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Casa Grande RC Flyers Celebrate National Model Aviation Day

Posted by on Dec 12, 2018 in Clubs in the News | Comments Off on Casa Grande RC Flyers Celebrate National Model Aviation Day

The Casa Grande RC Flyers held their annual National Model Aviation Day event on Dec. 8. The event was held at the clubs airfield in Casa Grande. More than 150 people attended the event and the event was free to the public. The club’s new food service, Twisted Entree from Casa Grande, served meals from their menu. Tools and supplies to make the event more space were donated by Home Depot, Lowes and Norris RV and all of Casa Grande. The event benefited the Casa Grande Food Bank and the club members collected cash and food items. The...

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Charles Sylvia Collection on the road with RC Resale to AMA Expo East

Posted by on Dec 12, 2018 in Stories | Comments Off on Charles Sylvia Collection on the road with RC Resale to AMA Expo East

The AMA Foundation will have the donated Charles Sylvia collection at the swap shop at AMA Expo East. AMA Expo East will be held Friday, Feb. 22 – 24 at the Meadowlands Exposition Center in Secaucus, NJ. For more information on Expo East, click here. If you would like to make an early bid on an item, please contact Mandee Mikulski at mandeem@modelaircraft.org. We hope to see you there! All sales through RC Resale benefit the AMA Foundation and the programs it supports. T-45C EDF JET SNJ-5 Foam HABU EDF Viper EDF F4U Corsair F7F Tigercat...

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AMA Youth Member One of 25 in Nation Chosen for Back to Space Program

Posted by on Dec 5, 2018 in Stories | Comments Off on AMA Youth Member One of 25 in Nation Chosen for Back to Space Program

AMA youth member, Trey Hackman,  was selected as one of the 25 student ambassadors for the Back to Space program. Hackman is from Brownstown, Ind. The student ambassador competition was open to U.S. citizens enrolled in grades 8 through 12 and included students from all over the country. The Back to Space program allows student ambassadors to meet astronauts and discuss how to bring STEM into popular culture. Back to Space LLC was founded by Danielle Roosa, the granddaughter of Apollo 14 astronaut Stuart Roosa. The program’s objectives...

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Casa Grande RC Flyers will Celebrate National Model Aviation Day

Posted by on Dec 3, 2018 in Clubs in the News | Comments Off on Casa Grande RC Flyers will Celebrate National Model Aviation Day

The Casa Grande RC Flyers will host an event on Dec. 8 to celebrate National Model Aviation Day. The event will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the clubs flying field off of Isom Road. The event is free but donations of non-perishable food items or cash will be accepted to benefit the Casa Grande Food Bank. The club has been hosting this event for six years, as long as the club has been in existence. The members of the club will be flying fixed-wing aircraft, helicopters and drones. The public is encouraged to come and learn more about the hobby...

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Blacksheep RC Modelers Invited to Fly in Front of Indiana State Museum

Posted by on Dec 3, 2018 in Clubs in the News | Comments Off on Blacksheep RC Modelers Invited to Fly in Front of Indiana State Museum

The Blacksheep RC Modelers were invited to fly RC planes in front of the Indiana State Museum the day after Thanksgiving. Many of the clubs members were able to come and...

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