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  • April 02, 2024 8:00 AM | RG (Administrator)

    The Northwest Chapter of the American Association of Airport Executives is excited to announce that we are partnering with the FAA NW Mountain Region to hold a spring conference April 2-4, 2024 in Seattle!  The first day of the conference will feature a Part 139 workshop followed by a day and a half of sessions presented by FAA staff. Additional information on the sessions will be provided soon but the subject matters will be inclusive of general and commercial aviation airports.

    The conference will be held in Seattle at the Hyatt Regency Bellevue.

    For more information, visit: https://www.nwaaae.org/page/AirportConf

  • February 24, 2024 9:00 AM | RG (Administrator)

    For more info: https://www.washingtonaviation.org/conference

  • February 02, 2024 12:00 PM | RG (Administrator)

    Chris Thobaben of Maren-Go Solutions Corporation will discuss the current state of technology and its potential future developments as it relates to airfields. By exploring both the practical applications and the innovative possibilities, he plans to inform and spark a discussion on the real and possible when it comes to technology as applied to daily operations.

    Chris Thobaben has a strong focus on airfield operations and development work with Air Mobility Command, where he has been involved in making autonomous vehicles that enable diverse missions across the airfield. As the Co-Founder/CEO of Maren-go Solutions Corporation, Chris leads a team of veterans and industry experts in robotics, AI, and sensor integration. Their goal is to address the problems faced by service members and airfield operators and develop elegant solutions that can be deployed rapidly and at lower costs than traditional solutions.  Read more about Chris.

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  • January 05, 2024 12:00 PM | RG (Administrator)

    Corley McFarland from Precision Approach Engineering, Inc. will address new above-ground Avgas and Jet-A aircraft fueling systems typical to general aviation airports in Washington, including pilot self-serve and mobile refueler considerations. Key topics of the presentation include component selection, fuel system siting requirements, site development, installation, and commissioning.

    Corley McFarland is fortunate to combine his passion for aviation with his career. As president of Precision Approach Engineering, he and the PAE Team provide planning and engineering consulting services for airports throughout Oregon and Washington and often utilize PAE’s Cessna 182. Outside of work, he enjoys skiing and fly fishing with his family.


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    Topic: First Friday Presentation

    Time: Jan 5, 2024 12:00 PM Pacific Time 

     

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  • December 13, 2023 8:00 AM | RG (Administrator)

    Representative Tom Dent and Senator Matt Boehnke are excited to announce the upcoming Aviation Caucus Meeting planned for Wednesday, December 13th from 8:00am - 3:00pm. The meeting will include a tour of the Boeing Plant Facility in Renton according to information provided by Rep. Dent's office. 

    If you plan to attend, you must let them know as soon as possible so security badges can be prepared.
     
    Representative Dent is asks that those coming send us a reply or RSVP to Tom.Dent@leg.wa.gov.  

    If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to reach out

  • December 01, 2023 12:00 PM | RG (Administrator)

    Join us for the next First Friday event at noon on December 1. Parker Bryant from ZeroAvia will be talking about the hydrogen airport/fuel infrastructure team in North America.


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  • November 13, 2023 9:00 AM | RG (Administrator)

    FLY WASHINGTON PASSPORT PROGRAM

    FALL FOOD DRIVE

    The Fly Washington Passport Program is sponsoring a food drive to support your local community. Airports and airport users are encouraged to contribute donations in a friendly contest. Winners are based on poundage taken in, or dollars converted to pounds at a standard rate. Last year's winner was Bremerton National Airport, and in 2021, Auburn Airport was the big winner. All contributions stay in your local community. The contest begins on October 2nd and runs until November 17th. The list of participating airports will be announced October 2.
  • October 25, 2023 8:00 AM | RG (Administrator)

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  • September 29, 2023 5:00 PM | RG (Administrator)

    FLY WASHINGTON SPONSORED FOOD DRIVE

    The Fly Washington Passport Program is sponsoring a food drive to support your local community. Airports and airport users are encouraged to contribute donations in a friendly contest. Winners are based on poundage taken in. Last year's winner was Bremerton National Airport, and in 2021, Auburn Airport was the big winner. All contributions stay in your local community.  The contest begins on October 2nd and runs until November 17th.  If you would like to participate, contact Marjy Leggett at Director@wama.us by September 29, 2023.

  • September 09, 2023 9:00 AM | RG (Administrator)

    A family-friendly day to explore the Tacoma Narrows Airport and get up close to the operations and activities of the airport. Free admission.
    Learn more at www.piercecountywa.gov/AirportDay.

    When
    Saturday, Sept. 9, 2023
    9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Opening ceremony at 10 a.m.


    Participating organizations and activities (subject to change):

    • Pierce County
    • Gig Harbor Fire & Rescue
    • Aircraft static displays
    • Aviation careers; meet pilots and mechanics
    • Military aircraft and military recruiters
    • Law enforcement aircraft
    • Medevac aircraft
    • Peninsula School District’s STEM activities for youth
    • Young Eagles program at Rainier Flight Service
    • Free entrance to the Gig Harbor Vintage Aero Museum
    • Food for sale by The HUB Gig Harbor restaurant
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