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AMA Sanctioned Events

2017

May

5/27/2017 - 5/28/2017 -- Houston, TX (AA) BILL RUTHERFORD MEMORIAL CONTROLLINE CONTEST. Site: Scobee Field. Frank Williams CD PH: 281/488-1371 Email: lonestar_77062@yahoo.com. Sanction #17/1329. Events; 323-326 (JSO). OTS, Classic stunt, profile stunt, sport goodyear, super slow rat.

5/27/2017 -- Katy, TX (C) CUBS AND COUSINS. Site: 6332 Katy Hockley Rd. Larry Dickey CD PH: 281.463.8462 Email: maddickey@comcast.net. Visit: spacecityrc.com. Sanction #17/302. All cubs, high wing cabin planes and golden agers welcome. Join us for a day of relaxed flying and fellowship at Space City's first annual Cubs and Cousins fun fly. We will have some nice prizes and plenty of concessions for all. See you there! Sponsor: SPACE CITY RC CLUB
 

June

6/2/2017 - 6/4/2017 -- Conroe, TX (D) MODAERO AVIATION FESTIVAL & AIRSHOW. Site: North Houston Regional Airport. Keith Jarvis CD PH: 713.851.6259 Email: tropix43@yahoo.com. Visit: modaerofestival.com. Sanction #17/1532. The Modaero Festival and Airshow was created by a grassroots groups of aviation professionals with the goal of stimulating positive growth within the #NextGen of aviation and aerospace. Sponsors: TRI-COUNTY BARNSTORMERS, HOUSTON SPORT FLYERS

6/3/2017 -- Dayton, TX (AA) JETERO PATTERN CLASSIC. Site: Jetero Rc Club. John Forestieri CD PH: 713.594.8901 Email: jf.forestieri@gmail.com. Visit: jetero.com. Sanction #17/1460. Our annual pattern classic with trophies through 3rd place in all classes. Lunch for pilots both days included in the $40 entry fee. RV's welcome, no hook ups. Sponsor: JETERO RC CLUB INC

6/3/2017 -- Fort Worth, TX (AA) TEXEAS SCALE CHAMPIONSHIP SCALE MASTERS QUALIFIER. Site: Gswam Flying Site. L Harville CD PH: 817/781-9615 Email: lawharv@yahoo.com. Visit: flygsw.org. Sanction #17/337. Events; 511-512, 520, 522 (JSO). Texas Championship will be total of all scores. 650 grass runway, no turbines. US Scale Masters Qualifier. Sponsor: GREATER SW AERO MODELERS FT WORTH TEXAS

6/3/2017 -- Monaville, TX (C) WARBIRD EVENT ANY SIZE. Site: Bomber Field. Kirk Jensen CD PH: 281-381-0473 Email: imacav8r@sbcglobal.net. Visit: bomberfieldusa.com. Sanction #17/22. Warbirds of any size welcome from WWI thru jets. Food, snacks, awards, and lots of flying. See you there! Sponsor: BOMBER FIELD INC

6/3/2017 -- Princeton, TX (C) VINTAGE RC & SOCIETY OF ANTIQUE MODELERS ELECTRIC. Site: Bratonia Park. Harold Walsh CD PH: 972-332-8470 Email: altavista1956@gmail.com. Visit: rrcc.org. Sanction #17/1248. Come out and enjoy a casual day of flying vintage & modern day electric aircraft, amongst some of the finest pilots in Northern Texas. Raffle prizes during event. Lunch cooked and served on premises. Registration begins at 8am. Sponsor: RICHARDSON RC CLUB

6/3/2017 -- Weatherford, TX (C) WAMS SPRING FLOAT FLY. Site: Sunshine Lake. Roger Guinn CD PH: 817.673.9636 Email: rogerguinn130@att.net. Visit: wamsrc.com. Sanction #17/715. Fly, fun, food, and fellowship. Lunch provided with $15 landing fee. All float equipment RC aircraft welcomed. Large lake, plenty of parking. Pilot briefing at 8:30am, flying begins at 9am until we get too tired. Sponsor: WEATHERFORD AERO MODELING SOC

6/9/2017 - 6/10/2017 -- Aubrey, TX (C) WARBIRDS OVER TEXAS. Site: NDRCC Eagle Field. Ed Kettler CD PH: 469-867-7981 Email: ed.kettler@gmail.com. Visit: ndrcc.com. Sanction #17/299. This is a laid back flying event which focuses on pilot enjoyment with a weekend of flying, fun, flying, food, friends, flying...did I say flying? $30 pre-registration, $35 on site for both days. Jets, helis, trainers, bombers, fighter galore! Sponsor: NORTH DALLAS RC CLUB, INC.

