Monthly Newsletter

May Newsletter


The Professional Pilots Association’s next meeting will be May 3rd, 2017 at the Lane Aviation Hangar 4600 International Gateway on the John Glenn Columbus International Airport, Columbus, Ohio. Click here for a map


Textron Aviation is sponsoring this meeting and informed me that they will bring four (4) aircraft to show. They will bring a Cessna Latitude (9 pax, 446 kt.) a Cessna Citation CJ4 (12.5 degree swept wing jet), a Beechcraft King Air 350 (312 kt 11pax Turbo-Prop), and a Cessna Grand Caravan Amphibian (with PT6A-140  867 shp).

Please watch for more information in future e-mail updates.


The May meeting will be the last of the season until we gather again in September.


Each PPA member is encouraged to make reservations as early as is practical to help us obtain an accurate estimate of attendance. Please make your reservation not later than noon, Monday, May 1st. Textron is sponsoring the May meeting.

Make your reservations in one of these two ways:

Click here to make your reservations
Send an email to:


6:30 p.m. Social Hour
7:15 p.m. Dinner
8:15 p.m. Program

See you on May the 3rd, 2017.

Rich Wodell

President, Professional Pilots Association
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