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RC ACES is a non-profit club  promoting the safe enjoyment of radio controlled fixed wing, multirotor 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 next to town hall on Rt 111 ( Atlantic Ave)
Meetings begin at 6:00 PM and are open to visitors.
DUE TO COVID-19 MEETINGS AT THE LIBRARY HAVE BEEN
SUSPENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
CHECK THE CLUB NEWSLETTER FOR DATE, PLACE,
AND TIME OF NEXT MEETING.
The flying field is available and maintained from late spring
through late fall from 9:00 AM till dusk, weather permitting.
Winter flying is allowed but field is not maintained and road
is not plowed, check for conditions.
Drop by the field, weekends from 9:00 AM to 12:00 noon
usually has the most activity, and see what radio controlled
flying is all about.

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

                          DO NOT FOLLOW GPS DIRECTIONS

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May 1           Sat                   May Day Outdoor RC Tailgate Swap Meet - Fun Fly In - Open House
   
Sponsored by Hampshire County RC Club
HCRCC Flying Field, 26 Honey Pot Road, Hadley, Massachusetts
Activities start at 9:00am
Come for the Swap Meet - Stay for the Fly-In
Sellers $10.00 per car load--Buyers free.  Limited number of rental tables available $10.00/table - First Come - First Serve
All Fixed Wing Models, Minis, Micros, Rotary & Drones welcome. 1500ft grass runway.  No landing fee
Current AMA required for all pilots
Spectators Welcome.  All Covid-19 public health guidance will be in place, to include social distancing and face mask.
Please come prepared.  Food & Drink available for sale
Please bring one item of nonperishable human or pet food to donate to local charities
Rain Date: Sun May 2
Contact:  Michael Shaw
Event Flyer


May 1 - 2,    Sat - Sun             Spring Float Fly

Sponsored by Propsnappers RC Club
Kiwanis Beach, (At Watchic Lake), Rt 25 Standish, Me
Starts at 9:00am.  There Is A Registration Fee For All Paticipants. You may fly one or both days
Model Boaters Join Us At The Lake Sat/ Sun Same Fees As Above
All fees donated to Kiwanis Club
Pilots must have current AMA card and FAA Number Registration
Spectators Welcome.  All Covid-19 public health guidance will be in place, to include social distancing and face mask.
Please come prepared
Contact:  Bill Reeve
Event Flyer



May 8, Sat                    RC ACES MONTHLY BUSINESS MEETING & FIELD MAINTENANCE
         12:00 noon  See May Tailwinds News Letter for agenda



May 13, 14, 15, 16    Thur - Sun   The New England R/C Aerotow 2021

Sponsored by R/C Scale Soaring and hosted by RC Propbusters
RC Propbusters Field, 479 Norwich Rd, Salem, CT 06420
The RC Propbusters present their annual four-day AMA-sanctioned scale
sailplane aerotow weekend. Come enjoy their beautiful site in Salem, CT. Soaring from a manicured grass field,
the surrounding farm fields and rural terrain produces fantastic thermal activity!
Tow donation: $60 for all four days, $20 for any one day. Grill lunch TBD given COVID restrictions.
Powerful tugs capable of towing sailplanes up to 10 meters.
Registration: www.scalesoaring.com/new-england-registration
WELCOME BEGINNERS and ELECTRIC FLYERS: If you've ever had an interest in aero tow, please join us for
some hands-on learning. If you own a scale sailplane or are interested in getting started, we'll help you get some stick time.
No food available on site, bring your own.
Spectators Welcome.  All Covid-19 public health guidance will be in place, to include social distancing and face mask.
Please come prepared
Contact:  Registrar/AMA CD: Steve Pasierb, . Tow Master: Len Buffinton .
Event Flyer


May 15,  Sat    Stealth Squadron 2021 Late Spring Contest

Sponsored by Stealth Squardon FAC#49 and Merrimack Valley Air-Istocrats
Woodsom Farm, 222 Lions Mouth Rd, Amesbury, MA, 01913
9:00am to 5:00pm
Outdoor Free Flight Contest (Rubber-powered Free Flight Models Only) for FAC Scale, Peanut, Old Time Stick,
Embryo, WW1 ML, WW2 ML, Thompson ML, Greve ML
Spectators Welcome.  All Covid-19 public health guidance will be in place, to include social distancing and face mask.
Please come prepared
Rain Date:  May 16, Sun
Contact: STEPHEN EVANS
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May  16, Sun   Control Line Combat Spring Championships

Sponsored by New England Control Line Combat Assoc
Silver Lake Regional High School, 260 Pembroke St, Kingston, MA, 02364
#329 Control Line Slow Combat flown in a rounds format with a 73mph speed limit
Spectators Welcome.  All Covid-19 public health guidance will be in place, to include social distancing and face mask.
Please come prepared
Contact:  NEIL SIMPSON
Event Picture


