AMA topic-specific blogs

  • August 3, 2021: RC Helicopter August 3, 2021
    By Mike Unger Day 2 of the Heli Nats was one of the best days weather wise we have had in years at the Nats.  […]
  • August 2, 2021: Indoor Free Flight FAC Results August 2, 2021
    By Mike Welshans, FAC vice president The NFFS/AMA Indoor National Championships was held in Pontiac, Michigan, July 20– 23. The event was well attended with […]
  • 2021 UAS4STEM National Competition August 2, 2021
    Announcing the 2021 UAS4STEM National Competition Winners, Plus Big News for 2022 On Thursday July 29 and Friday July 30, students from across the US […]
  • August 2, 2021: RC Helicopter August 2, 2021
    By Mike Unger Well, it’s the beginning of August and that means it’s Heli Nats time again.  With COVID turning everything upside down last year, […]
  • July 30, 2021: Outdoor Free Flight July 30, 2021
    Wrap-up report by Rick Pangell Rain, rain, go away, and stay away … Leaving the motel in Muncie Thursday morning, the rain was coming down […]
  • July 29, 2021: Outdoor Free Flight July 29, 2021
    By Rick Pangell Okay, describe this day …  hot and humid with some great thermals and a lot of flying. Flight after flight by the […]
  • July 28, 2021: Outdoor Free Flight July 28, 2021
    By Rick Pangell Okay … second-guess the wind and move the NFFS trailer, but as all good Free Flighters know, the wind never shifts.  Ultimately, […]
  • July 28, 2021: Indoor Free Flight July 28, 2021
    Event recap by Rob Romash It has been a long haul, well nearly as I have a long drive home. Thinking back, we used to […]
  • July 27, 2021: Outdoor Free Flight July 27, 2021
    By Rick Pangell Mulvihill … Mulvihill flew all three age groups of Adult, Senior, and Junior for a wonderful showing.  Junior Caleb Finn flew for […]
  • July 26, 2021: Outdoor Free Flight July 26, 2021
    By Rick Pangell Being the first Outdoor Free Flight Nats in two years, there was a wonderful anticipation in the air.  Being there on Saturday, […]