Category Archives: Events

CCRC Float Flyin’ ‘n’ Lyin’

I didn’t make it to eWeek at Triple Tree as I had hoped, but had a wonderful time participating in CCRC’s first ever Float Fly at Lynwood Lakes development in Greensboro!

More photos here.

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Indoor Flying! Friday In March!

Captain Monty Mendenhall shared the following information.

Dear RC Flying Friends,

It is official now. We will have the use of the Thomasville Central Recreation Center Gym (204 East main St., Thomasville, NC) every Friday morning from 0900 until 1130 during the months of October through March. We will be permitted to use the playing field behind the gym on the last three Sundays of every month and also at any other time when the field is not in use for some other purpose. We may only fly electric RC models though. It is not a requirement, but particularly as we get started, I will be grateful if you do not fly electric RCs that have a lot of prop noise., i.e. Strykers, etc. After we are well established, this will probably change.

Next Friday, March 7, there will be an Air Race in the Gym. There will be three classes of racers, Mini-Vapors, Night Vapors and Unlimited. Two pylons will designate the course. Each race will last for three minutes and each pilot will be on his honor to count his laps properly. Most laps in three minutes wins. No charge to race and no prizes, just fun. There will be a break of about thirty minutes between races for open flying.

At 1300 tomorrow, Sunday March 2, I will be flying at the playing field behind the gym. Why not join me there for an afternoon of fun flying with electric RCs. Electric power will be available to recharge your batteries.

Captain Monty

Thomasville Recreation Center is at 205 East Main Street, Thomasville. You can park across the side-street at 47 Taylor Street.

Indoor Flying – Friday, Feb 7

Matt Anderson of Anderson R/C has announced free indoor flying in the gym at the Central Recreation Center of Thomasville, Friday, Feb 7, 2014 from 9am until Noon. Bring your little electrics for some indoor Winter flying fun. No charge!

Central Recreation Center
205 East Main Street
Thomasville NC, 27360

Parking available nearby at 47 Taylor Street

Glory Days – This Weekend

5/11/2013 – 5/12/2013 — Julian, NC (C) GLORY DAYS VINTAGE RC FLY IN. Site: 8807 Old 421 Rd. Robert Harris CD PH: 919.363.2211 Email: bharrisus3@cs.com. Visit: www.oldjulianairport.org. Come join us for some old time flying like the old days. Bring your vintage RC, Control line and Free flight models and fly with us! Large flying field with grass control line circle. Awards given Saturday for youngest/oldest pilots best finished model. Concours, technical achevement. All models welcome both electric and gas. Sponsor: OLD JULIAN AIRPORT MODEL AIRPLANE CLUB

Source: AMA Website