This hands-on training course will provide public safety officers the knowledge needed to use UAS technology safely and effectively in their daily jobs.

Introducing the AMA Alpha! The Alpha is a rubber-powered airplane that provides amazing flight duration, controlled flight, and can easily be disassembled and taken home to fly again.

This online training course will provide commercial UAS pilots the knowledge needed to pass the FAA’s required Remote Pilot—small Unmanned Aircraft Systems certification standards test.

This hands-on training course will provide public safety officers the knowledge needed to use UAS technology safely and effectively in their daily jobs.

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!

Introducing our new educational resource for sUAS hobbyists, Learn sUAS!

Introducing a new STEM program from the Academy of Model Aeronautics, UAS4STEM!

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Learn about Life Weight and Thrust in this interactive game

Learn about Pitch, Yaw, and Roll in this interactive game

Learn to build the FPG-9 airplane in this interactive tutorial

ARCONIC Foundation International

The AMA has been awarded two grants from the ARCONIC Foundation, formerly ALCOA. The results have been AeroLab (see the video below) and our current project to provide aviation education kits to Arconics worldwide for use in classrooms.

The first mass produced model airplane engine was designed and built by 16-year old Bill Brown, Jr. His friend, Maxwell Bassett designed model aircraft to test the engines. In 1933, flying with a gas engine, Max won the Mulvihill, Cabin model Stout, and the Moffeft International Trophy because the rules did not yet stipulate the type of power.