For Immediate Release:
Contact: Jeff Nance
Academy of Model Aeronautics

The Academy of Model Aeronautics Announces a
New Membership Category: Park Pilot

Muncie, Indiana, January 11, 2008—The Academy of Model Aeronautics is proud to announce a new membership category designed to serve the needs of the rapidly growing park flyer market. The Park Pilot Program, or PPP, will be officially launched at the AMA Convention and show in Ontario, California, on January 11, 2008 at 1 p.m. PST.

The Park Pilot membership is $29.95 annually and includes:

• $500,000 personal liability insurance coverage
• Park Pilot quarterly magazine
• Access to the Park Pilot Partner network to help you get
• Coupons worth up to $50 in rebates on popular electric flight
• In addition, $2.5 million in liability coverage is available for
owners of AMA-designated Park Flying Sites

We are also excited to announce the new AMA “All Stars.” This group consists of some of the top aeromodeling pilots in the country. They will be attending shows representing the AMA, and helping us spread the word about all the fun that aeromodeling has to offer.

The Academy of Model Aeronautics is the world’s largest model aviation association, a non-profit 501(c)(3), whose purpose is to promote development of model aviation as a recognized sport and worthwhile recreation activity.

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