FAA Registration is due by February 19th

As a reminder, the FAA UAS registration deadline is February 19. All model pilots who use a ground-control system with a communications link such as an RC transmitter, that is over 0.55 pounds (or 250 grams) and less than 55 pounds, are required to register. This...

Continuing efforts to address UAS regsitration

Dear Members, Last month the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced that it would require owners of model aircraft to register with the agency by February 19. AMA participated in the task force designed to provide recommendations to the FAA on the...

Academy of Model Aeronautics Member Communication

Dear Members, As you know, we have been working with our legal counsel and the FAA to find a solution for our members on the registration rule. To date, FAA has agreed in principle to several proposed initiatives that will help ease this process for our members....

2016 Membership Dues

REMINDER: 2018 Membership Dues Membership dues must be paid by Jan 31st, 2016 Junior Membership: $0.00 (18 years of age and under as of January 1st, 2016) Open Membership: $75.00 You must provide proof of AMA Membership at time of...