This tutorial is aimed at small free flight gliders and comparable rubber powered model airplanes such as the foam planes, but also simple balsa models as well.

A Model Aviation unit of study for grades 3-5

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

The AMA and EAA are working together to educate and ensure safety among hobbyists

This page serves as a resource for our education outreach volunteers, as well as any model aviation educator that is seeking guidance. Here you will find ideas, activities, and suggestions on how to deliver and promote our education outreach program at home, in the classroom, or out on the flying field!

Here you will find activities that will help you teach the basic science concepts of flight to your students!

The UAS4STEM Mid-Atlantic Regional was held at Helwig Field in Hollywood, MD, home of the Patuxent Aeromodelers, on April 23rd and 24th. As seen in the May 2016 episode of AMA Air.

Would you like to build your own glider using balsa wood and foam? Check this out!

NASA's Armstrong Flight Research Center engineers in Edwards, California, are working on an increasingly complex aircraft called the Preliminary Research Aerodynamic Design to Lower Drag, or Prandtl-D.
NASA has provided a report and files that contain geometry in an effort to allow others to build and analyze this aircraft design!

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FAA STEM-AVSED Program (Aviation & Space Education)

The mission of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is to provide the safest, most efficient aerospace system in the world.

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