|Posted on October 25, 2019 at 12:35 AM|
A regular meeting of EAA Chapter 1117 was held on Oct. 19th, 2019. The meeting was presided by Ed. O.
The minutes of the meeting are as follows:
The minutes of the meeting of Sep. 21st were read by the Secretary, and were accepted by the membership. A treasurers report was given by Lee D. with a stated amount in the club treasury of $8544.40.
Ed O. reviewed the opportunities for club leadership training by EAA National. EAA's chapter leadership Training sessions are designed to help you become a better chapter leader and learn more about EAA. If anyone is interested in being in chapter leadership in the future, or would like to know more about EAA, Contact EAA online, or talk with Jim Z. (Truman’s comment: They offer a 2 day Leadership Academy, and one 8 hour day Leadership Boot Camp. Various chapter Leadership Webinars are also available)
Darrel D. announced the next VMC/IMC meeting will be Nov. 14th, with the VMC at 6 PM, and IMC at 7PM.
The makeup for the club’s Young Eagles Day (originally scheduled on Oct. 5th, which was cancelled due to winds) will be today immediately after the meeting.
The Chapter’s flight scholarship applications are out for distribution.
New Business: The club’s holiday dinner will be held in early January, and final plans will be made in the November meeting.
Frank W. briefed the club on the latest in the glider world, and reviewed the attempts on the glider altitude record, and future plans for that. Key words for lookup are: Perlan Project. The Airbus Perlan Mission 2 will design and construct a pressurized glider to soar to the edge of space at 90.000 feet. Phase 3 is in the plan to soar even higher.
Darrel D. briefed on his recent trip to the Cub Crafter Company, and his flight in a Super Super Cub SX-3.
The meeting was adjourned at 09:55. Truman, Secy.