Cascade Warbirds Meeting Minutes
February 11, 2012
Call to Order at 10:08am (41 people in attendance)
There was one guest in
C.O.'s Opening Comments
Introduced the new board of directors
Reviewed the Cascade
Warbirds Mission statement
Finance Officer - No
report out due to absence, however a call to pay dues was made
Corner” Ed Rombauer - presented "Break a leg in a
172", discussed having flying partners know how to preflight and
understand the basic instruments.
Dave Desmond discussed
new FAA Regulations regarding Low Level Coastal Fights. NOAA
now controls. Below 2000' you could be subject to $100,000 fine.
“Know Your Warbird”
John Clark – Brewster Buffalo - Skipped due to time
Bill Lattimer presented a very informative slideshow on his Ryan L-17B Panel Restoration To Original Specs.
Bob Noble - Air America
Pilot in Vietnam and Laos - Excellent presentation included Air
America coin giveaway which was won by Pete Jackson and Keith.
Door Prize - Crash
Williams won the UH-1
B-17 Event –
Doug Owens and Tony Caruso presented the dates. B-17 will arrive
on the 21st or 22nd, media flights on the 23rd, 24-27th customer
flights, 28th depart for Spokane. Emphasis was made on stimulating
more seat sales. Goal is to sell at least 250 seats.
Adjourned at 12:35