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RC ACES is a non-profit club promoting the safe enjoyment of radio controlled fixed wing and heli model flying. Our flying site is located in North Hampton, New Hampshire, USA. We are an Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) chartered club #1377.

Meetings are held on the first Thursday during the months of September through May at the North Hampton Public Library. Meetings begin at 7:00 PM and are open to visitors. The flying field is open from late spring through late fall from 9:00 AM till dusk. Drop by the meetings or field and see what radio controlled flying is all about.

Library  is next to town hall on Rt 111 ( Atlantic Ave)  part of town municipal complex.

Directions to the flying field can be found on the  field page.

 

RC ACES MONTHLY MEETING SEPT 4TH 7:00PM at TOWN LIBRARY-------MAINE JET RALLY & MODEL EXPO SEPT 4-7
     
                                                   


SPECIAL NOTICE FOR ALL RC FLYERS

June 2014 The FAA has issued their interpretation of the Special rule for Model Aircraft. If you fly, or plan to fly FPV, this will be of special interest to you. Everyone with an interest in model aviation should read the articles below:
http://amablog.modelaircraft.org/amagov/2014/06/23/faa-publishes-its-interpretation-of-the-special-rule-for-model-aircraft/


July 25, 2014:
 At the request of the AMA, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has granted a 60-day extension to the public comment period (Docket No. FAA-2014-0396) for FAA’s Interpretation of the Special Rule for Model Aircraft established by Congress as part of the FAA Modernization and Reform Act of 2012. The 60-day extension establishes the new deadline for comments as September 23, 2014.





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Aug30-31, Sat, Sun            CENTRAL CT 
                     GIANT SQUADRON
Sponsored by WINTONBURY FLYING CLUB INC
Wintonbury Rc Field,  200 Seabury Drive (off Wintonbury Avenue), Bloomfield, CT
(  Located at the club field behind the Seabury Retirement home
One of the New England primiereevent. 700 ft grass runway with great approaches.
Exciting aerobatics, warbird gaggles, dawn patrol, scale, sport, all welcome!
Vendors, raffles, food and drinks, fun, fellowship and flying all weekend. Come join the fun!
Contact: Alan Willette CD PH: 860-803-5052 Email: al_willette@sbcglobal.net
Flyer


Sept 2-6, Tues - Sat      First  IMAC World
                          Championship
International Aeromodeling Center, in Muncie, Indiana
We hope that this premier event will go down in history as the start of a
renewed interest in Scale Aerobatics which will propel our organization
toward higher achievements in the future.
We have 89 pilots registered so far, from all over the world and expect
120 pilots to compete.  2 NH pilots representing the US at the first ever
IMAC World Championships. Fremont Flyers member and
SNHRCC President, Cody Wojcik in Unlimited class and Freestyle and
SNHRCC member Tyler McCormack in Advanced class and Freestyle.
Flyer



Sept 4 Thurs            RC Aces Monthly Meeting
                        7:00PM at town Library
                    

Sept  4- 7, Thurs- Sun   Maine Jet Rally
                       & Model Expo
Sponsored by Horizon Hobby and Ray & Robin's Hobby Shop
Sanford Seacoast Regional Airport, 1 Presidential Lane, Sanford , ME
Jet Venue, Helicopter Venue, Micro/Mini Electric Flying Venue,
Control Line Combat & Stunt Circles, and R/C Car Racing.
Saturday features demonstrations and a night show.
The fun continues Sunday with more open flying and feature airshow.
We've also added a day to the flying schedule this year as well.
Flight operations will be,Thursday 12:00 PM till 7:00 PM,
Friday 9:00 AM till 5:00 PM, Saturday 9:00 AM till 5:00 PM and
Sunday 9:00 AM till 3:00 PM.
To learn more about the event, contact Ray Labonte at 207-797-5196.
Volunteers are needed....Sign up NOW
Detailed Information Here                 Volunteer Sign up form




Sept 6, 7 Sat, Sun        Massachusetts Cup Contest

Sponsored by  New England Stunt Team (NEST)
Crackerbarrel Fairgrounds,  350 Emerald Street,  Wrentham, MA
We promote Control Line Stunt flying in all its forms, including Old-Time Stunt, Classic Stunt,
and Precision Aerobatics. Saturday: Old Time & Classic 10am.
Sunday: All PAMPA Classes & Mass Cup fly off 9am.
Contact:  Damian Sheehy  508-359-4815   Email:   damiansheehy@gmail.com


Sept 6, 7 Sat, Sun  Rhinebeck 48th Annual R/C Jamboree
Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome, 9 Norton Rd. Red Hook, NY 12571
Scenes from 2013 R/C Jamboree                Model Airplane Museum
The Mid-Hudson Radio Control Society hosted the 47th annual
R/C Jamboree at the Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome as they do on the
weekend after Labor Day each year. As usual, participants came from
as far north as Canada to as far south as Florida and Texas to fly
their scale models of pre-WWII aircraft. This year in addition to 100 or
so models with wingspans ranging from just a few inches to 10′,
three 1/2-scale WWI models were flown throughout the weekend.
These included a Fokker Triplane, SPAD XIII and a Nieuport 28.
One of the stand-out models was a 1/3-scale Bristol Scout which was
scratch-built by Brian Perkins of Canada.
Complete information for 2014


                      DATE CHANGE
Sept 7, Sun     2nd Annual National
      Model Aviation Day & Combined with BIplane Day
Sponsored by Lazy Loopers Flying Club
Lazy Loopers Field, 206 North Street, Wrentham, Ma   11:00am - 05:00pm
Come Celebrate the 2nd annual Model Aviation Day with the Loopers! Food, Fun, Flying,
and much much more.  Come celebrate and help us raise money for Boston Children's Hospital.
Guests, Pilots, Spectators and those who want to know more about flying RC aircraft are
welcome to come join the fun! Free 90 day AMA memberships, raffles, rc flight simulators
and hands on flight time with our instructors will be available!


