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AGM 2012/2013 Announcement

SABAH FLYING CLUB ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF 2012/2013 The 47th Annual General Meeting of 2012/2013 will be held on the 24th of March 2012 at the Sabah Flying Club Premises at 1230 p.m. to transact the following business: AGENDA 1.    To confirm the minutes of the last AGM held on the 26th March 2011. 2.    Presidents address and report. 3.    To receive and, if approved, pass the audited accounts for the year 2011 4.    To elect members of the Committee for the year 2012/2013 5.    To appoint Auditor’s for the year 2012 6.    To transact any other business of which due notice has been given as provided in rule 13:6. 7.    Adjournment N.B. Lunch will be served before the meeting.

Joyrides for Kudat school children 16-18 September 2011

Press release By The President: Leonard Chin Sabah Flying Club is actively promoting aviation among young people and across the State this year. In March of this year, the Club carried out joy rides in Tawau for 70 young students and teachers with the aim to instil an appreciation for aviation from an early age. From the 16-18 September 2011, and in conjunction with Malaysia Day and the 100th year of Malaysian Aviation, Sabah Flying Club is again carrying out joy rides for students and teachers in Kudat. The concept of giving joy rides to young people is simple and that is to plant the seeds in the hope that one day these children will grow up to become pilots, aircraft engineers, flight controllers, cabin crew, aircraft logistics, avionic engineers and such like. For many years, since 1963, Sabah Flying Club acted as a club for Sabah residents to learn flying at a basic level leading to a Private Pilot License and was the only institution available to do so in Sabah. As more commercial schools started forming to provide similar training, Sabah Flying Club decided to take an additional role of encouraging Sabahans and Residents in Sabah to take