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  • AMA and EAA Young Eagles Build and Fly November 15, 2019
    For many of today’s experienced modelers, their early years of aeromodeling included building. Aircraft did not come out of the box ready to fly, and there was no such thing as a foamie. Building aircraft taught them how to use tools, which glues worked best, and how to cover their models. Now a new generation […]
    Ashley Rauen
  • AMA Expo West to Kick Off National Drone Safety Awareness Week October 10, 2019
    POMONA, Calif. – The 2019 Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) Expo West will take place at the Fairplex Exposition Complex in Pomona, California, on November 1-3. The event will kick off the inaugural National Drone Safety Awareness Week, a national campaign to educate the public about drone safety led by the Federal Aviation Administration. AMA […]
    Ashley Rauen
  • Casa Grande RC Flyers Winter Season September 3, 2019
    Expecting the return of the club’s winter membership and the area’s winter guests, the Casa Grande RC Flyers club is preparing for this coming season. Also, to facilitate the hundreds of visitors who attend the club’s many events, the city of Casa Grande installed informational directional signs at the intersections of Trekell and Arica roads […]
    Ashley Rauen
  • AMA Guide to Model Aviation at AirVenture July 19, 2019
    Your guide to Model Aviation at the largest air show in the world!  AirVenture kicks off Monday July 22, 2019. KidVenture Kids can experience hands-on, educational, and fun aviation-based demonstrations and presentations. Twilight Flight Fest The evening program will also include the Patriot Parachute Team, Red Bull Air Force skydivers, and 3D RC demonstrations. It […]
    Mark Benson
  • AMA Model Aviation Hall of Fame 2018 Class June 12, 2019
    Induction into the AMA Model Aviation Hall of Fame is one of the most prestigious honors that an AMA member can receive. AMA is pleased to announce the 2018 inductees: Tim Dannels, Robert Dodgson, Mark Freeland, Robert Kopski, and the late Cliff Telford. Established in 1969 to recognize those who have made significant contributions to […]
    Ashley Rauen
  • Everything you need to know about IMAC at Toledo April 2, 2019
    The International Miniature Aerobatic Club (IMAC) is offering novice classes! Experience a full-day flying event with the help and guidance of an experienced IMAC member.  Learn how to properly set up and prepare for precision flying! Visit Booth #178 at the Toledo Show: R/C Model Expo, April 5-7, and attend a Saturday seminar at 11 […]
  • Remembering Dave Mathewson, AMA leader, member, and friend October 22, 2018
    It is with great sadness that we share the news of Dave Mathewson’s passing on Sunday, October 21. Dave was an ardent modeler, he loved the hobby, loved AMA, and served the AMA community for many years. Dave served on the Executive Council as the District ll vice president for several years before serving as […]
  • AMA District III News: RCS Fest 2018 August 15, 2018
    AMA District III news September 2018 Model Aviation magazine. I recently attended a new event in Ohio called RCS Fest 2018. I first met event Contest Director Nathan Saylor and his wife, Abby, at the annual full-scale Vinton County Air Show in McArthur, Ohio. At the time, Nate inquired about the possibility of hosting a […]
    Mark Benson
  • AMA District III news: AMA & AOPA – Wings & Wheels 2018 July 30, 2018
    AMA District III news August 2018 Model Aviation magazine My month of May started with an air trip. I flew the Cherokee to Frederick, Maryland, with the goal to take in the Wings & Wheels event and talk with officials of the Aircraft Owners & Pilots Association (AOPA) about the common interests of model and […]
    Mark Benson
  • Changes underway at AMA’s website June 14, 2018
    Changes underway at AMA’s website At AMA, we know our online presence is an important resource for you and for the growth of the model aviation hobby. Recently, we’ve been working behind-the-scenes to retool and reinvent our online experience and are excited to announce that we’ll soon be releasing a new website at! Think […]