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About AMA
Education
Competitions
Membership
Safety & Member Benefits
Club Information
Model Aviation
Tax Exempt and IRS Documents
Turbines
Giant Scale
Large Model Airplane Program(over 55 pounds)
RC Combat
RC Racing
Other Aeromodeling Information
Park Flyers
Advanced Flight Systems Operations
Flying Sites
National Model Aviation Museum
Applications
Forms


About AMA

Doc # Document Description
001 AMA Bylaws
002 AMA Standing Rules
102 FYI - What is AMA?
103 Summary of AMA Benefits
104 Directions to the AMA
105 2015 Official AMA National Model Aircraft Safety Code
106 National Flying Site Rules
152 Model Aviation Hall of Fame (Award Application)
157 Special Interest Group Recognition Renewal Questionnaire
158 Special Interest Group Recognition Questionnaire
160 National Aeromodeling Heritage Program
161 National Aeromodeling Heritage Program Nominating Form
500-B AMA/MAAC - Mutual Agreement
540-C FAA Advisory Circular
540-D See and Avoid Guidance
555 Metal Blade Usage for Model Helicopters
704 Tips for Newcomers
715 Exploring Superfund Flying Sites: AMA/EPA Partnership Memorandum
717 AMA-Carl Goldberg Vital People Award
720 Team AMA Overview and Regulations
guide Newcomers Guide

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Education

Doc # Document Description
Charter Application
AC Supply Price List (Skystreaks, Jetstreams, and supplies)
2.4 Agreement
Additional Liability Protection
Radio Impound Standard
Officers Sheet
AMA Vision & Mission
MASC Requirements
Skystreak Modification Building Steps
Youth Membership Application
Club Contact Information Sheet
Take-Off and Grow Proposal/Application
Campapp.pdf
Insurance for Site Owners
153 Application for AMA Scholarship
500-A Insurance Summary (for individual members)
709 FYI - Running an AMA Cub Program
902 2015 Academy of Model Aeronautics Membership Enrollment Form
guide Newcomers Guide


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Competitions

AMA Competiton Regulations

Doc # Document Description
301 Online Sanction Guide
302 Application for Event Sanction (includes Application for Sanctioned Event Listing)
303 Application - Contest Director
304 Application for Non-Flying Event Listing
306 Application for Insuring Flying Site Owners or Events Sponsors for AMA Sanctions
307 Application for Possible AMA Record Performance - Outdoor Free Flight
308 Application for Possible AMA Record Performance - Indoor Free Flight
309 Application for Possible AMA Record Performance - RC Pylon Racing
310 Application for Possible AMA Record Performance - Control Line
311 Application for Possible AMA Record Performance - RC Soaring
312 Application for Possible AMA Record Performance - Electric
313 Contest Director`s Report (Form 10)
314 Flight Safety Declaration Form
315 Event Participation List (Form 11)
316 FAI Events (Form 12)
317 FAI Free Flight Time Report Form
319 Indoor FF 3-View Request Form
320 RC Pylon Racing Event Waiver Form
321 2015 AMA Enrollment Form - Sanctioned Events
333 Rules Change Proposal Form
540-B Set-Back Distances for Sport Pylon Racing
600 Requirements for RC Operation at Full Scale Airshows.pdf
 

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Membership

Doc # Document Description
500-A Insurance Summary (for individual members)
902 2015 Academy of Model Aeronautics Membership Enrollment Form
907 LEADER MEMBER APPLICATION.pdf
912 Membership Dues Policy
913 Life Membership Information
926 Custom AMA Numbers
Manual Membership Manual
 
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Safety & Member Benefits

Doc # Document Description
105 2015 Official AMA National Model Aircraft Safety Code
500 How to report an insurance claim
500-A Insurance Summary (for individual members)
500-G Report on Club Property Program
500-H Liability Insurance Protection for Paid Instructors
500-I Insurance & Incorporation Information
500-K Model Fliers and Neighbors
500-L Westchester General Liability Policy (1 Million)
500-LA Westchester Excess Liability Policy (1.5 Million)
500-M Chubb Accident/Medical Policy
500-N Fire, Theft & Vandalism Policy
500-O Insurance Questions on "What if" Situations
500-Q Annual Insurance Report
510-A Safety Regulations for Model Aircraft Gas Turbines
510-C AMA Rules for Design, Construction, and Operation of a Non-Production Gas Turbine Engines for RC and CL Models
510-Q Safety Regulations for Radio Controlled Pulse Jet Engines
535-B Flying Site Safety and Operational Rules
540-B Set-Back Distances for Sport Pylon Racing
540-D See and Avoid Guidance
555 Metal Blade Usage for Model Helicopters
716 Club Recognition and Reward Program Application
720 Team AMA Overview and Regulations
908 Safety Poster Information
 
