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AMA Clubs Secretary Lois Mock explains some of the common mistakes that are made when completing the club renewal form.

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Litespeed Airshow is an indoor assembly program that uses STEM education to engage and inspire kids.

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A Cause-and-Effect Approach to Understanding Thriving and Declining Club Trends

A Cause-and-Effect Approach to Understanding Thriving and Declining Club Trends

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Sir George Cayley, often called the Father of Aeronautics, designed a helicopter powered by a bow-string mechanism with feather blades (similar to the reproduction shown here). Later, he experimented by flying a model with multiple adjustable surfaces, allowing him to understand how every change affected the model’s flight. This model is a ½ scale replica of his original 1804 model. Cayley used the data from these experiments to publish his On Aerial Navigation in 1809.