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Thanks to all who attended and supported Steve's receiving the Charles Taylor Master Mechanic award!

Stephen Grieco

Stephen was born and raised in New Milford, NJ.  He graduated from New Milford High School and then worked as an Automobile Mechanic from 1964 until 1968 until he enlisted in the U.S. Army.  He served in the U.S. and Republic of Vietnam as a Helicopter Mechanic on Bell UH1H, AH1G, and Hughes OH6A equipment.  He was promoted to Grade E-5 and advanced to Crew Leader of a 100 hour inspection team.  Stephen was awarded numerous accolades including the Bronze Star.  In April of 1974, he received an honorable discharge.

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Tuesday, June 13, 2023

The Brazen Fox

175 Mamaroneck Ave, White Plains , NY


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Cocktails, Hors d'oeuvres, Networking

Meet members of your Local and Regional groups, Westchester Aviation Association, Women in Aviation International, Westchester Aircraft Maintenance Association

The Westchester Aircraft Maintenance Association, also known as WAMA, is a professional association that advances the arts and sciences of aircraft maintenance, management, and ground support.

Founded in 1960 and based at Westchester County Airport, WAMA membership provides opportunities for ongoing learning and professional networking. The organization promotes the public welfare by educating members and industry about issues concerning aircraft maintenance and management operations.

Our mission is to promote increased safety, efficiency and economy in aircraft maintenance work, and to encourage the exchange of information and provide member education through monthly meetings with planned programs.

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June 13 2023 (night before NBAA Regional HPN)

Networking event at:

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Cocktails, Hors d'oeuvres 5:30pm-9pm

Meet members of Westchester's Local and Regional groups!

Westchester Aviation Association and Women in Aviation International


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Job Postings

Thu, April 29, 2021 7:51 AM Jody Kerton

Dutchess Community College - Airframe and Power Plant Instructor

Job Description:
The A&P instructor is a full time faculty position tasked to support the AMT program at the Dutchess County Airport.  The selected individual will be teaching in the program beginning in August  2021, but he/she will need to be hired as soon as possible in order to complete preliminary tasks required for the program

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Two WAMA members receive the prestigious Charles Taylor Master Mechanic award.

Mr Roger Boeckmann and Mr Stephen Grieco received their awards in April and in May respectively.





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Please welcome Textron Aviation as our newest SILVER Member!


WAMA receives prestigious award by NBAA for Recognition of Outstanding Excellence by a Local or Regional Group

For the latest recognition of a Local or Regional Group who has shown excellence in 5 named categories, we received multiple nominations for your work in the areas of Advocacy Through Community Outreach and Career / Educational Achievements!


Join us Tuesday, June 13, 2023, for our 7th Annual Westchester Aviation Association Safety Day:  Mind the Gap, Navigating A Changing Industry.  This conference, which is our WAA signature annual event, is being held the day before the June 14 NBAA White Plains Regional Forum at Westchester County Airport (HPN). 

This full-day conference will include the topics of training less experienced crew, safety enhancements in coming years in airframes and avionics, avoidable maintenance error related accidents, avoiding accidents and incidents on the ramp in ground operations and managing personal wellness for all aviation employees. Our presenters and panelists include representatives from Dassault Falcon Jet, Embraer, Honeywell, FlightSafety International, Tradewind Aviation, IBM, the Presage Group and the National Air Transport Association, among others. Breakfast and lunch will be served.

Tradewind Aviation and Academy of Aviation are providing pilot scholarships that WAA has awarded for many years, and the awards will be made at the Safety Day event. 

This event will be held live at Whitby Castle on the grounds of the Rye Country Club, 330 Boston Post Road, Rye, NY 10580, just minutes from HPN, 8AM to 4:30PM 

Register now, as space is limited at this event!  


SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE!Contact Jennifer Kempsey at for more information!

Members pay $89.00 - Non-Members $125.00.



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WAMA 61 Annual Golf Outing

July 31, 2023

Richter Park Golf course

Danbury CT

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NBAA’s northeast regional forum is back in White Plains, NY, on June 14, 2023, for one of the best local networking events for business aviation professionals, pilots, owners, manufacturers, and anyone involved in the day-to-day operations of business and private aircraft.


Westchester County Airport (HPN)

The 2022 NBAA White Plains Regional Forum will take place at Million Air located at Westchester County Airport (HPN).

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Spotlight Submissions

We invite you to submit your favorite or interesting story of a WAMA member, flight department or some historical aspect related to Westchester County Airport or surrounding community.  Articles, stories and photos are encouraged.

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