r/C FLYING CLUB
Q. How Much does it cost to join the Tuscarora R/C Club?
A. Just $50.00 Annually due January 1st, the lowest cost club in the area.
Q. Are there any hidden costs?
A. No, unlike other clubs you do not have field permits to pay for in
addition to the club dues. The only thing you will ever be required to
pay is the annual membership fee of $ $50.00
Q. Do I have to be a
member of the AMA (Academy of Model Aeronautics)
A. Yes, since we are an AMA chartered club we require all members and
pilots to hold a current AMA card (membership).
Q. How can you maintain a yearly club membership fee of only $50.00 a
A. We hold annual events and club raffles. Most of the club's revenue
from these activities. We rely upon our members to volunteer
and help with
these events since it is our main source of income.
Q. Where do you hold your meetings?
A. During the flying season we hold meetings on the first Monday of the
month at our flying field which is located adjacent
to the White Birch Golf Course. During the late fall, winter, and early
spring months or with inclement weather, we hold our meetings at the
Tuscarora State Park office promptly at 7:00 P.M.
Q. Is the flying field grass or paved?
A. It is a very low cut, well maintained grass runway and is very
wheels that are 2 inches on up.
Q. I am interested in joining your club, but would like to try flying with you
I join, are there any restrictions?
A. Yes, since we are an AMA chartered club (#574), you will be required to
a current AMA license and you MUST be accompanied by a
Flyer member during your (flying) visit and are limited
maximum before being required to join. We usually
several members in attendance daily during the summer both early
morning and late afternoon and we always enjoy and welcome
pilot. If your schedule requires something different, contact
on our club contacts page and we would be happy to
Q. I am interested in joining along with my child, is there a break in
membership fee, or do you have a family membership available?
A. Presently dues for new members under 19 years of age have changed.
We now have a Youth and a Junior membership level. Please see the
January minutes for the new dues structure that took effect as of
January 7, 2014.
We do not have a
family membership plan currently
however it is p
ossible that may change in the
Q. I am brand new to R/C, do you have someone to talk to about buying
the right equipment, such as what is the best trainer airplane?
A. Yes, contact any of our instructors on our club contacts page.
Q. Is training really free?
A. Yes, with a paid club membership
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