JUNE 25. 2016 There seems
to be some misinterpretation of the "final" FAA rule regarding sUAS
registration. WE STILL NEED TO REGISTER AND DISPLAY THE NUMBER ON OUR AIRCRAFT!
for a summary from the AMA. (Thanks Mark)
Applicable airports have been notified of our flying at
the OFMC field per FAA requirements (click
information regarding 400' announcement
To go to the FAA Registration page, follow the link in the Members Only section.
To update your address or phone no. and/or add your FAA sUAS number see the
Contact Us section
PLEASE READ THIS LETTER REGARDING sUAS REGISTRATION
A list of flight instrustors is available in the Members Only
THE MAY 8, 2016 ISSUE OF THE 2016 MOWING SCHEDULE IS IN THE MEMBERS ONLY
The July 9, 2016 Membership Roster is available in the Members Only Section
If you haven't reported
your registration to the club Membership Chair please do so to get a green
membership card. Your yellow membership card is no longer valid.
Some fun/useful stuff
The gate code has changed effective 3-15-2016. Check the Members Only
section for the new code.
Thanks to Andrew Griffith (Associate Editor at FLY RC Magazine
and AMA District V CD/AVP) here are some pictures from the
2015 Salute to Vets
!Here is a photo and the accomaning story of an injury (click) at a nearby club.
LOOK AND LEARN!
COME OUT AND FLY WITH US
- you should notify the club of
any change in address, email, or phone number. Contact any Bord member or your
webmaster (OFMCWebmaster@cfl.rr.com ) with
the new information.
PHOTOS FROM THE FEB. 27, 2016 ALL ELECTRIC FLY-IN
THANKS TO HARVEY RUBENSTEIN
CLICK TO SEE THEM
The annual club picnic will be November 5th, noonish,
after the monthly membership meeting. A signup sheet will be at the field.
-- Check the links page for details on all
of the above --
EVERYONE SHOULD READ AND HEED THIS!
FAA sUAS Registration
(w/certificate) required to fly in all events at OFMC.
Our new safety
fencing project has been completed. Links to some photos are toward the
bottom of the page.
link to an
email from our large scale flyers regarding the fencing.
The new tractor shed was completed on
Aug. 31st. Final Inspection is scheduled for Oct. 5th.
COMING UP SOON:
Oct 20-22 ~ 3rd 12 O’clock High
~ F.T.E. ~ Lakeland
Oct 22nd ~ 16th Open Fly-In ~ O.T.O.W. ~ Ocala
Oct. 29th ~ 15th Salute To Vets ~ O.F.M.C. ~ Ocala
This is a Toys for Tots Event in cooperation with the
Marine Corps League.
Contact Jim Steenson at
or 352-347-3252 (home) / 352-804-2495(cell) for Toys for Tots info.
Nov. 12th ~ 3 club Swap Meet ~ Southern Eagle squadron / Pear Park Pilots/
Villages E-Flyers ~ Lady Lake (Flyer)
Nov 18 - 20 ~ Tangerine Soaring Competition ~ Orlando Buzzards ~ Morriston
19 ~ Big Bird ~ H.A.M. ~ Brooksville
Dec 3 ~ 18th Santa Fly-In ~ Tri-County ~ Dunnellon
Dec 17 ~ 7th Cool Deals Swap Meet ~ H.A.M. ~ Brooksville (Flyer)