After hearing from those who responded to Dave Swanson, our President’s request for input for the location and date for our next meeting, the Tulalip Resort Casino option has been selected.  We will hold our February meeting at 10:00 AM Saturday, the 15th of February in the Chinook room. Following the meeting, lunch will be provided by the Chapter and the Casino. 

For those who wish to take advantage of the discounted hotel rooms the night before the meeting (Valentine’s Day), here’s the offer. The individual room cost is being offered at $149 plus tax for your room, which is $100 off the normal room rate of $249. The discount code to be used when making your reservation is VHPA. Please make your reservations NLT 1 February. Directions to the resort and general information can be found by going to:

If you have questions you may contact our president, Dave Swanson at: 

To enhance and accredit the cohesiveness, esprit de corps, and traditions of valor of rotary wing aircrews that flew in Southeast Asia during the Vietnam Era.

To seek out, using whatever means available, individuals who piloted rotary wing aircraft in Southeast Asia during the Vietnam era and inform them of the existence of the VHPA and encourage all eligible individuals to become members.

Membership is open to all helicopter pilots who flew in Southeast Asia during the Vietnam era (1961-1975).