163 Model Aviation JULY 2017 ModelAviation.com sponsored by HOW-TO issue
MEDFORD PAT TERN CLASSIC. Site: Agate
Sky ways. Arthur Kelly CD PH: 541-905-2954
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit: rogue-eagles.
org. Sanction #17/1058. Events; 401-404, 406 (O).
5th Annual NSRCA D8/D7 rumble on the Rogue
shootout. Bring your A game. Sponsor: ROGUE
EAGLES RC CLUB INC
9/30/2017 - 10/1/2017 -- Tanguet, OR (AAA)
FALL ANNUAL FREE FLIGHT CON TES T.
Site: Parkers Field. Bruce Hannah CD PH:
541.504.7180 Email: email@example.com. Visit:
#17/1246. Events; 101-105, 120, 124, 140, 142,
154-155, 165 (JSO). AMA, NEFS, and SAM events.
Row, gas, and rubber Golden Age event. Heman
HLG event. Other specialty events. Bean feed
on Saturday evening. Sponsor: WILLAME T TE
9/2/2017 - 9/3/2017 -- Centre Hall, PA (AA)
S TATE COLLEGE IMAC-2017. Site: Centre Airpark.
Jon Guizar CD PH: 570-263-0353 Email: jon@
ncc-bridges.com. Visit: scrc-club.com. Sanction
#17/1238. Events; 411-415 (O). Alternate
sequences will be used for all events. Sponsor:
S TATE COLLEGE RC CLUB
9/24/2017 -- Philadelphia, PA (C) GATHERING OF
MUS TANGS AND WARBIRDS. Site: Benjamin
Rush State Park. Aleksey Lomov CD PH: +1-267-
577-0300 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit:
neprcc.com. Sanction #17/1008. All Warbirds
are welcome, any size, any po wer. AMA legal.
AMA safety rules are applied. Sponsor: THE
NORTHEAST PHILADELPHIA RC CLUB
9/30/2017 - 10/1/2017 -- Oxford, PA (C)
OC TOBERFES T FUN FLY AND VIN TAGE RALLY.
Site: Johnson Field. Mike Denest CD PH: 610-
316-3570 Email: email@example.com. Visit:
cloudkingsrc.com. Sanction #17/996. Featuring
planes eligible for Vintage RC Society and Society
of Antique Modelers airplanes. Awards for
concourse, pilots choice and best of show. Class III
Pattern per VR/CS rules. Lunch available on field.
Sponsor: CLOUD KINGS RC CLUB
9/15/2017 - 9/16/2017 -- Piedmont, SC (C)
FIRETOWER GIANT SCALE WARBIRDS FLY
IN. Site: Club Field. Timothy Murrell CD PH:
864.313.4957 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit:
fireto werflyers.com. Sanction #17/754. Giant scale
Warbirds in Military or civilian paint. Electrical
outlets for charging. Restrooms, overnight camping
no hook ups. Concessions available. Landing
fees $20. 90x1000 runway. Contact CD for more
information. Sponsor: FIRE TOWER FLYERS
9/30/2017 -- Gaston, SC (C) 15 TH ANNUAL JIM
CECIL MEMORIAL FLY IN. Site: 697 Cassidy Rd.
Walter Williams CD PH: 803-939-1476 Email:
w email@example.com. Visit: congareeflyer.com.
Sanction #17/224. Pilots meeting 9am. Landing fee
$20 includes lunch. Arrive before 9:45am to avoid
local parade traffic. Fly your aircraft to compete
for pilots choice and family choice awards. 60x600
grass runway. S wap and shop ok. Raffle prizes
too. Follow signs from Gaston, SC. Sponsor:
9/1/2017 - 9/3/2017 -- Eto wah, TN (C) FALL
FES T FUN FLY. Site: Mcminn County Radio
Control As. Richard Weir CD PH: 423-506-6905
Email: ra firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit: mcminnrcclub.
com. Sanction #17/1014. Come fly with us at
the friendliest event in the South. All day and
night flying fun. We will have a raffle with lots of
goodies to give away. Dry camping and food will
be available on site. Sponsor: MCMINN COUN T Y
RADIO CON TROL ASSN
9/2/2017 - 9/3/2017 -- Toone, TN (AA) CLOVER
CREEK IMAC CHALLENGE. Site: Clover
Creek Aerodrome. Gil Major CD PH: 912 604
1087 Email: email@example.com. Visit:
clovercreelaerodrome.net. Sanction #17/529.
