Bay City Flyers Overview
Bay City Flyers (BCF) is a non-profit radio control (RC) flying club. BCF is chartered by the ACADEMY OF MODEL AERONAUTICS (AMA, www.modelaircraft.org), the world's largest sport aviation organization, and is recognized by AMA as a Gold level Leader Club.
BCF operates the flying field affectionately called Area 52, located approximately 8 miles north of Land O’Lakes, in the Tampa Bay area. See the “Our Flying Site” tab for more information about the field and don't miss the recent interactive, 360 degree panoramic photo of Area 52.
Electric Fly-in 2016
To see more details about this event, download the flyer (in .pdf format) by clicking here.
To review the requirements to join or renew your membership, click here.
To download the Membership form (for either Renewal or New Member application), click here.
The FAA registration is a requirement for all people flying model aircraft. According with the FAA guidelines, members need to list both the AMA number and the Federal registration number on their aircraft, at least until a new registration process is finalized with the FAA.
For FAA registration, the official website is at: https://registermyuas.faa.gov/
Questions and Answers on the UAS registration can be found on the FAA website, at: https://www.faa.gov/uas/registration/faqs/
The AMA position on the registration process is summarized at: http://amablog.modelaircraft.org/amagov/2016/01/11/update-uas-registration-frequently-asked-questions/