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This list, ordered by state, represents the clubs in the USA chartered with the Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) as having their primary interest in free flight.
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  Alabama  
 

Model Airplane Club of Huntsville

Contact:
Arthur R Thoren
10002 Bluff Dr SE
Huntsville, AL 35803-1704
Phone: 256-880-8099
Email: dthoren3@comcast.net

AMA chartered club number: 106
AMA district: V
NFFS Region: Southeast


 
     
  Arizona  
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Phoenix Model Airplane Club

Contact:
Elmer Nelson
16215 S. 7th Drive
Phoenix, AZ 85045
Phone: 480-460-1366
Email: elmernelson@cox.net
Web site

AMA chartered club number: 760
AMA district: X
NFFS Region: West

Phoenix Model Airplane Club
 

Tucson Free Flight Model Airplane Club

Contact:
Jean F Andrews
1007 W Prince Rd #51
Tucson, AZ 85705
Phone: 520-887-5952
Email: GpaJeantucson@aol.com

AMA chartered club number: 3878
AMA district: X
NFFS Region: West

Tucson Free Flight Model Airplane Club
     
  California  
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Bakersfield Flying Team

Contact:
Mike Keller
4594 Alpine Street
Simi Valley, CA 93063
Phone: 818-402-4748
Email: bftrocks@sbcglobal.net

AMA chartered club number: 145
AMA district: X
NFFS Region: West

 
 

Fresno Gas Model Airplane Club

Contact:
Doss Porter
5415 E. Washington
Fresno, CA 93727
Phone: 559-251-0787
Website: fgmac.tumblr.com

AMA chartered club number: 127
AMA district: X
NFFS Region: West

Fresno Gas Model Airplane Club
 

Oakland Cloud Dusters

Contact:
Richard Douglas
5303 Calderwood Ln
San Jose, CA 95118-2903
Phone: 408-266-3598
Email: philip_87@yahoo.com (Philip Scheiman)
Website: www.oaklandclouddusters.org/

AMA chartered club number: 138
AMA district: X
NFFS Region: West
Oakland Cloud Dusters
 

San Diego Orbiteers

Contact:
Howard Haupt
3860 Ecochee Ave
San Diego, CA 92117-4622
Phone: 858-272-5656
Email: haupt@worldnet.att.net
Website:www.sandiegoorbiteers.com

AMA chartered club number: 1113
AMA district: X
NFFS Region: West
 

San Valeers Model Airplane Club

Contact:
Ralph Prey
4859 W 97th St
Inglewood, CA 90301-3641
Email: ralphiprey@gateway.net

AMA chartered club number: 735
AMA district: X
NFFS Region: West
San Valeers Model Airplane Club
 

Sierra Eagles

Contact:
Craig J Cusick
4421 Coach Whip Way
Roseville, CA 95474

AMA chartered club number: 119
AMA district: X
NFFS Region: West
 
 

Southern California Aero Team

Contact:
Jim Parker
9524 Ruffner Ave
North Hills, CA. 91343
818-892-4110
Email: N89015@aol.com
Website: www.FAIfreeflight.org

AMA chartered club number: 741
AMA district: X
NFFS Region: West
Specialty Free Flight interests: FAI
Southern California Aero Team
 

Southern California Antique Model Plane Society

Contact:
Kevin Sherman
951-737-7943
Email: julkevin@aol.com
Website: http://scamps.homestead.com/index.html

AMA district: X
NFFS Region: West
Specialty Free Flight interests: SAM
 

Stockton Gas Model Association

Contact:
Walter Ghio
1380 Elkhorn Dr
Stockton, CA 95209-4319
Phone: 209-478-8225

AMA chartered club number: 167
AMA district: X
NFFS Region: West

 
     
  Colorado  
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Magnificent Mountain Men

Contact:
Pete McQuade
2610 Kenton Green Ct
Colorado Springs, CO 80920-5361
Phone: 719-522-1239
Email: themaxout@aol.com (Rick)
Website: http://www.themmmclub.com/

