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  1. Announcement for MMM 14-Round Contest.
  2. Dave Acton Annual
  3. Burning Dandelion

Announcement for MMM 14-Round Contest.

From: Pete McQuade

Fellow FAI, AMA, NFFS, and SAM Fliers: Just a reminder that the annual MMM 14-Rounder contest is just over 3 weeks away: July 8-10, in Denver, CO. We have a full slate of FAI, AMA, NFFS, and SAM events.  And we’ll be hosting the F1E Team Selection! We’ll have the MMM grill fired up at lunchtime: there’ll be hamburgers, hot dogs, etc. for sale. Also remember, in order to receive the early-registration discount, your entry must be received by—or postmarked by—June 30.  Of course, you can register anytime, including on the field.  For entry form and contest details, send an e-mail to See you in Denver, July 8-10! Pete McQuade, John McGrath, and Jace Pivonka Co-CDs

Dave Acton Annual
American Cup/National Cup
Wawaywanda, NY
June 25-26, 2022

There will be a short memorial service for Dave Acton
on Saturday, June 25 at 1 pm.

Saturday, June 25 starting at 10 am
FAI events: F1C(power), F1H(small glider), F1J+F1P(power), F1G(small rubber) and F1Q (Electric)

Sunday, June 26 starting at 7:30 am
FAI events: F1A (large glider), F1B(Wakefield) and F1S (small electric).

AMA events: E36, Electric A, electric B, E20, HL-Glider, Cat. Glider andP30 can be flown on either day.
All FAI events will have 5 rounds.

Entry fee is $30 for all events. Fuel donation $5. (Please bring the exact amount)

Camping is allowed on the field. Local hotels are expensive. Suggest booking in advance.
Directions to the field are on
CD: Aram Schlosberg
(917) 446 3222 (please leave a message)


Burning Dandelion

From Mike Schwartz
Pirelli’s new flower power tires tribute to Jefferson Starship and 1970’s San Francisco. Really burning rubber.
……. Mike as Rubber flyers we generally just break the rubber and leave the burning to others … But the dandelions make it smell better