Author Archives: Ted Gablin

Redlands Airport Spring Fling – March 18, 2017

Pancakes and sausages were sizzling early this morning to feed our young airport guests, their families, participating pilots and volunteers from our airport community. In the end over 30 young people that included new EAA Young Eagles and Valley College … Continue reading

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Newly Licensed REI Pilot – Tony Talamantes

Hi everyone, The attached photo is from today after Tony Talamantes was told he passed his private pilot flight test. I am certain that Tony is exceptionally tired after nearly a four hour oral and two hour flight test. Tony … Continue reading

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Wings Over Kauai

If you get a chance to visit Kauai and get the bug to go fly, please check out Wings over Kauai. They offer fixed wing tours of the island in their C-172 or G8 Airvan. Many areas of this island … Continue reading

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We Stuffed 28 Planes Full of Toys and Delivered them to the USMC

Anyone can stuff a bus as part of a toy drive, but how about stuffing planes full of toys for for the Toys for Tots program! We stuffed 28 to be exact. On Saturday, December 10, 27 planes from Redlands … Continue reading

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Toys for Tots Airlift is Rescheduled to December 10th

It’s not looking like the weather will cooperate for our Toys for Tots airlift to Twenty Nine Palms Airport (KTNP) tomorrow. A wind advisory will still be in effect until late tomorrow afternoon for our route of flight. Forecast winds … Continue reading

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Redlands “Coyote” Breakfast Club Flys Out to Chiraco Summit for Breakfast

It’s a great morning to fly. Every Sunday morning, weather permitting, this group flies out for aviation and culinary adventures. If you have questions about their weekly adventures contact Allan Nimmo at: info@antisplataero.com

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Stuff a Plane with Toys for Tots 2016 Kickoff a Big Hit!

The RAA’s 10/29/16 Stuff a Plane with Toys for Tots kickoff event at Redlands Municipal Airport was a big success. It certainly was bigger and better than last year. It was an educational and fun event for the local community … Continue reading

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Redlands City Council Candidates Invited to Speak at September and October RAA Meetings

Our bylaws do not allow the RAA to participate or intervene in (including the publication or distribution of statements) any political campaign on behalf of any candidate for public office. But, we can invite candidates to RAA functions so they can … Continue reading

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Redlands Fire Department Conducts Fire Extinguisher Training at REI

The Redlands Fire Department attended the RAA monthly meeting on August 24th, to give all in attendance a great fire safety demonstration. Members learned the importance of proper communication when calling 911 operators to request emergency services at the airport. … Continue reading

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Airport Business Plan Discussed at 7/20/16 AAB Meeting 

Randall Wiedemann of R. A. Wiedemann & Associates was in attendance at the 7/20/16 AAB meeting to review the Airport Business Plan they prepared for the City of Redlands. The plan was approved by Redlands City Council on 7/19/16. The … Continue reading

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