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Posted: 2017-11-16 14:55:47
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Below are the results of this year’s AMA election. Executive Vice President Randy Cameron 9,807 Lawrence Tougas 5,962 Others 70 District III Vice President Mark Radcliff 1,471 Others 27...
Posted: 2017-11-06 20:32:53
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The Academy of Model Aeronautics is now serving the commercial drone community and pilots by offering membership benefits for those who fly for business. Now AMA members can purchase commercial...
Posted: 2017-10-07 14:30:28
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There is misinformation circulating on social media with a link to an AMA election ballot and instructions for people to download it, vote and mail it to the AMA. This is not an official AMA...
Posted: 2017-07-28 14:16:44
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2018 Control Line Team Manager Nominations
Control Line Team Members, Committee Members and Participants: Teams have been chosen for the Speed, Race and Combat portions of the 2018 Control Line Team. However, the Aerobatic portion will...
Posted: 2017-05-10 17:39:04
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2017 Recipient of the FAI Aeromodelling Gold Medal – Bob Brown
During the recent Plenary meeting of the FAI/CIAM Bob Brown was awarded the FAI Aeromodelling Gold Medal. This Medal, established in 1987, may be awarded for outstanding merit in organization...
Posted: 2017-05-10 17:19:56
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2019 World Championship for Free Flight Models to be held in the US
During the recent Plenary meeting of the FAI/CIAM the Academy of Model Aeronautics won the bid to host the FAI 2019 F1ABC WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP for Free Flight Models.  The location of the event...
Posted: 2017-05-02 16:42:51
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1st FAI Drone Events Organizer Meeting held in Lausanne
The 1st FAI Drone Events Organizer Meeting was held on 29 and 30 April 2017 at the Maison du Sport International in Lausanne, Switzerland. Representatives from FAI gathered with experts and organizers...
Posted: 2017-04-12 13:38:10
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Nearly $20,000 in RC equipment stolen from Niles house
By Travis Robinson | FULL STORY  I’m sure most of us out there have spent hours to complete something that makes us proud or happy. This week, one Niles man had something that took...
Posted: 2017-03-29 21:04:29
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2017 World Championship USA FAI Free Flight Team
The current United States FAI Free Flight team is preparing to compete in the World Championships at Szentes, Hungary on Aug 9 through Aug 11, 2017. The AMA and the Team Selection Program’s...
Posted: 2017-03-29 13:55:10
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Record Breaking Year at EAA’s Family Flight Fest Fun
It was a record setting year with 1,678 people visiting the EAA Aviation Museum for Family Flight Fest 2017 March 18-19. Visitors got to see and do a little bit of everything: watching an indoor...