It's renewal time! Renewals are due by January 31!
Join SASS Now!
SASS is pleased to announce a reduction in dues effective for 2017.
New members are $50 for the first year, and renewing members are
$100. All memberships include immediate family members, and people
18 and under may join for free. If you're not local to the Seattle
Area, associate memberships renew at $75 year. Finally, if paying
dues every year is a big hassle, for $2000 you can become a
What do I need to do to join?
Follow the checklist in the right column. More details? Read on:
In order to become a member, you must first be a member of the
Academy of Model
Aeronautics (AMA). The AMA is the national sanctioning body for aeromodelling in
the United States, and membership provides insurance to both the
individual and the club. Beyond that, the AMA has a terrific
monthly magazine and a proud history in aviation stretching back to
If you wish to fly at Carnation Farm, you will need to fill out,
pay for, and pass a criminal background check. This is a
requirement of our lease with the property holder. You do not need
to do this if you don't plan to fly at Carnation Farm. Please note
that the fee for the background check is paid to Carnation Farm,
and not to SASS, and is the responsibility of the member.
Please also read the Carnation Farm Rules, and sign the last
Finally, you'll need to fill out and send in the SASS membership
form and pay the dues. You may send the dues by check, or pay with
the convenient PayPal button.
You may pay via PayPal without having a PayPal account: PayPal
will ask for a valid credit or debit card number.
Yearly renewal payments
must be received by January 31. A 10% late fee will be assessed
on all payments received after that date.
There is usually a contest fee
associated with participation in a contest. For details, visit our
All memberships are
non-transferable and non-refundable.