Meeting Minutes - May 8, 2017

Meeting called to order at 7:30 pm on May 8, 2017

Old Business:

  • Treasurer Report
    • Paid for 2 years of the domain name
    • Have $1649.75
  • Membership Report
    • New member Maria from Fairmont
  • S4
    • Need to send a follow up with the teams for findings from the balloon and rocket launch

New Business:

  • TARC Nationals, May 13-14, 2017
    • Team is leaving on Thursday morning
    • Visiting the aerospace museum on Thursday
    • Friday, they are participating in Rockets on the Hill
    • They have to check in around 6:30 am for their 8:15-8:30 am launch on Saturday
  • Community Launch
    • May 20 likely at the Agriculture Farm
    • Flyer has been created and will be sent out soon
    • Will be launching Soda Bottle Rockets utilizing the ERC launch equipment
    • Have team members launch demonstration rockets, have community members launch only launch soda bottle rockets unless they bring their own rocket
  • Simulation to Flight
    • Mark discussed the Simulation to Flight project that he is involved with through NASA IV&V
  • Upcoming Launches
    • May 20, Community Launch
    • June 24, Mark is RSO
    • July 22, Travis is RSO
    • August 26, Fords are RSO
  • TARC 2017-2018
    • Want to make sure we have a number of teams in the area
    • Propose sponsoring a certain number of teams during the upcoming year
    • TARC Camp is scheduled for August 4-6
  • Club Logo Stickers
    • Proposed to spend up to $100 to get stickers printed with a local data
    • Proposal was passed to spend up to $100 on stickers

Meeting adjourned at 8:15 pm. Next meeting is June 12, 2017, at Black Bear Burritos in Evansdale.

Meeting Minutes are available in PDF format here.