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Virtual Safety Stand-Down -- All Pilots Must Read

I wanted to write a note about all the great stuff happening at the field now that the weather is nice, and all the activities we have planned for the summer as we begin to shift back to a pre-pandemic situation.  I will do that, because this is a fun hobby.  But first this long letter – I beg you to read it.

Tribute to Everett Dixon

Recently we lost a member of our community who added a lot not only to the lives of others, but to our club for many years.

Proposed New Rules

Dear Members,

The fun we all have at the field is just amazing, and we want to keep it that way.  The board sees two risks that have the potential to get the field closed or even shut down permanently, and we feel responsible for protecting your interests.  

The board is considering new rules, and we want your feedback before proceeding.  My email address is at the end of this letter.

The risks as we see them are:

Upcoming Safety and Knowledge Test

Hello Everyone,

Wanted to send out a reminder, the AMA published their latest blog and in the blog, discussed the upcoming safety and knowledge test that every recreational pilot will need to pass. The information that the test is expected in early 2021 and will be 25 multi choice questions, AMA is trying to get the FAA to allow AMA to be a test processor. Here is a link to the AMA information

https://amablog.modelaircraft.org/amagov/2020/11/02/safety-and-knowledge-test/