Upcoming Events

2018 Events- Registration

Thu, May 10, 2018 5:30 PM • Holiday Inn, Mt Kisco
Wed, June 20, 2018 5:30 PM • Holiday Inn, Mt Kisco



Training


Free NDT Seminar
May 23, 2018 @ 9:00am to 1:30 pm
MERIDIAN JET CENTER
3RD Floor Training Room
485 Industrial Ave Teterboro, NJ 07608
Email: John.Langschultz@meridian.aero
Phone: 201-288-3880

Toni Bailey Presents- Liquid Penetrant-Eddy Current testing
Click here for Flyer and info

Mark your calendars!

Monday July 16th 2018
(Rain Date: TBD)

WAMA 58th Annual Golf Outing

Monday July 16th
Richter Park Golf Course
100 Aunt Hack Rd, Danbury CT

Golf info page will provide golfer sign up and Sponsorship opportunities.
Stay Tuned!

Dinner Meeting

2018 Dinner Meetings

Now taking sponsorship reservations for 2018.  
 

Jan 11:  CANCELED (No Sponsor)

Feb 15:  

March 8 : 

April 12: 

Joint WAMA/PAMA- TEB NJ (The Graycliff)


May 10: 

June 20: (The night before NBAA Reg Forum HPN)

July 16:  Golf Outing

Aug: Off (Golf Outing rain date Aug 14)

Sept 13:  OPEN

Oct 11:  OPEN

Nov 8:


Dec 13: 

To inquire about sponsoring one of our dinner meetings, Please contact us:

Email: admin@wamahpn.org


2017 Dinner Meetings

 

January 12th- LoPresti Aviation

February 16th- L-3 Aviation Products

March 9th - Honeywell

April 13th- Gulfstream -Joint WAMA/PAMA

May 11th-Flying Colours Corp.

June OFF

July 17th - 57th Annual Golf Outing

Aug 10th-  Satcom Direct


Sept 14th- CAMP Systems

Oct 19th- 



Nov 9th-Textron


Dec 14th-Dassault Falcon Jet

WAMA News

It is with sadness that we report the passing of Gary F. Potts

Gary F. Potts ObituaryGary Francis Potts, 68, passed away on Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at Baystate Medical Center. He was born in Pittsfield, MA to the late Harold F. and Dorothy F. (Anderson) Potts. Gary was a graduate of East Coast Aero Tech. He worked in aviation since the age of 15, and soloed on his 16th birthday. Gary was a commercial pilot, with single engine, multi engine and instrument ratings. He was the founder of AirFlyte Inc. and was the CEO for over 25 years.

Read Obituary



Meet our newest connection

The Aerospace Maintenance Council, a non-profit organization, promotes and supports the aerospace maintenance community. The council’s flagstone event, the Aerospace Maintenance Competition (AMC), recognizes and celebrates the aviation maintenance technician, and raises awareness of the knowledge and skill required to maintain safe, airworthy aircraft, worldwide. The competition is held annually in conjunction with Aviation Week’s MRO Americas

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Rockwell Collins introduces the ARINCDirect cabin usage app

Managing data usage can be a challenge on an aircraft, especially when the number of personal electronic devices brought on board is ever increasing. Rockwell Collins’ ARINCDirect cabin usage app takes the headache out of knowing how your cabin data is being utilized. Read More

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WAMA-In the News!

NBAA writer Patricia Coates writes about NBAA's regional support groups in the tri-sate area and names WAMA as a firm supporter.  Read the full article in  the Sept/Oct edition of the NBAA INSIDER magazine

(Read the article)



New Corporate Gold member

June 16 2017

We are pleased to announce a new GOLD corporate member:

Pilot John GSE, LLC provides complete GSE solutions throughout the world to corporate flight departments, airlines, military, general aviation, and FBOs.

Please visit their website



We invite you to submit your favorite or interesting story of a WAMA member, flight department or some historical aspect related to Westchester County Airport or surrounding community.  Picture or photos are encouraged.

Please send to: membership@wamahpn.org

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WAMA May Dinner Meeting

Sponsored by





Presenter:

Len Liotta

Regional Sales Manager, Northeast


Topic: 

Cyber Security


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Can you ensure that your flight data, customer data, executive data and intellectual property are protected from a cyber attack on the ground, in the air and during FBO processing?

Satcom Direct is committed to providing business aviation with the best possible cyber security solutions and risk mitigation. SD’s cyber security team combines experience and expertise, providing comprehensive solutions to help bolster your flight security practices - from cockpit to cabin and beyond.




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We thank you for attending and supporting WAMA

and our sponsors.

 

Vendor Door Prizes always welcome and appreciated!

Door Prizes!  50/50! See old friends, meet new ones!

A big thanks to all of our supporting sponsors

  Past and Present!




   


    


Who Are We?

The Westchester Aircraft Maintenance Association, also known as WAMA, is a professional association that advances the arts and sciences of aircraft maintenance, management, and ground support.

Founded in 1960 and based at Westchester County Airport, WAMA membership provides opportunities for ongoing learning and professional networking. The organization promotes the public welfare by educating members and industry about issues concerning aircraft maintenance and management operations.

Our mission is to promote increased safety, efficiency and economy in aircraft maintenance work, and to encourage the exchange of information and provide member education through monthly meetings with planned programs.

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"I would like to thank Aviation Search Group and AEROTEK 

for helping our members locate new job positions."

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NBAA Maintenance Conference

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NBAA Welcomes Removal of ATC Privatization Provision from House FAA Bill

Contact: Dan Hubbard, 202-783-9360, dhubbard@nbaa.org

Washington, DC, Feb. 28, 2018 ­– The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today issued the following statement in response to the Feb. 27 announcement from House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Bill Shuster (R-9-PA) to set aside his proposal for removing air traffic control (ATC) from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).  Read NBAA's Full Statement

 

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Latest News and Updates



  • Check out the Jobs Board and Forum                  
      - ***UPDATED March 7th 2018 ***
  • New updated Jobs Board
  • New Job Posting & Resumes 
  • We will be working with Aviation Search Group. They will be assisting us with employment opportunities.
  • Michael Rukus WAMA Member from AEROTEK will be assisting anyone who is looking for a position. His contact information is under Job Posting then Recruiting Web Sites.                            
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For 70 years, NBAA has promoted and protected business aviation.

Imagine facing the prospect of possible airline domination of the ATC system without having an organization such as NBAA there to represent your interests as a business aircraft operator...

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P.O. Box 131
Purchase, NY 10577

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