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  • AMA Junior Camp 2021 April 5, 2021
    AMA Junior Camp 2021AMA Jr. Camp 2021 was is an online, virtual camp experience, developed and presented by the Academy of Model Aeronautics. It was designed to be a fun, preparatory course for youth ages 5-13 to learn model aviation fundamentals that will help to prepare them for future, more advanced aeromodeling opportunities.
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  • Authorized AMA STEAM Program February 19, 2021
    Authorized AMA STEAM ProgramThe AMA Education Department proudly recommends the following AUTHORIZED AMA STE(A)M PROGRAM partners who promote the highest standards of STEM/STE(A)M education utilizing model aviation as an integral part of the curriculum.
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  • AUTHORIZED AMA STE(A)M PROGRAM February 19, 2021
    Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics are crucial for the development of our youth, communities, and country. Fortunately, model aviation and the disciplines it represents are perfectly suited to teaching these principles in fun and exciting ways. The AMA Education Department proudly recommends the following AUTHORIZED AMA STE(A)M PROGRAM partners who promote the highest standards […]
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  • AMA BETA February 16, 2021
    AMA BETAIntroducing the AMA BETA, our next generation free flight flyer! This model is perfect for beginners and experts alike. The BETA provides a stable platform for both indoor and outdoor flights and features our 20:1 winder, 1/8” FAI rubber, updated nose bearing, cambered airfoil, and polyhedral wing, this aircraft is sure to exceed all […]
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  • AMA Junior Camp January 19, 2021
    AMA Junior CampAMA Jr. Camp is an online, virtual camp experience, developed and presented by the Academy of Model Aeronautics. It is designed to be a fun, preparatory course for youth ages 5-13 to learn model aviation fundamentals that will help to prepare them for future, more advanced aeromodeling opportunities
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  • The AMA Podcast November 6, 2019
    Join AMA Education Director Kyle Jaracz and Model Aviation Executive Editor Jay Smith as we discuss the various model aviation simulators and how they can improve your skills! LISTEN NOW
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  • AMA Expo West August 26, 2019
    AMA Expo West is the largest radio-control model and hobby event! We are at a new location with all-new events taking place. AMA Expo West features outdoor flying, drone racing, RC cars and trucks, trains, a boat pond, night flying, full-scale flyovers and 105,000 sq. ft. of exhibit space! Get your tickets now at amaexpo.com!  […]
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  • Rick Crosslin March 3, 2019
    Rick Crosslin, District Scientist in Residence at MSD Wayne Township, has received numerous awards recognizing him as a classroom teacher. His awards include 2015 TechPoint Foundation 2015 Bridge Builder Award, 2016 Creative Teaching Award Eli Lilly Foundation, a 2011 Academy of Model Aeronautics Education Outreach Appreciation Award, 2011 Society of Professional Journalism Best Medial/Science Reporting, […]
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  • What is Pattern? January 9, 2019
    AFS Top Separator: What is Pattern? Radio Controlled Precision Aerobatics is usually referred to as “Pattern” since a predetermined “Pattern” of maneuvers are flown. Some fly in a pattern competition to to try and win, but most fly to have fun and improve their flying skills. The Basics of Flying Pattern - MB Gosson, Syracuse, NY  AMA […]
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  • How to Build an Indoor Catapult-Launch Glider for Science Olympiad December 10, 2018
    How to Build an Indoor Catapult-Launch Glider for Science Olympiad Note: A video that demonstrates how to build an indoor catapult launch-glider is located at the end of this article. This particular indoor catapult-launch glider was originally designed for use in the 2013 Science Olympiad challenge, but it makes a great glider for anyone.   View the 2019 Science Olympiad […]
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