May 16, Sun   Wagner Memorial Fun Fly

Sponsored by Southern New Hampshire RC Club
Wagner Field, Old Landfill Road, Hudson, NH 03051  
8:00 am - 8:00 pm. Fun Fly to Honor and Remember Darrell Wagner
Pilots must have current AMA membership.
Spectators Welcome.  All Covid-19 public health guidance will be in place, to include social distancing and face mask.
Please come prepared
Contact:  Ed Vanderveen


May 22, Sat   15th Annual Helicopter Fun Fly

Sponsored by The 495th R/C Squadron, Inc
Captain John A. Ogonowski field, (200 Pinnacle Street) in Tewksbury, MA.
Registration Begins at 9AM on Saturday. Flying from 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
This Helicopter Fun Fly is open to helicopter pilots of all skill levels with a current AMA membership,
and promises to be a great start to the 2021 flying season!
There will be a $10 Pilot Registration fee for this event, which includes a barbecue lunch of hamburgers,
hotdogs, chips and soda. Lunch will be available to all spectators and guests for a nominal donation of $5.00!!
Spectators Welcome. All Covid-19 public health guidance will be in place, to include social distancing and face mask.
Please come prepared
Raindate: May 23, 2021  (12 Noon to 6:00 PM)
Contact:  Mark Pied
Event Details


May 22, 23    Sat - Sun     Red Rooster F5J Contest

Sponsored by Eastern Soaring League and Hosted by Rhode Island Soaring Club
Dug-Way Bridge road in West-Kingston, RI.
This is a two-day contest and it is part of the USA F5J Tour as well as the ESL electric contest series.
Participants can choose to fly for a single day, but final results are based on two days of flying.
Registration for two days is $40.00.
New pilots welcome
The field will be available for practice and/or LSF tasks on Friday.
To register visit: http://www.flyesl.org/Contest.aspx?contestid=348
No food available on site, bring your own.
Spectators Welcome.  All Covid-19 public health guidance will be in place, to include social distancing and face mask.
Please come prepared
Contact:  MAARTEN BROESS
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June 5, 6    Sat - Sun          2021 Granite State IMAC
 
Hosted by Concord Skyhawks and sponsored by IMAC ( International Miniature Aerobatic Club)
Concord Skyhawks Flying Field, 58 Locke Road, Concord, NH, 03301
All classes flown per the current IMAC contest guidelines and the AMA rule book.
AMA or MAAC is required. Novis class for those who wish to try IMAC will be on Sat
The field will be open for practice from 12:pm until 5:pm on Friday the 4th.
 Pilots’ meeting at 8:30 sharp Saturday morning, wheels up at 9:00. 
Please pre-register  at  http://www.mini-iac.com/Event-Details/PID/575  
Spectators Welcome.   All Covid-19 public health guidance will be in place, to include social distancing and face mask.
Please come prepared
Contact:  Jim Cyr
   

June  6,     Sun      SPRING FLOAT FLY

Sponsored by Yankee Flyersof Connecticut
West Thompson Lake,( at the end of Campground Dr), 401 Reardon Rd, North Grosvenor Dale, CT 06255
Float Flys are held at the boat launch maintained by the US Army Corps of Engineers
Open to all RC model flyers with a current AMA card. A $10 landing fee is charged
Spectators Welcome.  All Covid-19 public health guidance will be in place, to include social distancing and face mask.
Please come prepared


June  6,    Sun      Control Line Combat GX Shootout

Sponsored by New England Control Line Combat Assoc
107th Flying Field, LOCATED ON RT. 107 SOUTHBOUND IN SAUGUS MA
Control Line Slow Combat flown with formula GX rules
Spectators Welcome.  All Covid-19 public health guidance will be in place, to include social distancing and face mask.
Please come prepared
Contact:  NEIL SIMPSON
Event Picture


June 12   Sat                   2021 WARBIRDS OVER ELLINGTON

Sponsored by Northern Connecticut Radio Control Club
NCRCC Flying Field, 190 Green Rd, Ellington, CT, 06029
Flying 8:00am to 4:00pm
Open to all Warbirds No limit or size to the number of aircraft. Landing fee $15
Pilots must have current AMA membership.
No food or beverages will be available. Bring your own.
All Covid-19 public health guidance will be in place, to include social distancing and face mask.
Please come prepared
Rain Date:  June 13  Sunday
Contact:  Dennis Thibodeau
Event Flyer & directions to field


June 12,13     Sat - Sun      MEMORIAL FUN FLY

Sponsored  by RC Propbusters
RC Propbusters field, 479 Norwich Rd‎, Salem, CT
Two day Memorial Fun Fly, Come help us honor past RC pilot’s
Bring anything rc that flies. $10.00 landing fee.
Pilots must have current AMA membership.
We have a Heli field also.
Refreshments will be available for purchase
Spectators Welcome.  All Covid-19 public health guidance will be in place, to include social distancing and face mask.
Please come prepared
 Contact:  Michael Defranzo CD 


