Monthly Newsletter

May 2021 Newsletter


The Professional Pilots Association’s next meeting will be May 5th, 2021 at the main Lane Aviation hangar in the middle of the John Glenn Columbus International Airport, Columbus, Ohio. Click here for a map


The latest in drone technology will be presented by Kyle Nave who is a Senior Aerospace Technologist with OneSky Systems Inc, based in Exton PA. OneSky focuses on technologies to enable the safe operation of UAV in missions Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS). Kyle leads the Implementation team whose role is to develop custom solutions to help customers integrate OneSky products with customer systems.


Restrictions for social distancing in our meeting area at Lane Aviation will permit only a maximum of 30 members to attend. Therefore, reservations will be accepted for the first 30 PPA members who register.

Request: Please contact me or any of the Trustees with suggested speakers and topics for future meetings.  You can call one of us or send a message: CLICK HERE


Each PPA member is encouraged to make reservations as early as practicable to help us obtain an accurate estimate of attendance. Please make your reservation not later than noon, Monday, May 3rd. This meeting is not sponsored. There will be a $20 registration fee collected at the door to cover the meal and PPA expenses.

Make your reservations in one of these two ways:
Click here to make your reservations
Send an email to:


6:00 p.m. Social
6:30 p.m. Dinner
7:00 p.m. Presentation

See you on May 5th 2021!

Mike Ponzani

President, Professional Pilots Association
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Gone West.
PPA members who have recently passed. Don Peters (PPA# 261),  L.D. “Pete” Wilkins (PPA #032),  Robert T “Terry” Ault (PPA #482).