6/9/2017 - 6/10/2017 -- Scottsville, TX (C) MARSHALL FLOAT & FUN FLY. Site: Ed Baker RC Complex. Gary Moxley CD PH: 903.766.3649 Email: panolaboy@eastex.net. Sanction #17/431.

6/10/2017 - 6/11/2017 -- Garland, TX (AAA) BOB GIESEKE MEMORIAL/DALLAS AREA SUMMER HEAT. Site: Samuell Hobby Park. Dale Gleason CD PH: 940-637-2169 Email: n42222@ntin.net. Visit: dmaa-1902.org. Sanction #17/1145. Events; 323-326 (JSO). Saturday; Stunt-OTS, Classic, Profile, Racing-Mouse I, Foxbery, Sport Goodyear, Texas Quickie & Super Slow Rat. Sunday; Stunt-Precisions Aerobatics (B, I, A, E), Carrier-Expert Profile, Profile 15, Classic I & II. Sponsor: DALLAS MODEL AIRCRAFT ASSN

6/10/2017 -- Kingsbury, TX (C) GERRY MILLER MEMORIAL WARBIRD EVENT. Site: 190 Pershing Ln. Dean Lukover CD PH: Email: lukoverd@sbcglobal.net. Visit: tricityflyers.com. Sanction #17/226. Slower and faster aircraft will fly perarate times. Grass field. Lunch included in landing fee of $20. Registration at 8am, and flying after meeting. Spectators and children are welcome. Food and drink for purchase. WWI museum will be open. Child must be escorted. Sponsor: TRI CITY FLYERS

6/10/2017 -- Oyster Creek, TX (C) BRAZORIA COUNTY BIG BIRD. Site: Bcma Modelers. Jack Thompson CD PH: 979.233.2521 Email: rc.crabby.fisherman@gmail.com. Sanction #17/643.

6/11/2017 -- Temple, TX (C) 27TH ANNUAL TEMPLE FUN FLY. Site: Mcgregor Park. Donald Hinkle CD PH: 254.982.4746 Email: dhinkle@sw.org. Sanction #17/1022. 1st Event is timed looks and rolls. 2nd Event is spot landing & balloon bust. Pilot meeting 11am. Electrics must have minimum of 11.1 volts (3 lipo cells) 400 M.A.H. capacity, any thing higher is a fine. Sponsor: TEMPLE AERO MODELERS

6/17/2017 -- Austin, TX (C) ARCA 2017 "RIDE THE LIGHTNING" ELECTRIC EVENT. Site: Lester Field. John Eshbaugh CD PH: 512-992-1960 Email: arca.jeshbaugh@gmail.com. Visit: austinrc.org. Sanction #17/174. Any size electric. Planes, 3D, EDF, helicopter, multirotor, or quads welcome. $25 entry includes lunch, pilot prizes, demonstrations and contests. Get your batteries and electric gear ready! Sponsor: AUSTIN RC ASSOCIATION

6/17/2017 - 6/18/2017 -- Denton, TX (AAA) HENRY SPENCE MEMORIAL. Site: Robson Ranch. Steven Spence CD PH: 817.851.7446 Email: f1aspence@sbcglobal.net. Sanction #17/1396. Events; 101-103, 105, 108-110, 120, 124, 150, 152-155, 158-159, 165 CAT III (JSO), 140, 142 CAT III (JS). 1/2A Early, 1/2A Nostalgia combined Row, Junior combo, A, B, C nostalgia A/B, C/D Classic, classic towline, NFFS One design, Mini combo. Sponsor: TEXAS CLOUD CLIMBERS

6/17/2017 -- South Mayd, TX (A) TEXOMA SUMMER COMBAT. Site: Pete Darter Flying Field. David Turner CD PH: 903-821-4329 Email: mrdavidturner@gmail.com. Visit: texoma.org. Sanction #17/395. Events; 750, 760 (O). SSC 6 plus rounds and Scale 6 plus rounds. Pilots meeting 9:30am, engines start 10am. AMA and hard hat required. Landing fee $25 plus $5 2nd event. Lunch provided. Sponsor: TEXOMA RC MODELERS

