Meeting/Event Information

Swamp Thunder Fall 2020

October 08, 2020 11:00 AM EDT to October 12, 2020 11:00 AM EDT

Waycross Regional Airport (KAYS)

Waycross, GA

Who:  RPA Members, but others are invited regardless of formation experience or background.

When:  8-12 October 2020.  Arrive before 1300 on Thursday, 8 October for registration and to begin academic training.  Depart Monday, 12 October.  Detailed schedule TBP.

Where: Waycross, GA (KAYS)

What: Formation Training Clinic


- Lodging:  I used to block rooms at these hotels, but I’ve been told by several people that if you make your own reservations you can get a better rate.

- Holiday Inn Express online at $103 per night; includes a full breakfast. 912-548-0720

- Hampton Inn online at $92 per night; includes full breakfast. 912-285-5515

- Quality Inn online at $59 per night; includes full breakfast. 912-283-4490

- Lunch: Friday, Saturday and Sunday lunch is catered at the airport as part of the event fee.

- Dinner:  Friday and Sunday night is NO HOST, but Pappy knows of a couple restaurants near the hotel. Saturday night there will be a low country boil, with burgers, dogs, etc. at the hanger with guest speaker and presentations.  Saturday night dinner at the hanger.  Rumor has it the Judge may return and may officiate over his court, so beware…

- The Swamp Thunder Tee Shirts with new design included with event fee. 

- Ground transportation is provided, so rental cars are not needed.

- Fuel and Hangers:  Discounted fuel as well as hangers for $10/night.  First come first serve on the hangers.  Call the FBO at (912) 287-4400

- Fees/Costs:  At this writing, the expected event fee that includes all of the above is around $120… but still TBD depending on the number who RSVP.

- RSVP to me

Jon “Saber” Blake

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