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EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2017

April 28, 2017

See you at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2017— July 24 to July 30

2017 Short Wing Piper Club Convention

April 28, 2017

June 11 – 15, 2017 Short Wings Over “Lancaster” Lancaster PA                                    Airport: Smoketown (S37)                                       … Read More

April News

April 3, 2017

Sun-n-Fun has come and gone. Connie’s ‘Buy, Build, & Fly‘ Forum was well-attended, again with standing room only. This year it was Clyde Smith, Jr. and Lou Reinkens presenting. There will be an update in the July/August/September 2017 NEWS!   Catch up with more Short Wingers at our 2017 Convention … Read More

Breaking News!

March 19, 2017

After two terms, President Connie Stevens has decided to not seek an additional term. Cliff Van Vleet has stepped up to the plate and announced his candidacy for SWPC President.  Here is his announcement: I am once again announcing my candidacy for president of the SWPC for the third time … Read More

March 2017

February 27, 2017

Greetings All! I hope everyone is enjoying the warm, if wet weather! The 2017 Second Quarter Newsletter (April-May-June) is now available for downloading here!  Enjoy!   Remember the Annual Convention is coming up! Here is a downloadable, printable Registration form that you can mail in with a check. The all … Read More

February 2017

January 1, 2017

Short Wingers One and All! Here is the new Ohio Chapter Newsletter. This is a link to a special treat: a YouTube video of Paul Gagnon’s Piper Pacer trip from Ontario to Sentimental Journey at Lock Haven last year. The Florida SWPC Chapter is having a lunch fly-in at Bartow … Read More

December 2016 Updates

December 6, 2016

Hi ShortWingers! Sorry for the lack of updates in November, but the webmaster (me!) was traveling in a place where there was no Internet and no Short Wing Pipers! The first quarter 2017 SWPC Newsletter is now available here! The Georgia SWPC Chapter will be co-hosting its Christmas Party this year … Read More

October 2016 Updates

October 16, 2016

Hi All! Here is the new Florida Chapter Newsletter for October and Here is the Tennessee Chapter Newsletter for October Special Note: The Jim Gardner Memorial Chili Feed Fly-In will be held December 3 at the Vinita (Oklahoma) Airport in the hangar of Jim Reed (SWPC member) which is just … Read More

Mid September 2016 Update

September 19, 2016

The September issues of the NorthEast, Michigan, and MidAmerica Chapters are now ready for download from their respective  Chapter Pages. The Famous Sky Catch is now back in stock in the On-line Store! Sadly, we learned of long-time SWPC MemberJim Gardner’s death this week. For information about his life and his … Read More

Aircraft Spruce West Appreciation Day

September 13, 2016

Aircraft Spruce West, 225 Airport Circle, Corona, CA, will have a Customer Appreciation Day on Saturday, October 8, 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Pacific Standard Time. “There will be spectacular discounts on Aircraft Spruce’s most popular products and customers will have a chance to visit with the vendors,” a spokesman … Read More

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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 rob.design | 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