TO ORDER: 7:35PM
business meeting it was announced that Bob Johnston had passed
Josigner was asked to give a eulogy which was initiated by a
request for moment of silence. Bill spoke of a very kind guy
who loved the hobby. He
was a frequent member of the Dawn Patrol. His friendly face
and smile will be missed.
OF MINUTES: The minutes were approved with two corrections
(1) Joe Giacone was inadvertently left off the nomination form
it was corrected for the final voting.
Anyone who voted early and wished to change their vote
was encouraged to do so. , (2) A vote was taken to mandate
electrics be armed at the flight line not on the benches and
walked to the flight line.
REPORT: All miscellaneous bill paid including the ent Fly
RC will start the year with a $5,000 positive balance.
Presently there are 30 paid members.
Dues must be paid by Feb 1 or flying privileges for
2019 will be withdrawn.
MAINTENANCE: Field is muddy do to the rain moles are still
a problem which will be attacked in the spring. Fall
fertilizer was put down in October.
Discussion on mowing options for 2019 were reviewed
same conclusion as previous meeting.
This discussion will continue until spring and final
budget is prepared. If we choose to do ourselves volunteers
will be needed and someone to coordinate the effort take
charge as usual no one stepped forward.
AND SAFETY: No
was discussed as our future monthly meeting place.
Fly RC membership applauded John Gallagher’s offer.
HH is centrally located the price is right and many
more options would be available for club activities.
A combined HH
Fly RC Swap meeting was discussed
High School Art/Photography Department is purchasing drone
under an approved grant.
They have asked Fly RC for guidance in purchase and
training to fly for photography.
Cliff Becker has informed the school that anyone
involved must have an AMA license.
announced that 14 New Milford High School students will visit
the field January 15.
The slate of
nominees for Fly RC Officers was presented by Jay Wiener.
Corrected Ballots were handed out.
Dave Baron was asked to tabulate the results were
Bill Josiger President, Nino Desposati, Vice President, Ron
Faanes Secretary, Jay Wiener Treasurer.
Day Lunch will be at Ron Faanes house after annual first
CAP Visit in
Is There an
NE Jamboree - no answer
Nino gave a
great talk on Lipo battery care
grass cutting to approve 2019 budget
Bylaw’s revision committee
issue will be incorporated in revised rules
RAFFLE: Won by
AND TELL: None