Welcome to The Silver Wings Fraternity!
National Convention 2018 — (9/5/18)
Thanks to all who have responded by sending in your registrations. With only 3 weeks left till the start we are getting anxious to get to Dayton and spend time renewing old acquaintances and making new ones. The agenda of events that Jerry Riesz has lined up for us promises to make this a memorable event. See everyone there!
Note: The telephone number for the hotel was incorrect in the information included in the print copy of the Slipstream. The correct number is 937-280-4150.
Proposed ByLaws Change — (7/9/18)
At the annual Membership Meeting that will take place at the convention in Dayton, OH, the Board of Directors will be taking a vote of adoption for a proposed change to the Fraternity ByLaws. Members in good standing may view the proposed change in the “Members Area” tab under “Fraternity Documents“. Alternatively, a copy my be emailed to you on request by sending the request via the “Contact” tab.
2018 World War I Dawn Patrol Rendezvous — (6/25/18)
The Museum of the United States Air Force has announced a two-day flying event of authentic and replica World War I aircraft on Sept. 22 & 23, 2018 at the museum in Dayton, OH. This event is offered every other year by the museum and the Great War Aeroplanes Association. Click on the link above for more details.
You are cordially invited to join the Silver Wings Fraternity if you have an interest in aviation, regardless whether or not you are a pilot. Silver Wings Fraternity Membership is open to any person with a genuine interest in aviation. Levels of accomplishment are recognized for Active Members who achieve specific aviation events to include; Solo flight in a powered aircraft, the Silver Anniversary of (25 years since) that Solo Flight, and Members who soloed more than 50 years ago.
Membership is open to men and women of all nations regardless of race, creed, color or national origin. We look forward to welcoming you into the Fraternity. If you have any questions, just write our National Secretary at the Contact Tab above.
Visitors to Sun’n Fun are cordially invited to stop by our clubhouse on “Clubhouse Row” to check us out and meet our friendly members. We look forward to meeting you!
We have plans underway to build a similar facility at “Air Venture” at Oshkosh so that we may host a members hospitality center there as well.