July 2019 – Meeting Minutes

The July meeting of the North Dallas RC Club occurred on July 31, 2019 at the Frisco Public Library. Vice President Patrick McNamara called the meeting to order at 7:04 PM.
A motion was made, and seconded, to approve the June meeting minutes as published. Approval
passed unanimously by voice vote.
VISITORS –
Greg Brown – Back from many years absence.
Eric Crosby – New member.
PRESIDENT’S REPORT — Dave Schaefer:
In Dave Schaefer’s absence Patrick McNamara conducted the meeting.
Patrick announced long time member Paul McManus’ death. A moment of silence was held in Paul’s
memory.
VICE PRESIDENT’S REPORT — Patrick McNamara:
No report.
SECRETARY’S REPORT — Billy Slater:
Member Wayne Schuck has published his book “With The Russians” on bringing a Russian IL-38 sub
hunter with Russian Navy crew to the US. This was a CIA funded project to elevate the Russian magnetic detection equipment against US submarines. The Russian hope was to sell the equipment to Wayne’s
employer, Texas Instruments for resale to the US Navy.

The link to Amazon for this book is:
https://www.amazon.com/dp/0578440806/ref=cm_sw_r_em_apa_i_mRDoDb56NDCT4

TREASURER’S REPORT — Dave Cotton:
In the absence of Dave Patrick reported the financial condition as of the end of June .
A motion was made, and seconded, to approve the financial report as presented. Approval passed
unanimously by voice vote.
MEMBERSHIP REPORT – Bruce Lakatos:
Bruce reports 155 members as of the date of the meeting.
FIELD REPORT — Rodney Mcentire:
Rodney was not present. Dale O’Daniel reported every good and mowing still continues due to the rain we have had.

SAFETY REPORT — Charles Schafer:
Charles was not present. No incidents have been reported.
SOUND REPORT – Billy Slater:
No report.
TRAINING – Rich Phillips:
Reported no active training at present.
RAFFLE –Olga Lawson-Andrews :
The quarterly prize to be awarded in September is an airbrush setup complete with compressor. A
miniature screw drive and soldering kit were raffled at this meeting.
CD REPORTS and EVENTS:
Josh Kleen reported 16 pilots were at the July 27th float fly. Thanks to Bruce Lakatos for providing
retrieval.
A float fly is being planned for early October.
OLD BUSINESS:
None
NEW BUSINESS:
None
Business portion of the meeting closed at 7:23 PM
SHOW AND TELL:
Mike Oser brought his new self designed OS powered canard delta. It has a doped on fiberglass with
Kyrlon and 2-part automotive clear coat for a beautiful paint finish.
Presentation:
None

Program:
None