Youth Membership

Channel Islands Condors (CIC) is please to provide free Youth CIC club membership to Youth Members of the Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA).  Free AMA Youth Membership is valid through age 19.  The same holds true for CIC Youth membership.

AMA Youth Membership is available online at the following link:

The AMA website also provides a link for free student membership in the  Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA).


  • AMA Youth Membership
  • Completed CIC Youth Membership application (click here)
  • Attendance at orientation and safety briefing
  • Sign off on the Acceptance of Terms and Conditions
  • Flight training (no cost) if required
  • Demonstration of flight proficiency

FAA Requirements:

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit stuck down the FAA drone registration rule on 5/19/2017.   This means that FAA registration is no longer required.

Planes that you own and fly must be marked with your AMA number.

For further information or to get started, contact Al Hoff Email or any other club officer.