Are you interested in knowing what the Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) has to offer? This video, which was created by AMA's Mark Benson, showcases the various types of model airplanes that members of the AMA community fly and shows how fun flying is!
Are you interested in flying remote control (RC) airplanes, but you do not know how to get started? You are not alone and the AMA is here to help. This article gives some beginner tips on how you can join this exciting hobby!
Have you been thinking about starting to fly RC helicopters? Here is a great video series to help you get started! AMA Youth Ambassador and world-class RC helicopter pilot Nick Maxwell provides suggestions for everything from choosing your first helicopter to selecting the right transmitter.
FLY-RC Magazine Building for Beginners – Part 1
Scott Copeland explains how to build model airplanes and read plans of these airplanes.
Radio controlled pylon air racing in San Diego, California. This promotional video was made to entice other San Diego RC clubs to get involved in pylon racing. For more information, race schedules, and rules, go to www.PylonAirRacing.com
Flite Test Simple Storch Build Video and Free Plans are Here
Step-by-step tutorial showing how to build the FT Simple Storch, the latest speed build swappable foam board classic warbird airplane from Flite Test.
Share the hobby! Get someone involved. Here is a link to the R/C Plane Beginner series episodes. (always FREE)
Foam Plate and Plastic Straw Gliders
Creating gliders from only foam plates and plastic straws held together with masking tape.
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!
When the AMA was founded in 1936, it only cost $3.00 for members over 21. Youth memberships were only $1.50.