2014-02-04 Meeting Minutes

TEXAS WINGS

February 2014

Meeting Minutes

 

Meeting opened at 7:01pm by Roman Paryz with 24 members present.

 

OLD BUSINESS

  • The combination lock has been added to the gate and keys are being collected.

  • Looking at March 22nd for spring cleanup.

 

NEW BUSINESS   

  • The idea of purchasing soda at discount prices was talked about. 

  • Charlie Dixon has been updating the website and facebook page.  Need to add dates to the calendar when they become available.

  • The lawn mower needs routine maintenance before the mowing season.  Monte Byrd will be picking it up and giving an estimate on cost.

  • Roman has been in touch with the Young Eagles and trying to get them to the field to allow them to fly on buddy boxes.

  • Updated information on the price of a storage container we presented to the club.   A motion was made to purchase a storage container by Barney Hudson and seconded by Richard Rovnyak.  Motion passed unanimously.

  • April event is close.  Need volunteers for concession stand, gathering money and raffle. 

  • SPA even at TxWings is May 10th.

  • Memorial Day fun fly is May 24th.

  • Will be applying for the AMA field improvement grant.

  • Thank you David Hill for donating several rubber band plane kits.

 

SAFETY REPORT

  • Paul Stelly talked about the grass fire that was caused by a club member’s plane.  Paul talked with the ranch foreman and exchanged information.  Lipo batteries where the cause of the fire.

     

TREASURE’S REPORT

  • Lance Pendleton gave the treasures report and stated the club has 60 members. 

 

FUEL WINNER

  • Tim Hammonds won the fuel.

 

MODEL OF THE MONTH

  • Pat Ensign brought in his red and white Cougar made by Sig.  He demonstrated his airbrakes.

     

Meeting adjourned 7:55 pm, next meeting March 4th.