Events; 411-415 (JSO). $40 For IMAC members.
1st time Basic competitors will be free. Unlimited
dry camping & RV’s welcome. Field will be open
Thursday & Friday for practice. Sponsor: CLOVER
CREEK R/C CLUB
9/8/2017 - 9/10/2017 -- Dickson, TN (C) M TRCCA
AIRSHO W/FLY-IN. Site: Dickson County Airport.
Augustus Tonan CD PH: 615.995.6291 Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit: mtrcca.org. Sanction
#17/618. This event is open to all AMA legal RC
models, from slow flyers to turbines. We have a
history of successfully integrating this range of
models in our events. We will be flying off a paved
taxi way. There will be ample pit space. Great door
prizes. Sponsor: MIDDLE TENNESSEE R/C CLUBS
9/9/2017 -- Henderson, TN (C) MAGIC VALLE Y AIR
FORCE FALL FLY IN. Site: Club Field. Max Hurst CD
PH: 731/989-3508 Email: email@example.com.
Visit: magicvalleyairforce.org. Sanction #17/849.
Paved run way, 40x575’ w/ additional grass,
concessions & restrooms on site. Sponsor: MAGIC
VALLE Y AIR FORCE
9/14/2017 - 9/17/2017 -- Toone, TN (C) AEROTOW
AT CLOVER CREEK. Site: Clover Creek Aerodrome.
Gil Major CD PH: 912 604 1087 Email: gilrmajor.
firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit: clovercreekaerodrome.net.
Sanction #17/530. Landing fees-$15 a day or $50
for all 4 days. Dry camping-$15 a night or $40 for
3 nights. CCA owns 2 tugs. Clover Creek’s main
run way sits on 200+ acres. For more information
contact John at email@example.com or CD by
email. Sponsor: CLOVER CREEK R/C CLUB
9/15/2017 - 9/17/2017 -- Tullahoma, TN (C) 13TH
ANNUAL HELI FUN FLY. Site: Club Field. Bobby
Elliott CD PH: 931.808.8892 Email: jamsinc@
charter.net. Visit: coffeeairfoilers.com. Sanction
#17/1313. Everyone is invited to Coffee Airfoilers
13th Annual Heli fun fly. Food, prizes and fun for
everyone. Laid back atmosphere whether you’re
a ne wbie or pro, come enjoy the fun. There will
be lots of people to ans wer questions. Sponsor:
9/16/2017 -- Chattanooga, TN (D) 2017 CRCC/
SISKIN FOUNDATION 6TH ANNUAL AIRSHOW.
Site: CRCC Flying Field. Anthony Bosco CD PH:
423-822-3087 Email: anthonybosco701@comcast.
net. Visit: crccflyers.org. Sanction #17/761.
CRCC’s community event featuring RC aircraft
demonstrations (turbine jets, fixed wing, helis,
3D etc.). Prizes, food, kiddie activities, food, ice
cream and local broadcast personnel. Sponsor:
CHATTANOOGA R/C CLUB
9/22/2017 - 9/24/2017 -- Knoxville, TN (C)
WARBIRDS OVER THE SMOKE Y MOUN TAINS.
Site: House Mountain RC. David Bryan CD PH:
828.514.1462 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Visit: housemountainrc.com. Sanction #17/559.
80” mono and 60” biplanes, jets welcome. $20
Landing fee, food available on site. Camping
available, no hook ups. Come fly off our 75 x 800 ft
well manicured run way. AMA required. Sponsor:
HOUSE MOUN TAIN RADIO CON TROL
9/28/2017 - 10/1/2017 -- Toone, TN (C) CLOVER
CREEK FALL FLY IN. Site: Clover Creek Aerodrome.
Gil Major CD PH: 912 604 1087 Email: gilrmajor.
email@example.com. Visit: clovercreekaerodrome.
net. Sanction #17/531. Once again, John and
Tina are opening Clover Creek for all to enjoy, big
birds, scale, helicopters, floats, RC cars, quads &
quad racing, RC boats, and foamies. $15 per day
landing fee, $50 for all 4 days. Camping $15 per
night or $40 for 3 nights. Sponsor: CLOVER CREEK
9/1/2017 - 9/2/2017 -- Austin, TX (C) ARCA FALL
BIG BIRD FLY IN. Site: Lester Field. Randall Larsen
CD PH: 512-921-2241 Email: racinbug53@hotmail.
com. Visit: austinrc.org. Sanction #17/129. It’s
back! The ARCA Fall Big Bird at Lester field. 80”
Single, 60” Biplane. $25 entry includes lunch, pilot
prizes, demonstrations, and Big Fun!. Its time to
bring the “Thunder” back to the skies of Austin!
