This hands-on training course will provide public safety officers the knowledge needed to use UAS technology safely and effectively in their daily jobs.
DJI, the world’s leading maker of unmanned aircraft systems, and the Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA), the nation’s leading voice for aircraft modelers, have partnered to launch a joint program to promote safe and responsible drone operations, train public safety officers to use drones effectively, and support educational outreach efforts.
Introducing our new educational resource for sUAS hobbyists, Learn sUAS!
UAS4STEM: Search and Rescue Challenge
Introducing a new STEM program from the Academy of Model Aeronautics, UAS4STEM!
June 11th -17th, 2017 at the International Aeromodeling Center in Muncie, Indiana.
Camp is open to beginner through advanced pilots ages 13-19. Learn all about flying from our award-winning instructors. Space is limited; reserve your spot early!
(University Model Aviation Student Club) Announcing a brand new discounted membership program for students at colleges and universities!
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 to Sunday, June 25, 2017
The Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) and DJI, in collaboration with Fly-Robotics, will host an introductory small unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS) course, called UAS4PublicSafety, open to public safety officials from June 21 to 25 in Indianapolis, Indiana.
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!