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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. Meetings begin at 6:30 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.

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                            SPECIAL EVENT
June 24,    Sat           Estate Sale Large Collection
          RC Airplanes and Accesories
Sponsored by AMA Friends of Barry Schubert
Former AMA D1 Contest Coordinator
378 River Rd, Westport, Mass 02790
11:00am til 3:00pm
Many items new and never used.
Contact:  Mark  401-624-2646
Flyer
 

June 24,     Sat     WINGS FOR WISHES/OPEN HOUSE
 
Sponsored by  PROPSNAPPERS RC CLUB
Propsnappers Rc Field., Green Rd, Scarborough, ME 04074
Rain date June 25th. Enjoy RC flying, food, and raffles.
Event 9:00am till 4:00pm. Public Welome and admission is Free. Donations will be accepted
Buddy-box with instructors.
There will be plenty of activity that day with prizes, raffles and food. A noon time show will feature a few
of our local talent and together with our own club members, there should be some great flying all day.
Pilots need to be AMA.  $20 Landing fee for pilots. Proceeds to Make a Wish Foundation Maine
Contact:  David Cyr CD PH: 413-530-1714 cell Email: treetopflyer2@gmail.com
Event Flyer


June 24,     Sat    Community Open House

Sponsored by Lazy Loopers Flying Club
206 North St, Wrentham, MA
11am - 4pm  Food and Drinks will be available 
Come and join us for a day of food, fun, and flying. All club members, their families, and the local
community (both RC pilots and those who are just curious) are welcome to come out and spend the day at the field.
If you're new to RC or curious about what you need to know, we'll be happy to answer all your questions
To fly you MUST be an AMA member.


June 24     Sat     HELICOPTER FUN FLY

Sponsored by RC PROPBUSTERS INC
RC Propbusters Field, 479 Norwich Rd, Salem, CT
Contact:  Michael Defranzo CD PH: 860.267.4317 Email: defranm@sbcglobal.net


                  Date change due to weather
June   24       Sat           Wachusett RC Flyers Open House

Sponsored by Wachusett RC Flyers
58 George Peeso Rd, Sterling, MA 01564
(behind the Sterling Police station, just follow the signs)
If you are an RC enthusiast or just curious please come on down. Kids are welcome too.
See model planes, helicopters and racing drones. Try you skills on a simulator or sign up
with an instructor to fly the club apprentice. We'll be hosting a MultiGP Drone Race during
the event so you'll see some of the best pilots in the area go head to head on our new FPV racing course.
The event is FREE and there will be food for sale
Event Flyer



June 25,    Sun      NEW HAMPSHIRE FLYING TIGERS FLY IN

Sponsored by New Hampshire Flying Tigers RC Club
B Street Field, B St. Derry, NH 03038
Join us for a day of flying, fun and friendship. All qualified AMA pilots are welcome to attend.
Food will be available on site
Pilot registration $10.  Registration starts at 9:30am, flying at 10:00am till 4:00pm
Spectators also welcome
Contact:  John Lavery CD PH: 603-432-8940
Event Flyer


June  25,   Sun    NCRCC/NEPRO Q-5oo PYLON RACE
Sponsored by NEPRO and hosted Northern Conn RC Club
NCRCC Flying Field, Green Rd, Ellington, Ct
9:00 am start. Entry Fee $25.00 per event. Pilots must pre-register on NEPRO site
Public welcome.  Club food for sale.  Prizes and raffle
Events; 424, 426 (JSO). AMA rules.
Contact:  Joel Lang  jrlang40@comcast.net



JULY 4TH  INDEPENDENCE DAY
                 
        
July  8,    Sat      Electric Fly-In Meet 

Sponsored by Wintonbury Flying Club
Club Field, 200 Seabury Dr.  Bloomfield, CT
( The field is at the rear of the Seabury retirement Community down the gravel road to the right. )
Time 9:00am till 4:00pm  Rain date July 9
This event is for electric powered fix wing aircraft only
AMA membership required for all pilots. No landing fee
Raffle - Food - Noon Time Flight Demo
Contact:  Tom Rocheleau  email: trocheleau@cox.net

