A clipped-wing J- 3 Cub makes a flyby at the Rough River Dam State Resort
Park, which will be the site of this year’s Rough River Scale Rally.
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photos of the Mint Julep.
Rough River Scale Rally
All of the details have been worked
out between Rough River Dam State
Resort Park officials and Rough River
Scale Rally organizers to hold the event
May 16-17, 2015, in Falls of Rough,
Kentucky. This is a Scale fly-in. There
will be seminars on static models,
building tips, as well as flying. A full-scale runway is available. The park
closed for 2015,
but there are
This should be
a fun event! Dale
Arvin will be the
Check out the
NASA site, listed
in “Sources,” for
The dates for
Scale Classic have been announced. It
will be held September 25-27, 2015,
at the Lexington Model Airplane Club
field in Lexington, Kentucky. There will
be several invitation-only competition
classes made up of pilots who competed
in RC and Control Line Scale contests
held across the country.
There will also be classes that anyone
can compete in such as Fun Scale Open
and Fun Scale Novice. A themed event
for pre-World War II air racers will be
open to all pilots.
In my December 2014 column, the
caption for Guy Forshey’s Scale models
on page 106 should have read: Guy
Forshey with two of his 1/4-scale light
civil aircraft: his new Aeronca 15AC
Sedan (red/cream) and his Aeronca LC
(yellow). Sorry about the goof.
Fair skies and tailwinds.
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