Last Monday, teenager Sequoia Chun passed her private pilot checkride, and later that day career aviator Peter Sunder became a glider instructor.  Congratulations all around!

The big rain of this past week amounted to not much out here in the desert, as usual, but it did bring two consecutive days of low heavy overcast, something this scribe has never seen here before.   

A reminder:  We’ll be closed from Tuesday, Dec 16 through Thursday, Jan 1 (that’s a week to get to the North Pole, a week to get back, and two daze of sledding while we’re there…