                                                      
July  8,    Sat      Homebuilt Aircraft Fly-In

Sponsored by The Aviation Museum of New Hampshire
Manchester-Boston Regional Airport, Manchester, NH
Join us for this exciting event!   Pilots may fly-in 9:00AM – 2:00PM. Open to the public until 4:00 PM
Fly-in your homebuilt aircraft to the Aviation Museum of NH, Manchester-Boston Regional Airport, or visit the
museum to see a wide variety of homebuilt aircraft on display!  All are welcome to attend this unique family friendly event. Homebuilt/Experimental pilots flying in receive free admission. All planes welcome
Event Flyer


July   8, 9   Sat - Sun     PLUM ISLAND OPEN FUN FLY IN

Sponsored by  Plum Island Airport RC Flyers
Plum Island Turnpike, Newburyport, MA
This event is open to all types of RC Aircraft. AMA required. Landing Fee- $20.
As always- Spectators free and welcome.
Contact- Daren Hudson at (603) 674-5809 or dth7@comcast.net
Event Flyer


July   9,     Sun      Dawn Patrol WWI Scale Fly-In

Sponsored by Northern Conn Radio Control Club
NCRCC Field, Green Rd, Ellington, CT
Event starts at 8:00am.  5 Pilot stations,  70' x 600' ft grass runway
WWI Scale, any size, in scale military colors
fun, food, raffles, and event shirts available. Prizes for participation.
Spectators always welcome
Contact:  Robert Triggs CD PH: 860.871.0134 Email: robert.triggs@comcast.net
Event Flyer


July   9,    Sun       CUBS & COUSINS FUN FLY

Sponsored by Wingbusters MAC
John Tuholski Field, Pratt, Halifax, MA
Nothing but flying! No contests, no prizes, no demo's, no landing fee. Bring your Cubs, L-4's, Aeroncas, Fairchilds,
Taylorcraft, ect. Aircraft can be scale, semi-scale, fun scale, sorta scale, ect. Just come and enjoy our field and a day
of open skies.
Spectators always welcome
Contact:  Robert Mandeville CD PH: 508.583.3639, e-mail: n1edm@comcast.net
Event Flyer


July 14, 15, 16   Fri - Sun  RUTLAND COUNTY RC FLYERS ANNUAL FUN FLY

Sponsored by Rutland County RC Flyers
Fair Haven Municipal Airport, Fair Haven, VT
One of New England's premier flying sites. Open Flying Fri, Sat, Sun
On site camping beginning on 7/13. Friday night pilots dinner-$10-FPV Flying unlimited after 5pm
Spectators always welcome and free admission
Contact:  Shawn Brewster CD PH: 802.293.2731 Email: brewsterrocket@gmail.com
Event Flyer


July  15,      Sat     Ultra Micro (UMX) Day  

Sponsored by Lazy Loopers Flying Club
206 North St, Wrentham, MA
11:00am to 3:00pm. Spectators welcome
Find your smallest bird and come fly. We'll be featuring aircraft that qualify as UMX or Ultra micro.


July  15,   Sat    ELECTRIC FUN FLY AND SWAP MEET
 
Sponsored by RC Propbusters
RC Propbusters field, 479 Norwich Rd, Salem, CT
Fly anything electric. We have a heli field and will have a FPV course. Plenty of room for vendors.
Food will be available. $10 Landing fee, $5 vendor fee
Spectators welcome
Contact: Michael Defranzo CD PH: 860.267.4317 Email: defranm@sbcglobal.net

                             
July  15, 16  Sat - Sun   2017 Maine IMAC Challenge

Hosted by Skystreakers RC Club
Skystreakers Field, New Gloucester, Maine
( From route 100 Northbound in New Gloucester, take a left at the blinking lights onto Bald Hill Road.
Go down the hill and stay right at the fork in the road and go past the cemetery.
When you go under the overpass of the Maine Turnpike there will be two dirt roads on the left.
The second one will have a blue sign "Model Airdrome". That's it )
All classes flown per the current IMAC contest guidelines and the AMA rule book.  AMA or MAAC is required.
The Field will be open for practice from 12:pm until 5:pm on Friday the 14th.  Pilots’ meeting at 8:30 sharp Saturday morning, wheels up at 9:00. Please pre-register using the IMAC website.
Spectators welcome
Contact:  Thomas Chabot CD PH: 207/522-6841 E-mail tchabot5@gmail.com
Event Flyer



July  22,    Sat                Swap Meet

Sponsored by Lazy Loopers Flying Club
206 North St, Wrentham, MA
Our annual summer Swap meet at the club field. Buy, sell, trade. Everyone is welcome to buy and/or sell today.
There is a flat $10 seller's fee. Sell as many items as you want
11:00am til 4:00pm  Public welcome



