AE-1's are great for a beginner film camera, even advanced photography. That being said, if you want more options when it comes to lenses (modern) you can find Canon K1's and T1's all day long sub $50 on eBay. These are great film SLR cameras, I purchased my K1 new for around $200 7 years ago.
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Originally Posted by lmartin
i think you will be fine. Fed Ex was always good to me until my wifes dog bit the driver. they usually don't avoid you unless they have a reason.