May 1, 2007
AOPA's Automatic Annual Renewal Program is your ticket to a stress-free, hassle-free membership experience, because the program
In addition, AOPA reinvests the savings resulting from fewer mailings and membership drives to put toward member services and ongoing efforts to protect general aviation.
For more information on AOPA's Automatic Annual Renewal Program, visit the Web site.
You spoke. We listened. In light of increasing costs to general aviation, the AOPA Aircraft Financing Program has lowered interest rates in several loan segments to make aircraft ownership more affordable. AOPA Aircraft Financing can expedite your aircraft purchase with an easy application process and quick credit decision. Whether you're buying a light sport aircraft or a very light jet, or any aircraft in between, make the AOPA Aircraft Financing Program your choice for financing. With 10 years of experience, Bank of America is the preferred lender for AOPA and supports general aviation. It's easy to apply; call 800/62-PLANE (627-5263) today and speak to one of the financing experts or apply online. We'll even pay your AOPA member dues on loan amounts that are more than $20,000.
Planning to challenge yourself by flying to see the scenic wonders, vast vistas, and rugged wildlife that Alaska offers? AOPA's Pilot Information Center (PIC) can help. AOPA's online resource is the smart place to start your flight planning, whether you need information on Alaska's many regions or want to explore the attractions Alaska promises. You'll find information on
AOPA also has online information on mountain flying and survival gear if you'll be spending time in the bush. When you return from your adventure, be sure to tell your story on the PIC's trip-reports section — you'll find other members' experiences here too.
For more information on flying to Alaska, visit the AOPA Pilot Information Center online.
TOLL-FREE PILOT INFORMATION CENTER Call 800/USA-AOPA (872-2672) Click www.aopa.org
NEW ADDRESS? Send your new address and AOPA membership number to AOPA, 421 Aviation Way, Frederick, Maryland 21701-4798 Fax 301/695-2375 Click www.aopa.org/coa-form.html
AOPA AIR SAFETY FOUNDATION Call 800/638-3101 Click www.aopa.org/asf/
AOPA CREDIT CARD PROGRAM Call 800/523-7666 Click www.aopa.org/info/cc/
AOPA AIRCRAFT INSURANCE Call 800/622-AOPA (622-2672) Click www.aopa.org/aircraftinsurance.html
AOPA LEGAL SERVICES PLAN Call 800/USA-AOPA (872-2672) Click www.aopa.org/legalservices.html
AOPA ONLINE TRAVEL Click www.aopa.org/travel/
OTHER AOPA MEMBER PRODUCTS Call 800/USA-AOPA (872-2672) Click www.aopa.org/memberproducts/
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