Cascade Warbirds Squadron #2
Minutes of the Meeting of the Membership
11 March 2006, Museum of Flight, Seattle
The CO called the meeting to order at 1020 hours. There were 26 members and guests in attendance.
1 - Dave presented the 2005 EAA OPS O Service Award to Ken Morley.
2 - The winner of the door prize donated by Jack Allen was Ken Morley.
3 - Tony gave a short report on the recent parachute workshop he attended and mentioned that Paraphanalia is offering a 15% discount on merchandise to CWB members.
4 - Tony also mentioned the restoration of Aluminum Overcast was complete and that she would visit Seattle from 24 May 06 - 29 May 06. Promotional literature is being distributed..
5 - Dave pitched this season's trip to Oshkosh and said room was still available in the squadron house.
6 - Fred mentioned the need to pay 2006 dues, the availability of Reno Race tickets, and the availability of squadron regalia.
7 - Dave mentioned Jeff Wright's T-28B is for sale at $149,000.
8 - Curt reported what the board did at the 11 Feb 06 board meeting IRT NWEAA and AWO.
9 - Dave reported on the recent NWCAS meeting.
10 - Dan reminded all that we will be attempting a fly-by training day at The Heritage Museum at BLI in the not-too-distant future.
11 - Dan and Ken decided that the Annual Roast will occur Saturday, 20 May 06 after the day's activities. Fred was directed to secure a suitable location; the BW River's Edge is preferred, if available.
12 - Ed's Safety Minute was to maintain a heads-up, always-alert attitude, especially when approaching propeller aircraft that have their engine(s) running.
13 - Dave gave a brief overview of the season's schedule as it now stands.
14 - John Clark presented the Know Your Warbird segment, speaking about Boeing's 747 and the military roles it has filled.
There being no further business, the meeting was adjourned at 11:45 and members broke for lunch.
For the Squadron
Fred C. Smyth