Camp AMA for teenagers between the ages of 13 and 17 years old.
Virtual AMA junior camp for kids between the ages of 5 and 13.

AMA Jr. Camp 2021 was is an online, virtual camp experience, developed and presented by the Academy of Model Aeronautics. It was designed to be a fun, preparatory course for youth ages 5-13 to learn model aviation fundamentals that will help to prepare them for future, more advanced aeromodeling opportunities.

The AMA Education Department proudly recommends the following AUTHORIZED AMA STE(A)M PROGRAM partners who promote the highest standards of STEM/STE(A)M education utilizing model aviation as an integral part of the curriculum.

Introducing the AMA BETA, our next generation free flight flyer! This model is perfect for beginners and experts alike.

AMA Jr. Camp is an online, virtual camp experience, developed and presented by the Academy of Model Aeronautics. It is designed to be a fun, preparatory course for youth ages 5-13 to learn model aviation fundamentals that will help to prepare them for future, more advanced aeromodeling opportunities

Does your club want to introduce model aviation to its youth, newcomers, friends and neighbors? If you answered "yes," you will want to learn more about the AMA's TAG grant program.

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National Intercollegiate Flying Association (NIFA)

NIFA is a professional organization that provides a forum of competition and learning for aviation students.

The first mass produced model airplane engine was designed and built by 16-year old Bill Brown, Jr. His friend, Maxwell Bassett designed model aircraft to test the engines. In 1933, flying with a gas engine, Max won the Mulvihill, Cabin model Stout, and the Moffeft International Trophy because the rules did not yet stipulate the type of power.