August 2017 (II)

August 13, 2017

The Longhorn Chapter will be meeting August 19th– 13:00 – Cleburne (KGPM) – Grand Prairie (KGPM)  at the Radial Cafe August 2017 Longhorn Newsletter is posted on the chapter page.

Breaking News from Airventure 2017

August 1, 2017

        Mark Wyant of Dallas, Texas             captures  Contemporary (1956-1970)        Reserve Grand Champion Silver Lindy Award      with his 1958 PA22-160 N8664D Congrats Mark! Way to go!

Share your VIDEOS with SWPC

July 29, 2017

I recently volunteered to assist on the website.   My name is Bob Finlay and I live in Medway Maine.  I fly N7750D a 1957 PA-22/150.  Videos are fun to share. Join YOUTUBE and create an account.   Here’s how: Put your videos up, and send the link from … Read More

UPDATE Northeast Chapter SWPC upcoming weekend

July 28, 2017

From email from Andy Seligson.  Northeast Chapter   Hi there – Just a reminder that our next fly-in will be a week from tomorrow, Sat. Aug. 5th, with the 6th the rain date, to the Red Mill Restaurant on the field at Basin Harbor, Vermont (B06-Bravo Zero six). We’ll meet … Read More


July 23, 2017

Visit for update on SWPC upcoming Oklahoma gathering.

August 2017 News

July 22, 2017

See you at KOSH! Stay tuned for other news.

July 2017

July 8, 2017

A word from one of our sponsors! Free pickup at Oshkosh instead of shipping charges! Read more here.

June 2017 News

June 18, 2017

Lots of stuff this month! First the July-August-September Newsletter is out! Click here. Gearing up for Oshkosh? Aircraft Spruce will truck your orders free to Airventure for pickup. Thanks Eleanor! We also have a new E-Newsletter from Connie here. Here is the new SWPC brochure! How about a nice shot … Read More

Sentimental Journey is Happening

May 9, 2017

June 16, 2017 Our Annual convention was “THE BEST – EVER!  with the appreciated support & accommodation of Lancaster Host Resort &                   Convention Center and our Mid-Atlantic Chapter               Flyout Photos should be up soon. They’re … Read More

May 2017 News

May 4, 2017

The Longhorn Chapter has graciously forwarded a bunch of their newsletters to the web site. They are posted in the Longhorn chapter page. The new MAY 2017 newsletter is here.

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2020 SWPC Convention Cancelation

By scottatwood19D | July 6, 2020

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2020 Southwest Regional Fly-In

By O'Kelly, Kent & Deborah | February 8, 2020

2020 Southwest Regional A near-once in a lifetime Regional Fly-in/opportunity. Don’t miss this chance to be there and see some of the most beautiful red-rock country in the world: Navajo Indian country; at the entry point for float trips downriver through the Grand Canyon; near blazing-red rock slot canyons; among … Read More

2019 SWPC Convention is in the History Books-Photos

By Bob Finlay | July 15, 2019

The 2019 SWPC convention in Wichita KS is now history; and it was again “one of the best,” according to several of the 70-80 people who attended the convention events. A highlight was a tour of Doc, one of the two flying B-29 bombers, which is housed in a new … Read More

2021 convention planning underway

By Bob Finlay | October 16, 2020

Document 13 SWPC Convention

2019 Convention Video

By O'Kelly, Kent & Deborah | March 13, 2020

Former President and 2019 Convention Director, Cliff Van Vleet, produced a video of some of the events from our 2019 Convention last June. If you missed the convention, you get another chance. We’re returning to Wichita again this year: June 22-27. We’ll be doing a whole different set of events, … Read More

2020 Convention Update

By O'Kelly, Kent & Deborah | February 23, 2020

2020 Convention Details Cliff Van Vleet Convention Chairman This status report was first published in the February 2020 Supplemental News Report. Several loose ends still exist but this report indicates what is firm and fixed as of early February 2020. Final details will be published in the April-May-June issue of … Read More

2020 Wichita Convention

By O'Kelly, Kent & Deborah | February 7, 2020

Convention This year? Wichita, Kansas. This from Cliff Van Vleet, our convention chairman 2020 Convention Details Emerging                                                                   … Read More

Wichita Kansas, Here we come 2019

By Bob Finlay | March 15, 2019

Registration 2019 Convention   Credit Card Payment is now available securely.

SWPC Convention 2019

By | August 17, 2018

2019 Convention Details Emerging Cliff Van Vleet Convention Chairman    The dates for the 2019 SWPC convention are Monday, June 24, 2019, arrival day, through Friday morning, June 28, 2019, departure day.    The convention airport is:   Colonel James Jabara Airport (AAO) on the northeastern edge of Wichita.  CTAF/UNICOM 122.7.  WX ASOS … Read More