AMA chartered club number: 177
AMA district: IX
NFFS Region: Central
Magnificent Mountain Men
 

Model Museum Flying Club

Contact:
L Duane Hjerleid
4828 S Owens Way
Littleton, CO 80127-1231

AMA chartered club number: 178
AMA district: IX
NFFS Region: Central

Model Museum Flying Club
     
  Connecticut  
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Glastonbury Aero Modelers

Contact:
Anthony Lincoln
26 Woodhaven Rd
Glastonbury, CT 06033
Phone: 860-659-2457
Email: tony.lincoln@cox.net
Website: http://home.att.net/~dannysoar3/GAM.htm

AMA chartered club number: 967
AMA district: I
NFFS Region: Northeast
 
 

SAM 7

Contact:
Allan Vollmer
14 Checkpoint Ln.
W. Haven, CT 06516
Phone: 203-933-4400
Email: alsam-7vollmer@sbcglobal.net

AMA chartered club number: 771
AMA district: I
NFFS Region: Northeast
Specialty Free Flight interests: Old Timer
SAM 7
     
  Florida  
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Central Florida Indoor Free Flight Club  

Contact:

Ren Monllor
1874 Crystal Grove Dr.
Lakeland, Florida 33801
Phone: 863-665-4298
Email:nmonllor@tampabay.rr.com

AMA. Chartered club number: 5097
AMA District: V
Specialty Free Flight Interest: Indoor free flight
 
 

Florida Modelers Association

Contact:
Robert W Schuettler
PO Box 38
Lorida, FL 33857

AMA chartered club number: 3222
AMA district: V
NFFS Region: Southeast
Florida Modelers Association
 

Pensacola Free Flight Team

Contact:
Andy Whitam
awhitam@gmail.com
Web site: www.pensacolafreeflight.org

AMA chartered club number: 203
AMA district: V
NFFS Region: Southeast
Specialty Free Flight interests: SAM, FAC, Nostalgia
 

SAM 46

Contact:
Donald L Brimmer
5924 16th Ln NE
St Peterburg, FL 33703-1702
Phone: 727-525-6667

AMA chartered club number: 2299
AMA district: V
NFFS Region: Southeast
 
     
  Georgia  
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Southeastern Air Chasers

Contact:
Pete Brown
se_airchasers@comcast.net
770-336-0670
www.airchasers.com


Rising 47th / SAM 47 -Flying Goobers (FAC)

Contact:
Pete Brown
se_airchasers@comcast.net
770-336-0670
www.airchasers.com


AMA chartered club number: 207
AMA district: V
NFFS Region: Southeast

SEAC
 

Thermal Thumbers of Metro Atlanta

Contact:
David Barfield
2000 Trophy Dr.
Marietta, GA 30062
Phone: 770-977-5517
Email: gollywock@yahoo.com
Website: http://www.thermalthumbers.com

AMA chartered club number: 1834
AMA district: V
NFFS Region: Southeast
Thermal Thumbers of Metro Atlanta
     
  Illinois  
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Calumet Aircraft Modelers

Contact:
Christopher C Starleaf
936 N Lafayette St
Sandwich, IL 60548-1300
Phone: 815-786-6490

AMA chartered club number: 486
AMA district: VI
NFFS Region: Northeast
 
 

Chicago Aeronuts

Contact:


AMA chartered club number: 246
AMA district: VI
NFFS Region: Northeast
Chicago Aeronuts
 

Illinois Model Aero Club

Contact:


AMA chartered club number: 254
AMA district: VI
NFFS Region: Northeast
 
 

Springfield Free Flight

Contact:
Charles J Hermaneck
9 Allen Bend Dr.
Decatur, IL 62521-5462

AMA chartered club number: 2037
AMA district: VI
NFFS Region: Northeast
 
     
  Indiana  
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Central Indiana Aeromodelers

