We live in a changing world with new technologies. There are ways to leverage these new technologies to build the hobby, make more people aware of the fun of this type of flying, and serve the community through a wholesome learning activity. How can we involve youth and newcomers in free flight modeling?

AMA Flight School Certificate of Aeromodeling Achievement.

Here is an example certificate:

This brief article covers some strategic points in helping to make park flyers aware of your club.

Are you interested in running an AMA CUB program? This article acts as a guide to help you successfully run a CUB program that both you and the children in the program will enjoy.

The AMA has developed recommended duties and responsibilities for its Leader Members (LM) to best serve its members, clubs and programs. This article explains the vital role that a Leader Member plays in the AMA community.

Tony Stillman discusses an issue that an AMA club experienced regarding insurance coverage for flying sites.

When using public transportation to travel with your model aircraft, it is important to know the specific laws that the United States Transportation Security Administration enforces. This article discusses these specific laws and provides recommendations for traveling with your model aircraft.

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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.