2015 7S5 Pilot Memorial Event

for Memorial Day, Monday, May 26, 2015.

Planning Meeting,

Wednesday, March 18, 2015 7:00 pm

Independence Library


Meeting Minutes


1.       Meeting was called to order by Danny Jaffer at 7:00.


2.       No changes to the program were discussed at this time.


3.       Additional Discussion (not previously confirmed):


  1. Fly-Over of F-15s by OANG at PDX: Danny Jaffer is working the scheduler to have this happen.


  1. CAP Cadets will raise MIA flag at restaurant at 8:00 a.m.


  1. The US Coast Guard static display and Rescue Demonstration will not take place this year due to budget constraints.


  1. Marquis Spa has approved use of their Parking lot on Memorial Day.


  1. Program and Posters: Danny Jaffer will write comments and Margaret Cleveland will write program.


  1. Danny Jaffer to write news releases by April 1.


  1. The luncheon previously put on by Polk County OPA may be replaced by a Boy Scout luncheon this year. More to come on this at the next meeting.


  1. Al Cleveland will contact Polk County CERT and emergency services for presence on field.


  1. Al Cleveland will contact RC pilots to possibly display RC war bird aircraft as additional visual displays of types of planes flown by military pilots.


4.       Next Planning Committee meetings. Room is reserved for April 15, 7:00 p.m. This meeting will include a complete review of the program and list of honorees. It is requested that all committee members plan to attend.