(University Model Aviation Student Club) Announcing a brand new discounted membership program for students at colleges and universities! Enrollment begins in August for the 2015/16 school year. Click for more details!
The Flite Test Beginner Series is brought to you by Horizon Hobby. This is the 1st of a 10 part series that will walk you through everything you need to know about getting started in the R/C Flying Hobby!
Remember these safety tips when handling your lithium batteries.
How to Build the Curtiss CW-24B
Originally featured in the March 2015 issue of Model Aviation magazine, Laddie Mikulasko details how to build the Curtiss CW-24B. This is a scale of one of the U.S. Army's one-of-a-kind fighter aircraft.
Build Your Own Star Wars Drones!
Olivier C. provides step-by-step instructions on how he built his internet famous, Star Wars inspired quadcopters on his blog. And you can build one, too!
An eleven year old boy tells his story of how he became involved with the hobby of flying model aircraft.
How to Build an Indoor Catapult-Launch Glider for Science Olympiad
Instructions for creating the type of indoor catapult-launch glider needed for Science Olympiad. Also includes a material list and a video!
Wednesday, December 2, 2015 to Sunday, December 6, 2015
Register now for Camp AMA West!
How would you like to spend your days getting top-notch RC instruction from world-class pilots, and your evenings free to enjoy all Las Vegas has to offer? If you will be 19 years or older and this sounds like a dream vacation, then you will want to get the details about Camp AMA West!
Control Line (CL) model aviation can trace its roots back to the early tethered experiments of Victor Tatin, whose compressed-air powered model was flown round-the-pole in 1879. In the 1920s and 1930s aeromodelers began to take this a step further and actually try and control their whip and powered aircraft in flight. Learn more here!