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2012

June

MI
6/1/2012 - 6/3/2012 -- Grand Ledge, MI (C) WARBIRDS AND CLASSICS OVER MICHIGAN. Site: Club Field. Gerry Kesler CD PH: 517-719-6438 Email: . Visit: www.cardsrc.com. Proud member of warbird and classic alliance events. 1000' runway east/west, food concessions on site, plane tent for planes. Web site pre-registration, $20 landing fee includes Sat dinner. First event of the Warbird and Classic Alliance. E-mail CD for hotel info. Sponsor: CAPITAL AREA RADIO DRONE SQUAD C.A.R.D.S

6/1/2012 - 6/3/2012 -- Grosse Ile, MI (C) MID AMERICA RC HELI FUN FLY. Site: Club Field. Michael Lucier CD PH: 734-624-5597 Email: . Sponsor: MICHIGAN JETS

6/2/2012 - 6/3/2012 -- Quincy, MI (C) KEITH SHAW BIRTHDAY ELECTRIC FLY. Site: Club Field. David Grife CD PH: 517-279-8445 Email: . Landing fee $10 for whole weekend. Very relaxed fly in honoring the electric trailblazer. Sponsor: BALSA BUTCHERS

6/7/2012 - 6/10/2012 -- Mt Pleasant, MI (D) MT PLEASANT SUMMER FESTIVAL. Site: Club Field. Randall Gibson CD PH: 317-698-4346 Email: . Sponsor: MID MICHIGAN RC HELI ASSN

6/9/2012 -- Lake Orion, MI (C-Restricted) ELECTRICS OVER LAKE ORION. Site: Club Field. Peter Foss CD PH: 248-236-0676 Email: . Visit: www.skymasters.org. Electric power airplanes. Also night flying and camping at the field. Sponsor: SKYMASTERS RC CLUB OF MI

6/9/2012 - 6/10/2012 -- Maple City, MI (AA) EARLY SUMMER DUAL SOAR IN. Site: Club Field. Robert Robinson CD PH: 231-266-5781 Email: . Visit: www.flyinlift.org. Pilots meeeting 9AM, flying 9:30AM each day weather permitting. See website for task details. Sponsor: LITTLE FINGER THERMALEERS LIFT

6/9/2012 -- Midland, MI (C) MIDLAND RC MODELERS CLUB ALL ELECTRIC FLY. Site: Club Field. Steven Linley CD PH: 989-687-7681 Email: . Visit: www.midlandrc.org. All AMA pilots are welcome. Pilots may win an electric RC model and/or electric flight accessories. Whether you fly 6S or 1S, all size planes and helicopters are welcome. Sponsor: MIDLAND RC MODELERS

6/16/2012 - 6/17/2012 -- Empire, MI (C) TRAMPS AIRSHOW. Site: Empire Airport. Douglas Sattler CD PH: 231-357-9126 Email: . Visit: www.traversemodelpilots.com. 20 miles west of downtown Traverse City, south of M72 along County Road 677. Open flying both days. Paved runway available for jet or other demonstrations. Dinner will be served Saturday night 6PM. Camping available on site or at Empire Campground PH:231-326-5285 or Sleepy Bear Campground PH:231-326-5566. Sponsor: TRAVERSE AREA MODEL PILOTS SOCIETY

6/16/2012 -- Saranac, MI (C) 4TH ANNUAL HELI SMACK DOWN. Site: Walter Rc Park. David Walter CD PH: 616-204-3798 Email: . Visit: www.walterrcpark.com. Food and drink provided. Landing fee $10. 110 volt power on fight line. Start time 8:30AM til 4PM. All sizes and types welcome. Fun fly and have fun. Sponsor: IONIA COUNTY MODEL AIRCRAFT CLUB

6/16/2012 -- Sparta, MI (C) WMSS WOODCRAFTERS. Site: Club Field. Martin Doney CD PH: 231-898-3622 Email: . Visit: www.rcsoaring.org. Sponsor: WEST MICHIGAN SOARING SOCIETY

6/16/2012 -- White Lake, MI (C) PMAC WARBIRD FESTIVAL. Site: Club Feild. Joseph Fialka CD PH: 810-287-1077 Email: . Visit: www.pmac.us. All warbirds welcome - gas, nitro, electric. Pilots meeting 9:30AM, flying starts at 10AM. Sponsor: PONTIAC MINIATURE AIRCRAFT CLUB

