Useful Links

Here are several links to some of the organizations of interest to the members of The Villages E-Flyers

Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) - AMA is the world's largest model aviation association, representing a membership of more than 170,000 from every walk of life, income level and age group and is the chartering organization for more than 2,500 model airplane clubs across the country. AMA offers its chartered clubs official contest sanction, insurance, and assistance in getting and keeping flying sites.

FAA Registration - Effective December 21, 2015, anyone who owns a small unmanned aircraft of a certain weight must register with the Federal Aviation Administration's Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) registry before they fly outdoors

Southern Eagles R/C Squadron - This is an AMA chartered R/C aircraft flying club located on the east side of Rolling Acres Road about a mile south of CR 466. The club has a runway, charging facilities, and covered viewing areas. They fly both electric and gas aircraft. It is open to members from 8:00 AM to dusk seven days per week.

Ocala Flying Model Club - This is an AMA chartered R/C aircraft flying club located in Ocala, FL on 200 acres of the Florida Greenway with a 48' x 600' paved runway, and a designated area for gliders and helicopters. They have a large pavilion with four smaller covered shelters, all with electrical outlets for pilots convenience.