AUG Membership Gathering 2018

August 25, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
EAA 186 Chapter House
10629 Observation Road
VA 20110
Sande Miller-Long, Vice-president

9:00 – Social Hour: Donuts, muffins, coffee and other beverages
10:00 – Welcome and Introductions
10:10 – Chapter Merchandise Drawing
10:15 – Chapter Business and Announcements
10:30 – Presentation: Young Eagle, Seth Kissell — EAA Air Academy
10:45 — Presentation: John Robinson, Airport Operations, Dulles Plane Pull
11:00 – Chapter Merchandise Drawing
11:10 – Program: David Darrah, Airport Director, Warrenton-Fauquier Airport
12:15 – Chapter Merchandise Drawing
12:20 – BBQ on the deck!

At the meeting, David Darrah discuss the future of the Warrenton/Fauquier Airport, He will explain how business aviation a the airport supports agriculture, aerial survey and air cargo, in addition to flights for business, pleasure, medical, emergency-response and law-enforcement. He also says the airport contributes to the county’s tourism.

Mr. Darrah has a bachelor’s degree from the University of North Florida, a master’s from the National Defense University and graduate certifications in high performance organizations, financial management and aviation. As a Marine, he served as a squadron pilot, flight instructor, fleet officer, squadron commander and air base commander. In 2015 David was named Airport Director of the Year by the Virginia Department of Aviation.