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Airmasters Model Airplane Club Receives AMA Club Recognition and Reward Grant

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The Airmasters Model Airplane Club (AMAC) recently received and AMA Club recognition award for $150. The club is located in Albany, GA. The club recently got handicap-accessible bathrooms on their field. County leaders spent $40,000 on the bathrooms. Each year, AMAC holds an event to showcase planes on the ground which attracts a couple hundred residents. The club also shares their field with 4-H. “They were real nice to us. When they gave us this field here. It wasn’t in this shape. We did the best we can with it. And then Lee...

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North Country Flying Tigers Receive AMA Club Recognition and Reward Grant

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The North Country Flying Tigers located in Saratoga Springs, NY, received an AMA club recognition reward for $175. Bob Lippman, President of the North Country Flying Tigers, was featured on Look TV to promote their 9th Annual Fun Fly Air Show. The event was held on July 9. Each year, the club holds a fundraiser for a charity. This year, the club had a silent auction and all the proceeds went to the Make a Wish Foundation. To watch the video with Bob Lippman, click here. The AMA would like to thank the North Country Flying Tigers for raising...

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Lima Area Radio Kontrol Society Receives Club Recognition and Reward Grant

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The Lima Area Radio Kontrol Society (L.A.R.K.S) received an AMA club recognition reward for $175. The club held their 19th Annual Big Bird Fly-In on July, 22 which was their last event of the summer. The event was free to the public which allowed the opportunity for the public to get an up close and personal look at the hobby of RC flying. The fly-in included a combination of local and regional pilots that performed straight-winged, bi-planes, jets, quad-copters and helicopters throughout the event. The event was covered in the local...

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The Minot Aircraft Modelers Receive Club Recognition and Reward Grant

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The Minot Aircraft Modelers located in Minot, ND received an AMA Club Recognition Reward of $125. The club currently has 32 members and is growing quickly. Members of the club have various types of aircraft including planes, helicopters and quad-copter drones. On Aug. 5, the club hosted their International Fun Fly and had 49 participants. Anthony Martinez, a member of the club, used his drone to take still photos and videos of the activities during the local group’s International Fun Fly. To watch the video from the event, click here. The...

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Indianapolis R/C Modelers to host Toys for Tots event

Posted by on Aug 4, 2017 in Events | Comments Off on Indianapolis R/C Modelers to host Toys for Tots event

The Indianapolis R/C Modelers will host the Gene Brooks Memorial RC Fly-in on Saturday, Aug. 26. The event will be from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. This will be a Toys for Tots event. Registration will start at 9 a.m. at Blue River Airpark, 1 mile west of Morristown, IN. The admission cost is 1 new toy or $10. All the toys that are received will be going to the Marine Corp. League of Morristown for distribution. For more information: indyrcmodelers.com Report This...

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