Monday, September 15, 2014

Minutes of BARC Meeting

8/19/14

 

Meeting was called to order @7:05 PM and 12 members were present. There were 4 guests: Mary and Marty Gonzales and David and Suene Chaves.

Minutes: Read and approved.

Treasurers Report: No changes were noted except note that we made $37 from the last raffle.

Old Business:

  1. National Model Aviation Day was a success with $100 raised for Wounded Warriers Project ( $50  at WalMart and $50 from Dave). John suggested and the membership approved that the raffle revenue be donated to the WWP and the Club treasurywill match this.

  2. The Club received a thank you note from Nancy Matthews re: AMA memorial certificate for club donation and memorial brick.

  3. Club Fun Fly at Cochiti was discussed but no date was set. Also one was set for our field on September 20.

  4. Friday's fly at LLMS is cancelled due to construction at the gymnasium. Our usual schedule is the 1st and 3rd Friday of the month at 6-10 pm. This might be shifted to LLHS for a time.

New Business:

  1. SFRC Group has scheduled a Fun Fly at Cocchiti Lake this weekend at Tatilla Peak Camp Ground.
  2. Discussed rolling the field in the future. The field is adequate for now.
  3. Our guest, David Chavez introducede himself. He flies at the school on Fridays and works at the Bernalillo County Fire Department.
Mike presented a video of pontoon making with examples he did. Nice job Mike. He sent the web site to all on the Google Group list.
 
Barry discussed an article in Model Airplane News on vortex generators and these were discussed.
 
Meeting was adjourned at PM.