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2020 Membership Information

For 2020, the following rules apply:  Please read this carefully!

  1. F-18 ShooterAll 2020 renewal applications must be postmarked by December 31, 2019. Renewal applications postmarked after this date will not be processed. Any member not renewing on time will be considered a new member and pay the New membership rate of $80 plus the $120 initiation fee for a total of $200. 
  2. You Must have an AMA Open Membership valid from the date of application through Dec 31, 2020.  If your membership expires any date prior to Dec 31, 2020, you will need to contact AMA to add a yearly renewal that extends your expiration date past Dec, 31, 2020.  
  3. Park Pilot Program Membershis are not accepted at the PVMAC, it must be a current full open AMA membership.
  4. New smAll members are required to provide a paper copy of your FAA regiration with your membership application. The date must not be expired at the time of renewal.
  5. Any membership application received without the correct payment amount included will be returned to the sender. Renewals are contingent upon you sending the correct application, proof of valid AMA Memebership through Dec 31,2020, proof of current FAA registration and payment in full mailed and postmarked before December 31, 2019
  6. A Fire Extinguisher is required and must be placed in the Pit With you while Flying at the Prado Field.
    View the related PVMAC news posting on fire estinguishers
  7. All members are required to clip their membership card on their shirt to be visible by all while flying at the Prado field.   The main reason for this is that it will make it much easier to to identify members vs. non members. Also, the badge will make it easier to remember everyones name, making it a much friendlier place at the fields.
  8. New smAll members are required to mark each aircraft with the assigned unique registration number before it is operated at the PVMAC field, as required by the FAA.
  9. It is the responsibility of all members to request the $10 day use fee of non-members.
  10. Aircraft are not allowed to fly above 400 feet (AMA Guidelines apply). This rule is strictly enforced. DESCEND IMMEDIATELY WHEN FULLSCALE AIRCRAFT ARE FLYING IN THE AREA.

Please read our Complete list of Rules and Regulations here and also review the FAA LOA between the PVMAC and the Chino Air Traffic Control Tower.

All members: AMA and FAA Information

All PVMAC members are required to have a an AMA Open membership valid from the date of application through Dec 31, 2020. If you do not have an AMA membership and would like to be a PVMAC member please apply for one now. 

AMA membership applications
AMA membership manual

You can verify your AMA membership here

https://www.modelaircraft.org/membership/verify

All PVMAC are also required to be registered with the FAA with a date that is not expired at the time of renewal.   You may create a new registration or log-in and check on the status as well print a copy of your registration card at:

https://faadronezone.faa.gov/#/

 

New members fees 

Adult Membership ($80 fee + $120 initiation) $200.00
Spouse or Child of Current Member (Child less than age of 18) $10.00
Youth (must be under 18, copy of school I.D. required) $20.00

PDF Icon2020 New Membership form

PDF Icon2020 Renewal Membership form

Membership Renewal

2020 Membership Renewal is open through December 31, 2019.

Adult Renewal Dues for 2020
$80.00
Spouse or Child of Current Member (Child less than age of 18) $10.00
Youth (must be under 18, copy of school I.D. required) $20.00

 

Membership application checklist of required attachments

  1. Signed & completed membership form - One application per new or renewing member.
    2020 New Membership form
    2020 Renewal Membership form
  2. One of the following items listed below (a to d) which shows proof of Open AMA Membership valid from date of application through Dec 31, 2020 or later.
    1. Copy of AMA card.
    2. Duplicate AMA card provided on your AMA renewal paperwork
    3. Copy of payment receipt. This receipt must show AMA expiration date.
    4. Copy of membership verification from the AMA website found Here

      NO Park Pilot Program Membership Accepted!
  3. Paper copy of your valid FAA registration card. Must not be expired at time of renewal. Login Here to print your FAA UAS card. 
  4. Check, Money Order, Cashier’s Check. Made payable to PVMAC. It is recommended that you do not send cash through the mail.
  5. (new members only) Picture (head shot-Full face in Color)-This will be printed on your membership Card.  If Digital, In JPG format.

 Any application for new or renewal membership which is missing any of items 1 to 5 will be returned unprocessed.

Emailed applications are not accepted

Mail to:

   P.V.M.A.C. 
   P. O. Box 2707
   Chino, CA 91708-2707

For questions regarding membership please email Tom Marcure at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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