Minutes:Sept2018

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EAA Chapter 87 Minutes of Meeting Dated Sept 11, 2018 Submitted by Richard DeVito – Secretary

The Sept meeting was held at Brunswick Executive Airport. President Charlie Gabelmann called the meeting to order at 1905.

1. SECRETARY’S REPORT

The last meeting of the chapter was the BBQ and picnic held on August 14 at Tom Muller’s hangar, and no business items were discussed. No report was posted to the chapter web site.

2. TREASURER’S REPORT

The Treasurer was not at the meeting, but did submit a report for the period ending 15 August 2018 showing a bank balance of $6,147.97

3. OLD BUSINESS

Leo Leclair reported that Roger Currier of Currier Services at Greenville, has been diagnosed with terminal cancer. The business is expected to close and assets sold off.

4. NEW BUSINESS

Tom Wallace has the chapter scales for weighing his Lancair, and it appears the ramps for the scales are missing. Leo Leclair expressed concern that the weight of the Lancair exceeds the capacity of the scales. Leo also reported that the boroscope purchased by the chapter a few years back is no longer usable and has been scrapped.

Nomination of officers will take place at the October meeting and elections will be held at the November meeting. Charlie advised that Tom Muller will be stepping down as Treasurer for sure, and the Secretary may do so as well. Unless members step forward to assume leadership positions, it may be necessary to disband the chapter.

Russell Keith reported that Mike’s restaurant will open at noon on September 16 at the Lewiston Auburn airport terminal.

5. PROJECTS

Russell Keith has installed a second retractable landing light in his RV-9A

The meeting was adjourned at 2015

OCTOBER MEETING

The next meeting will be held Tuesday Oct 16 at the Brunswick Executive Airport FBO commencing at 1900 hours. Please note that this deviates from our normal second Tuesday date due to travels by President Charlie Gabelamnn