Please join us at the Aviation Museum on Saturday, March 19th, 2016 at 7:00pm for the first presentation of our 2016 Distinguished Speaker Series.
THE INTERNATIONAL MOTH RALLY AT WOBURN ABBEY
A PRESENTATION BY MR. DAVE WATSON, DE HAVILLAND MOTH OWNER
Dave is a retired Lockheed Sr. Design Engineer who keeps 3 airworthy de Havilland biplanes in his hangar at Santa Paula Airport. He is also CEO of Splitpin Engineering, which supplies spare parts to other de Havilland aircraft owners around the world.
Dave is 64 years old, has been married to his wife Rosemary for 40+ years, and is a current Aviation Museum of Santa Paula board member. Rosemary and Dave travel to the UK every few years to meet with friends and visit old airplanes at some interesting and unique venues.
He won’t talk about his time at Lockheed, but he was one of the engineers on the Daedalus Human Powered Airplane project that designed and built a pedal powered airplane that was successfully flown 74-miles across the Aegean Sea in 1988. Dave has degrees in Aerospace Engineering and Fine Art.
The 2016 AMSP DISTINGUISHED SPEAKER SERIES
Four powerful evenings assured to inspire, enlighten, entertain and inform!
With its season running quarterly in 2016, AMSP continues its tradition of history and information by offering audiences the opportunity to experience and learn from remarkable individuals who have had an impact on the world of aviation.
Subscribers will have the opportunity to enjoy four candid and relaxed evenings with aviation record holders, authors, aircraft builders, specialists and celebrated personalities offering profound insights and lively discussion. The series will offer the opportunity to share in an incredible event to remember and enjoy.
The evenings begin at 7:00pm at the Aviation Museum of Santa Paula
800 E Santa Maria St, Santa Paula, CA 93060
Light refreshments will be served.