The AMA welcomes you to discover flight!

Learn how to build a tricopter V2.6HV! David goes through step by step details of how to build a multirotor featuring wooden booms and a custom vibration-dampening camera tray.

Model Aviation and Park Pilot Editor-in-Chief Jay Smith visits Torrey Pines to enjoy slope soaring. Read about Jay's trip in the March 2014 issue of Model Aviation.

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!

AMA's National Electric Fly-in held at the International Aeromodeling Center in Muncie, Indiana.

In this Hobby Express video, Mike Hines demonstrates how to cover a model airplane wing.

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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.

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