AMA Club #810 Alabaster, AL.

2018 ALABAMA FLYING EVENTS

March

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3/16/2018 – 3/18/2018 — Bessemer, AL (C) BIRMINGHAM 24TH ANNIVERSARY HELICOPTER FUN FLY. Site: Club Field. Jacob Crowder CD PH: 2055145469 Email: jtcrowder@crimson.ua.edu. Sanction #18/79. CAN YOU CONQUER THE DITCH!? Join us to kick off the 2018 flying season! This is a casual event where the emphasis is on having fun! We will have areas available for new and novice pilots. AMA membership required to fly! Camping available. NO HOOKUPS! Sponsor: BIRMINGHAM HELICOPTER MODELERS

April

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4/20/2018 — Huntsville, AL (C) HUNTSVILLE HELI FLYERS ANNUAL FUN FLY. Site: 445 Chase Rd. Ken Abbott CD PH: 931.302.0518 Email: coptrdr2@msn.com. Visit: huntsvilleheliflyers.org. Sanction #18/211. Come out and join us for the 2nd Annual Steve Helms (Huntsville Heli Fliers) Fun Fly. Campers welcome. Sponsor: HUNTSVILLE HELI FLYERS

May

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5/19/2018 — Auburn, AL (C) SPRING WARBIRD FLY IN. Site: Macon Rd 24. William Carper CD PH: 740-577-2500 Email: billcarper@juno.com. Sanction #18/739. Location; Intersection of Macon County Rd’s 22 & 24. Any size Warbird Elec/Gas/Glo. 9am to 4pm. $20 landing fee, lunch provided for registered pilots. Awards & prizes. Manicured grass field 90 x 650 ft. Open Flying on Thursday & Friday May 17 & 18. Sponsor: AUBURN PLANESMEN RC

5/26/2018 — Fort Payne, AL (C) 13TH ANNUAL SOUTHERN FRIED ELECTRAFLY. Site: Jacoway Field. Glenn Bond CD PH: 404-502-0933 Email: glennhb007@gmail.com. Visit: dekalbflyers.com. Sanction #18/341. Any type Electric aircraft or helicopter. Combat and limbo events. Best of Show awards to 3rd place. Main Pilot prize worth $100 minimum. Other pilot’s prizes to be awarded. $15 Landing fee (Lunch included). Sponsor: DEKALB RC FLYERS

June

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6/2/2018 — Fort Payne, AL (C) 2ND ANNUAL SCALE FUN FLY. Site: Jacoway Field. John Danner CD PH: 256-523-3131 Email: jmdanner@samford.edu. Visit: dekalrcbflyers.com. Sanction #18/782. All models must be replicas of full scale aircraft. All sizes welcome. Pilots’ Choice plaques for best scale built and best scale ARF models. Planes must fly to be judged. Landing fee $20 (w/lunch). $100 value pilot drawing. Swap meet. Sponsor: DEKALB RC FLYERS

September

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9/21/2018 – 9/22/2018 — Clanton, AL (C) WARBIRDS OVER ALABAMA. Site: 3704 County Rd 47. James Weems CD PH: 205-733-2021 Email: jimweems@bellsouth.net. Sanction 318/466. giant scale warbirds only with 80″ wing, bi-plane with 60″. 420 landing fee. Early arrivals OK. RV hook-up availbale, contact CD regarding RV’ing. Sponsor: CENTRAL ALABAMA SPORTFLIERS

October

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10/4/2018 – 10/7/2018 — Harvest, AL (C) AEROTOW 2018. Site: Club Field. Timothy Batt CD PH: 256-721-0404 Email: tbatt@knology.net. Visit: flynarca.com. Sanction #18/780. 10th Annual event. Four days of flying. 2300′ Grass runway, 100cc+ tow planes. Concessions daily. RV parking, no hook ups. This event has grown every year and has become a regular for glider pilots across the SE and beyond. Sponsor: NORTH ALABAMA RADIO CONTROL ASSOCIATION

2018 ALABAMA SWAP MEETS

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3/31/2018 — Harvest, AL (E) SWAP MEET. Site: 5614 Hwy 53. Larry Holcomb CD PH: 256-724-7322 Email: landj109@yahoo.com. Visit: flynarca.com. Location; Pineview Baptist Church. Raffle, concessions, auction @ noon. Admission $5, age 12 and under FREE. Tables $12, pre-paid by March 15, $15 at the door. Sponsor: NORTH ALABAMA RADIO CONTROL ASSOCIATION