Inner beauty

Inner beauty

N96418, our 1978 Cessna 182Q, is a fantastic airplane. A Horton STOL kit gives it great short field performance, and long range tanks make it a cross country champ. Its engine, though several years since its last overhaul, has maintained the compressions of a young...
GTN 650 is here! (Updated)

GTN 650 is here! (Updated)

It’s here! Our first installs of the new Garmin GTN 650 navigator have been completed in C172 N65045,  C182 N735LL, and C210 N761SP. Next up is C172 N54589, which will be completed by July 24. The rest of the fleet will be completed in August. Current members,...
Garmin GTN 650 Is Landing At Cloud 7 This Summer

Garmin GTN 650 Is Landing At Cloud 7 This Summer

At the Cloud 7 special meeting on May 29, the membership approved a motion to perform a fleet wide replacement of our GNS 430W navigators with Garmin’s next-generation GTN 650. The first units will be ordered in early June, with one of our C172s scheduled to upgrade...
A fresh new paint job for one of our 182’s!

A fresh new paint job for one of our 182’s!

N96418 received a fresh new paint job this January!  Down with the old look, in with the new!  Here is the story: Owning an airplane has more in common with owning a classic car than with owning a late model minivan.  When a car gets to be 8-10 years old, many would...
Checkout our new website!

Checkout our new website!

Our website was due for an update.  We decided to make revamping it a little more fun.  We took one of our Cessna 210’s and Cessna 172’s full of photographers up for a formation photo flight and took some air to air photos!  This made for some fantastic...