6/16/2012 - 6/17/2012 -- Winn, MI (C-Restricted) MMRCHA SPRING INTO FLIGHT. Site: Woodruff Lake Airport. Randall Gibson CD PH: 317-698-4346 Email: . Sponsor: MID MICHIGAN RC HELI ASSN

6/20/2012 -- Saranac, MI (C) SARANAC SUMMER SERIES. Site: Walter Rc Park. David Walter CD PH: 616-204-3798 Email: . Visit: www.walterrcpark.com. Electric storm, 110 volt power at flight line, 3PM to dark. Food and drink provided. Landing fee $10. All electric types, camp, no hook ups. West Michigan Parkflyers LLC will be on site to demo foam planes and give pony rides. Sponsor: IONIA COUNTY MODEL AIRCRAFT CLUB

6/23/2012 - 6/24/2012 -- Jackson, MI (AA) MID MICHIGAN IMAC. Site: Pete Dillon Field. Michael Roxberry CD PH: 517-782-4921 Email: . Visit: www.jacksonrc.com. Events 411-415(JSO). Standard IMAC format with basic, sportsman, intermediate, advanced and unlimited classes plus Sunday freestyle. Registration 8AM Sat, wheels up at 9AM. Field is open at noon on Friday for practice and set up. Food concessions Sat and Sun. Visit website for additional info. Sponsor: JACKSON RC CLUB

6/23/2012 -- Lenox Twp, MI (C) WARBIRDS. Site: Club Field. Louis Tisch CD PH: 586-790-2678 Email: . Visit: www.rccd.org/schedule%20events.htm. Open to warbirds of any SRA. Pilot fee $10, no fee for parking, food and lunch available. Sponsor: RC CLUB OF DETROIT

6/23/2012 - 6/24/2012 -- Memphis, MI (A) 1ST ANNUAL EASTWINGS PATTERN CONTEST. Site: 1601 Kinney Rd. Michael Darr CD PH: 586-727-3722 Email: . Visit: www.nsrca.us/d4. Events 401-406(JSO). Sponsor: EASTWINGS MODEL CLUB

6/24/2012 -- Lenox Twp, MI (A) GREAT LAKES SCALE. Site: Club Field. Michael Pavlock CD PH: 586.295.3053 Email: . Visit: www.rccd.org/schedule%20events.htm. Pilot fee $10, concession available. Sponsor: RADIO CONTROL CLUB OF DETROIT

July

MI
7/7/2012 - 7/8/2012 -- Salem Township, MI (C) MID AMERICA ELECTRIC FLIES. Site: Midwest Rc Society. Kenneth Myers CD PH: 248-669-8124 Email: . Visit: www.theampeer.org. Sponsor: ELECTRIC FLYERS ONLY INC

7/7/2012 - 7/8/2012 -- Temperanc, MI (A) TOLEDO WEAK SIGNALS 3RD ANNUAL OPEN. Site: Club Field. Scott Harter CD PH: 419-276-0413 Email: . Events 444, 460(JSO). Sponsor: WEAK SIGNALS RC

7/14/2012 -- Highland Twp, MI (C) 23RD ANNUAL AIR SHOW. Site: Club Field. Daniel Wamboldt CD PH: 734-433-5451 Email: . Visit: www.unitedflying.org. Registration 9AM to 10AM, flying 10AM to 5PM. State Park permit required. Pilot lunch provided. 23rd year of fun! Sponsor: UNITED FLYING ORGANIZATION

7/14/2012 -- Midland, MI (C) MID MICHIGAN FUN FLY. Site: Club Field. Steven Linley CD PH: 989-687-7681 Email: . Sponsor: MIDLAND RC MODELERS

7/14/2012 - 7/15/2012 -- Sparta, MI (A) WMSS SUMMER DUAL SOAR IN. Site: Club Field. Dennis Hoyle CD PH: 616-813-1822 Email: . Visit: www.rcsoaring.org. Events 442, 444, 460(JSO). Awards 1st-3rd each day and 2 day championship award. Ball bearing winches with 250# test line. Start time 10AM, no new rounds after 4PM Sat and 3:30PM Sunday. Sponsor: WEST MICHIGAN SOARING SOCIETY

7/15/2012 -- Chesaning, MI (C) 26TH ANNUAL CHESANING HELI FUN FLY. Site: Club Field. Paul Binkley CD PH: 810-444-4558 Email: . Visit: www.chesaningrcclub.org. Sponsor: CHESANING AREA MODEL FLYING CLUB INC

