Meeting called to order by vice president W9ILY in lieu of K9MDO's absence. K9PY read a report from W9NKV on the Metro Winter fest. He then gave the treasurers report of $697.76 in the checking account and $100.00 cash on hand.
reported that there was a request for a Metro Gold certificate. This led to a
discussion on what the charge should be for the certificate. If was agreed to
charge 2 IRC's or $3 if electronically sent or $5 if sent by mail.
asked everyone to think about where we could hold Field Day this year since the
location that we had last year wants to charge us $140 to use that location this
gave a report on the Orlando Hamfest that he attended recently. K9PY gave a
program with pictures on his experience of hiking up a 4800 foot mountain near
Tucson with ham gear to participate in the VHF/UHF contest in January. He also
talked about operating from the Titan Missile site on their huge Discone antenna
and his visit to the Pima Air museum.