Tag Archives: Academy of Model Aeronautics

EAA Recommendations Included In FAA Remote ID Rule

Published online Midwest Flyer Magazine – February/March 2021 OSHKOSH, WIS. – Many provisions that the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) recommended to proposals to integrate Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS), commonly known as drones, into the national airspace system, were included in … Continue reading

Posted in EAA & AirVenture, February/March 2021, Sections, Sections, Unmanned Aircraft Systems, What’s Up @ EAA! | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Preservation & Promotion of Our Nation’s Airports

by Kyle Lewis Regional Manager for Government Affairs & Airport Advocacy Great Lakes/AOPA Published in Midwest Flyer – October/November 2018 issue            As a pilot, you learn to expect certain things. One of those expectations is finding … Continue reading

Posted in AOPA Great Lakes Report, Columns, Columns, October/November 2018 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

EAA & Academy of Model Aeronautics Sign Memo of Understanding To Promote Flying

OSHKOSH, WIS. – The Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) and Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) have signed a memorandum of understanding that expands the organizations’ joint efforts to bring the possibilities of flight to more people. The new memo outlines areas … Continue reading

Posted in EAA & AirVenture, Education, February/March 2016, Sections | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Drones/Unmanned Aircraft (UAS)/Model Aircraft

by Rick Braunig, AvRep Every pilot should know that drones are being flown in the United States. LeSueur County is flying them at 600 feet, Excel Energy has a Certificate of Authority (COA) to fly their power lines, Burlington Northern … Continue reading

Posted in Aircraft, Aug/Sept 2015, Columns, Columns, MN Aeronautics Bulletin, Technology | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

33 Organizations Call On FAA To Expedite Rulemaking For Unmanned Aircraft Systems

ARLINGTON, VA – The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) and the Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) have joined 31 other organizations and sent a letter to the FAA encouraging the agency to expedite the rulemaking process for unmanned … Continue reading

Posted in Government/Legislation, June/July 2014, Sections | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment