Frequently Asked Questions

Q. When does the club meet:

A. Meetings are the third Monday of each month November through May.

Q. Meetings start at 6:30Pm at SLCC in the Navajo Rm. Coffee and camaraderie and the main meeting begins at 7:00PM 

Q. Do I need a pilot’s license to join SLAC

A. No. If you are interested in Aviation and Aviation related activities you are welcome to join the Sun Lakes Aero Club.

Q. Are dues pro-rated if joining during the year?

 A. Indirectly.  If you join after May 31st, there are no dues for the balance of the calendar year.

Q. If a husband and wife join SLAC, do they both pay annual dues
 A. No.  The annual dues are for an individual or for a family.

Q. What is the purpose of the monthly meetings?

A. Speakers are selected to present interesting aviation related topics and the members present are informed of upcoming activities.

Q. Where and when are the monthly meetings held?

A. Monthly meetings are held on the third Monday of each month, October through April.  They are held in the Navajo Room at Sun Lakes Phase I.  Coffee and refreshments at 6:30 pm and the meetings start at 7:00 pm

Q. May I take my spouse and guests to the monthly meetings and on Fly-Ins and Field Trips sponsored by SLAC?

A. Yes.

Q. Is the public invited to attend the monthly meetings?
 A. Yes.  The public is encouraged to attend the meetings.

Q. Should I wear my Name Tag when attending Meetings and Events sponsored by SLAC?

A. Yes.  There is a nominal $1 fine if a member is not wearing a name tag or a SLAC jacket.

Q. Do I need to sign a Release of Liability Form if I participate in a SLAC activity?

A. No.  

Q. How frequently does SLAC hold Fly-Ins and Field Trips?

A. Fly-ins to select locations of interest to pilots and members are generally held by SLAC on the first Saturday following the monthly meeting October through April.

B. Field Trips to points of interest to members are generally held on the second Saturday of each month following the monthly meeting October through April.

Q. Do I have to be a resident of Sun Lakes to become a member?

A. No.

Q. Does SLAC own any planes?

A. No.  All planes owned or rented by members.

Q. Do I need to attend the monthly meetings In order to be a member

A. No.  Many members cannot make the monthly meetings due to time conflicts or driving distances, however they participate in Fly-Ins and Field Trips.

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