Come and enjoy!
9/2/2017 - 9/3/2017 -- Lubbock, TX (A) JAMES
MEARS MEMORIAL COMBAST BASH. Site: 15th
& Inler. Bobby Mears CD PH: 806-778-5465 Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit: facebook.com.
Sanction #17/453. Events; 331 (JSO). Location; Lt
Col George Andrew Davis Jr Field. Ne w Super
Foras 1st & 2nd place. New airplane 3rd. Party
with food Saturday night at combat museum.
Lunch included Saturday. Sponsor: LLANO
ES TACADO MODEL AIRPLANE CLUB
9/7/2017 - 9/9/2017 -- Waco, TX (C) GREATER
SOU TH WES T JE T RALLY. Site: 3400 Overflo w Rd.
Larry Garrett CD PH: 254-717-7929 Email:
email@example.com. Visit: hotmac.org.
Sanction #17/716. 800x80 Paved runway, RV
hookups ( 16 30amp) $15 per night, restrooms,
concessions, awards (including new best electric
a ward). Registration $35 includes 1 lunch meal
ticket & pizza meal Thu PM, evening meals, Fri bbq
brisket/Sat shrimp boil $10 per plate. Sponsor:
HEART OF TEXAS MINIATURE AIRCRAFT CLUB
9/9/2017 -- Crosby, TX (C) PROP NUTS WARBIRD
FLY IN. Site: Prop Nuts Flying Field. Allan Smith CD
PH: 281-328-5770 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Visit: propnuts.com. Sanction #17/752. Any size,
any era in military or civilian schemes. Turbines
welcome with AMA waiver. Pilots meeting at 9am.
600x50 Grass runway with unlimited fly over
9/9/2017 -- Grapevine, TX (C) WARBIRDS OVER
GRAPEVINE. Site: 114th Aero Squadron. David
Halker CD PH: 954-729-7253 Email: dasdh@msn.
com. Sanction #17/582. 4th Annual Warbirds over
Grapevine. An Airshow and fundraiser for
Snowball Express. Well-groomed grass field.
Nearby hotels and camping facilities. $25 Landing
fee includes great lunch. Door prizes and big raffle.
Trophy for best “flying” Warbird.
9/9/2017 -- Kingsbury, TX (C) DAWN PATROL
RALLY. Site: 190 Pershing Ln. Dean Lukover CD PH:
Email: email@example.com. Visit: tricityflyers.
com. Sanction #17/225. Open to any aircraft in
military or civilian colors up to the period on 1925.
Grass field. Lunch will be included in the landing
fee of $20. Registration at 8am and flying will
begin after. Spectators and children are welcome.
Food and drink will be available for purchase. W WI
museum open. Children must be accompanied by
an adult. Sponsor: TRI CITY FLYERS
9/9/2017 -- Mansfield, TX (C) GOLDEN TRIANGLE
EF- 1 & CLUB 40 T WO POLE RACING EVE. Site: Jim
Fulton Field. Verne Bell CD PH: 817/599-9580
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Sanction #17/1361.
Will be flying a t wo pole 400ft course. Will follow
NMPRA- 1 rules. Also will be flying Club 40 races,
t wo separate events. Sponsor: GOLDEN TRIANGLE
9/10/2017 -- Temple, TX (C) TEMPLE AERO
MODELERS POKER FUN FLY. Site: Mc Gregor Park.
Douglas Staines CD PH: 254.541.2915 Email:
templeaeromodelers.org. Sanction #17/1110. $10
Entrance fee. Best poker hand wins. Must fly to get
playing cards, must have AMA. All welcome;
quads, copters, electric, glow, gas. Start time
11am. Sponsor: TEMPLE AERO MODELERS
9/13/2017 - 9/16/2017 -- Monaville, TX (C) B17
GATHERING. Site: Bomber Field. Kirk Jensen CD
PH: 281-381-0473 Email: email@example.com.
Visit: bomberfieldusa.com. Sanction #17/300.
Welcome to the B17 Gathering & Big Bird fly in.
