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South County Airport Pilots Association Scholarship 2019
Written by Patrick Belanger   
Friday, 15 February 2019
Message from Niki Green: Hi everyone, it is my distinct pleasure to announce that the SCAPA (South County Airport Pilot Association) Board of Directors will be awarding two $1500 scholarships to deserving students enrolled in either pilot or AMT programs. The applicant must be a U.S. Citizen or a legal US resident, 16 years of age or older, and a resident of Santa Clara, San Benito, Santa Cruz, or Monterey county. The association, as a group is deeply committed to helping the aspiring aviation professionals in our community.

Please pass on this wonderful news to your students. The deadline for submittal is May 1, 2019. Please convey to the students to not wait until the last minute as we would like well thought out letters, although they do not have to be lengthy. One to two pages is desired.

The instructions and an application form can be obtained by clicking this link.

2019 SCAPA Fly-Out Schedule
Written by Kent Mazzia   
Monday, 21 January 2019
The following is the 2019 SCAPA Fly-Out schedule. SCAPA members should contact Kent Mazzia for more information.

  • March 10, 2019: Los Banos Airport, walk about 300 yards to lunch. Depart at 11AM. Meet at Hangar Row G.
  • March 23, 2019: Salinas California Airshow (Frank Giancola will host/organize). Meet at Frank's Hangar. SCAPA members contact Frank Giancola for more information.
  • April 13, 2019: Modesto, Lunch served Noon-1PM. Depart at 10:30AM. Meet at Hangar Row G.
  • May 25, 2019: Harris Ranch, Lunch. Depart at 10:30AM. Meet at Hangar Row G.
  • June 21-22, 2019: AOPA Fly In to Livermore (need to confirm count of aircraft going by 3/15, and reservations needed). Meet at Hangar Row G.
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    San Martin Lions Support Local Disaster Preparedness with Donation
    Written by Mark van Wyk   
    Tuesday, 23 October 2018
    The Lions Club of San Martin continued its support for the local community and disaster preparedness when, for the second year, the club donated funds to the South County Airport Pilots Association Disaster Airlift Response Team (SCAPA DART), a local charity dedicated to philanthropy.

    “The San Martin Lions Club appreciates the role SCAPA DART plays in the community for disaster relief. We would also like to be involved in the next Disaster training with hands on support and the use of our Hall,” said Jane Stevens, President of the Lions Club of San Martin.

    2018 SCAPA DART Exercise – "The Day in Pictures"; also: Gilroy Compassion Center Says "Thanks!"
    Written by Paul Marshall   
    Sunday, 08 April 2018
    UPDATE: New article highlights the April 7, 2018 SCAPA DART exercise.

    "Mobilization Exercise Summary – The Day in Pictures."


    Gilroy Compassion Center Thanks SCAPA DART for Food Donations

    by Jeff Wagner, Board Member, Gilroy Compassion Center

    On April 7, 2018, the South County Airport Pilot Association (SCAPA) conducted a Disaster Airlift Response Team (DART) exercise at the San Martin Airport.

    High-Flying Aviation Students Awarded 2017 $1200 Scholarships
    Written by Mark van Wyk   
    Wednesday, 10 May 2017
    Two Gilroy aviation students and an aviation student from San Jose each received a $1200 scholarship sponsored by the the South County Airport Pilots Association (SCAPA), a non-profit San Martin organization dedicated to preserving the San Martin Airport.

    Emmett Marshal Jackson and Noel Perez, both of Gilroy, and Michelle Tripp of San Jose were selected to receive the scholarships.

    Written by Web Master   
    Thursday, 09 July 2015

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