The AMA Government Relations team has been working hard this summer in Washington, D.C. and across the U.S. to represent and protect modelers. We are writing to give you an update on our efforts for the second quarter of 2017. Federal Government Relations By September 30, Congress is tasked to re...
Aug 11, 2017 7:26 PM
We have been involved in introducing modeling to children of all ages, sending children to camp, doing flying demos at local schools, churches, and parks. We have also set up simulators and static displays at various locations as an educational experience to our community. We are always open to new ideas to promote our hobby to others in a safe way.
LARKS Mission Statement
To promote model aircraft building and flying as a family oriented hobby, to freely and openly share what we have collectively learned and experienced, and to provide an enjoyable, friendly and safe environment for our fellow hobbyists and guests.
On Monday, August 21 the partial phase started at 1:12 PM EDT at "2 O' Clock on the Sun's disk. Totality started at 2:41 and the duration was be 2 minutes and 30 seconds. (all times are accurate to a few seconds, these times were taken for Batesburg- Leesville (just around the corner from the LARKS West field). Click the link above to share this once in a lifetime event.
Mr Wright has put together a great web page explaining the first total eclipse visible in the United States in 38 years. He breaks down the science, so that those of us that are NOT rocket scientists can understand.
Freewing's 80mm 12-Blade Metal EDF Avanti S Ultimate Sport Jet - (Plug-N-Play) - PNP is billed as the ultimate sport jet. Selling for 329.00 through Motion RC, I'd say it fits the bill and for the right price. You can see James flying this beauty at LARKS West.