Hello Meyers Aircraft Owners!
Our 2019 Fly-In is on approach! This year’s host, Dick Russell, has set up a great agenda for us.
Our Schedule from Dick Russell is as follows:
MEYERS GATHERING Emerald Coast 2019: Recognizing our Captain Chuck
I look forward to hosting everyone on this special occasion to recognize our long-time member, Captain Chuck Downey.
Wednesday , 9 October 2019
0800-1600: Arrivals FD93 or CEW: Arrivals @ CEW, please advise ETA by email or
call 316-208-3140 – refreshments @ CEW provided – check in Fairfield Inn (110 Crosson St., Crestview, FL) registration @ Fairfield Inn
NOTE: There are numerous restaurants within walking distance of the host hotel.
Cookout, welcome, and briefing overview for 2019 fly-in activities: 16 Sky Lane, Yellowriver Airstrip (FD93), Holt, FL (directions provided)
RENTAL CARS: on your own
Thursday, 10 October 2019: Naval Air Museum, PNS, Master Pilot Presentation
0700-0800: Breakfast, host hotel, Fairfield Inn
0800: Depart for NAS Pensacola. National Naval Museum / day @ Museum
PLEASE NOTE: You will need a picture ID for entrance to the museum. Access to the museum for visitors without a Department of Defense ID is only through the West Gate located at 1878 South Blue Angel Parkway.
1100: Master Pilot Presentation, Cabot Carrier Deck in museum: donations to Museum Director by Bob Besal, Captain Downey’s good friend and Navy colleague.
1200: Lunch in museum: Cubi Bar Cafe in the Cubi Point Officer’s Club exhibit.
Afternoon: Tour the museum at your leisure.
1800: Dinner in Pensacola (optional) at the Grand Marlin (thegrandmarlin.com)
400 Pensacola Beach Blvd. Pensacola Beach, FL.
Friday, 11 October 2019
0900 Maintenance Meeting: OTW owners @ Yellow River Airstrip – (Note: Meyers Owners flying into Yellowriver must sign a “hold harmless” form before flying into FD93.
1400: Maintenance Meeting for the 200’s @ CEW
1800: Dinner in Destin at the Crab Trap on the beach (crabtrapdestin.com) 3500 Scenic Hwy 98 East, Destin, FL
Saturday, 12 October 2019
Flying as desired – potential destinations to be briefed
1700: ANNUAL BANQUET: Hub City Smokehouse, Crestview, FL; meal provided, cash bar. Our guest speaker is Mike Wooley.
Sunday, 13 October 2019
Departures for home
NOTAM: Please advise ETA CEW or FD93 to Dick Russell: email firstname.lastname@example.org or cell 316-208-3140. Arrivals at FD93: contact Dick Russell for arrival briefing.
Safe travels everyone. See you soon!
Meyers Aircraft Owners Association