VINTAGE AIRCRAFT ASSOCIATION
and EAA AirVenture 1999
, so to
should be once again a great show the entire family should be
enjoy. The weekend
were the dates for the first annual Vintage Aircraft area work party. The work weekend was headed up by Bob Brauer, your new Convention V AA Maintenance Chairman. Bob and the
crew were able to install new windows at the V AA Head
quarters and build a foot bridge across the large ditch
the type club tent (just
the shower house). There were a number
other projects that got completed during this weekend. My thanks go out to everyone
who helped during this work weekend.
know how you might be able
assist Bob Brauer
doing Maintenance and other projects
that nature, you can contact him at 3121779-2105 or E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Steve Nesse has again put together a great workshop tent area for your enjoyment and education, hosted by your Vin
names in the metal forming and
will be there. The tent
located just south
the V AA Headquarters building. Should you like any further infonnation about this
activity, contact Steve at 507/373-1674.
Located next to the Maintenance tent is one
the most popular services that the Vintage Aircraft Association pro
vides for its members -the Type Club Headquarters. In the
past this area had been chaired by Joe and Juila Dickey. They
did a great
making this area very popular. This year, they have passed the torch to your Director Roger Gomoll.
Roger tells me it sounds as though there is going to be an
other great turnout.
you have any questions about the type
club tent, contact
chaired by Bob Lumley -for ad
vance information you can contact Bob at
by Steve Krog.
expect a record turnout for this year. We encourage
past grand champions to come back to Oshkosh so we can
continue to enjoy viewing these beautiful aircraft. For more
information about this activity
is chaired by George Daubner, assisted by Geoff Robison, who
is also the
area. Should you
the Vintage Aircraft area during AirVenture and
our Manpower booth is chaired by Anna Osborn. Anna will
open the booth on Sunday, July 25, for you early arrivals.
Should you like to contact Anna in advance
the show you can do so at 803/896-4614 or email@example.com.
There will once again be an Association gathering Sunday
during EAA AirVenture
Nature Center. Tickets for this event can be purchased at the red bam in ad
gathering. Should you need any assistance or need any information
any time during the fly-in, V AA Headquarters
the place to come. During the day, there
generally someone there who can help. Just stop at the information booth and say, "Help "
Should there be something that I might be able
help you with, contact me at 336/393-0344 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
There are a couple
should pass along
a decade we have given out a Participants Plaque, featuring the
convention logo and a photograph
your airplane on the
great memento for you
take home and hang
AA members, that plaque
is free for the
card and be sure and stop by V AA Headquarters
and pick yours up
For those who
like to have one
these plaques, the cost
$10.00. You can sign
to be a V AA member at V AA Headquarters, as well as any
other EAA membership booth on the field.
is the dis
you will receive when you purchase items from the
store. You can easily gain back your membership cost at Oshkosh this year.
a friend to
up with us
love to have
all pull in the same direction for the
aviation. Remember we are better together. Join us and have