Whiteman Airport Association


President Don Hagopian called the meeting to order at 7:05 pm, with 31 people present. Again Rocky’s donated their banquet room for our meeting.

Don Hagopian welcomed everyone to the meeting and then announced some important dates (listed below).
Don then introduced the assistant-manager at WHP, Tom Sullivan, who updated us on what was happening.  The following is a list of things discussed.

1. Just received delivery on a new emergency truck
2. New sweeper is here
3. There is a suggestion box at the front office
4. We are maxed out on hangars and tie-down space.
John Frymyer then took a few questions from the audience.

Treasurer’s Report: Treasurer not present

Secretary’s Report:  235 members.

Vice-Presidents Report:  Bill Fenimore announced that the new hangar stickers will be available next month and encouraged all to display them proudly.

Then President Don Hagopian announced that our next meeting will be our Holiday Party, Thursday, December 15 at 6:30 pm.  No actual meeting , just fun and prizes.
The Task Force Meeting will be Dec 8 at 9:30 am.  And the Commisioners Meeting will be here at Whiteman Nov 30 at 10:00am

Some members stated some concern about the operations of the helicopters of the County Fire Group.  Some peoples hangar doors are being slammed shut due to the excessive prop wash,  Don told them to bring it up at the commissioners meeting.

Then Jeanne Fenimore, our parliamentarian, proceeded with the elections. 2006 officers are:
President: Don Hagopian
1st Vice-President: Peter Albiez
2nd Vice President: Brian Cuneen
Treasurer: Dave Kolstad
Secretary: Shellie Hagopian

Ron Ellison volunteered to be membership Chairman,  Ruth Logan is continuing on as Special Events Chairman, and Jeanne Fenimore is staying on as Parliamentarian.

Winners of the 50/50 and door prize drawing were as follows
50/50 – forgot to write it down
5 gallons of fuel donated by Whiteman Airport – Sol Bruck
5 gallons of fuel donated by Whiteman Airport – Brian Cuneen
5 gallons of fuel donated by Whiteman Airport – Gavin Martin
5 gallons of fuel donated by Whiteman Airport – Joanne Martin
1-Quart Oil – donated by Whiteman Airport – Dan Miller
Cellular Pilot Book – donated by Cellular Pilot – Kathryn Presson
Plexi-Polish – donated by Aeroshell – Ben David

The meeting was adjourned around 7:45 pm.  We couldn’t show a video because system wasn’t working.

 Sunday, Nov 20-Fly-out to Camarillo with the 99’s-12 noon
Sunday, Nov 20– Display Day @ Brackett 10-2
Saturday, Nov 26 – Young Eagles at WHP 10:30am
Sunday, Nov 27– Display Day @ El Monte 10-2
Wednesday Nov 30 - Aviation Commission Meeting –WHP at 10am
Sunday, Dec 4– Display Day @ Santa Paula 10-2
Saturday, Dec 10 – Display Day @ Fox 10-2
Sunday, Dec 11  – Display Day at WHP 10-2
Thursday, Dec 15 - Whiteman Airport Association-Holiday Party 6:30 at Rocky’s
Saturday, Dec 17 – EAA Meting at Rocky’s 9:30 am
Thurs –Dec 8 – Task Force Meeting-9am at airport office

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Respectfully Submitted,
Shellie Hagopian, Secretary
Whiteman Airport Association

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