Minutes

Thursday, January 29, 2015 - Minutes

Posted May 12th at 12:15am

The Nebraska Association of Airport Officials

Meeting Minutes

Thursday January 29, 2015

The N.A.A.O General Membership meeting was held on Thursday, January 29th, 2015 at the Kearney Holiday Inn in Kearney, Nebraska in conjunction with the Nebraska Aviation Council Symposium.

President Lance Schipporeit called the meeting to order at 3:00 pm and thanked everyone for coming.

Approval of the previous minutes was moved by Sandy Decker and seconded by Mike Sharkey. On roll call all present voted aye. None opposed. Motion carried.

Approval of the Treasures Report was moved by Darwin Skelton and seconded by Terri Wachter. On roll call all present voted aye. None opposed. Motion carried.

Schipporeit reported that the web page had been hacked into with a flood of unwanted advertisements. It has since been repaired.

Members discussed the proposed met tower bill.

Jim Johnson with the FAA reported on AIP updates.

Barry Scheinost discussed based aircraft and the FAA asset program criteria.

The business meeting adjourned at 3:43.

Monday, September 15, 2014 - Minutes

Posted May 5th at 1:49pm

The Nebraska Association of Airport Officials

Meeting Minutes

Monday September 15, 2014

The N.A.A.O General Member Meeting was held on Monday September 15th, 2014 at the Downtown Marriott Hotel in Kansas City, Missouri in conjunction with the Nebraska Aviation Council Symposium.

President Lance Schipporeit called the meeting to order at 9:00 and thanked everyone for coming.

Approval of the previous minutes was moved by Diana Smith seconded by Phil Jepsen. On roll call all voted aye. None opposed. Motion carried.

Approval of Treasurers Report was moved by Diana Smith seconded by Dorothy Anderson. On roll call all voted aye. None opposed. Motion carried.

President Schipporeit discussed the new format of NAAO Web page.

Members discussed renewal of Consultant Contract FY 15. Motion of called by Member Skelton to renew the FY 15 Consultant Lobby Contact with Mueller/ Robak for a cost $8,000.00 and $200.00 Lobby Registration fee, seconded by Diana Smith. On roll call all voted aye. None opposed. Motion carried.

In discussion of NOTAM issues, Member Sharkey said that the D-NOTAM system is working well for airport ops at the North Platte Airport.

It was noted that the next meeting of NAAO would take place in Kearney, NE on January 29th, 2015.

Monday, September 21, 2015 - Minutes

Posted May 5th at 2:14pm

The Nebraska Association of Airport Officials

Meeting Minutes

Monday September 21st, 2015

The N.A.A.O General Membership Meeting was held on Monday September 21st, 2015 at the Downtown Marriott Hotel in Kansas City, Missouri.

President Lance Schipporeit called the meeting to order at 9:00 and thanked everyone for coming.

Approval of the previous minutes was moved by Combs seconded by Sharkey. On roll call all voted aye. None opposed. Motion carried.

Approval of Treasurers Report was moved by Skelton seconded by Smith. On roll call all voted aye. None opposed. Motion carried.

President Schipporeit presented information on the underground Storage Tank certification as well as LB 205 “met tower bill” that was indefinitely postponed and the future LR 269 (Interim Study) for the same.

Members discussed renewal of Consultant Contract FY 16. Motion of called by Member Skelton to renew the FY 16 Consultant Lobby Contact with Mueller/ Robak for a cost $8,000.00 and $250.00 Lobby Registration fee, seconded by Storm. On roll call all voted aye. None opposed. Motion carried.

Doug Anderson as well as Anna Lannin discussed AIP updates and the past years projects. Marcy Meyer presented NOTAMS updates.

It was noted that the next meeting of NAAO would take place in Kearney, NE on January 28th, 2016 at ... Read More

Thursday, January 28, 2016 - Minutes

Posted June 10th at 2:11pm

The Nebraska Association of Airport Officials

Meeting Minutes

Thursday January 28th, 2016


The N.A.A.O. General Membership Meeting was held on Thursday January 28th, 2016 at the Kearney Holiday Inn.

President Lance Schipporeit called the meeting to order at 3:30 and thanked everyone for coming.

Approval of the previous minutes was moved by Mike Olson and seconded by Dana Harris. On roll call all voted aye. None opposed. Motion carried.

Approval of the Treasurers report was moved by Mike Sharkey and seconded by Diana Smith. On roll call all present voted aye. None opposed. Motion carried.

Mike Olson moved and Darwin Skelton seconded to retain the same slate of officers that include Lance Schipporeit as President, Sandi Decker as Vice President and Jim Lynaugh as Secretary Treasurer. On roll call all present voted aye. None opposed. Motion carried.

Legislative Bills 958 and 1014 were discussed.

Ronnie Mitchell, Director of the Nebraska Department of Aeronautics expressed concern that some of the Airports in Nebraska do not have the ten percent funds required to accept and complete a Federal Grant.

Jim Johnson, FAA Central Region, Manager Airports Division reported on future AIP funding.

Joe Miniace, FAA Regional Administrator, Central Region reported on UAS rules, regulations and enforcement.

The round table discussion included more information ... Read More

Monday August 29th, 2016

Posted October 5th at 5:14pm

The Nebraska Association of Airport Officials
Meeting Minutes
Tuesday August 30th, 2016


The N.A.A.O General Membership Meeting was held on Tuesday August 30th, 2016 at the Downtown Marriott Hotel in Kansas City, Missouri.

President Lance Schipporeit called the meeting to order at 9:08 am and thanked everyone for coming.

Approval of the previous minutes was moved by Olson and seconded by Combs. On roll call all voted aye. None opposed. Motion carried.

Approval of Treasurers Report was moved by Skelton seconded by Smith. On roll call all voted aye. None opposed. Motion carried.

Skelton moved and Smith seconded to appoint John Large as secretary Treasurer. On roll call all present voted aye. None opposed. Motion carried.

President Schipporeit reported on the 2016 legislative session.

Diane Hofer and John Large reported on the decrease of NDA funds for projects and initiated a task force to pursue new ways to generate funds for the same.

Members discussed renewal of Consultant Contract FY 17. Motion of called by Member Olson to renew the FY 17 Consultant Lobby Agreement with Mueller/ Robak for a cost $8,000.00 and $200.00 Lobby Registration fee, seconded by Skelton. On roll call all voted aye. None opposed. Motion carried.

Doug Anderson as well as Ronnie Mitchell discussed ... Read More