Mark Your Calendar for
CHPA Annual Reunion
& Business Meeting
Thu-Fri-Sat Aug 24-25-26
Plano TX near Dallas
30 min from DFW Airport
Hotel and other details TBA
Call for Nominations - Deadline May 1, 2017
Robert N. Tredway Award
I’m pleased to announce the call for nominations for the Robert N. Tredway Award.
The Robert N. Tredway Award is presented by CHPA to an individual or corporation for demonstrated accomplishments in support of one or more of the following: the United States military helicopter community, U.S. military veterans with an emphasis on helicopter veterans, the Combat Helicopter Pilots Association, and the community at large.
Robert N. Tredway
The award is presented in honor of COL Robert N. Tredway (USA, Ret), a founding member of CHPA. COL Tredway was a 1958 graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point, Vietnam veteran and recipient of the Silver Star, two Distinguished Flying Crosses, four Bronze Stars, and two Purple Hearts during two tours of combat duty.
Nominations for this most prestigious award may be submitted by email at firstname.lastname@example.org not later than 1 May 2017. No late submissions will be considered.
The nomination committee will review all nominations and put forth its recommendation to the board not later than 1 July 2017.
Award presentation will be made at the CHPA annual Conference in September. If there are any questions, please forward them to me at: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Nomination Committee Member
2016-17 CHPA Scholarships Awarded
From July through November, Milan Tesanovich, Chairman of the CHPA Scholarship Committee, conducted the tedious process of reviewing in detail the applications received for CHPA scholarships. Ultimately, scholarships were awarded to five recipients in the amount of $1,500 each, $7,500 total. Four of those recipients are shown below.
May 3-6, 2017 Charleston, SC
Contact Leanne Casey at 817 251 3551 (casey@MilitaryReunionPlanners.com)
or Doug Doerr at 904 509 2814 (email@example.com)
More details on www.AlphaTroopAlumni.com.
DFC Society 2017 Convention
Sep 24th thru 28th, 2017 Dallas, TX
theme - “Heroic Women of the DFC”
POC: Bruce Huffman, 518-578-7089 firstname.lastname@example.org
VHPA Annual Reunion
Registration - https://reunion.vhpa.org/
July 1 - 6, 2017
Are You One of The Few Eligible For Membership?
This brief video is a reminder of your legacy, and ours. To join us online click here, or to mail your application, click here.
If you were US helicopter pilot or crew flying in a war zone or other hostilities, you should be a member of CHPA.
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Support Our Cause
CHPA is dedicated to Multiple Goals
- To organize and unify US Armed Forces Rotary Wing Aviators and crew members from all service branches who have flown helicopter combat missions.
- To remember and honor our fallen aviation comrades lost during helicopter combat operations;
- To conduct national and regional social activities;
- To conduct charitable activities related to the US military helicopter community.
- Make your donation online today by clicking here or download the sponsorship form here and return it to CHPA by US Mail.
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Your contributions allow us to extend and expand our assistance to our special community and legacy programs.
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