THE LONGHORN FLYER
Order of Daedalians
Longhorn Flight 38
P.O. Box 200193
Austin, Texas 78750-0193
Vol. 42 No. 1 THE PREMIER NATIONAL FRATERNITY OF MILITARY PILOTS February 2015

FLIGHT LUNCHEON MEETING, THURSDAY, February 12, 2015 
1130 HOURS CROWNE PLAZA HOTEL 6121 N IH-35 AUSTIN, TX

OUR GUEST SPEAKER FOR THE LUNCHEON MEETING WILL BE OUR LONGHORN MEMBER, COL. SAM WARD. IN HIS AIR FORCE CAREER HE FLEW C-130S' IN SEA AND FORBES AFB, KS. IN 1972 IN LEFT ACTIVE DUTY FOR A CAREER IN THE RESERVES WHERE HE FLEW C-130S' AND C-5S' OUT OF KELLY AFB UNTIL 1986. HE THEN STARTED AN IMA (INDIVIDUAL MOBILIZATION AUGMENTEE) "CAREER"AT AIR FORCE SPACE COMMAND AT PETERSON AFB AND SCHRIEVER AFB, CO. HE RETIRED FROM THE AIR FORCE RESERVES AS IMA TO THE COMMANDER, 50TH AIR FORCE SPACE WING, WHERE SEVERAL DOD SATELLITE CONSTELLATIONS (INCLUDING THE GPS CONSTELLATION) ARE MANAGED AND OPERATED. HIS PRESENTATION WILL BE ON THE GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM AND WHAT MAKESE' M TICK.

ON THURSDAY, February 12, 2015, LONGHORN FLIGHT 38 WILL CHECK IN AT THE CROWNE PLAZA HOTEL AT 1130 HOURS. THE MEETING WILL BEGIN AT 1200 HOURS, AND LUNCH WILL BE AT 1215 HOURS. THE LUNCH CHOICES WILL BE:

Baja Chicken Sandwich: Grilled Chicken on Bun with Pico de Gallo and Pepper Jack Cheese Homemade Potato Chips and Turtle Cheesecake $25.00

Lonestar Burger: 8 oz Angus beef served on a toasted bun with lettuce, tomato, onion, and pickles. Homemade Potato Chips and Turtle Cheesecake $25.00 Soup/Salad Combo Chicken Tortilla Soup with Avocado, Chipotle Cream and Tortilla Chips Traditional Garden Salad with Cheddar Cheese, Tomato, Cucumber and Mixed Greens and Turtle Cheesecake $19.00

We will need your reservation no later than midnight Monday, February 9th. Reservations should be made by completing the form on the second page and returning it to Charlie Loflin as soon as possible but NOT LATER THAN Monday, February 9th. If you make a reservation and do not cancel by 1200 hours on Wednesday, February 11th, you must pay for the meal you ordered..

If you have not paid your 2015 Chapter dues of $20, please pay them so that you will keep your membership current. Even if you are a life member of the order, LOCAL FLIGHT DUES ARE DUE ANNUALLY. THE STATUS OF YOUR DUES CAN BE CHECKED ON THE APOLLO SITE (http://apollo.daedalians.org/flights/62) UNDER "MY STUFF" "MY PAYMENT HISTORY".

VOLABAMUS            VOLAMUS 

 


FLIGHT CAPTAIN'S COMMENTS
WE WILL BE MEETING FEBRUARY 12, 2015, AT THE CROWNE PLAZA HOTEL, 6121 N IH 35, AUSTIN, TX. THE REGISTRATION WILL START AT 1130 HOURS, AND MEETING WILL BEGIN AT 1200. LUNCH WILL BE SERVED AT 1215 HOURS. DRESS FOR THIS MEETING WILL BE CASUAL.
WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU THERE

Please make reservations so that we can give the hotel a correct number for meals and seating arrangements.


Flight Captain Ron Butler 512-917-0979 rbutler456@aol.com
Vice Flight CaptainLt. Col. Scott Stevens512-899-9705sscottstevens47@gmail.com
TreasurerCol Charles Loflin512-249-1954lofce@earthlink.net
AdjutantLt Col J. R. Howard512-848-0285jrhoward@austin.rr.com
Provost MarshalCol Mike Rhodes494-5834soxymr@att.net
Scholarship ChairmanLt Col Ken Firestone512-346-6517trock07@austin.rr.com
Board AdvisorLt Gen Brett Dula512-418-1495bdulaq@att.net


LONGHORN FLIGHT 38 DINNER RESERVATION

Please make _______ meal reservation(s) in my name for the 
Thursday February 12, 2015 Lunch Meeting at the Crowne Plaza Hotel.
 
Baja Chicken_________$25.00 PER PERSON. Add $20 FOR 2015 dues if applicable.
Lonestar Burger_______$25.00 PER PERSON.Entrees details are on the front page.
Tortilla Soup & Salad___$19.00 PER PERSON.

I have enclosed my check for $_______ (including $_____ for dues.
Your dues status can be found in Apollo

RSVPs WILL BE ACCEPTED UNTIL 2400 HOURS ON MONDAY, February 9th PRIOR TO THE MEETING ON THURSDAY February 12, 2015. 

Please make the check payable to:       LONGHORN FLIGHT 38

MAIL TO:Col Charlie Loflin
11305 Monet Dr 
AUSTIN, TX 78726-1458
 

MEMBER NAME:___________________ GUEST/SPOUSE:___________________

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