed or faxed. Please remember to include your mailing address with the request.

The 2016 Young Eagle Rallies will be held on June 11, July 9, August 13, September 10, and October 8, 2016.

For more information, please visit:


Aviation Merit BadgeBoy Scout Aviation Merit Badge: July 9, 2016

Time: 9am - Noon
Boy Scout Aviation Merit Badge Session will be presented rain or shine!


These are the 2016 dates: June 11, July 9, August 13, September 10, and October 8, 2016.

Time: 9am - Noon

For more information about the Boy Scout Aviation Merit Badge session and what is included, please visit:

Please contact with questions.

next meeting

Next Chapter 32 Meeting - Saturday, July 16, 2016

Place: Aviation Resource Center - 6410 Grafton Ferry Road, Portage des Sioux MO

Time: 10am


Read last month's Chapter Meeting Minutes


Chapter 32 Events

  • We are hoping to set up a fabric covering seminar or classes later this year. Due to material cost and preparation items we may have to charge a small fee to cover items such as frames to cover and materials. I would like to keep this no more than $20-$30 for members. It should include basic covering as well as rib stitching. Fellow chapter members will teach this. How many people would be interested? Please contact a chapter officer.
  • We have a number of members who are proficient at MIG and to some degree TIG welding. Please contact Don Doherty on helping with other members learning to weld.
  • Volunteers are needed to help grass cutting once a month. During active growing season the grass needs to be cut once a week. During the dry season this sometimes drops to every two to three weeks. Volunteers need to be checked out on the mower. Cutting time takes about 1.5-2 hrs. Right now we have 2 or three people and need a couple more that are reliable. I would like to spend some of my weekends flying instead of cutting the ARC grass. Please contact Don Doherty.

Upcoming Area Events

Wings of Hope Plane Wash

Saturday, April 23 - 8am - 3pm
In Partnership with Alpha Eta Rho - SLU Chapter
See their flyer for more details.

If you know of any aviation related up-coming events, please email the details to and

Member's Projects

We need some new pictures of Member's Projects. Even if you haven't completed a whole lot on your project, send some new pictures to


The updated Membership Roster is now available on the Member's Only web page. Please check out your information, especially your phone or email address. If you need to make a correction, please contact Jim Bower at and he will correct that in the database for the next printing.

for sale


Flightstar IISC
Light Sport Aircraft

Flight Star

        • Rotax 528 engine
        • Built in 2000
        • Always in a hangar
        • Not flown in 4 years, needs complete engin rebuild or replacement
        • $2,000

Contact Sandy at or see flyer for more details.



4 Acre Lot with Hanger For Sale
Troy Airpark (02MO)

Hangar For Sale

  • 2500 square foot hanger with 40 by 10 overhead door
  • Hangar includes living quarters which will easily convert to an office / workshop
  • Kitchen with pantry
  • Custom bath
  • Professional grade epoxy floor with in-floor drainage
  • Construction ready homesite with developed pad
  • Lot located on paved taxiway
  • 600 Foot water well with abundant clear water
  • Septic system installed which will accommodate your new home as well as the hangar
  • 2200 Foot well-maintained, lighted runways - both paved and grass strips

Contact William and Susan Barnes or see flyer for more details.



For Sale
Cessna 172H


Contact Richard Jimenez - 636-528-4967

  • Dierbergs and Shop N Save Certificates - See Ron Burnett
    Buy them at face value, cash them in at face value, chapter receives up to 4% back.
new members

Chapter 32 meets the 3rd Saturday of the month at the Aviation Resource Center at St. Charles County Airport / Smartt Field (KSET). General Meeting at 10am and presentation to follow. (Except July and December)

If you are a new member, check out the New Members section, for meeting information, membership application, link to join EAA national, and more. The Membership Committee will be contacting you to give you Membership Packet and Chapter 32 T-Shirt.

Sign up at Yahoo! Groups to find out the latest information about Chapter 32 events, happenings or good old fashion hanger flying! It's free.



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