2014-04-01 Meeting Minutes

TEXAS WINGS

April 2014

Meeting Minutes

 

Meeting opened at 7:05pm by Greg Fierst seconded by Dan Weber with 19 members present.

 

OLD BUSINESS

  •  Several club members attended a meeting with the Young Eagles in Grand Prairie.  Young Eagles gives an opportunity to allow a young person to have a chance to take a free local airplane ride.  www.yongeagles.org

  • Nominating committee for next year’s club officers is Jeff Dalton, Joel Rickertsen, Ty Keith and Tony Stelly.

     

NEW BUSINESS   

  • Bennie Shields and Kevin Jackson are our newest members.

  • Boyd Roberts was featured in the April Model Aviation magazine.

  • Greg, Tony and Roman have volunteered to continue to run the Climb and Glide events.

  • SPA events:

  1. Thunderbirds 4-26-14

  2. TxWings 5-10-14, need volunteers with several activities.  Please contact Tim Reed.

  3. Tulsa, OK 6-7-14

  4. Golden Triangle 6-28-14

  5. Wrightsville, AR 7-12-14  www.farmrcclub.com

  6. GSW 8-14-14

  7. Thunderbirds 10-11-14

     

SAFETY REPORT

  • When flying on the main runway be aware of other pilots flying on the control line or helicopter pad.  Be sure not to make a wide turn and fly over their heads.

     

TREASURE’S REPORT

  • Lance Pendleton gave the treasures report, club is doing well financially and stated the club has 73 members.  The charter has been chartered for 2014-15.    

 

FUEL WINNER

  • Joel won the fuel and donated it to the training program.

 

MODEL OF THE MONTH

  • No model of the month.

     

Meeting adjourned 7:50 pm, next meeting May 6th.

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