6/17/2017 -- Waco, TX (C) HOTMAC ANNUAL BIG BIRD FLY IN. Site: Club Field. Ronnie Dean CD PH: 682-239-9052 Email: raron455@yahoo.com. Visit: hotmac.org. Sanction #17/584. $20 Registration includes lunch, 30cc size on up, 1/4 scale biplanes, turbines, Warbirds All welcome. Raffles, awards, concessions, covered pits, charging stations, restrooms, 800' paved runways. $15 per night RV hookup. Everyone welcome to have some Big bird fun! Sponsor: HEART OF TEXAS MINIATURE AIRCRAFT CLUB

6/23/2017 - 6/24/2017 -- Abernathy, TX (C) WEST TEXAS JETS. Site: Abernathy Municipal Airport. Bryan Mclarty CD PH: 806-797-3668 Email: bryanmclarty@att.net. Visit: wingsmas.com. Sanction #17/512. New event time of year! Turbines, turboprops and EDF's! Outstanding site for jets with newly resurfaced, spacious runway, no obstructions, covered pit and on site power outlets. Come fly at one of the best secrets in TX! $30 Registation. Sponsor: WINGS MINIATURE AIRCRAFT SOC

6/24/2017 - 6/25/2017 -- Georgetown, TX (AA) TEXAS REPUBLIC CLASSIC. Site: 655 Cr 141. Rene Grebe CD PH: 737-777-3081 Email: renegrebe39@gmail.com. Visit: gamarc.org. Sanction #17/843. Events; 401-404, 406 (JSO). Pilots meeting 10am. Registration $35 include Saturday lunch. Field open Friday for practice. Last contest before the NATS. Sponsor: GEORGETOWN AERO MODELERS ASSN

6/24/2017 -- New Waverly, TX (C) TRI-COUNTY BARNSTORMERS WARBIRD FLY IN. Site: Ray Brickhouse Field. Yale Taylor CD PH: 936/760-2654 Email: maxt3@suddenlink.net. Visit: tri-countybarnstormers.com. Sanction #17/692. Warbirds of any size, must be in military colors, no gas turbines. 40x400 Smooth concrete runway, electric in pits, restrooms with showers, camping available with no hookups. Contact; Buddy Barnette at buddy5303@aol.com or 281-536-3407. Sponsor: TRI-COUNTY BARNSTORMERS

6/24/2017 -- Rosenberg, TX (C) 11TH ANNUAL FORT BEND 3D FLY IN. Site: Fort Bend RC Club Field. Richard Jackson CD PH: 281-277-7067 Email: rc.aviator@comcast.net. Visit: fortbendrc.com. Sanction #17/674. 3D and Aerobatic planes welcomed. 2 Paved runways, air conditioned club house, covered pavilion and pit area. Concession stand open for lunch, drinks and snacks. AMA membership required. Sponsor: FORT BEND RADIO CONTROL CLUB
 

July

7/1/2017 -- Austin, TX (C) WARBIRDS OVER AUSTIN. Site: Ralph Declairmont Field. Bobby Yount CD PH: 512-292-6470 Email: byount@austin.rr.com. Visit: hillcountyrc.org. Sanction #17/576. Any vintage, any size, any power, except turbines (due to fire restriction). $20 Landing fee, paved 550x50 runway and pit areas. Smooth adkacent long wide auz grass runway. Food truck available for lunch. Sponsor: HILL COUNTRY AEROMODELERS INC

7/1/2017 -- Kingsland, TX (D) FLIGHTS OF FANCY. Site: Club Field. Michael Mcdougall CD PH: 210-260-4965 Email: mmcdougall@nctv.com. Visit: highlandlakeflyers.org. Sanction #17/1281. Youth buddy box event and flight demonstraion by club members. Event is conducted annually as park of the Kingsland Chamber of Commerce 4th of July community wide celebration. Sponsor: HIGHLAND LAKES FLYERS INC

7/7/2017 - 7/8/2017 -- Orange, TX (C) WARBIRD GAGGLE OVER ORANG, TX. Site: Ames Field. Christopher Somers CD PH: 409-988-2544 Email: r6hitman@live.com. Visit: facebook.com/OCRCCTX/. Sanction #17/1198. Pyrotechnics, prizes, good food, and fun in SETX. Any size warbird welcome! Covered building, a/c kitchen, and power at all tables and both ends of flight line. 4 camper hookups. 620x120 ft manicured grass runway. Come gaggle with us in Orange this year!! Sponsor: ORANGE COUNTY R/C CLUB

