2014-08-05 Meeting Minutes

TEXAS WINGS

August 2014

Meeting Minutes

 

Meeting opened at 7:00pm by Roman Paryz with 17 members.

 

OLD BUSINESS

·           Field mower is up and running.  Fuel is in the shed.  Need volunteers to mow as needed.  Contact a club officer for the                 container combination.

·          Next meeting at Alliance Airport.

·          Damage to perimeter fence has been repaired.

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NEW BUSINESS   

·          NEXT MONTHS MEETING WILL BE AT ALLIANCE AIRPORT.  Directions coming soon.

·          2014 training is going well, we have had several trainees.

·          Trying to finalize who we will have our annual Charity fun fly for.  Will need volunteers contacting vendors for donations.

·          Christmas party is December 6th.  Location TBD.  Raffle items will be foamy air planes from www.twistedhobbies.com

·          TxWings members voted to buy the remaining club t-shirts from Tim Reed.  10 shirts for $80.  Motioned made by David            Hill, 2nd by Jeff Dalton.  All in Favor, no oppositions.

·          Airport Pawn and Hobby is getting out of the hobby business.  Meaning no more donated fuel.  Now at the meeting we will still have a drawing as before but the prize is 10 free raffle tickets at the 2014 Christmas party.  Must attend the Christmas            party to win.  Motion made by Jim Hosfelt, 2nd by Tony Stelly. All in favor, no oppositions.

·          If you accidently put the gate combination in the wrong long, please scramble that lock so our combination is not available.

·          SPA events:

1.      GSW 8-14-14

2.      Thunderbirds 10-11-14

 

SAFETY REPORT

·         Be cautions starting engines with hands.  A fellow modeler lost 3 fingers after his giant scale plane started and lunged                   forward.  The plane was tethered but the slack in the rope was not tight.  There were fellow modelers at the field who could         have helped but were not asked. 

 

TREASURE’S REPORT

·          Lance Pendleton gave the treasures report, club is doing well financially and stated the club has 90 members. 

 

DOOR PRIZE

·          Thomas Parks won the 10 free tickets at the Christmas Party.

 

MODEL OF THE MONTH

·         None

 

Meeting adjourned 7:53 pm, next meeting September 2nd at ALLIANCE AIRPORT.

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