The AMA welcomes you to discover flight!

Dave Gee demonstrates how to modify a stock rubber powered model, including stretch winding the motor for better flight performance and holding a pylon race.

This video uncovers the workings, tools, and rationale of the scaled aircraft lab at NASA’s Armstrong Flight Research Center on Edwards Air Force Base. Watch commercial-off-the-shelf aircraft, one-of-a-kind designs, powered aircraft, and gliders take-off, fly, and land. The chief pilot and designer of the lab explains how and why they do what they do.

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Our own Tom Sanders presented two special scholarships to Wright Stuff competition winners at the 2015 National Science Olympiad Award Ceremony this past May.

Academy of Model Aeronautics AMA EXPO 2015 presented by Goprofessional Cases. Held at the Ontario Convention Center in Ontario California January 9th-11th, 2015. For more information, visit www.amaexpo.com

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The first contest for Radio Control flying was held in 1937

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