Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Minutes of March BARC Meeting

The meeting was called to order at 7:06 pm.

Number of members present: 8

Minutes were read by John and were accepted.

Treasurer's report: We have $125 cash on hand and 3 Hobby Proz gift cards left. Our balance agrees with the bank.

Old Business:

  1. Fun Fly scheduled for Saturday March 19. It will be a Pot Luck Brunch. Due to low attendance and Easter, the event was cancelled and rescheduled till May 14.

  2. We believe Norm paid the field rental last year for at least 2 years. This will be checked.

New Business:

  1. A new AMA chapter is to  being formed in Albuquerque to work with the city to reopen the parks for flying. The makeup of the new group will consist of 2 members from each local club. John is the first member; we need another volunteer. Our membership requested that those meetings be held on weekends during the daytime. A more convenient time for us to attend.

Meeting adjourned at 7:53 pm.

Dave won the raffle

Friday, March 18, 2016


Fun Fly has been cancelled for this Saturday. It is tentatively rescheduled for May 14.

Sunday, March 6, 2016

Minutes of February BARC Meeting


Meeting called to order at 7 pm.

Eight members were present.

Minutes were discussed and accepted

Treasurer's report was read and accepted. A check for $200 was sent to AMA for insurance at our 2 flying sites and AMA dues.


Old Business:

  1. Fun Fly reminder for March 19

  2. Over the past year we gained 2 new members and have 22 dues paying members.

  3. A discussion of having a raffle after meetings to increase attendance was revisited.

  4. The status of our field lease was discussed again.


New Business:

  1. Vehicle security was discussed with reference to a theft from Glen's car and the theft of a trailer containing large aircraft and equipment. It was suggested to check that vehicles always be locked and equipment secured.

  2. A $50 payment/donation was made to the church where we meet.

Meeting adjourned at 7:45

Glen won the raffle tonight.