Our Guest speaker for June's General Meeting is our Airport Manager Rick Lach, who will give us the Lowdown on the Airport, its history, operation, plans for the future and an up to date view of what is there now. Rich in history and important to the Kern River Valley.
Rick will give us a real insight in what a treasure our airport is and what it means to our community. Rick’s background reads like an adventure novel. It goes a little like this...He was in the Air Force, for 4 years, helped develop the Bank of America communication system. Raced Sports cars, drove in NASCAR Winston Cup races, Learned to fly in recent years, but was always interested in airplanes. He owns a company called Raven Aviation and is a certified Facility for the sale and repair of Piper Cub aircraft. Rick bought the Kern Valley airport in 2011 and is fast learning the ropes of being head of a busy community airport..
Mark your calendar for this one and be prepared to meet the man and hear the story!
Tuesday June 25th 7pm at the Senior Center. You’ll be sorry if you miss this one!!! .....
The public is invited. Bring a friend or two.