The Paul Soderlind Memorial Scholarship application period is open to all former NWA employees and their eligible relatives. There is only one month left until the application period closes on Feb. 2, 2018. Be sure that any relative in college or a trade school, or has been accepted for enrollment, applies for one of them.

To find the application, which must be completed on line, go to, then Financial Education, then Scholarship Program, then 2018 Paul Soderlind Scholarship Program. There are six scholarships of $5,000 each available for 2018.

The applicant must be a member of Wings Financial Credit Union to apply. The winners will be notified by May 1, 2018. If interested, you are encouraged to have the application in as soon as possible for consideration.

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Fellow Pilots,

We are in the process of setting up  "Letters to the Editor" section. We are looking at ways in which each one of you can directly enter your letters into the 'Mail Bag". Until we have this section up and running, you can send letters to me, address them to  Please insert in the subject line, "Contrails-editor".

You may make it short or long. I will not edit your comments.However, if you over indulge in politics, religion, or derogotory comments, it will be returned to you for corrections.

Looking forward to hearing from you. Suggestions and comments about e-Contrails are greatly appreciated.

Editor in Training, J--