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September 30, 2015 – October 4, 2015
Triple Tree is very well known as the home of “Fun, Fellowship and Hospitality”, Joe Nall Week, Triple Tree Fly-In and many, many other incredible aviation events. The newest and fastest growing RC event is eWeek which happens late September/early October each year. While it’s a relatively young event, eWeek is already considered by many RC lovers as the “Baby Nall”! Hundreds of electric RC pilots come each year to enjoy a whole lot of electric flying and a little cooler weather and a little slower pace. For more information, go to www.tripletreeaerodrome.com.
September 18, 2015 – September 20, 2015
Whether you’re an experienced electric pilot or are just starting to appreciate clean, quiet power, you need to add the NEAT Fair to your must-attend event list! Attracting some of the most knowledgeable e-power enthusiasts on the planet, this event is fun. Nearby accommodations are limited, so why not pack up your camping gear and enjoy the night-flying! For more information, go to www.NEATFair.org.
September 11, 2015 – September 13, 2015
If it’s military, it’s welcome here! Now in its 11th year, Warbirds over the Rockies will be hosted by the Arvada Associated Modelers this year and is known to attract some of the country’s best builders and pilots. Don’t miss the Saturday night banquet with special guest speakers and pilot auction! For more info, go to www.WarbirdsOverTheRockies.com.
August 5, 2015 – August 9, 2015
Held at the AMA national flying site in Muncie, Indiana this is the largest RC heli event in the U.S.! You’ll see all types and sizes of helicopters, from micro 3D aerobats to giant scale machines, multi-rotors and more. For more information, go to www.ircha.org.
July 8, 2015 – July 12, 2015
Warbirds Over Delaware will be held July 8 – 12, 2015 (Wednesday through Saturday)! Warbirds Over Delaware is an AMA and IMAA scale event. All pilots must have a valid AMA and IMAA membership.
A pilot landing fee of $35 (Overnight RV campers will pay a reduced rate) will be charged. This fee will cover your vehicle State Park entrance fee, provide a ticket in the pilots-only raffle, and the pilot’s ticket for the expanded Saturday evening BBQ. All fees will be collected after arrival. There is no pre-payment.
Special spectator area will be available that provides unobstructed view of pilots, runway and fly-over areas. Pit passes will be available for purchase that will allow spectators to gain access to static display areas. Food will be provided by the Boy Scouts Troop 30. Half-time show starts at 12:00 Noon each day.
Spectator parking will be available both Friday and Saturday at the Lums Pond State Park Campground off of Route 71, one mile north of Route 896. State Park entrance fees of $3.00 for Delaware registered vehicles and $6.00 for out-of-state vehicles apply. Buses will transport spectators from the Campground to the R/C flying field starting at 9:00AM through 3:30PM
March 7, 2015
New York City Drone Film Festival is the world’s first event exclusively dedicated to celebrating the art of drone cinematography. The festival provides a platform for aerial filmmakers to showcase their work (shot anywhere in the world), emphasizing innovative flight technique, aesthetic beauty, and more. Director, landscape photographer, and aerial cinematographer Randy Scott Slavin founded the festival in 2014 with a desire to change the perceptions of drones. “I’m tired of drones being synonymous with questionable legality and FAA regulation. I want to celebrate the art of aerial cinematography”
For more information, go to http://nycdronefilmfestival.com/
May 1, 2014 – May 4, 2014
Located at Paradise Field near Lakeland Linder Regional Airport, this scale competition draw contestants from all across the country and from around the world. Sponsored by Model Airplane News and ZAP Glue, this year’s event is the 26th annual gathering and for the first time this year there is a new paved runway on the field.
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April 7, 2014 – April 13, 2014
The Fayette Flyers of Georgia are pleased to announce America’s premier electric flight festival, SEFF. Our host field will once again be at Mac Hodges field in Americus GA, which features a flat green 1,700ft bermuda grass runway with clear open skies! Pit area and parking are abundant for all.
You should expect to see all aspects of radio controlled electric flight; RC sport planes, hotliners, parkflyers, 3D, giant scale, slow flyers, RC gliders, pylon racers, ducted fan jets, RC helicopters, scale, F5B, etc.
Southeast Electric Flight Festival (SEFF) is primarily for open flying, with some planned special events. On Friday and Saturday there will be flying demonstrations (Noon Demos) by accomplished electric flight enthusiasts, sponsors and show teams. The Staff wil be crusing the flightline looking for unique aircraft representing the non-commercial pilots to participate in the noon demos. Vendors will also be exhibiting their products, conducting demo flights and releasing new models
For more information check out their website: www.seffweek.com
April 4, 2014 – April 6, 2014
This is the premier show for RC plane and static competition, if you’re into RC Planes then you need to be at this show. We will be there.
For more information check out their website: http://www.toledoshow.com
March 22, 2014 – March 23, 2014
The Multirotor Challenge is designed to bring together modelers from all over the country and provide an opportunity to share technology, show off their aircraft, and earn the bragging rights from winning one of the many organized contest events.
Pilots will participate in a series of challenges:
- • Lifting Competition
- • Pylon Racing Competition
- • Obstacle Course Competition
- • Autonomous Spot Landing Competition
- • Vendor Demos
- • Free-Flying and Aerobatics
- For more information check out their website: http: www.innov8tivedesigns.com/MR/
March 5, 2014 – March 8, 2014
Four days + 300 jets + 8 flightlines = nonstop afterburner action!
For more information check out their website: www.franktiano.com/FljetsFrameset.htm
February 21, 2014 – February 23, 2014
WRAM Show, the largest radio-controlled model exhibition on the east coast, will hold its annual event at the Meadowlands Exposition Center at Harmon Meadow, Secaucus, NJ, Feb. 21-23, 2014. It features a wide array of competition-based static model displays, manufacturers’ exhibits, seminars, a racetrack and boat pond, model-flying demonstrations, youth events and much more. News Peg: Growing enthusiasm for remote-controlled planes (drones), cars and boats in a slow-growth economy. Great visuals for news photos and TV. The Westchester Radio Aero Modelers (WRAM) sponsors the Show. More information is available on the WRAM website at www.WRAM.org.
February 15, 2014 – February 16, 2014
Open flying, Helicopter, scale and micro flyers, 3D airplane , Jets, flyzone air race and scale flying, along with 3D airplanes. this a fun event
For more information check out their website: www.hobbico-efest.com
January 24, 2014 – January 26, 2014
Another great event the editors of Model Airplane News will be covering