Wings of Faith Ministries

Our motto is “Real People Meeting Real Needs.” Wings of Faith provides on-going support and donations to missionaries mainly serving Native American populations in the United States and is committed to helping the poor, abused, hungry and forgotten people in these...

Smoke Eagles 2017 Holiday Dinner Meeting

Smoke Eagles Holiday Dinner Meeting Tuesday, December 5th Presenting Thomas Morgenfeld, Capt. (USN Ret.) Test Pilot Instructor at the National Test Pilot School Chief Test Pilot on the Joint Strike Fighter X-35 Program La Mirada Holiday Inn Conference Center 14299...

Football, KCPM, TFR, and you

[The following was shared with us by Dennis Lord] Gentlemen, There is a vibrant conversation going on around CPM regarding a Stadium TFR with a ton of confusion.  The bottom line is this. The stadium held 27,000 seats.  They increased it to 30,000 when the Chargers...

LED Light and Club Banner Install

Yesterday (September 16, 2017, actually), our installation team installed our LED Solar Powered Ramp Lamp and Club Banner. It looks great.  Now people know we are here and we can see the ramp area at night Thanks go to : Art Schade Luca Quidoni Chris Taber John Boyle...

70th Anniversary of Supersonic Flight #70SSF

(borrowed mostly from Bakersfield.com) Look! Up in the sky! It’s a bird, it’s a plane … Actually it’s four planes. Sometime between 12pm and 1pm Friday, students and residents of southern California may want to step outside and turn their eyes...

A SmokeEagles family gathering

This last Sunday, October 8, members and family of the SmokeEagles gathered at Ray Stratton’s house for some casual chit-chat, non-hangar flying (so that the spouses would stay) and some great food. A good time was had by all! Thanks...

Wrong Surface Landing Incidents

Wrong Surface Landing Incidents Notice Number: NOTC7400 Recently, the FAA Air Traffic Organization (ATO) has advised of an increase in, “Wrong Surface Landing Incidents” in the National Airspace System (NAS). Incidents include: Landing on a runway other than the one...

New Smoke Eagles Website

After a long hiatus the Smoke Eagles website has been updated! Come check out our flying club, share some stories, and ogle our beautiful aircraft! Highlights include Calendar of events All of the information about Smoke Eagles you care to know Links to useful,...

Aviation Weather Center

The Aviation Weather Center delivers consistent, timely and accurate weather information for the world airspace system. We are a team of highly skilled people dedicated to working with customers and partners to enhance safe and efficient flight. Aviation Weather...