The Academy of Model Aeronautics is a world-class association of modelers organized for the purpose of promotion, development, education, and advancement of modeling activities.
The Academy provides leadership, organization, competition, communication, protection, representation, recognition, education, and scientific/technical development to its members.
We, the members of the Academy of Model Aeronautics, are the pathway to the future of aeromodeling and are committed to making modeling the foremost sport/hobby in the world.
This vision is accomplished through
· Partnerships with its valued associates, the modeling industry, and governments;
· A process of continuous improvement;
· A commitment to leadership, quality, education, and scientific/technical development; and
· A safe, enjoyable modeling environment.
The above information was taken from the November 2002 issue of Model Aviation