Category Archives: News from the web

News from various sources around the web.

Free Bluegrass Concert

Labor Day, Monday, September 5

DSC_5374Sporty’s Eastern Cincinnati Aviation, in partnership with the Clermont Sun, is hosting its annual Bluegrass Concert at the Clermont County Airport on Labor Day, Monday, September 5.  The free concert featuring the Comet Bluegrass All Stars will begin at 6:30pm with a second set scheduled to begin at 8pm.

Monday, September 5

Comet Bluegrass All-Stars 6:30pm
Comet Bluegrass All-Stars (2nd set) 8:00pm

 

Bring your lawn chairs, picnic basket and coolers with the entire family for a free evening of delightful music and fun.

From State Route, 32, take the Olive Branch Stonelick exit and follow the airport signs.

Source: SportysFree Bluegrass Concert

FAA Medicals Available at Sporty’s

FAA Aviation Medical Examiner, Dr. John Held, offers aviation medical exams at Sporty’s Clermont County Airport on select Saturdays. The cost of the exam is $100 payable by cash or check (no credit cards accepted).  An EKG (if required) is subject to an additional $35 fee.

 

DATE TIME MEDICALS AVAILABLE
Saturday, November 14 9am – 3pm All classes
Saturday, December 5 9am – 3pm All classes
Saturday, December 12 9am – 3pm All classes

 

To schedule, please call Sporty’s at 513.735.9100 ext. 0.

As a reminder, all pilots seeking an FAA medical are required to apply online via FAA’s MedXPress system.  FAA MedXPress allows anyone requiring an exam to electronically complete the FAA Medical Application (Form 8500-8). Information entered into MedXPress will be transmitted to the FAA and available for the Aviation Medical Examiner (AME) to review at the time of your exam.  A copy of your MedXPress application should be brought to the exam.

A synopsis of FAA medical standards is available here.

Source: SportysFAA Medicals Available at Sporty’s