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All content on this site is Copyright © 1996 - 2014 The American Kitefliers Association (AKA).
All Rights Reserved.

Except as noted below, no portion of this web site, including downloadable documents, may be republished, in whole or in part, in any medium without the express written permission of the American Kitefliers Association.

The American Kitefliers Association web site is designed to provide information and details on AKA programs and policies. Additional information is available by contacting the national offices of The American Kitefliers Association.

The AKA is a nonprofit educational corporation. This web site is, therefore, designed to be noncommercial in nature. Some news of broad interest to the kite community may be provided by for-profit entities. This information is not intended as an endorsement of those businesses, and instead is listed as a service to readers.

www.aka.kite.org is the only official source of AKA documents and information on the world wide web.

These policies may be changed or ammended without advance notice.

Linking To The AKA Web Site

You are free to link to www.aka.kite.org without notifying us or asking permission. Links should be attributed to the American Kitefliers Association (AKA).
Please look at our Link To Us page for some suggested examples and easy to use code.

All links must be directly to the AKA site.

You may not, under any circumstances, download materials to other sites or hard-drives for users to link to there.

ANY PRESENTATION OF AKA MATERIALS THAT PRESENTS THEM WITH COMMERCIAL CONTENT ATTACHED OR
PRESENTS THEM SO THAT THEY APPEAR TO BE THE PROPERTY OR WORK OF ANOTHER IS ESPRESSLY FORBIDDEN.

Personal, Educational or Commercial Use

Personal Use

You may print pages from the AKA web site at no charge for your personal use only. However, you may not modify them in any way.

Educational Use

Teachers and educational institutions may print and distribute pages from the AKA web site at no charge for use by their students. However, you may not modify them in any way. The copyright notice and the URL for the document being distributed must appear on each.

Commercial Use

If any of the materials from this website are to be used in any manner for commercial purposes (that is, if any profit is connected to the use of the materials in any way, if any fee is charged, or if providing such materials enhances your commercial interests), then you must first have received explicit written permission.

You must provide the following information for consideration of your request for a non-exclusive license agreement to use of these materials. A license fee may be charged, depending on the request.

  1. Your name, address, and company name plus brief description of your organization.
  2. Number of separate documents you wish to copy (please list the URLs for each).
  3. Number of copies of each you will distribute.
  4. Fee you will charge, if any.
  5. Description of how the materials will be used and manner in which they will be distributed. If a fee will be charged, indicate what the fee will be and why you are requesting these materials. Please be as specific as possible to avoid delays in considering your request.

You may not use our graphics or visuals separate from the documents which contain them unless you have arranged to do so under a separate licensing agreement. This includes the AKA logo.

Inquiries should be sent to the national offices of The American Kitefliers Association.

Translation

If you wish to translate any of the materials on the website to another language you must first have received explicit written permission.

You must provide the following information for consideration of your request for a non-exclusive license agreement to to translate and use these materials. A license fee may be charged, depending on the request.

  1. Your name, address, and name plus brief description of your organization.
  2. Number of separate documents you wish to translate (please list the URLs for each).
  3. Number of copies of each.
  4. Fee you will charge, if any.
  5. Description of how the materials will be used and manner in which they will be distributed. If a fee will be charged, indicate what the fee will be and/or why you are requesting these materials. Please be as specific as possible to avoid delays in considering your request.

Your final translation must be true to the original without omissions or additions and must, in all cases, include:

  1. Our copyright
  2. The date of translation
  3. The following statement
    The American Kitefliers Association is not responsible for any errors in this translation.

Inquiries should be sent to the national offices of The American Kitefliers Association.

Privacy

The AKA respects your privacy and we want you to understand the ways in which we use and do not use information that you transmit when you visit our web site. The AKA automatically collects limited information about your computers connection to the Internet when you visit our site and we use such information for internal review in aggregate form. This tracking information is routinely gathered as visitors navigate through our site.

E-mail addresses and other personally identifying data about visitors to this site are known to the AKA only when voluntarily submitted or posted to us. The AKA uses this data voluntarily submitted by visitors to contact visitors who communicate with us. Personally identifying data is collected to enable the AKA to mail additional information about our association to visitors. We e-mail to visitors who provide us with their e-mail addresses for specific purposes such as responding to comments. Supplying such information is entirely voluntary. If you at any point no longer wish to receive communications from the AKA, simply forward your request to us at webmaster@aka.kite.org. We do not sell, rent, loan or transfer any personal information regarding visitors to any unrelated third parties. We will maintain the confidentiality of your personal identity information.

Children should be sure to ask their parents for permission before sending any personal information over the Internet.

Parents should supervise their children's online activities and consider using parental control tools available from online services and software manufacturers that help provide a child-friendly online environment. These tools can also prevent children from disclosing online their name, address and other personal information without parental permission.

Links to Other Sites
Our site includes links to other web sites whose privacy policies we do not control. Therefore, once you leave our site, use of any information you provide is governed by the privacy policy of the operator of the site you are visiting. That policy may be different than ours. You should contact that site directly for more information.

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