AMA Leader Club Program

Current requirements for the Leader Club Program are as follows.

  1. Clubs must have been chartered by AMA for a minimum of five years.
  2. Club membership must be open to all AMA members and not limited to a certain number.
  3. Clubs must develop and post Safety and Operational Rules at their flying sites.
  4. Clubs must file a copy of Safety and Operational Rules at AMA Headquarters.
  5. A club’s flying field must have separate areas for fliers and spectators, clearly marked as such.
  6. The AMA Safety Code must be posted and visible at the club field.

A club's District Vice President may waive one of the preceding requirements.

If your club is interested in qualifying as an AMA Leader Club, please contact Marketing Partner Lead, 5161 E. Memorial Drive, Muncie IN 47302; Tel: (765) 287-1256, ext. 272.

Leader Club Application - PDF document 708


2016 AMA Leader Clubs

Congratulations and thank you to all the clubs listed that qualified as 2016 AMA Leader Clubs. Your dedication and continuing support to modeling and your community is commended!

GOLD LEADER CLUBS

Aero Guidance Society, Inc., #441
Aero Radio Club of Syracuse, #442
Airmasters Model Airplane Club, #222
Alvin RC Modelers Association, #1307
Arizona Model Pilots Society, #1546
Arvada Associated Modelers, #399
Baltimore Area Soaring Society, #493
Barnyard Buzzards MAC, #2953
Bartholomew County Radio Control Fliers, #4779
Beltzville Flying Society Machine, #1783
Beresford Area Radio Flyers, #2577
Bergen County Silent Flyers, #2768
Binghamton Aeros, #2187
Black Sheep RC Modelers, #3032
Blennerhassett Area RC Club, #2028
Blue and Gray Miniature Aircraft Squadron, #3410
Blue Max RC Flying Club, #1040
Calumet Flyers, Inc., #1282
Cape Coral R/Seahawks, #543
Carlisle Aeromodelers, #1424
Central Carolina RC Modelers, #1257
Charlotte Aeromodelers Inc., #710
Chesapeake Bay Radio Control Club, #326
Cloudbusters Model Airplane Club, #1911
Coachella Valley RC Club, #2458
Colonial Virginia Aeromodelers, #1474
Corsair Model Aircraft Club, #502
District of Columbia Radio Control Club, #329
Edgewood Flyers, #3346
El Paso Radio Controllers, #1043
Electric Powered Aeromodelers, #4372
Eugene RC Aeronauts, #530
Fauquier Aero-Recreation Modelers, #1654
Finger Lakes Air Pirates, #101
First Weedwacker Aero Squadron, #1651
Fluvanna County Radio Control Flying Club, #4113
Fort Bend Radio Control Club, #615
Fort Worth Thunderbirds Radio Control Association, #1217
Fox Valley Aero Club, #252
Fredericksburg Aeromasters, #1552
Fresno Radio Modelers, #692
Giant Aircraft Specialists, #1730
Greater Southwest Aero Modelers, #1140
Harbor Soaring Society, #128
Havasu Sport Flyers Association, #4075
Highland Lakes Flyers, #2317
Hill Hoppers Flying Club, #658
Hutch Bunch RC Club, #1261
Indianapolis R/C South, #903
Jersey Coast Sport Fliers, #1265
Johnstown R/C Club, #718
Kansas City Radio Control Association, #390
Kent County Aeromodelers, Inc., #198
Kent Radio Aeromodelers Club Inc., #362
Longmont Electric Aircraft Flyers, #4648
Loudoun County Aeromodelers Association, #799
Macon Aero Modelers, Inc., #3114
Mercer County Radio Control Society, Inc., #422
Mid Arkansas Radio Control Society, Inc., #107
Mid-Hudson Radio Control Society, #703
Midland RC Modelers, #147
Millersburg RC Modelers, #2959
Miramar Radio Control Flyers, #3496
MMRCHA, #4966
Morganton Aeromodelers, #4679
Mt. Washington Valley R/C Club, #2659

Nacogdoches Aeromodelers, #2305
Nampa Model Aviators, #2719
New Canaan RC Society, #1455
North Dallas Remote Control Club, #1238
North Eastern Drone Society, #187
North Texas Aeromodelers, #1659
Northern Virginia Radio Control, Inc., #636
Ocean County Modelers, #775
Omahawks RC Club, #4736
Oneonta RC Flyers, #3210
Orange Coast R/C Club, #1330
Owatonna R/C Modelers, #2367
Palm Beach RC Association, #1016
Pomona Valley Model Airplane Club, #142 
Pontiac Miniature Aircraft Club, #367
Propsnappers R/C Club, #871
R.A.M.A.C., #429
R.A.M.M., #731
Radio Control Club of Detroit, #368
Radio Control Club of Rochester, #465
RC Propbusters, #191
Red Baron RC Modelers, Ltd., #1358
Rend Lake RC Club, #240
Rich Valley R/C Club, #2303
Richardson R/C Club, #623
Rochester Aeromodeling Society, #468
Rock Valley R/C Flyers, #828
Rogue Eagles RC Club, #534
Rutland County RC Flyers, #3090
Santa Fe Dam RC Modelers, #988
Seminole RC Club, #216
Sky Kings R/C Club, #4693
Sky Rovers Flying Club, Inc., #469
Skymasters R/C of Michigan, #970
Sonoran Desert Flyers Inc., #3249
Southern Tier Aero Radio Society, #563
Spirits of St. Louis RC Flying Club, #396
Stone Mountain Radio Control Flyers, #4454
Temecula Valley Flyers, #2484
Texas Chiefs Model Airplane Club, #1732
Thorncreek R/C Club, #723
Three Rivers Area Model Planes Society, #3999
Tidewater Radio Control Club, #641
Traverse Area Model Pilots Society, #1091
Tri City Flyers, #850
Triad Aeromodelers, Inc., #3467
Tri-Country RC Flyers, #1308
Tri-County RC, #344
Tri-Valley RC Modelers, #170
Tucson Radio Control Club, #112
United Flying Organization, #1025
Utah Valley Aeromodelers, #2834
Valley R/C Model Club, Inc., #580
Wausau RC Sportsmen, #671
West Alabama Aero Modelers, #1352
Whitewater Valley RC Club, #303
Wind Walkers R/C, #4744
Winnebago RC Flyers, #1269
Wintonbury Flying Club, #1108
Wolverine Skyhawks, Inc., #1514
Yuma Aeromodelers, #320

SILVER LEADER CLUBS
Clinton Model Aviators, #1206
Jetero RC Club, Inc., #1218
Lake County Modelers and Flyers, #5117
McMinn County Radio Control Assocation, #1596
Southern Arizona Modelers, #1191
Wawayanda Flying Club, #3916
BRONZE LEADER CLUBS
New Bern Aeromodelers, #2361 Radio Control Club of Connecticut, #190