AMA - FAA Regulations and Information

News Release:

September 22, 2018 AMA News Release

2018 FAA Reauthorization Update

The new Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) reauthorization bill may impact our hobby.

Read the full announcement here


Click Here to view the entire revised bill H.R. 302


Want to Register With the FAA?

The Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) Small Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) registry is now online. According to the FAA website, registration is $5 per aircraft and is valid for three years.

Learn More at the FAA UAS "Getting Started" Page


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Join the AMA - Three Month Trial Memberships Are Available

There are lots of benefits which can be seen at their website. Adult membership is $75 and youth memberships are available.

Learn More, Join Online


December 15, 2015 AMA News Release:

UAS Registration Required as of December 21, 2015

Learn more about recent AMA and FAA unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) registration requirements:

"AMA Reacts to DOT UAS Registration Rule"


December 14, 2015 AMA News Release:

News from the AMA Government Relations and Advocacy Team:

"AMA and the FAA Registration Process"