July 23,    Sun                RC ACES SUMMER RC AUCTION
RC Aces Field, North Hampton,NH
Gate opens at 9:00am for set-up and veiwing
Auction starts at 11:00am

Admission still only $2.00 per person.  Public welcome.
All Radio Controlled Airplanes and related equipment accepted.
Come to buy and sell or just watch.
10% of selling price paid to club,max $20.00

                Food and beverage for sale on site.
This is an outdoor event, please bring your own chairs. Smoking in parking lot area only, please.

                                                                                                        
                                                               
   
Down Load Auction Flyer
                                                                                                       Down Load Pre-Auction Slips



Aug 4, 5, 6  Fri - Sun    5th Annual Plum Island IMAC Scale Aerobatics Competition

Sponsored by Plum Island Airport RC Club
Plum Island Airport, Plum Island Tpke, Newbury, Ma
AMA membership required. IMAC membership strongly encouraged. Please use IMAC website for joining
and/or registration for the event (under NE region link) http://www.mini-iac.com/ Direct Link to this event- http://www.mini-iac.com/Event-Details/PID/364 We welcome newcomers to IMAC flying.
No caller no problem, we'll help you out. Arrival and Practice Friday, competition Sat, Sun. 
Spectators ALWAYS welcome.  Food and beverages available on site
Contact- Daren Hudson at (603) 674-5809 or dth7@comcast.net


Aug 5          Sat    NEW ENGLAND SCALE FLY IN

Sponsored by SOUTH SHORE RC CLUB INC
Ssrcc Flying Field, 792 Conant St, Bridgewater MA 02324
 Registration @ 8:30 AM, flying starts at 9:00 AM 9am-4pm  Non competitive RC Scale Fly-In for all AMA members.
 Open to Scale airplanes of all types. Two flight lines for continuous flying. Noon Flight Demonstrations
"Flying AMA Scale Maneuvers" seminar. Large grass runway. $15 Landing fee
Spectators ALWAYS welcome.  Rain date is 8/6.
Contact:  Raymond Schmidt CD PH: 781-297-5109 Email: schmidtsk@aol.com
Event Flyer


Aug 5, 6   Sat - Sun    Wings and Wheels Spectacular
  
Sponsored by Owls Head Transportation Museum
117 Museum Street, Owls Head, Maine 04854
Classic cars, WWII Warbirds, and aerobatic performances will headline the Museum’s most impressive event of the season.
The 2017 Wings & Wheels Spectacular performers include B-17 Flying Fortress “Sentimental Journey,”
 B-25 “Axis Nightmare,” and many more to be announced!
Gates open to the public at 9:00 am; exhibitor gates open at 8:00 am both Saturday and Sunday.
The show will go on rain or shine, and a variety of indoor demonstrations and activities are planned in the event of inclement weather.
Complete Details


Aug  5, 6    Sat - Sun    NCRCC/NEPRO Q-5oo PYLON 2 DAY RACE

Sponsored by NEPRO and hosted Northern Conn RC Club
NCRCC Flying Field, Green Rd, Ellington, Ct
9:00 am start. Entry Fee $25.00 per event, per day. Pilots must pre-register on NEPRO site
Public welcome.  Club food for sale.  Prizes and raffle
Events; 424, 426 Quickiee 500 race. AMA rules.
Contact:  Kevin Cyr CD PH: 860/871-8316


Aug  12,  13    Sat - Sun    Southern NH Altitude Limited Electric Soaring /Man On Man Contest

Sponsored by Southern NH RC Club
Old Landfill Road, Hudson, NH 03051
This will be our 5th Annual ALES contest !!!!
Mid-Summer is a great time to fly New England!!! Come hangout!!!
$10 daily entry fee which goes towards food and prizes. Novice entry is free!
Lunch provide on both days!!!!  Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, Soda and Chips...
Sunday - No round starts after 2PM...period
Contact: Walter Adasczik - (603) 718-9670


Aug  12,  13   Sat - Sun   GFF Warbirds Fun Fly

Sponsored by Guildhall Fun Flyers
GFF flying field, Route 102,  Guildhall, VT
Event starts at 9:30am
Bring some Warbirds if you have them or just bring something to fly if you
don't have any Warbirds. The concession will be open for hot dogs, hamburgers, and other
available food for purchase on Saturday only.
There will also be a 50/50 raffle.


