PETERSON AIR & SPACE MUSEUM
1100 Monday August 26 2019
Broadmoor Hangar Meeting room
0900 CALL TO ORDER - 0900
Attendees: Bruce Long, Ron McClelland, Gail Whalen (DAFC), Errol Reiner, Glyn Howells, Phyllis Howells, Jim Henderson, Mike Miller, Ron Solomon, Jake Mogel, John Brown, Linda Yepez, Lydia Todd, Dick Burns
o July Financial Review - Approved
o July Minutes Review - Approved
o Visitors - 2557
o Volunteer hours - 679
PASM Director’s report
o Gail travel to Thule – 10/30 – 11/11
o With the bad weather, continue to look for leaks in the various buildings on the campus.
o Museum closed this Friday, 09/30
o Museum will continue to be closed on Saturdays
o Generator to be maintained for use at Air Show
o Two new volunteers have been identified
City Hanger Update
New floor plan continues to be updated
Start moving walls and exhibits in Oct 2019
Paint floor after cleaning rafters
Scheduled for finish in Jan/Feb timeframe
Broadmoor Hanger expansion/development:
Discussions continue with potential modernization of BH.
Will spend up to $95K this year for the charrette which will result in a project and funding document for 2020/2021 budget.
Broadmoor Hangar Exterior Upgrades
Keep current office space
Completed-vestibule replacement, positive drainage, overgrown plants removed, new landscaping installed
- In the works – exterior paint repairs including replacing stucco where needed
Fully funded for 2018/2019 – Repair and painting will resume when weather stabilizes
2018 – Canberra - upgrade continues.
2019 – Shooting Star, Delta Dagger, Hornet, Voodoo, BOMARC
New contractor has been awarded the repair and painting of the Museum aircraft
Aircraft signage replaced by base contract -F-94 Starfire, F-89 Scorpion, T-33 Shooting Star, Nike HAWK, BOMARC, Nike Hercules.
Still due: EB-57 Canberra, CF-100 Canuck, Nike Ajax, F-4 Phantom
Due to be completed with PASM Foundation funding: F-104 Starfighter, P-40 Warhawk
Includes fabrication of the sign structure (Arms Inc., -Frank), graphics (Diane artist) – and vinyl sign production (Microcrafts)
Vietnam Exhibit is open
Medal of Honor Park Update
CE structure evaluated and determined the sidewalks and wall structures are failing and need complete repair.
CE will install the commemorative tiles in place of the existing tiles on the MOH back wall, but only after repairs have been made. 2020 project – 21 SW funds
Don’t get rid of anything that relates to NORAD.
Admin folks are being pulled from many units on base. New building will be built where the softball diamonds are currently located.
o Need to re-energize the volunteers and do more of the Foundation’s business
o Need to identify a Docent Coordinator to liaison between Museum staff, Foundation Officers and volunteers.
o February Financial report approved, should we lose our space in BH, we will need to contact Donors to see where they want to shift their donations.
o February Minutes approved
o Use web site that is available
o Increase effort to recruit new volunteers/Docents
o Identify organizations that might have folks that would volunteer
Regional Pikes Peak Air Show, 21-22 Sep
o Orten family trust - $16,511.00
o Review Emergency procedures checklist
o Schedule Space Foundation visit
o Next meeting is Monday 30 September at 0900 in the BH