Forest Fury Hits Central New York!

Join us on September 30th for Drone Info Day & the kick-off of FOREST FURY – FREE Admission!  drone info day flyer We’re finalizing preparations so we can share great info from area organizations along with an introduction to this season’s Team Drone Challenge!  Get ready!  We’re set to offer 2 full 30×60′ fields for... Read More

2018 Drone Info Day

We’re pleased that our friends at the SUNY AMA Model Aviation Student Club have graciously agreed to host the 3rd Annual Drone Info Day in the SUNY Student Center on September 30th, Noon to 3:00pm!  SUNY AMA will be inviting area commercial drone tech organizations to display their information & share job opportunities, both current... Read More

Beginner Practice Exercises

Suggested exercises for those working with Tiny Whoop class drones – Floor Scoot Fly across an open floor space staying on or close to the ground to practice working the directional controls.  Use an open hallway, classroom space or gym.  Attempt without or with obstacles.     Hover Using the left control (throttle) maintain a... Read More

FAA UAS Registration Update – December 12, 2017

On December 12, 2017, President Trump signed legislation that will reverse the earlier court ruling in the John Taylor case and restore the FAA’s UAS registration requirement, including for AMA members. AMA believes that registration makes sense at some level, but has pushed for a more reasonable threshold. While we address these issues, members will... Read More