Upcoming Holiday Party

Holiday Greetings!

Please join us at our Del Amo Flyers Holiday Party on Wednesday, December 4 at 6:30 p.m. at the Palos Verdes Golf Club. It's just around the corner.

The cost is $85 per member and $95 per non-member and MUST be paid in advance.

Please contact Reservations @ DelAmoFlyers.org or (310) 702-8650 if you have any questions.

Don't miss out on this fun and festive holiday gathering; please plan ahead!

Upcoming Dinner Program

kurt headshotWe hope you can join us for our exciting dinner program on Wednesday, November 20! Our speaker will be Kurt Robinson, President and CEO of Robinson Helicopter Company. This past March, the company celebrated 40 years since getting the FAA to issue a Type Certificate for the R22. Robinson has experienced consistent growth since then and currently has a large manufacturing facility right here at Torrance Municipal Airport, employing approximately 1,250 employees. In addition to the R22, the company manufactures the R44 and the R66. Last year Robinson’s overall production was 316 helicopters!
Kurt was elected President and CEO in 2010. He completed his Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from UC San Diego in 1980 and an MBA from University of San Diego in 1984. He completed a Law Degree at University of San Diego and was admitted to the California State Bar in 1987. His background positions at Robinson include Production, Product Support, Regulatory/Employment Legal Issues, Technical Aircraft Sales and Government Contracts. He was elected to the Robinson Board of Directors in 1992. Kurt obtained both private and commercial helicopter ratings and currently has approximately 1,100 hours. Kurt is married to Laura and has an adult son and daughter.
Kurt will share with us the history of Robinson, his father Frank Robinson who founded the company in the early 1970’s, plus notable achievements and where the company is today. Please plan to attend this interesting talk about one of our KTOA neighbors!

Special Announcements

SAVE THE DATE - DECEMBER 4! You don't want to miss our annual Del Amo Flyers Holiday Party on Wednesday, December 4 at the Palos Verdes Golf Club.  Be on the lookout in November on the website for more details, plus sign up and prepayment instructions for this festive event.  We will have a fun new band this year, along with lots of delicious food and fantastic conversation!