Spring Meeting

Thanks Naiara for hosting the meeting and lunch at your gorgeous home at Flying Barron airpark (10FA), and for providing a very informative session and flying demonstration on mountain and backcountry flying based on your recent experience in Idaho. Thanks as well to Chef Grant for burgers cooked to order with grilled onions and mushrooms. Thanks to those who provided salads and desserts.

Business Meeting Agenda
March 31st, 2018 – 1:00 -2:00pm

Introduction

  • Virginie, Debra, Taylor (guest), Valerie, Naiara, Gaby, Lauren A,, Ellen (Ft. Myers), Kathy (recently moved from NC), Lauren T., Allison (guest)

Fundraiser planning

  • Penny A Pound – tentatively scheduled for Nov 10, 2018 at Deland (KDED). (Deland Sport Aviation Showcase Nov 1-3). Details to work out. Flyer to recruit pilots – Lauren T. Must comply with FAA requirements for pilot (+500 hours) and plane (standard air worthiness (? not experimental). Promote event – flyer distribution, contacts, publicity. Volunteers, jobs. Ground activities – map, flight basics. Boys Scout / Girl Scout badges? Kitty Hawk chapter has books to sell as fundraiser.

Compass roses planning

  • tentative schedule
  • Feb 9, 2019 – Ocala
  • Mar 9, 2019 – Spruce Creek (7FL6)
  • TBD – Lakeland

Scholarships

  • several scholarship application deadlines coming up – 99s Scholarship Registry Apr 2 * Spaceport May 1 * Fly Now Sept 15

Spring and Fall section meetings

  • SE Section Spring 2018 at Sun’n’Fun – Sat Apr 14 at 1:30 – can attend meeting without Sun’n’Fun admission
  • SE Section Fall 2018 – Georgia Oct 5-7
  • 99s International Conference – July 3-8, 2018 in Philadelphia, PA http://www.99sconference.org/

Next meeting

  • Daytona chapter Annual meeting – May 19

Closing remarks

  • Mountain flying demo – Naiara in Just – grass runway, short takeoff, canyon turn, spot landing

 

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