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Enjoy some highlights from Joe Nall Week 2016 at Triple Tree Aerodrome!

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Sean D. Tucker talks about flying drones safely.

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Airline captain Brad Lang explains the rules for flying drones safely.

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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.

In this first in a series of Tech Talks, Reed takes a closer look at wing design, and explains how the forces of flight make raceplanes fly...

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The first model aviation club was formed in 1908.. by a woman! Ms. Todd, from her childhood, was always interested in how things worked. She would disassemble toys, typewriters, and was once even scolded for using her mother’s scissors to cut wire. This interest in tinkering led her to design and patent a type writer copy holder in 1896. By the turn of the century her interest turned to aviation, and she began to experiment with rubber-powered models and airships. In 1906 she displayed one of her aircraft at the Aero Club of America show, held in Grand Central Palace, New York.

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