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EAA Chapter 1285 Newsletter for March, 2018 from Pres. Dennis King

Hello Venice area pilots, Well, we had a pretty interesting couple of months here. -VP David Consbruck and I flew over to Spruce Creek for EAA leadership training February 24th. It was very well-done and interesting, I learned a lot. David had been through the training before and even knew the guys teaching it. I will be sending out some info and links to the presentations given there. I think what we learned will help the chapter be more active, more fun, and to grow. -For a first-time event, the tri-motor visit went very well March 1-5. The volunteer turnout
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ADVISORY — “Flight Service Transitions to Leidos Pilot Web Portal ” – FAASafety.gov

FAA Safety Team | Safer Skies Through Education Flight Service Transitions to Leidos Pilot Web Portal Notice Number: NOTC7670Flight Service Transitions to Leidos Pilot Web Portal The FAA will discontinue the Direct User Access Terminal Service (DUATS II) Program, effective May 16, 2018. Internet services, including access to weather and aeronautical information, flight plan filing and automated services will remain available at no charge to pilots at www.1800wxbrief.com. To continue to receive free services, users are encouraged to register with www.1800wxbrief.com. Over the next 60 days, the FAA will work with current DUATS II providers on transition activities, including conducting
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Website updates

Dear Members and Friends of VASI, If you are reading this then it means that you are one of our dedicated member/ friends following us and the news on KVNC. We’d like to share a few updates about VASI and the website: Important – VASI’s mailing address has changed.  It is: Venice Aviation Society, Inc, Suite 102, 535 US 41 Bypass N. Venice, FL 34285 Our website address is the same as before but you can now connect to us using the .org domain.  The new domain is more inline with our mission as a not-for-profit Missed a VASI NOTAM or
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Construction in Progress at VNC

If you have been to the Airport in the past few days, you’ve probably noticed that there is a great deal of construction in progress.  A new t-hangar is being constructed in the field to the west of the existing hangar area and the public parking aprons are being demolished and reconstructed to current standards.   Please remember that for everyone’s safety, only the contractors and authorized members of the project teams are permitted to be in the areas under construction, so please respect the barricades and signage that are in place and which will be shifted to new locations
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RWY 13 31 Grant Approved

The US DOT provided notice that the Venice Municipal – Improve Runway Safety Area – 13/31 grant has been approved. For further details, download the US DOT notification.   

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