Meeting minutes Oct 2021

Orlando Buzzards

Minutes for October 2021 Meeting

This meeting was held on September 2 at the Ft Christmas field and called to order at about 10 AM by president Raed Elazzawi. Approximately 17 members were present.

Minutes of the September meeting were read and approved.

The Treasurer’s report was presented by Lewis Gray. 

Old Business  

There were 9 entrants in the ALES contest last weekend.

Raed asked for CD help for the upcoming Tangerine contest.  Events are ALES, RES, and 2 days of Thermal Duration.

New Business   

Thanks were offered to Lee and Keith for keeping the field mowed.

Raed mentioned that applications for AMA contest sanctions include items described in the Knowledge Test.  One of the application questions asked what maximum altitude we are planning to use; our answer is 1200 feet.

We noted the FAA is releasing an updated Advisory Circular that affects our RC operations.  It includes a process for clubs to designate approved flying sites.

Upcoming events:

  F3RES contest at Christmas field on Oct 9-10

  Annual Tangerine contest at the Ocala OWLS field on Nov 19-21

The meeting was adjourned at about 10:15 AM.

Minutes submitted by Tom Galloway

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