Upcoming Events

 April 2018

WAI-CLE Chapter Social

WAI-CLE will hold its next social gathering on April 192018 at the 100th Bomb Group . We invite all members and chapter enthusiasts to join us in the bar area or patio (weather permitting) for some drinks and socializing any time between 5PM and 8PM. Please check in with the Hostess to find our seating location. Look for the tabletop WAI-CLE sign identifying our group.

Hope to see you there!

The WAI-CLE Team

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Dinner with a Slice of History

On April 27, 2018 the International Women’s Air & Space Museum (IWASM) will host Dinner with a Slice of History featuring a special presentation by author and historian Sarah Rickman

Rickman is an award-winning author whose books focus on the Women Air Force Service Pilots (WASP) and Women’s Auxiliary Ferrying Squadron (WAFS). Dinner will begin at 6:30 p.m., with the program beginning shortly thereafter. A book signing will take place after the presentation. The cost for this event is $15 for IWASM members and $17 for non-members.The museum is located inside Burke Lakefront Airport 1501 N. Marginal Rd. Cleveland, OH 44114

Those interested in attending can RSVP by calling 216.623.1111 or online at www.iwasm.org. Seating will be limited.

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Tour of Cleveland Air Route Traffic Control Center (ATC) Facility

“Operation Raincheck”

Please join us as our guests at the Cleveland Air Route Traffic Control Center on Saturday, April 28th for Operation Raincheck!

Operation Raincheck is a program designed to bring aviators into the ATC facility and introduce them to the behind-the-scenes operations of the FAA.  The program and tour involve a brief history of Cleveland Center, some background on the radar displays, visits to our meteorology and traffic management units, and time on the control room floor to spend with the controllers working live traffic.  It’s a great opportunity to meet your local controllers and ask them questions.   

WHAT:  Tour of Cleveland Center
WHEN:  Saturday April 28th at 1pm
WHERE: Cleveland Center, 326 East Lorain Street, Oberlin OH 44074
(across the street from the IGA)
WHO:  Aviation Enthusiasts, Pilots, and Users of the National Airspace System

Space is limited to 20 guests. Interested guests must submit their names by April 21st.

Please send an e-mail with your name to wai.cleveland@gmail.com to join the tour.

We look forward to seeing you!

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May 2018 

FREE Family Day @ IWASM

The International Women’s Air & Space Museum (IWASM) will host a FREE family day event on Saturday May 5, 2018 from 10am – 2pm.

More information available here IWASM Family Day

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Discover Aviation Day & Pancake Breakfast

Discover Aviation Center’s annual DISCOVER AVIATION DAY returns May 19, 2018 at Lorain County Regional Airport (KLPR) 44050 Russia Road, Elyria, Ohio.

This is a FREE, fun and educational event for the entire family. Whether you are an aviation enthusiast or not, gather your family and friends and enjoy a great day at your local airport.

Learn more here DAC Events

There will be aircraft activities, kids activities, food, and airplane ride opportunities.

We are looking for three or four enthusiastic volunteers to help with the kids activities.
Please send an e-mail to wai.cleveland@gmail.com to let us know you can volunteer to support these fun-filled kids activities.

Thank You!

The WAI-CLE Team