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District V—Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, Puerto Rico, South Carolina,
Tennessee, US Virgin Islands
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142 Model Aviation AUGUS T 2013
Hi gang! As I write this, Tropical
Storm Andrea is pelting the state of
Florida. We should begin thinking of
safety when these storms start hitting
our district this hurricane season, and
make preparations before it’s too late.
We have had a great safety record
this year as a district and as a hobby;
this is because of your vigilance
and concern. Thank you District V
AVP Andy Griffith sent in this report:
Memorial Day weekend as they
dedicated their new flying field. Kings
Bay is located near the Florida/Georgia
border near the Naval Submarine Base.
Club president Jeff Howard invited
the public and for a small town in
Georgia, a surprising number of people
Neal Kapaloric thrilled the spectators with his
I have visited many club meetings and
I have had a few eye openers! The
biggest situation I have encountered
has been lack of information about the
This is an easy fix. Nearly everything
you need to know about AMA is
available on our website. You may also
contact me or any of your associate
vice presidents (AVPs) with questions
you might have, but all AMA-relevant
information is available and it is yours!
Get to know what your membership
offers you—no, it’s not only insurance.
Going through the entire AMA
website will take you a few hours
because of all of the great data there!
The AMA staff works hard to
provide information on the website,
magazine, apps, and other media. We
need to take advantage of this. I hope
to get more information into your
hands so that we are a well-informed,
well-organized group of hobbyist!
The kids charged after the candy while Jeff
circled away from the field, waiting for the
“Tony Stillman and I were invited
to join the Kings Bay Modelers on
Rob Fenstermaker, club vice president, took
10-year-old Catie for a flight.
Andy Griffith’s Flair KA- 8 after returning from his
Associate Vice Presidents: AL: Rick Grim, (256) 656-0859; firstname.lastname@example.org. FL: Andy Bowen, (386) 736-1688; email@example.com; Chuck Foreman, (352) 237-5078;
firstname.lastname@example.org; Pablo Fernandez, (239) 549-3293; email@example.com; Andy Griffith, (904) 993-4956; firstname.lastname@example.org. GA: Kris Dixon, (478) 484-
3845; email@example.com; Tony Stillman, (912) 264-8223; firstname.lastname@example.org; Dave Wenzel, (912) 754-9619; email@example.com. MS: Paul Verger, (228) 826-4892;
firstname.lastname@example.org; PR: Juan L Cortes, (787) 674-9909; email@example.com; Edwin Medina, (787) 525-7768; firstname.lastname@example.org. SC: Roger Marshall, (803)
432-2347; Don Wise, (803) 534-8164; d7 email@example.com. TN: O wen Maupin, (423) 331-3393; firstname.lastname@example.org. Dick Tonan, (615) 793-2204; email@example.com. Safety Coordinator:
Red Scholefield, Newberry FL; (352) 331-8410; firstname.lastname@example.org. Webmaster: Tony Fadino, email@example.com.