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San Martin Lions Supports Local Disaster Preparedness with Donation
Written by Mark van Wyk   
Tuesday, 23 October 2018
The Lions Club of San Martin continued its support for the local community and disaster preparedness when, for the second year, the club donated funds to the South County Airport Pilots Association Disaster Airlift Response Team (SCAPA DART), a local charity dedicated to philanthropy.

“The San Martin Lions Club appreciates the role SCAPA DART plays in the community for disaster relief. We would also like to be involved in the next Disaster training with hands on support and the use of our Hall,” said Jane Stevens, President of the Lions Club of San Martin.

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Saturday, December 8, 2018: 2018 SCAPA Annual Holiday Party
Written by Mike Brogley   
Thursday, 11 October 2018
Save the date! Saturday, December 8, 2018. We are once again holding our annual SCAPA Holiday Party at beautiful and historic Villa Mira Monte (aka Morgan Hill House) starting at 4:30 p.m.

Villa Mira Monte was built in 1886 by Hiram Morgan Hill for his bride, Diana Murphy Hill, as a country getaway from their home in San Francisco. Their visits led to the modern town's name, as train conductors would announce "Morgan Hill's!" when making special stops for the family and their guests. The house has been beautifully restored by the Morgan Hill Historical Society.

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Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018 Dinner Meeting: "AIR DEFENSE INTERCEPTION: HISTORY & CURRENT SCENARIOS"
Written by Bette Gardner   
Thursday, 11 October 2018
Approved by FAASafety for WINGS credit!!

Learn about different scenarios where a pilot can get intercepted by our air defense system, rules of engagement and procedures for the interceptor and the intercepted.

SCAPA member Pat Belanger, a former command pilot in the California Air National Guard, will share inside details from his experience and current knowledge. He will also describe the history of his unit and riveting details about his training, responsibilities, and experiences.

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HLUET Special Meeting (Airport Business Plan Update) Debrief
Written by Mike Brogley   
Tuesday, 18 September 2018
SCAPA Members,

Thank you to all the airport supporters that turned out for the Special HLUET Committee Meeting Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. Between CAAPSO, SCAPA and the SJSU Aviation Department contingent, by my count supporters greatly outnumbered the anti-airport contingent. I also would like to everyone for their great comments and their very respectful tone. That even-tempered tone was also commended by the Supervisors.

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Dr. Key Dismukes Presentation Available for Download
Written by Mike Brogley   
Sunday, 16 September 2018

We had a great presentation on Tuesday, September 11th from NASA-Ames Research Center scientist Dr. Key Dismukes on pilot cognition, procedural task management, "remembering to remember" prospective memory and their impact on how pilots can manage flight tasks to fly more safely. 

Key was kind enough to approve our posting his presentation, and you can download it as a pdf here.

Thank you, Dr. Dismukes!

 
2018 SCAPA DART Exercise – "The Day in Pictures"; also: Gilroy Compassion Center Says "Thanks!"
Written by Paul Marshall   
Sunday, 08 April 2018
UPDATE: New article highlights the April 7, 2018 SCAPA DART exercise.

"Mobilization Exercise Summary – The Day in Pictures."

Also:

Gilroy Compassion Center Thanks SCAPA DART for Food Donations

by Jeff Wagner, Board Member, Gilroy Compassion Center

On April 7, 2018, the South County Airport Pilot Association (SCAPA) conducted a Disaster Airlift Response Team (DART) exercise at the San Martin Airport.

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