What’s New and Things to Celebrate

January 28, 2017

January 28, 2017

Our new snowblower has been rebuilt and is just waiting for the snow. Congrats to Bill and John for all the work.

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January 28, 2017

January 28, 2017

Thanks to Orville Williamson for refurbishing some old C-152 seats for our Flight Simulator.

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October 13 and 14, 2016

October 13 and 14, 2016

Runway crack repairs – smooth landings!

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June 29th & 30th, 2016

June 29th & 30th, 2016

Toby and Susan Koehn visit N85 from Joseph, OR to discuss Aviation Education Outreach programs for their school district.

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June 17, 2016

June 17, 2016

Katie Baker and her son Hayden visited from Idaho.  Katie and her family run a crop dusting business and she teaches in the local school system as well.  She will be working with Rich Stowell and Linda on new STEM through the lens of aviation programs.

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April 23, 2016

April 23, 2016

The Art and Science of Flying ground school was held in Boise, Idaho on Saturday, April 23, 2016.  There were around 250 people in attendance.  A great day for Rich Stowell and Linda.

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Friday, April 15, 2016

Friday, April 15, 2016

 Bio-Medical Engineer, Professor Ronke Olabisi  from Rutgers University, brought several of her students to N85 to experience steep turns and stalls with Bill Fritsche CFI also an RU graduate.   All had a great time.

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March, 2016

March, 2016

Aerial Solutions spend several days at N85 using it for their home base while trimming along local power lines.

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Saturday, February 27, 2016

Saturday, February 27, 2016

A great time was had by 25 members of the N85 Aerospace Club.  They visited the CAE SimuFlite in Whippany, NJ for a special tour and flight time.  The students flew a Falacon 7 X and a Gulfstream 550.  A few even got into a helicopter.  Glenn Stott helped us arrange the tour and provided hats, visors and flight bags for the all.    

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January 2nd, 2016: Flight Simulator Building

January 2nd, 2016: Flight Simulator Building

          N85 is going to have its own Flight Simulator! The collaborative effort is with the N85 Aerospace Club and advisors, The Learn-Do-Fly people, John Weigele/Kean College, Don Gordon/N85 pilot, Todd Cooper/N85 CFI, Lafayette College Flying Club, Joe Borin Estate and Linda, Cork and Will. We are very excited about what this added teaching tool will be able to do for the flight school and with our educational outreach efforts....

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