MINUTES OF 9 MAY 2019

Meeting opened at 1900L by Vice President Gary Haywood, Conference Room 6,  Parrish Medical Center.

Pledge of Allegiance to our Flag recited by all.

Discussion on collection agency attempting to collect for our old Regions bank account.

Minutes of previous meeting were passed out by Secretary Jim Hough and approved by attendees.

Treasurer Eric Lorey gave the treasurer’s report.

Shirts for participants in the 8K/2 Mile Apollo 11 event we supported.

Partial BEARS Report by Jerry.

I still need to pick up generator from Dan and provide him a tire for the antenna trailer. (info)

NBARC mailbox.   NBARC, P.O. Box 1033, Mims, FL. 32754.  Gary turned over his key to Jim Hough, Secretary.  Mailbox keys are held by Mary, Eric and Jim. (info)

Lengthy discussion on repeater statuses by Ricky with input from Jerry.

Congratulations to our two new members and thanks for joining us.  They are Mike Whelpley, WY1K and Matt Flavell, KN4TPC.  Mike is a former paratrooper with three Viet Nam tours and Matt works at Kennedy Space Center as a Software Specialist…boy do we need him!

Our Statement of Purpose was read by Ricky.

Attendees:  Gary Haywood, KJ4BOJ Vice President, Eric Lorey, KJ4HSN-  Treasurer, Jim Hough, W5ZXO-Secretary, Daniel McDonald, W4DMD, Club Equipment Custodian, Don Spade, N1DES, Jerry Phelps, KJ4IMP, Ricky Deluco, K4JTT, Communications Equipment Engineer, Mike Fontana, N1RFD (with Max, N1MAX, Operations Director, Mick Whelpley, W41K, Mat Flavell, KN4TPC

Meeting adjourned at 7:50 PM. Thank all of you for attending.

Secretary-James R. Hough Jr, W5ZXO Secretary, NBARC   (Send corrections, additions, deletions and changes to: Cell: 321-750-3520