June 17 Update: Many planes have been sold. List updated to show what is still available.
Former MAS member Greg Hight has passed away. The family has donated his Model collection to the club. Bob Salmon has possession of the collection and will be taking bids on all airplanes and equipment. All proceeds go to the club. Following is the list of airplanes that Bob has for donation.
List of airplanes:
Tango w/Thunder Tiger Pro .46
Shrike 40 w/Magnum .52
Spirit w/Magnum .52
Strega w/Magnum .52
Twist 40 w/ Saito 1.15
Aero Shark w/Rossi .60
Wheels!, Flight Box and miscellaneous.
Contact Bob Salmon 303 286-9336
This is Sean – I’m doing some work on the web site. If it’s acting up let me know.
Members, we now have PayPal set up to pay your renewal dues. What could be easier? There is a PayPal link on the bottom of the Become a Member Page. Become-a-member
I FEEL PRIVALIGED TO HAVE KNOWN AND SPENT TIME WITH JOHN.
ALWAYS THERE TO HELP, RESOURCEFUL, AND KIND TO ALL. MAY HE REST IN PEACE.
MAS now has a Facebook page. How we’ll use Facebook is still up in the air but feel free to check it out!
From an email from AMA:
Your Help is Needed! Support AMA’s Efforts to Protect Model Aviation! Are you passionate about model aviation? Do you share AMA’s belief that unnecessary and onerous Federal regulation will diminish this viable and meaningful recreational activity?
If your answer is, YES, then…
Go to modelaircraft.org/gov as soon as you can. There you’ll find:
• Background on what FAA intends to impose on aeromodeling.
• Understand the difference between commercial and recreational sUAS.
• What you can do to help.
• Resources to help you contact your Representatives and Senators in Congress.
• How to contact AMA’s Advocacy Team.
• Donate to our cause to defend your right to fly model aircraft without government oversight.
Click Here – Now is the time to let your voice be heard!
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The MAS Airfield will be closed Monday and Tuesday (11/1 and 11/2) for Runway Repairs. If Monday’s weather prohibits work on the strip the work will slip to Tuesday and Wednesday (11/2 and 11/3).