Monthly Meeting Minutes 16/11/11

Tower Hotel, Hawthorn East

Minutes 16-11-2011

Meeting Commenced: 8:00

Apologies:  Pete H, Paul T.

New Members

  • David Quin & Craig Stead (not present)

Items For Sale

  • Trevor is selling this entire kit.  Includes Fun190, Icom radio, Brauniger vario, Aussie skins harness + chute, helmet, tow bridle, total package $3000.  More details to be posted on website.  Also large PVC pipe for glider storage free to good home

VHPA update

  • New Thistle hill weather station, link with meaningful data will come to MHGC website soon
  • Antenna at the Paps may be a problem for pilots.  Club rep will investigate.
  • Landscape – Original key is back on gate again

SSO Report

  • No report this week.
  • The glider maintenance night to be confirmed

Additional Items

  • Kate Hurst will be available as a driver for pilots at Forbes and Ride the Spiral summer comp.  Please contact Scott Rawlings or Will Faulkner
  • Issues regarding site safety at Flinders has been discussed in the paragliding community

Coming Events

  • Our next regular meeting will be replaced with our Xmas party at Wattle park.  Details to come.

Meeting close: 8:40

Special Presentation

  • Rohan Holtkamp and Glen Bachelor presented new flight data software that is being used in competition and using other pilots data for our own learning
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