Lake Area Radio Kontrol Society

Meeting Minutes

March 13, 2014               7:00pm

LARKS Field, Carlyss, LA


See attendance sheet

Next meeting:

April 10th, 2014, at LARKS field club house



I.       Call to order

Opening with Pledge of Allegiance

II.     Welcoming of Guests / New Members

      Ken Bradley – former club member, flies for PHI

      Motion made to waive 2 meeting requirement, seconded and motion carried

III.    Reports

Minutes from last meeting

Minutes from the February meeting posted online

Motion made to forego the reading of the Minutes from February, seconded and carried

No change to February Minutes presented


Treasurer’s report

      Discussion regarding the state of Club finances

      Motion made and seconded to accept report, motion passed


Safety Report

No Report


Maintenance Report

No Report


Coke fund report

      Fund experiencing positive cash flow


IV.   Old Business

Combination lock code change

            To be done at the end of the quarter

            Door and gate combinations will be different




            Pattern Primer, April 5th

                        Beginning at 10am with some classroom type discussion on Pattern flying related                         topics followed by some actual Pattern flying, coaching and judging, no charge                         for this event;

                        Several experienced Pattern pilots (FAI class) to be available to instruct and                              coach as a warm up for the Gulf Coast Pattern Championship and to offer                                  assistance to those interested in flying Pattern;

                        Lunch will be provided (donations accepted);


Gulf Coast Pattern Championship, April 12th & 13th (Saturday & Sunday)

                        Dates changed to April 12th & 13th

                        Cost $35, includes lunch on Saturday (no supper on Saturday)

                        Cost to LARKS club members will be $15 (includes lunch on Saturday)

                        RV parking at $10 per night

                        Field open on Friday for practicing

                        Any AMA legal airplane can be flown in Sportsman

                        Monroe Michaelis will be CD

                        Flying will begin at 11am both days


May Day Heli-Fest, May 2nd, 3rd, & 4th (Friday – Sunday)

            No new information at this time


            Pylon Racing event (Stingray / Quadcopter style)

                        No new information at this time             


            USSSA Baseball Opening Day Promotional Event

                        No new information at this time             


            Cub Scouts

                        No new information at this time

V.     New Business



VI.   Adjournment

Motion made and seconded to adjourn