Contact:
Meredith Chamberlain
5810 Madison Ave
Anderson, IN 46013-1654
Phone: 765-643-1885
Email: thermalpiglet@yahoo.com(Lee Campbell)

AMA chartered club number: 1144
AMA district: VI
NFFS Region: Northeast
Central Indiana Aeromodelers
     
  Kansas  
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Heart of America Free Flight Association

Contact:
Emil J Schutzel (indoor flying)
6801 Cherokee Ln
Shawnee Mission, KS 66208-2161
Phone: 913-362-3095

Mike Basta (outdoor flying)
9135 Hall Dr.
Lenexa, KS 66219-1177
Phone: 913-492-4830
Email: mdb713@everestkc.net
Web: http://haffa.wikispaces.com/

AMA chartered club number: 2357
AMA district: IX
NFFS Region: Central
Heart of America Free Flight Association
     
  Massachusetts  
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New England Wakefield Group

Contact:
Stanley V Colson
47 Sammet St
Everett, MA 02149-3139
Phone: 617-389-3313
Website: www.newg.info

AMA chartered club number: 717
AMA district: I
NFFS Region: Northeast
 
 

Merrimack Valley Air-ristocrats

Contact:
William Johnson
239 Ayer Rd. Lot 94
Littleton MA 01460
E mail abcmodels@jconsult.com

AMA Charter number 342
AMA district: I
NFFS Region: Northeast
Interest: Multi-interest, mostly Free Flight
 
     
  Michigan  
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Detroit Balsa Bugs

Contact:
Randy Ryan
6985 Edwards Rd.
Belleville, MI 48111-1135
Phone: 734-697-8982
Email: iflyff@comcast.net

AMA chartered club number: 354
AMA district: VII
NFFS Region: Northeast
Detroit Balsa Bugs
 

Detroit Cludbusters

Contact:
Jack Moses
Phone: 248-952-1822
Email: knightec@comcast.net
Website: http://cloudbustermac.tripod.com

AMA chartered club number:
AMA district: VII
NFFS Region: Northeast
 
     
  Minnesota  
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Minneapolis Model Aero Club

Contact:
Dave Edmonson
4747 Westminster Circle
Eagan, Minnesota
55122-2756
Phone: 612-220-5239
Email: dedmonson@comcast.net

AMA chartered club number: 379
AMA district: VII
NFFS Region: Central
Minneapolis Model Aero Club
     
  Missouri  
 

Kirkwood Thermaleers Inc.

Contact:
Chris M Matsuno
8576 Ginger Dr
Saint Louis, MO 63114-4413
Phone: 314-426-3719

AMA chartered club number: 391
AMA district: VI
NFFS Region: Central
Kirkwood Thermaleers Inc
     
  Nebraska  
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Nebraska Free Flight

Contact:
Hank Sperzel
203 Chevro Lane
Bellevue NE 68005
Phone: 402 291-5334
Email: HSperzel@cox.net

AMA chartered club number: 1887
AMA district: IX
NFFS Region: Central
 
     
  Nevada  
 

Vegas Antique Model Plane Society

Contact:
Robert W Chambers
3743 Colonial Dr
Las Vegas, NV 89121-4415

AMA chartered club number: 166
AMA district: X
NFFS Region: West
 
     
  New Jersey  
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Crossing Free Flight Group

Contact:
Al Timko
1891 Pennington Road
Trenton, NJ 08618
Phone 609-882-4704
E-mail atimko1@comcast.net
Web-site &nsp;http://www.oldwakefields.com/18121.html



AMA chartered club number: 920
AMA district: II
NFFS Region: Northeast

 

East Coast Indoor Modelers

Contact:
Horace Hagen
15 Parkway Place
Red Bank, NJ 07701
Phone : 732-741-3097
Email : hghagen@verizon.net
Web site : www.ecim.net

AMA chartered club number: 414
AMA district: II
NFFS Region: Northeast
East Coast Indoor Modelers
     
  New York  
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Brooklyn Skyscrapers