June 13,  Sun   Pinkham Field/Glastonbury Modelers Spring Fling 2021 Contest

Sponsored by Stealth Squardon FAC#49 and Glastonbury Modelers
White Farm 34 Maple Ave, Durham, CT
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Outdoor Free Flight Contest (Rubber-powered Free Flight Models Only) with 10 events (see flyer for details)
Spectators Welcome.  All Covid-19 public health guidance will be in place, to include social distancing and face mask.
Please come prepared
Contact:  Ed Novak
Event Flyer
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                                     SPECIAL EVENT
June 16 - 20   Wed - Sun    CAF AirPower History Tour
                           National Air Tour of Historic WWII Aircraft 
Westfield-Barnes Regional, 110 Airport Road, Westfield, Massachusetts 01085
The premiere bomber of World War II,  FIFI is the World's Most Famous, Flying, B-29.
9am to 5pm daily.  Come and see the World's Most Famous Flying B-29 Superfortress "FIFI"
along with the B-24 Liberator "Diamond Lil", P-51 Mustang "Gunfighter", T-6 Texan and a Boeing Stearman
All Covid-19 public health guidance will be in place, to include social distancing and face mask.
Please come prepared
Full Details   


June 17-18-19-20    Thur - Sun   2021 Plum Island Airport RC Flyers Annual Jet Rally

Sponsored by Plum Island Airport RC Flyers
Plum Island Aerodrome, Plum Island Tpke, Newbury, Massachusetts 01951
Anyone interested in seeing RC Turbine Jets we will be at Plum Island.
We start flying around 9:00 am until sundown!  We would love to see you there!
Free for public to watch the fun!
All Covid-19 public health guidance will be in place, to include social distancing and face mask.
Please come prepared
Contact:  ROBERT RADFORD
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                               SPECIAL EVENT
June 23 - 27   Wed - Sun    CAF AirPower History Tour
                           National Air Tour of Historic WWII Aircraft 
Nashua Airport - Boire Field, 93 Perimeter Road Nashua, NH 03063
The premiere bomber of World War II,  FIFI is the World's Most Famous, Flying, B-29.
9am to 5pm daily.  Come and see the World's Most Famous Flying B-29 Superfortress "FIFI"
along with the B-24 Liberator "Diamond Lil", P-51 Mustang "Gunfighter", T-6 Texan and a Boeing Stearman
All Covid-19 public health guidance will be in place, to include social distancing and face mask.
Please come prepared
Full Details   


June  26,   Sat      Stealth Squadron 2021 Early Summer Contest

Sponsored by Stealth Squardon FAC#49 and Merrimack Valley Air-Istocrats
Pony Express Field, 24 Candlewood  Rd, Ipswich, Ma
9:00am to 5:00pm
Outdoor Free Flight Contest (Rubber-powered Free Flight Models Only) for FAC Scale, , Peanut,
Dime Scale, WW1, WW2, Thompson and Greve Mass Launches, other events TBD.
Spectators Welcome.  All Covid-19 public health guidance will be in place, to include social distancing and face mask.
Please come prepared
Contact:  STEPHEN EVANS
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July  11  Sun       Control Line Combat Summer Sizzler

Sponsored by New England Control Line Combat Assoc
Silver Lake Regional High School, 260 Pembroke St, Kingston, MA, 02364
Control Line Slow Combat flown with formula GX rules
Spectators Welcome.  All Covid-19 public health guidance will be in place, to include social distancing and face mask.
Please come prepared
Contact:  NEIL SIMPSON
Event Picture


July 11  Sun       Dawn Patrol ....over Green Road Sector

Sponsored by Northern Connecticut Radio Control Club
NCRCC Flying Field, 190 Green Rd, Ellington, CT, 06029
Field opens at 8:00am
Any scale World War I era models or any Golden Era models are welcome.
Any size. Fun Fly type of event. No formal judging. Landing fee $15.
Pilots must have current AMA membership.
No food or beverages will be available. Bring your own.
All Covid-19 public health guidance will be in place, to include social distancing and face mask.
Please come prepared
Contact:  Joel Lang


July  17,          Sat                All electric fun fly and swap meet
 
Sponsored  by RC Propbusters
RC Propbusters field, 479 Norwich Rd‎, Salem, Ct
Come join us for our electric fun fly and swap meet at one of the best flying fields in the East.
Bring anything electric that flies helis and quads welcome - sell anything rc related.
Landing fee $10.00. Pilots must have current AMA membership.
Swap meet $5.00
Refreshments will be available for purchase
Spectators Welcome.   All Covid-19 public health guidance will be in place, to include social distancing and face mask.
Please come prepared
Contact:  Michael Defranzo CD


July 17, 18    Sat - Sun      2021 Maine IMAC Challenge

Hosted by Skystreakers R/C Club  and sponsored by IMAC ( International Miniature Aerobatic Club)
Skystreakers Flying Field, 201B Tobey Road, New Gloucester, ME
Join us for the Northeast's longest running IMAC contest, less than 25 minutes north of Portland.
All current IMAC rules/judging guidelines apply.
AMA or MAAC is required. Novis class for those who wish to try IMAC will be on Sat
Pilots meeting at 8:30am Saturday, wheels up at 9:00am.
Spectators Welcome.   All Covid-19 public health guidance will be in place, to include social distancing and face mask.
Please come prepared
Contact:  TYLER MCCORMACK


 

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