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Old Apr 01, 2003, 12:17 AM
Jack Strother
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[RCSE] UAV ...Reply from AMA

Fellas,
Below is the reply the LSF has received from the AMA regarding Tim's inquiry.
Jack Strother
LSF President

>From: Carl Maroney <cmaroney@modelaircraft.org>
>To: "'Jack Strother'" <strother@one.net>
>Cc: Ilona Maine <ilonam@modelaircraft.org>
>Subject: RE: Re: Re: [RCSE] UAV and rocket fuel article
>Date: Thu, 6 Mar 2003 11:10:50 -0500
>X-Mailer: Internet Mail Service (5.5.2653.19)
>
>We are aware of the situation and are accessing several options It's not
>merely a matter of exempting non-power aircraft. Over this past year AMA
>has been working with various government agencies. We will be putting
>information up on the AMA Website so check What's New daily. Thanks for
>expressing your concerns.
>
>Carl P. Maroney
>cmaroney@modelaircraft.org
>765.287.1256 X250
>AMA HQ
>5161 E Memorial Dr
>Muncie, IN 47302
>Website: <http://www.modelaircraft.org>http://www.modelaircraft.org
>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Jack Strother [<mailto:strother@one.net>mailto:strother@one.net]
>Sent: Thursday, March 06, 2003 6:44 AM
>To: Bob Brown; Carl Maroney; Doug Barry; Steve Kaluf; Wayne Yeager
>Subject: Fwd: Re: Re: [RCSE] UAV and rocket fuel article
>
>Morning Fellas,
>I have had a number of e-mails regarding the Article listed below. I have
>no answer, but it might be something to get on the next agenda.. Thanks Jack
>
> >From: Tim McCann <lsfv79@cox-internet.com>
> >Reply-To: lsfv79@cox-internet.com
> >To: soaring@airage.com
> >Subject: Re: Re: [RCSE] UAV and rocket fuel article
> >Date: Wed, 5 Mar 2003 16:55:10 -0600
> >
> >We should be thinking about a response to our lobbyists and lawmakers
> >requesting non-powered models be exempt from any restrictions. Who is our
> >lobbyist, AMA? Do you think AMA will fight for us (sailplanes)? What kind
> >of relationship does LSF have with AMA as a special interest group? It's
> >probably a little early to write your congressperson in fact it might be
> >counterproductive now but it might be a good idea to form a plan of action
> >so we don't get thrown out with the bath water.
> >Tim McCann
> > > From: Huntthehare@aol.com
> > > Date: 2003/03/05 Wed AM 11:45:20 CST
> > > To: soaring@airage.com
> > > Subject: Re: [RCSE] UAV and rocket fuel article
> > >
> > > I figured you all would like to read this article. It explains what

> > everyone's been hammering about for the last week on rocket fuel and
> > UAV
> > legalities.
> > > If you dont think it's very serious to our hobby, do some research.
> > > I

> > get mail and websites like this all the time concerning UAV aircraft.
> > It
> > all runs quite deep, and shows how effective our "hobby" is at world

> dealings.
> > >
> > >

> <http://www.worldnetdaily.com/news/ar...TICLE_ID=31333>http://www.worldnetdaily.com/news/ar...TICLE_ID=31333
>
> > >
> > > Please fly in accordance with all laws when flying planes especially

> > those built to carry payloads and cameras.
> > >
> > > Dean

> >
> >
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>
>Jack Strother LSF President
>Loveland, OH LSF 2948
> LSF Level IV
> CSS Silver
><http://www.silentflight.org>http://www.silentflight.org


Jack Strother LSF President
Loveland, OH LSF 2948
LSF Level IV
CSS Silver
http://www.silentflight.org


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