Aug 12, 13    Sat - Sun     A CENTURY OF AIR POWER  SHOW

Barnes Air National Guard Base, 175 Falcon Dr,  Westfield, MA
Featuring the U.S.A.F. THUNDERBIRDS and a list of other performers
Complete details



Aug 13,    Sun                  RC ACES SUMMER FAMILY COOK-OUT



RC Aces Field, North Hampton,NH
Family cook-out for RC Aces members and family.  Rain date Aug 20, Sun
Gate opens at 9:00am. Come for the day, or just stop by to say "hello" . Food available 11:30am till 1:30pm
Hot dogs, burgers, (cooked to perfection by Head Chef Cappy)
soda, water, chips, etc will be provided by the club. Side dishes of salads, deserts, etc will be welcome from members
Bring your lawn chairs, sun block, bug repellent  and of course something to fly.
Flightline will be open and hopefully active
Please RSVP with number attending to Cappy at  swivelflags@live.com  or Mark at Grampyb@comcast.net



Aug 18,19,20  Fri - Sun    Golden Age Radio Control Model Meet

Sponsored by Tri County Sky Barons R/C Model Airplane Club and hosted by The Golden Age Air Museum
371 Airport Road, Bethel PA, 19507
Featuring model aircraft designs dating from the Pioneer Era through the year 1941.
Event from 10AM to 5PM with a 1.5HR intermission with museum flight demonstration on Saturday.
Weather permitting.
Event Flyer and Complete Details


Aug 18, 19, 20   Fri - Sun    12TH ANNUAL NEW ENGLAND RC JET RALLY

Gardner Municipal Airport, Gardner, MA
Turbine powered RC jets. Overnight RV ok.
Spectators ALWAYS welcome
Contact:  Jeffrey Lynds CD PH: 860.303.7893 Email: jlyndz@aol.com

Aug   19    Sat    MAINE CONTROL-LINE FUN FLY 2017

Sponsored by BRUNSWICK AREA MODELERS
Brunswick Area Modelers Site, Augusta Rd ( Rt 201 ), Topsham, Maine
9am-5pm, Rain date is 8/20. Up to 70 foot lines, spectra allowed, 100' diameter grass circle.
No fees-donations for maintenance accepted.
Public welcome. Instructors and trainer equipment available.  
Contact:  Edward Schmidt CD PH: 207/729-8017 Email: edwardc_schmidt@comcast.net



Aug  19, 20  Sat - Sun   RI SOARING CLUB EASTERN SOARING LEAGUE

Sponsored by RHODE ISLAND SOARING CLUB
Covell Field, West Kingston, RI
Events; 456 (JSO). All winch launched sailplanes are eligible and we encourage anybody interested
in this sport to participate or at least come by and enjoy the spectacle.
Contact: Alexander Hall CD PH: 401.207.9534 Email: alexhall@rocketmail.com


Aug 20,     Sun          Fun Fly

Sponsored by Southern NH Radio Control Club
Wagner Field, Old Landfill Road,     Hudson, NH 03051
Event goes from 8:00am til 8:00pm
Fun Day at Wagner Field. Bring a guest and your planes. We will have a raffle for prizes.
Get a free raffle ticket each time you fly.
See you there!
Contact:  Ed Van Der Veen - (603) 247-3181


Aug  25,26,27    Fri - Sun   Maine Scale Shoot Out

Sponsored by Skystreakers Model Club and Propsnappers RC Club
Skystreakers Field, New Gloucester, Maine
( From route 100 Northbound in New Gloucester, take a left at the blinking lights onto Bald Hill Road.
Go down the hill and stay right at the fork in the road and go past the cemetery.
When you go under the overpass of the Maine Turnpike there will be two dirt roads on the left.
The second one will have a blue sign "Model Airdrome". That's it )
All scale/sport scale aircraft welcome. Scale static judging along with flying practice will be on Friday.
Food will be available for the event on Saturday and Sunday.
Starts 9:00am  Public Welcome


Aug 26, 27     Sat - Sun    THE GREAT STATE OF MAINE AIR SHOW

Brunswick Executive Airport, 15 Terminal Road, Brunswick, ME, 0401
Featuring the US Navy Blue Angels and a list of other star performers.
Complete details


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