7/22/2017 -- Enda, TX (C) 3RD ANNUAL RC FLOAT FLY. Site: Brackenridge Recreation. Johnny Longoria CD PH: 361-676-6118 Email: johnnyvrcf@yahoo.com. Visit: victoriaradiocontrolflys.com. Sanction #17/1411. 8am-5pm. Free registration for AMA pilots, free lunch for pilots and crew dorr prizes on. For additional information, contact CD by phone. Retrieval boat onsite. Sponsor: VICTORIA RADIO CONTROL FLYERS

7/22/2017 -- Houston, TX (C) BAYOU CITY FLYERS WARBIRD EVENT. Site: Dick Scobee Memorial Airfield. John Falkenbury CD PH: 281.277.1123 Email: jfalkenbury@yahoo.com. Visit: bayoucityflyersrc.com/. Sanction #17/1196. Location; 17260 Westheimer Parkway $20 Pilot fee includes lunch. AC club house 630ft x 80ft paved runway. Warbirds of any size or power welcome. Raffle prize Giant scale TF Mustang and 60 size Corsair. Prizes will be awarded. Sponsor: BAYOU CITY FLYERS

7/29/2017 -- Bryan, TX (C) DAN GRAY MEMORIAL BIG BIRD GALA. Site: Club Field. Terry Hix CD PH: 979-255-9254 Email: terryhx7@gmail.com. Visit: flybvrc.com. Sanciton #17/1197. Our long time CD Dan Gray has passed and we wish to honor him with the first annual Dan Gray Memorial. Open to all types of planes, 80; wing span or 1/4 scale, bi wing 60'. Rwy 800x200'. Camping ok w/ no hookups. Charging stations available. Sponsor: BRAZOS VALLEY RC MODELERS
 

August

8/5/2017 -- Fort Worth, TX (C) FW THUNDERBIRDS SUMMER FLOAT FLY. Site: Camp Joy Park. Ellwood Lake CD PH: 817.294.8746 Email: at6pilot@att.net. Visit: fwthunderbirds.org. Sanction #17/885. Open flying all float planes-fixed or rotary. Free lunch to registered pilots, raffle, retrieval craft. Excellant float plane site. Sheltered cove, shade convienent parking. 9am-3pm. Landing fee $20. Sponsor: FORT WORTH THUNDERBIRDS R/C ASSOCIATION, INC

8/12/2017 -- Kingsbury, TX (C) TRI CITY FLYERS NATIONAL MODEL AVIATION DAY FLY IN. Site: Old Kingsbury Aerodrome. Edward Valls CD PH: 8303039921 Email: edwarda10pilot@aol.com. Visit: tricityflyers.com. Sanction #17/1412. National Modal Aviation Day fly is open to any and all RC and Control line model aircraft. Pilots meeting 9am. Food & beverages available on site. All proceeds benefit charity. Visit website for directions and info. Sponsor: TRI CITY FLYERS

8/12/2017 -- Victoria, TX (C) VRCF NATIONAL MODEL AVIATION DAY. Site: VRCF. Johnny Longoria CD PH: 361-676-6118 Email: johnnyvrcf@yahoo.com. Visit: victoriaradiocontrolflyers.com. Sanction #17/1111. $20 Landing fee, must have AMA. 8:30am-4pm. Door prizes. Raffles in support of Warrior weekend project. Call CD or Steve Zimmerman 361-788-3852 for more info. Sponsor: VICTORIA RADIO CONTROL FLYERS

8/19/2017 -- Lavernia, TX (A) OPEN SAILPLANE. Site: Apache/Hotss Field. Willis Van CD PH: 210.385.6447 Email: wvan15@satx.rr.com. Visit: hotss-rc.org. Sanction #17/1234. Location; 167 Airport Dr, Lavernia TX 78121.Winch launch w/landing task. Medals, plaque awarded. Contact Tom Meeks 210-386-3512. Visit website for map. Sponsor: HEART OF TEXAS SOARING SOCIETY HOTSS

8/19/2017 -- Texas City, TX (C) BRADEN CLOUGH BIG BIRD & SWAP MEET. Site: 7500 Humble Camp Rd. Mike Samano CD PH: 281.724.9736 Email: samano21@yahoo.com. Sanction #17/229. $20 Landing fee includes lunch. Swap meet free. First class facility with two grass runways, AC Club house and restrooms. Lots of shade. 80" mono, 60" bi-wing. Sponsor: TEXAS CITY RC CLUB