Minutes from January 2017 Chapter Meeting

Submitted by thail on Fri, 02/03/2017 - 19:36.

Date: 14 January 2017

Time: 10:30am PST

Place: EAA 1119 Hangar, 60 Aviation Way, Watsonville, CA

Type: Chapter Meeting

How called: Regularly scheduled

How notified: Chapter Newsletter and Website calendar.

The meeting convened at 10:30

Treasurer report

  • Checking: $1425.32
  • Savings: $28,905.18
  • Bills paid up
  • $1500 Insurance and Chapter Renewal in December
  • Meeting notes

No minutes from December (Holiday Party)New chapter officers

  • President: Chris Laws
  • Vice President: Richard Yee
  • Secretary: Tom Hail
  • Treasurer: Tracy Laws
  • Young Eagles Coordinator: Tom Hail
  • Board: Ken Locke-Paddon, Sean Farrell

Young Eagles

  • January 7th Rally rained out
  • Christ Laws got his 50th Young Eagle and hat

Upcoming Chapter Meeting Presentations

  • February - Unleaded AVGAS (Also WPA meeting)
  • March - Sean Tucker (maybe)
    • Breakfast also
  • April - 3D Printing
    • EAA Supplied SolidWorks

WEACT Activation

  • WEACT pilots were asked to fly several sorties over Pajaro River with city employees to evaluate flood conditions and take pictures
  • Provided much needed Before and After evidence needed for Federal levee funding


Bob Wiser on antenna testing

  • EAA has in the tool room equivalent tester demonstrated