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Academy of Model Aeronautics provides free tutorials for DIY planes, rockets and kites

Posted at 11:00 AM, Jun 15, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-15 11:00:55-04

For kids who want to soar to new heights, the Academy of Model Aeronautics can keep kids looking up as they learn about model aircraft and drones.

The Academy of Model Aeronauticshas put together several quick projects using materials folks probably already have at home, including how to build model planes, balloon rockets, kites, and more.

AMA is the world’s largest association of hobbyists who fly model airplanes and drones for fun and educational purposes. The organization has a robust “Flight School” program which helps teach people who are new to the hobby and provides many STEM resources for educators and parents.

AMA is also offering a free, virtual model aviation camp experience in July: Camp AMA 2020.

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