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Club Information

Doc # Document Description
500-G Report on Club Property Program
500-K Model Fliers and Neighbors
505-A Local Clubs and Tax Exempt Status
505-D Sample AMA Club Additional Information for IRS Form 1024
535-A Guidelines for Bylaws for Chartered Clubs
535-B Flying Site Safety and Operational Rules
535-K Paintball Activities
540-D See and Avoid Guidance
706 Recommended RC Flying Site Specifications
708 Leader Club Award Application
709 FYI - Running an AMA Cub Program
713 Recommendations for AMA Chartered Clubs in Partnering with Park Flyers
714 Club Disaster Assistance Program
716 Club Recognition and Reward Program Application
717 AMA-Carl Goldberg Vital People Award
904 Application for Insuring Flying Site Owners or Event Sponsors
905 2014 Club Chartering Documents
908 Safety Poster Information
909 Dual Charter Information
910 Application for AMA Chartered Chapter Status
911 Flying at a Chartered Club Site
914 Club Roster Form
916 GPS Coordinates Form
917 Intro Pilot Program and Application
920 Suggestions for Duties of Club Officers
921 Introductory Pilot Instructor Criteria
922 Procedure for RF Interference Testing between Model Sites
923 Frequency Management Agreements
925 Club/Flying Site Description Form
927 AMA Sound/Noise Abatement Recommendations
 

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Model Aviation

Doc # Document Description
203 Model Aviation Subscription Request Form
204 Model Aviation Back Issue/Article Request Form
205 Photo Release Form
 

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Tax Exempt and IRS Documents

Doc # Document Description
ARTICLE: Your club as a nonprofit
505-A Local Clubs and Tax Exempt Status
505-B Obtaining a 501(c)(7) Federal Tax-Exemption Status
505-C IRS Form 1024 – Application for Recognition of Exemption
505-D Sample AMA Club Additional Information for IRS Form 1024
505-E IRS Form 8718 – User Fee for Exempt Organization Determination
505-G IRS Form SS-4 – Application for Employer Identification Number
505-I Articles of Incorporation
505-J Code of Regulations
 

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Turbines

Doc # Document Description
510-A Safety Regulations for Model Aircraft Gas Turbines
510-B AMA Regulations for Assembly and Operations of a Kit Built Turbine Engine for RC and CL Models
510-C AMA Rules for Design, Construction, and Operation of a Non-Production Gas Turbine Engines for RC and CL Models
510-D Fixed Wing - Turbine Waiver Application
510-F Rotary Wing - Turbine Waiver Application
510-I Control Line - Turbine Waiver Application
510-K AMA Accepted Designated Contest Directors for Turbine Sign-Off (Moved to Members Only Documents)
510-M AMA Turbine Waiver Holders (Moved to Members Only Documents)
510-N Revoked AMA Special Waivers for Turbine Operation (Moved to Members Only Documents)
510-O Fixed Wing - AMA Sanctioned Event Statement of Compliance
510-P Rotary Wing - AMA Sanctioned Event Statement of Compliance
510-Q Safety Regulations for Radio Controlled Pulse Jet Engines
510-R Pulse Jet Pilot Declaration
 

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Giant Scale

Doc # Document Description
515-A Required Safety Standards for Giant Scale Racing
515-B Racing Diagram
 

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Large Model Airplane Program(over 55 pounds)

Doc # Document Description
520-A AMA Large Model Airplane Program Requirements and Inspector Information
520-B Large Model Airplane Inspector List (Moved to Members Only Documents)
520-C Permit to Fly List (Moved to Members Only Documents)
 