Sept 7, Sun   NEPRO PYLON RACE AT WINTONBURY FLYING CLUB

Sponsored by WINTONBURY FLYING CLUB INC
Wintonbury Flying Club,  200 Seabury Drive (off Wintonbury Avenue),  Bloomfield, CT
(  Located at the club field behind the Seabury Retirement home)  
Events; 424 and sportsman
Contact:  Richard Niezabitowski CD PH: 860-651-9015 Email: rniez@sbcglobal.net
Detailed Information




Sept 12-14, Fri,Sat,Sun      18TH ANNUAL FALL FLOAT FLY IN
 
Sponsored by Southern NH Flying Eagles RC Club
Site: Greenfield State Park, Greenfield, NH
Beautiful wide open beach.  AMA Class C sanctioned
241 campsites.   Flying starts Friday after setup
Flying starts Saturday & Sunday at 7am for electric, 9am for others
Secure, overnight storage and charging (free)
$12 landing fee includes entire weekend
Contact:  Dave Majchrzak - email: dm70nh @ gmail . com
Detailed Information



Sept 12,13,14-Fri,Sat,Sun   NEAT Fair
Northeast Electric Aircraft Technology
Host:  Peaceful Valley Campsite, Downsville, NY
The nations largest gathering of electric model aircraft
Scenes from 2013 fair         




Sept 13-14, Sat, Sun     KIWANIS FLOAT FLY IN

Sponsored by PROPSNAPPERS INC
Kiwanis Beach, Standish, ME
2 Days of Float Flying Dawn to Dusk overnight. Camping allowed, no hook ups. No pets on beach please. Landing fee $15 for 2 days or $10 for 1 day.
Contact:  William Reeve CD PH: 207-797-8492 Email: willyreeve@yahoo.com



Sept 13, 14, Sat, Sun     3RD ANNUAL SNHRCC
                        ALES CONTEST
Sponsored by  Southern NH RC Club
Wagner Field, Old Landfill Road, Hudson, NH
These are two contests (so you can win both days). A grand champion will also be awarded (both day total). These are official ALES League events. MoM format – one class
Altitude limiter required (loaners may be available)
200 M launch height or 30 second motor run
Flying task times to be determined
Landing circle task (5 pts/half meter, 5 meter tape)




Sept 20, Sat         13TH ANNUAL BIG BIPLANE BASH

Sponsored by CENTRAL CONNECTICUT RC CLUB
Ccrcc Flying Field,  Meadow Rd,  Farmington, CT
Best in class awards for; Military, Civilian, Sport, Aerobatics, Electric, Best of show. Pilot registration begins at 8am.
Contact:   Damon Rosenthal CD PH: 860-888-2176 Email: jdamonoil@comcast.net




Sept 20, 21 Sat, Sun       CHARLES RIVER FLOAT FLY

Sponsored by Charles River RC Club
25 Parkland Dr, Wayland, MA
Bring your float or sea plane, fuel or electric, we have a recovery boat, raffles, food available and toilets. New pilots can try a trainer with a buddy box. Must be AMA member or buddy up with a club member, nice clean beach to catch some sun on.
Contact:  Wayne Mackeil CD PH: 508-816-4942 Email: brewshed@verizon.net




Sept 27, Sat    BILL ODONNELL MEMORIAL
              MULTI CLUB FLY IN
Sponsored by SOUTH SHORE RC CLUB INC
Ssrcc Field, Conant Street,  Bridgewater MA
 Free and open to all AMA members. A day of low-key flying and comradery. Meet fliers from other clubs. See what they're flying too! Proof of AMA required.
Contact:   Robert Mandeville CD PH: 508.583.3639  E-mail:  n1edm@comcast.net


Oct 2 Thurs            RC Aces Monthly Meeting
                        7:00PM at town Library



Oct 12, Sun      107TH RC FLYER 
      GRAND OLD AUCTION
Sponsored by   107TH R/C FLYERS INC
489 Lowell St, Temple Beth Shalom, Peabody, MA
Lots of RC Planes and Equipment Great Deals, Hangar Flying, Raffles, Food & Drink.
Doors open at 10am Auction begins at 12pm.   Admission $2.00 
Contact:    Jack Shafman CD PH: 978-790-4303 Email: jack714@comcast.net



Oct 12, Sun     The 3rd  Annual Great New England
            RC Swap Meet & Open Cockpit
Sponsored by New England Museum and The Wintonbury Flying Club
36 Perimeter Rd., Bradley Int'l Airport, Windsor Locks,CT
10:00 am – 4:00 pm (Load in and set up no later than 9:00 a.m.)
Visitors will have the opportunity to learn all aspects of RC Aviation from remote control airplane enthusiasts. All types of RC aircraft, parts, and accessories will be on hand for purchase. Members of the Wintonbury Flying Club will have RC simulations for you to try.
In addition to the swap meet your admission entitles you all museum exhibits and functions, including open cockpits and the brand new full control Flight Sim Spot.
For more information Contact: Steve Sladyk 860-573-2886 or Tom Rocheleau 860-967-5019
Event Flyer


Oct 19, Sun  Northeast RC Club 
    ANNUAL AUCTION
Sponsored by Northeast RC Club
Erie Fire Station, North Rd, Georgetown,Mass
Free Admission. food and hot coffee available, 50/50 raffle. Bring anything R/C, planes, heli, equipment, general supplies. Doors open at 11am for set up. Auction at 12pm.
10 percent of sale to Northeast RC Club
For more info, contact  Kenneth Cook CD PH: 978-518-0622 Email: rcpilot.ken@verizon.net