BAPA Meeting Minutes – October 7, 2017

Meeting held at Mussel Rock parking lot , precisely at the BBQ area. 

Twenty persons in attendance, including a visiting pilot from Amsterdam.

Some participants of a wedding , here to take pictures with the Ocean as background, took this opportunity to join us for a drink. Best wishes to the married couple.

Meeting called to order at 6:40 pm

The meeting was presided over by Dave McMillan, President

Due to the location and the time, it was a short meeting, intended to socialize, link and network with local flying people.

News from various sources:

USHPA semi-annual Board of Directors meeting in San Jose

The main events of this 3 day meeting (which has since been held) were announced and described

Christmas Party

Since the meeting Brightworks in San Francisco has volunteered to host the party on Saturday December the 2nd at 7:00pm.

An official message has already been sent

BAPA website

The new website is almost ready to go , but we need a Webmaster

Julie has been the BAPA Webmaster for 17 years, and has been trying to get someone else to take it over for the past 5 years.

Daniel will continue to do the coding.

Shane Easton graciously volunteered, and 

Mayumi Honda proposed to help for the Art design part.

Mount Umunhum

Was officially open to public Monday September 20.

Someone went there but was not attending the meeting.

BAPA Officers yearly election

The current nominations are:

President : still open

Vice President: : still open

Activity Director: There may be a candidate but the name is not confirmed yet

Treasurer: David Zbin

Secretary: Daniel Bremond

Site Director: Evan Cohen

Safety Director: Bob Posey


The meeting was adjourned at 7:05 PM

The entertainment part of the meeting was the BBQ and Pot Luck food while socializing with the attendants and visitors