Convention 2016 - Mossel Bay, 1 Month to go

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Dear EAA Members and Friends,

We are a month away form our annual EAA 2016 Convention, which will take place in Mossel Bay over the weekend of 29 April - 1 May 2016. Members are of course welcome to extend their stay to enjoy this beautiful part of the Country.

In order for us to make arrangements for the required services, we request that you please indicate your intentions to attend by registering. This is applicable whether you are flying or driving as it is to guide us on the facilities and services that will be required to make this a comfortable weekend for everyone.

Please click the button below to register.

This form contains all the info you require about travel and accommodation, catering and entertainment, and more.

Some of the Highlights you can expect at EAA 2016 Convention
- Enter your aircraft into one of the various categories on the Aircraft Judging Competition.
  Thanks to Kevin Hopper of Skyworx Aviation, our very own EAA Technical Officer
  for managing the judging.
- Forums covering a variety of interesting and relevant topics detailed below
- For added safety measures, ATC will be in place for the weekend. 
- Prizes for participating, eg pilot that travels the furthest to the event, etc
- Sling Aircraft display/Sideslip Aviation Worx stand.   
- Prize giving Dinner on Saturday 30th April 2016
- A great opportunity to socialise with fellow aviators

Forums will take place on Saturday 30th April and include the following presenters at this stage;
          * Neil de Lange - Update from RAASA
          * Ivan Louw - “Impact of Drones on ATC”
          * AP Forum : AP Scheme and Feedback on Part 24
          * Dr Mike Brown - Keeping your Medical Up to Date”
Petri van Zyl 
 on “Being a Test Pilot”
          * Frans Grotepass  - “The Safari”
          * Larry Homann - “Wind Tunnel Display”
          * Horace Blok - “Pelican 16"

Please feel free to send me any queries that are not answered in the Registration Form.

We look forward to seeing you in Mossel Bay !

Marie Reddy
Convention Convenor