The premier RC and Scale event in the USA. We
honor BB Weber by carrying on the tradition every
year. 3D flight time is limited. We look for ward to
seeing old friends and making ne w ones. Sponsor:
BOMBER FIELD INC
9/16/2017 - 9/17/2017 -- Brenham, TX (A) BAT TLE
OVER BRENHAM VI. Site: Brenham RC Airplane
Club Field. David Ebers CD PH: 9794365384 Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Sanction #17/1408.
Events; 760 (JSO). Saturday 8 rounds SSC, Sunday
8 rounds limited B. 6 Rounds 2948 over the
weekend. Registration 8am, pilots meeting
9:30am, start combat by 10am. $20 for 1 events,
$30 for 2, $34 for 3. RV and campers welcome, no
hook ups. Sponsor: BRENHAM RC AIRPLANE
9/16/2017 - 9/17/2017 -- Pampa, TX (C) PROPS
FUN FLY. Site: 12101 Greens Rd. Amanda Coke CD
PH: 806-282-4227 Email: amanda_coke@yahoo.
com. Visit: propsclub.org. Sanction #17/856.
Contest both days. Campers welcome, no hook
ups. Raffle & pilots drawing. Dutch meal at Dyers
Bar-b-que & night flying on Saturday. More info on
website. Sponsor: PROPS
9/16/2017 -- Princeton, TX (C) 2017 TRY RC DAY.
Site: Bratonia Park. Harold Walsh CD PH: 972-332-
8470 Email: email@example.com. Sanction
#17/1250. Sponsor: RICHARDSON RC CLUB
9/23/2017 -- Beaumont, TX (C) BRCC SCALE
CLASSIC. Site: BRCC Club Field. Leslie Hatton CD
PH: Email: lhatton@s wbell.net. Visit: brcc.club.
Sanction #17/930. Put your scale birds in the air!
Don’t have a scale aircraft? Bring what you have-all AMA legal aircraft welcome. $30 Landing fee
includes Saturday lunch. Visitors welcome all
weekend. RV’s welcome, no hook ups. Sponsor:
BEAUMON T RC CLUB
9/23/2017 - 9/24/2017 -- Nacogdoches, TX (C)
ANNUAL FUN FLY IN MEMORY OF CHRIS
WEATHERS. Site: A.L. Mangham Jr Regional Air.
Drew Thomas CD PH: 936-615-1639 Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit: nacaero.wordpress.
com. Sanction #17/606. This year we are
partnering with the Lufkin RC Club and will be
having a Toys for Tots drive. Bring unwrapped toy.
Landing fee $20 includes ticket. CAF Stearman
rides $180. 2. 4 GHz only. Sponsor: NACOGDOCHES
AERO MODELERS CLUB
9/23/2017 -- Seagoville, TX (C) DEAF- 31. Site:
Dallas RC Club Flying Site. Warren Bean CD PH:
512 718-4975 Email: email@example.com.
Visit: deaf-rc.org. Sanction #17/1116. 31st All
Electric fly-in! Landing fee is $15 which includes
barbecue supper to be held that day. Prizes will be
awarded for the most unusual, pilot’s, and CD’s
choice. Sponsor: DALLAS ELEC TRIC AIRCRAF T
9/23/2017 - 9/24/2017 -- Sherman, TX (AA) 21S T
ANNUAL IMAC CHALLENGE. Site: Pete Darter
Field. Douglas Pilcher CD PH: 903.647.2640 Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit: texamarc.org.
Sanction #17/275. This is a celebration of our 21st
consecutive IMAC contest for South Central
Region. Pilot prizes and dra wing from club and
other sponsors. Brisket dinner on Sat. Music
Saturday evening! Don’t miss it! Sponsor:
TEXOMA RC MODELERS
9/28/2017 - 10/1/2017 -- Rockdale, TX (C) ICE
HOUSE FLY IN 2017. Site: Apache Pass. Roman
Paryz CD PH: 817-929-2118 Email: rpflyingtaz@
gmail.com. Visit: flyapachepass.com. Sanction
#17/111. 4th Annual Ice House fly in featuring 4
flight lines. 3D, Sport pattern, warbird, heli,
multirotor, and more. All flying styles and sizes
welcome. Day and night flying. This year will be
even bigger and better. Come and enjoy the fun.
