There are many benefits to joining the American Kitefliers Association, one is that you will receive the excellent journal, "Kiting" six times a year. Voted "outstaning publication" by the Kite Trade Association in 2000, the journal includes a kitevents calendar, kite plans, tech sheets, local club activities, committee and policy reports, a list of Member Merchants, and more.

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Understanding the basic elements of what makes a kite fly. Written for the May 1987 issue of "Kiting", by prolific writter H.B. Alexander. "To gain a basic understanding of kite aerodynamics the average kiteflier has to do two things........"

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