THE FLY PAPER APRIL 2012 SHOWALTER FLYING SERVICE The Orlando Executive Airport (KORL) 400 Herndon Avenue Orlando, FL 32803 Special points of interest: Airport 5K Based Customer Event When: Friday, April 20th, 6 PMInside this issue: Where: The Orlando Executive Airport Main OfficesNBAA Convention 2 (Off Rickenbacker Dr., next to Customs on the East Ramp)Update Benefitting: Angel Flight SoutheastPoem in YourPocket Day 2 Registration: http://tinyurl.com/6uqekemEAA’s Ford Tri 2Motor at KORLAirport Restau- 2 Cinco de Based Customer Eventrants Mayo!Lodi’s Lowdown 2 Join us for an afternoon of food, fun and fly- ing! This is our chance to thank you for choosing FOOD-Tijuana Flats Showalter as your FBO.Contact us: We hope to see FUN-Snow Cone Machine you there!Phone: 407-894-7331 FLYING-Spot landing & Saturday,Fax: 407-894-5094E-mail: flour drop competitions May email@example.com 1-4PMWeb:www.showalter.com Location: Showalter’sFollow us on: meeting room at the east end of the termi- Tel: 407-894-7331 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org nal building.
The Fly Paper Page 2 NBAA 2012 Update-Good News! Don’t forget...Poem in Your Pocket Day isApril 26th! Come and shareyour favorite verse with Thanks to the NBAA’s commitment to bring its Annual Meeting and Conven-your friends at Showalter. tion to the Orlando Executive Airport every other year for the foreseeable future, we are pleased to announce the passage of a funding bill that will bring improvements to our airport! The bill, signed into law by Gov. Rick Scott in March, will allow for ramp rehabilitation on the north end of the Showalter leasehold in the area used by NBAA’s Static Display. The work, planned for summer and early fall, will pave some of the current grass ar- eas, level the grade by our t-hangars, and revitalize the ramp surface. Please continue to read The Fly PaperThe EAA’s Ford Tri Motor for regular updateswill be at Showalter FlyingService From April 19-22, regarding the con-2012. If you would like to struction schedulevolunteer or need additional and any other up-information, please contact dates related to theJim Thomas at 407-733-6363. upcoming NBAA Con- vention, October 30- November 1, 2012. Congratulations to student pilot, Matt Owens, on his first solo flight on March 13, 2012. Matt is learning to fly with John Nadon of Orlando Club Flying. What’s your favorite airport restaurant and what’s your favorite menu item? John Nadon likes the burgers at the Airport Restaurant and Gin Mill in Deland. Let us know what you like?Lodi’s Lowdown Email email@example.comLodi’s Lowdown for the month of March was correctly answered by NicholasMusashe, Kevin McNamara, Dave Gardner, Michael Marzano and Wendy Gorham.The EAA’s Ford Tri Motor served as the primary setting for the 1960’s film TheFamily Jewels starring comedian Jerry Lewis. Thanks for answering!The question for April is: Name each of NASA’s experimental aircraft shown in the picture?Please email your answers to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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