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  • District IX Camp AMA Scholarship Fund March 19, 2019
    Terry Wiles and his wife won an AMA Goldberg award with a check for $200. After receiving the award with the check, the Wiles decided that they wanted to give back to the District IX Camp AMA Scholarship Fund. In the fall of 2015, Jim Tiller was new to the AMA Executive Council. Tiller was […]
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  • Casa Grande RC Flyers Host Sixth Annual Air Show March 14, 2019
    The Casa Grande RC Flyers held their sixth annual Air Show on Saturday, March 9. The event was free to the public and the event benefitted The Valley Humane Society. The event raised thousands of dollars for the humane society. The Casa Grande RC Flyers is an AMA Gold Level Leader club. There were about […]
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  • Coming Soon!  The museum’s collection to you! March 13, 2019
    Contribution courtesy of  Maria VanVreede, Collections Manager at the National Model Aviation Museum The National Model Aviation Museum has been making a concentrated effort to share the museum’s collection with its members that are not able to make it to the museum in Muncie.  In the last several years, we’ve debuted a new virtual tour […]
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  • Giant Stein Adler Glider Takes Flight February 28, 2019
    A giant 76 pound, 25-foot wing spanned Stein Adler Glider took flight at the Pomona Valley Model Airplane Club in California during their Toys for Tots event. The glider was purchased by an AMA Member, Cal Orr, from the AMA Foundation at the Toledo show. Watch the video here.  
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  • Casa Grande RC Flyers to Host Their Biggest Air Show Yet February 21, 2019
    The Casa Grande Rc Flyers will host their 6th annual Air Show at their club field on March 9 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. There will be a swap meet the morning of the event. Admission is free and the event will benefit the Valley Humane Society. The Air Show will feature model aircraft […]
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  • AMA Foundation Auction and Exhibitor Auction AMA Expo East February 14, 2019
    The AMA Foundation will be hosting a live auction at 3:00 PM during AMA Expo East on Sunday, February 24. Airplanes will be sold as well as products donated by Graupner USA, Slimline Products, and SpecCNCat. Join Rovan RC at booths 409 and 411 from 2:00-2:30 PM for their own live auction. Money earned from […]
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  • Beresford Area Radio Flyers Receive Recognition and Reward Grant February 14, 2019
    The Beresford Aera Radio Flyers recently received an AMA club recognition and reward grant for $75. The club is located in Alcester, SD. The club recently donated $250 to The Beresford Area Transit/ROCS to help with their mission of providing transportation to local residents. The Beresford Area Transit has two vans and a 16 passenger bus […]
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  • January Flying For Good Featured Club February 12, 2019
    The Flying For Good featured January submission is the Casa Grade RC Flyers. The club is located in Casa Grande, AZ. The club hosted their first annual “Fly-In For Hospice” event on January 12 at the club’s field. The club invited other AMA members as well as other clubs to join them for flying and a […]
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  • Black Wings Exhibit at the National Model Aviation Museum February 11, 2019
    The National Model Aviation Museum will be hosting Black Wings: American Dreams of Flight, a Smithsonian traveling exhibition. The exhibit will be on display February 1, in celebration of Black History Month, and will run through March 31. The exhibition is based on the book Black Wings: Courageous Stories of African Americans in Aviation and […]
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  • AMA Foundation Welcomes David Martin into the Heritage and Legacy Societies February 7, 2019
    The AMA and AMA Foundation would like to welcome David Martin into the Heritage and Legacy Societies. David is an active member of the Cape Coral R/Seahawks club located in Cape Coral, FL. David is a retired SMSgt USAF reserve. He worked on b-52, KC-135, F-4, F-16 and C-5 aircraft doing sheet metal and fiberglass […]
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