Onsite restaurant. Sponsor: FLY APACHE PASS RC
9/29/2017 - 10/1/2017 -- Dallas, TX (AA) FALL
FINALE 2017. Site: Hobby Park. Bill Bischoff CD PH:
972-840-2135 Email: email@example.com. Visit:
dmaa-1902.org. Sanction #17/690. Events; 301-
310, 313, 317-318, 334-335 (JSO). All days; all rule
book speed events flown record-ratio as one
event. Also sport jet speed, perky speed. Friday;
F2C.Saturday; NCLRA quickie rat, NCLRA super
slow rat, DMAA sport goodyear. Sunday; AMA
goodyear, Mouse I, fox goldberg. Sponsor: DALLAS
MODEL AIRCRAF T ASSN
9/30/2017 - 10/1/2017 -- Benbrook, TX (AA) LONE
S TAR SHOOTOU T. Site: F W Thunderbird Field.
Gary James CD PH: 817-689-3778 Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit: f wthunderbirds.org/
Index.html. Sanction #17/1195. 3-pole pylon racing
returns to Texas. AMA short course. Two, separate
one-day events. 424 and 426 each day. A ne w
opportunity each day in case you have a rough day.
NMRPA race fuel provided, Judgeman timing
equipment. $25 per event. Sponsor: FOR T WOR TH
THUNDERBIRDS R/C ASSOCIATION, INC
9/30/2017 - 10/1/2017 -- Kingsbury, TX (C) D TRI
CITY FLYERS CELEB OF FLIGHT/RICE MEMORIAL.
Site: Old Kingsbury Aerodrome. Douglas Line CD
PH: 210-325-5160 Email: email@example.com.
Visit: tricityflyers.com. Sanction #17/1201. Come
and join your flying friends and celebrate flight at
the Old Kingsbury Aerodrome. Fun, relaxing, all
flyers are welcome. RV’s and campers welcome
(no hook ups) Memorial noon Sat. Landing fee $20
includes lunch Sat. and pilot prizes. BBQ available
Saturday pm Sponsor: TRI CIT Y FLYERS
9/22/2017 - 9/23/2017 -- Logan, UT (C) WASATCH
WINGS OVER THE WELLSVILLES. Site: BRCC Club
Field. David Stuart CD PH: 435.563.6493 Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit: bridgerlandrc.com.
Sanction #17/1394. Biggest fun fly in Northern
U T. Noon airshow on Saturday. Prize givea ways.
Sponsor: BRIDGERLAND RC CLUB
9/8/2017 - 9/10/2017 -- Bealeton, VA (C)
BEALE TON BIG BIRD FLY IN. Site: Flying Circus
Aerodrome. Andrew Kane CD PH: 301-785-3022
Email: email@example.com. Visit: dc-rc.org.
Sanction #17/639. Location; Off route 17 just 22
miles North of Fredericksburg VA. Saturday night
cook out and Sunday full scale. Giants only until
5pm! Sponsor: DCRC CLUB
9/9/2017 -- Suffold, VA (C) HRRC SCALE FLY IN.
Site: HRRC Flying Site. Jeffrey Hay wood CD PH:
757.238.8791 Email: jhay firstname.lastname@example.org.
Visit: hamptonroadsrc.com. Sanction #17/725. End
the summer with a scale fly in! Any size as long as
it is scale. Portable restroom on site. Food will be
served. Raffle prize and pilot awards will be drawn
at 3pm. No turbines please. Sponsor: HAMP TON
ROADS RADIO CONTROL, INC.
9/16/2017 -- Ne wport Ne ws, VA (C) ELEC TRICS
OVER TIDE WATER. Site: Newport News RC Park.
O wen D wire CD PH: 757.898.1276 Email: vprpilot@
cox.net. Visit: newportnewsrc.org. Sanction
#17/418. The Mid-Atlantic’s premier electric fly
in. All types of electric aircraft welcome. Lunch
provided for all registered pilots. Mostly open
flying along with a fe w Demo’s and even some
full contact foamie combat. Altitude restriction of
400ft. Sponsor: NEWPORT NEWS PARK R.C
9/16/2017 -- Salem, VA (D) WARBIRDS OVER
SALEM. Site: Roanoke Valley Radio Control.
Gary Jordan CD PH: 540.400.6051 Email:
email@example.com. Visit: rvrc.org. Sanction
#17/963. Sponsor: ROANOKE VALLEY RC CLUB,
9/23/2017 -- Charles City County, VA (C) 25TH
ANNUAL CUB FLY-IN. Site: CVA Club Field. Jon
Persons CD PH: Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.