Contact:
Dave Acton - President
Phone:914-948-4234
Email:davidPTacton@hotmail.com
Website: www.brooklynskyscrapers.org/

AMA chartered club number:
AMA district: II
NFFS Region: Northeast
Brooklyn Skyscrapers
 

Western New York Free Flight Society

Contact:
Ruth A Bane
60 Lake Ave
Lyndonville, NY 14098-9761
Phone: 585-765-9363
Email: windwhip47@aol.com
Website: www.wnyffs.org

AMA chartered club number: 1931
AMA district: II
NFFS Region: Northeast
Western New York Free Flight Society
 

New York Free Flight Group

Contact:
Aram Schlosberg
Phone: 718-479-0478
Email: aram.schlosberg1@verizon.net


AMA chartered club number: 4871
AMA district: II

Specialty Free Flight interests: FAI only
 
     
  North Carolina  
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Carolina Area Free Flight Association

Contact:
Carl Dowdy
210 Graduate Ct
Durham, NC  27713
Phone: 919-806-8527
Email: contact@carolinafreeflight.org
website:  http://www.carolinafreeflight.org

AMA chartered club number: 4782
AMA district: IV
NFFS Region: Southeast
     
  Ohio  
 

Central Ohio Free Flight Club

Contact:
Robert L Perkins
2285 Pinebrook Rd
Columbus, OH 43220-4327
Phone: 614-451-3558
Email: bp@columbus.rr.com

AMA chartered club number: 495
AMA district: III
NFFS Region: Northeast

Central Ohio Free Flight Club
 

Cleveland Free Flight Society

Contact:
Vernon D Neff
395 Silver Oaks Dr
Kent, OH 44240-4163
Phone: 330-673-5989

AMA chartered club number: 947
AMA district: III
NFFS Region: Northeast
 
 

Free Flight Aeromodelers Society

Contact:
Norm D Poti
5695 Marshall Rd
Dayton, OH 45429-6022
Phone: 937-439-4831
Email: epoti@who.rr.com

AMA chartered club number: 746
AMA district: III
NFFS Region: Northeast

Specialty Free Flight interests: gas, rubber, glider, FAI, indoor
 
 

McCook Field Squadron - FAC

Contact:
Frank H Scott
6633 E Lefevre Rd
Casstown, OH 45312-9564
Phone: 937-335-3057
Web site: www.mccookfieldfac.com

AMA chartered club number: 3960
AMA district: III
NFFS Region: Northeast
 

Northern Ohio Free Flight Association

Contact:
Rudy J Kluiber
2021 Lakeland Ave
Lakewood, OH 44107-5713
Phone: 216-226-6838
Email: rjkhoncho@aol.com

AMA chartered club number: 509
AMA district: III
NFFS Region: Northeast
Northern Ohio Free Flight Association
 

Southwest Ohio Free Flighters

Contact:
Edwin J Zeisler
110 Martin St
Cincinnati, OH 45217-1613
Phone: 513-641-2804

AMA chartered club number: 520
AMA district: III
NFFS Region: Northeast
 
     
  Oregon  
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Willamette Modelers Club Inc.

Contact:
Glen R Grell
31748 Driver Rd
Tangent, OR 97389-9757
Phone: 541-926-7237
Email: wmc@peak.org
Web site:  willamettemodelersclub.weebly.com


AMA chartered club number: 536
AMA district: II
NFFS Region: West
Willamette Modelers Club Inc
     
  Pennsylvania  
 

Erie Model Aircraft Association

Contact:
Ross P Mayo
2874 Willowood Dr
Erie, PA 16506
Phone: 814-836-1299

AMA chartered club number: 545
AMA district: III
NFFS Region: Northeast
 
 

Scale Old Timer Society

Contact:
Joseph W Koller
1156 Medway Rd
Philadelphia, PA 19115-2006
Phone: 215-677-2049

AMA chartered club number: 1295
AMA district: III
NFFS Region: Northeast
 
 

