Calendar of Events

On-Site Coverage

September 29, 2012

D.E.A.F. 26: All-electric Dallas event

Head to Simonds Lake Park in Seagoville, Texas for the 26th annual DEAF Electric Fly-In! The landing fee of $15 includes a barbeque supper at the field. For more information or to pre-register, go to www.deaf-rc.org.

Date: September 29, 2012

September 28, 2012 – September 30, 2012

Warbirds over the Rockies

Don’t miss this 9th annual event in Fort Collins, Colorado! Open to any warbirds with a military paint scheme, this fly-in has a special Saturday night banquet featuring Tuskegee Airman Col. Charles McGee! Col. McGee has the highest 3-war total fighter combat missions of any pilot in USAF history and will be speaking at the banquet. For more information, go to www.warbirdsovertherockies.com.

Start: September 28, 2012
End: September 30, 2012

September 23, 2012

KRCM Warbirds Gathering

The gang at the Kingston Radio Control Modelers club in Kingston, ON Canada, are having a all warbird meet at the club’s flying field! Leave your civilian targets at home, this event is for heavy metal warbirds of all types.

For more information go to: www.krcm.org

Date: September 23, 2012

September 21, 2012 – September 23, 2012

Heli Extravaganza at Triple Tree

Come to the Triple Tree Aerodome in September for this all-helicopter event! For more information, go to heliextravaganza.com.

 

Start: September 21, 2012
End: September 23, 2012

September 13, 2012 – September 16, 2012

NEAT Fair

Held in the gorgeous foothills of the Catskills, this all-electric event is a must-attend. It’s held at the Peaceful Valley campground in upstate New York, and it’s a perfect spot to pitch a tent or bring your RV. For more information, go to

www.neatfair.org.

Start: September 13, 2012
End: September 16, 2012

September 7, 2012 – September 9, 2012

Rhinebeck Jamboree

Enjoy WW I models along with full-scale WW I planes at the world-famous Rhinebeck Aerodrome. For more information, go to http://www.mhrcs.com/pages/Jamboree.htm

Start: September 7, 2012
End: September 9, 2012

September 6, 2012 – September 9, 2012

U.S. Scale Masters Championships

Hosted by the Ohio River View R/C Flyers, the 33rd annual U.S. Scale Masters Championships will be held in Rosewood, Indiana. For more information, go to www.usscalemasters.org.

Start: September 6, 2012
End: September 9, 2012

September 6, 2012 – September 9, 2012

Horizon Air Meet

Don’t miss the first annual Horizon Hobby Air Meet! Head to south Maine and the Sanford Municipal Airport, September 6-9.  The 2012 Air Meet will also include an area for RC helicopters, cars and much more. The Saturday night pilot banquet will be complete with Lobster, Entertainment and an Awards
Ceremony. For more information, go to www.usairmeet.com.

Start: September 6, 2012
End: September 9, 2012

September 6, 2012 – September 8, 2012

30th Greater Southwest Jet Rally

Don’t miss this anniversary of one of the oldest jet events in the U.S.! Head to Waco, TX, for the festivities, hosted by the Heart of Texas Miniature Aircraft Club. For more information, click here.

Start: September 6, 2012
End: September 8, 2012

September 6, 2012 – September 9, 2012

E-Jets International

This high-voltage Ohio event is moving to a new venue: the Darby Dan Airport, home of the Columbus Big Birds. For more information, go to http://torks.com/

Start: September 6, 2012
End: September 9, 2012

August 30, 2012 – September 2, 2012

Shreveport Huckfest

Get ready for an all-out aerobatic throwdown in Louisiana! Email CD Ed Heaston at getrdone292005@yahoo.com for more information. The event will have a full blown flight line with paved runway as well as a grass runway, and the site has 110 outlets, water, bench tables, restrooms, and a big covered area. Local tv news stations will have live coverage on Saturday, and you can even join in the warbird pylon racing!

Start: August 30, 2012
End: September 2, 2012

August 18, 2012 – August 19, 2012

25th Annual Chapter 217 Kingston IMAA Giant Rally

Come join the giant crowd at the Kingston RC Modelers’ club flying field in Kingston, ON. Canada.

Get all the information at the club’s website at: www.krcm.org

Start: August 18, 2012
End: August 19, 2012
Venue: giant scale
Address:
Kingston Ontario, , Canada

August 15, 2012 – August 19, 2012

IRCHA Helicopter Jamboree

Come to the AMA flying site in Muncie, Indiana, this August for the largest RC heli event in the world! For more information, go to www.ircha.org.

Start: August 15, 2012
End: August 19, 2012

August 5, 2012

EAA Fly-In & Model Airplane Expo

  Enjoy a family  event on the flightline at the Compton, California airport.

  Watch dozens of control line and radio controlled model

  aircraft perform stunts including a landing contest. All these flying

  activities include experimental aircraft displays and other types

  of flying machines with their pilots. Flight simulators are available

  along with live, hands on training opportunities and glider assembly

  and flying for kids 10 and under.

  Lunch and refreshments will be offered and along with vendors.

  Free parking. $3 per person and kids under 10 are free !

  Fly-in’s welcome before 10AM.

  See www.Aviation4Fun.com or call 310-606-7977 for more details.

  Contact Keith Spreuer for more information, 310-692-5648.

  Media Welcome. Call Dennis Lord at 310-612-2751.

WHEN:   SUNDAY, 5 AUGUST 2012

                  9AM TO 3PM

                  (Model Aircraft Flights: 10AM – 2:45PM)

WHERE:  COMPTON / WOODLEY AIRPORT ( )

                   1017 W. ALONDRA BOULEVARD

                   COMPTON,CA 90220-1017

                   310-631-8140

Date: August 5, 2012
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