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RC Combat

Doc # Document Description
525 Safety Code for Radio Control Combat
 

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RC Racing

Doc # Document Description
320 RC Pylon Racing Event Waiver Form
515-A Required Safety Standards for Giant Scale Racing
515-B Racing Diagram
530 Safety Code for General Radio Control Racing
540-B Set-Back Distances for Sport Pylon Racing
 

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Other Aeromodeling Information

Doc # Document Description
Team AMA Air Show Safety Document
How To Become A Chartered Team AMA Air Show Team
535-K Paintball Activities
540-A AMA Indoor RC Guidelines
540-C FAA Advisory Circular
540-D See and Avoid Guidance
600 Requirements for RC Operation at Full Scale Airshows.pdf
720 Team AMA Overview and Regulations
917 Intro Pilot Program and Application
921 Introductory Pilot Instructor Criteria
 

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Park Flyers

Doc # Document Description
545 Park Flyers Safe Operating Recommendations
713 Recommendations for AMA Chartered Clubs in Partnering with Park Flyers
918 Park Pilot Definition
919 Park Pilot FAQ
925 Club/Flying Site Description Form
 

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Advanced Flight Systems Operations

Doc # Document Description
Advanced Flight Systems Committee Report 101 (including 550, 560, and FAQs)
550 First Person View (FPV) Operations
551 First Person View (FPV) Operations for Indoor
560 RC Operation Utilizing Failsafe, Stabilization and Autopilot Systems
570 Advanced Flight Systems FAQs
580 System Licensing Guidance for FPV Flight
 

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Flying Sites

Doc # Document Description
540-A AMA Indoor RC Guidelines
540-D See and Avoid Guidance
706 Recommended RC Flying Site Specifications
712 Flying Site Grant Application
714 Club Disaster Assistance Program
715 Exploring Superfund Flying Sites: AMA/EPA Partnership Memorandum
904 Application for Insuring Flying Site Owners or Event Sponsors
911 Flying at a Chartered Club Site
922 Procedure for RF Interference Testing between Model Sites
923 Frequency Management Agreements
925 Club/Flying Site Description Form
 

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National Model Aviation Museum

Doc # Document Description
803 MuseumPatronApplication.pdf
804 Artifact Submission Form
 

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Applications

Doc # Document Description
Take-Off and Grow Proposal/Application
152 Model Aviation Hall of Fame (Award Application)
153 Application for AMA Scholarship
302 Application for Event Sanction (includes Application for Sanctioned Event Listing)
303 Application - Contest Director
304 Application for Non-Flying Event Listing
306 Application for Insuring Flying Site Owners or Events Sponsors for AMA Sanctions
307 Application for Possible AMA Record Performance - Outdoor Free Flight
308 Application for Possible AMA Record Performance - Indoor Free Flight
309 Application for Possible AMA Record Performance - RC Pylon Racing
310 Application for Possible AMA Record Performance - Control Line
311 Application for Possible AMA Record Performance - RC Soaring
505-C IRS Form 1024 – Application for Recognition of Exemption
505-G IRS Form SS-4 – Application for Employer Identification Number
510-D Fixed Wing - Turbine Waiver Application
510-F Rotary Wing - Turbine Waiver Application
510-I Control Line - Turbine Waiver Application
708 Leader Club Award Application
712 Flying Site Grant Application
714 Club Disaster Assistance Program
716 Club Recognition and Reward Program Application
717 AMA-Carl Goldberg Vital People Award
803 MuseumPatronApplication.pdf
902 2015 Academy of Model Aeronautics Membership Enrollment Form
904 Application for Insuring Flying Site Owners or Event Sponsors
907 LEADER MEMBER APPLICATION.pdf
910 Application for AMA Chartered Chapter Status
917 Intro Pilot Program and Application
 

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Forms

Doc # Document Description
161 National Aeromodeling Heritage Program Nominating Form
203 Model Aviation Subscription Request Form
204 Model Aviation Back Issue/Article Request Form
205 Photo Release Form
313 Contest Director`s Report (Form 10)
314 Flight Safety Declaration Form
315 Event Participation List (Form 11)
316 FAI Events (Form 12)
317 FAI Free Flight Time Report Form
319 Indoor FF 3-View Request Form
320 RC Pylon Racing Event Waiver Form
804 Artifact Submission Form
916 GPS Coordinates Form
925 Club/Flying Site Description Form
926 Custom AMA Numbers
 

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