Skyscalers

Contact:
Thomas E Hallman
2553 Mill House Rd
Macungie, PA 18062-9099
Phone: 601-366-9529

AMA chartered club number: 2194
AMA district: III
NFFS Region: Northeast
 
     
  Texas  
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Alamo Escadrille, Flying Aces Club Squadron #26, San Antonio

Website: http://www.windysock.net
 
 

Flying Aces in Texas

Contact:
Charles Hill
Email: chill@netropolis.net
Website: http://users.netropolis.net/chill/index.htm

AMA chartered club number:
AMA district: VIII
NFFS Region: Central

 
 

Texas Cloud Climbers

Contact:
Eddie O Vanlandingham
416 Country Meadow Dr
Mansfield, TX 76063
Phone: 817-478-2648

AMA chartered club number: 608
AMA district: VIII
NFFS Region: Central
 

Texas Lone Star Squadron, Flying Aces, Dallas/Ft. Worth

Website: http://www.flyingaces.org

 

Tri-City Flyers

Contact:
Chuck Krupczak
Email: funfly@sbcglobal.net
Website: http://www.tricityflyers.com
     
  Virginia  
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Brainbusters

Contact:
Abram Van Dover
112 Tillerson Dr
Newport News, VA 23602-4011
Phone: 757-877-2830
Email: vandover@cox.net

AMA chartered club number: 628
AMA district: IV
NFFS Region: Southeast
Brainbusters
 

Capital Area Antique Modelers Association

Contact:
Ralph D Smalley
6213 Lakeview Dr
Falls Church, VA 22041-1338
Phone: 703-658-0448
Email: jffplanes@pressroom.com (Jack Felter)
Website:
www.his.com/~tschmitt/002CAAMAPAGES/caamasam10.html

AMA chartered club number: 2605
AMA district: IV
NFFS Region: Southeast
Capital Area Antique Modelers Association
 

DC Maxecutters

Contact:
Hurst G Bowers
1649 Birch Rd
Mc Lean, VA 22101-4727
Email: tschmitt@his.com (Tom Schmitt)
Website: http://www.his.com/~tschmitt/index.html

AMA chartered club number: 1849
AMA district: IV
NFFS Region: Southeast
DC Maxecutters
     
  Washington  
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Boeing Employees' Aerodynamic Modeling Society

Contact:
Keith Varnau
BEAMS Facilitator
7612 - 140th Place NE
Redmond, WA 98052
Phone: 425-885-2335
Email: keithvarnau@pugetsound.net
Website: www.beams.ws

AMA chartered club number: 3808
AMA district: XI
NFFS Region: Northwest
Type as listed with AMA: Free Flight Indoor - Rubber Power, Gliders, Electric
Specialty Free Flight interests: Youth and adults learning to design, build and fly model airplanes together.
 

Flying Aces Eagle Squadron #34

Contact:
Homer Smith
14719 - 32nd Drive SE
Mill Creek, WA 98012
Phone: 206-669-5111
Email: homer_smith@msn.com
Website: http://www.geocities.com/the_great_sam8/

AMA chartered club number: 3542
AMA district: II
NFFS Region: West
Flying Aces Eagle Squadron #34
 

SAM 8

Contact:
Bob Harper
Phone: 360-331-4225
Email: captnbob36@comcast.net
Website: www.geocities.com/the_great_sam8

AMA district: II
NFFS Region: West
Specialty: Mostly Old Time, but all Free Flight interests
     
  Wisconsin  
 

Bong Eagles

Contact:
Jim Gerszewski
14656 W. Janice Pl .
New Berlin Wi. 53151
Phone: (262) 786-3689
Email: jgerski@att.net

Website: http://bongeagles.org

AMA chartered club number: 2258
AMA district: VII
NFFS Region: Northeast
 
     
  AUSTRALIA  
 

Brisbane Free Flight Society

Web site: http://www.users.bigpond.com/bnt.61/homepage.html

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