7/15/2012 -- Lake Orion, MI (C) WARBIRDS AND SCALE. Site: Club Field. Carl Brausa CD PH: 248-373-8949 Email: . Visit: www.skymasters.org. For more information or directions visit website. Sponsor: SKYMASTERS RC CLUB OF MI

7/18/2012 -- Saranac, MI (C) SARANAC SUMMER SERIES. Site: Walter Rc Park. David Walter CD PH: 616-204-3798 Email: . Visit: www.walterrcpark.com. 3D mania 3PM to dark. Have a good time, food and drink provided, landing fee $10. All types of aircraft invited, 600' grass runway, heli area, park flyer area. 110 volt power on flight line, camping on site, no hook ups. RC dirt oval. Sponsor: IONIA COUNTY MODEL AIRCRAFT CLUB

7/21/2012 - 7/22/2012 -- Detroit, MI (C) D.A.M. ELECTRIC FLY. Site: Club Field. Arden Mcconnell CD PH: 313-274-3185 Email: . Visit: www.detroitaeromodelers.com. Registration 9AM, flying 10AM to 4PM. No landing fee, grill available for your use. Parking on Spinoza Rd. If it's electric and flies bring it and have fun. Sponsor: DETROIT AERO MODELERS

7/21/2012 -- Grand Ledge, MI (C-Restricted) CARDS GIANT SCALE FLY IN. Site: Club Field. Harold Morris CD PH: 517-281-6406 Email: . Visit: www.cardsrc.com. Sponsor: CAPITAL AREA RADIO DRONE SQUAD C.A.R.D.S

7/21/2012 -- Lenox Twp, MI (C) 2 X 2. Site: Club Field. Philip Laperriere CD PH: 586-876-5401 Email: . Visit: www.rccd.org/schedule%20events.htm. 2x2 fun fly for any AMA pilot that can demonstrate 2 or more anything about their plane: 2 motors, 2 wings, 2 pilots, or anything 2 about a plane. $8 entry fee, pilots meeting 8:50AM for electric, 9:45AM for nitro/gas. Flag raising at 9AM, electric's start afterwards with nitro/gas flying starting at 10AM. Raffles start at 2:30PM. Each flight earns raffle ticket. Sponsor: RC CLUB OF DETROIT

7/22/2012 -- Lenox Twp, MI (C) FOUR STROKE RALLY. Site: Club Field. John Mccormick CD PH: 586-246-0967 Email: . Visit: www.rccd.org/schedule%20events.htm. Restrooms and concessions on site. Landing fee $8. Sponsor: RC CLUB OF DETROIT

7/27/2012 -- Grand Ledge, MI (C) LANSING MI CARDS HELI FUN FLY. Site: Club Field. William Rosa CD PH: 517-562-4891 Email: . Visit: www.cardsrc.com. Sponsor: CAPITAL AREA RADIO DRONE SQUAD C.A.R.D.S

7/27/2012 - 7/29/2012 -- White Cloud, MI (C) TAIL TWISTERS FUN FLY. Site: White Cloud Airport. James Maike CD PH: 231-335-8272 Email: . Visit: www.tailtwisters.com. Friday nigh flying, Saturday pig roast 12PM. This event starts Friday 6PM and goes til Sunday noon. Candy drop, paint ball shoot. Sponsor: WHITE CLOUD AREA TAIL TWISTER

August

MI
8/1/2012 - 8/2/2012 -- Lasalle, MI (C) PAUL SCHMITZ MEMORIAL OLD TIMER CONTEST. Site: Club Field. John Harder CD PH: 419-276-0563 08/01 - Orig spark Ign LER, Brown Jr LER, 1/2A Tex, Fox-a-Coy, speed 400. 08/02 - Texaco - all engines, B orig spark Ign LER, ABC glow LER, O and R sideport, ELMR. Effective muflers on all but 1/2A and Orig spark Ign. SAM rules apply. 1st event $10, $5 each additional, $30 max. Sponsor: WEAK SIGNALS RC

8/9/2012 - 8/12/2012 -- Grosse Ile, MI (C) MICHIGAN JETS 2012. Site: Club Field. George Thomas CD PH: 313-533-1754 Email: . Sponsor: FLYING PILGRIMS

8/11/2012 - 8/12/2012 -- Lasalle Township, MI (AA) WEAK SIGNALS PRECISION AEROBATICS CONTEST. Site: Club Field. Robert Kane CD PH: 734-558-1395 Email: . Events 401-406(JSO). Sponsor: WEAK SIGNALS RC

8/11/2012 - 8/12/2012 -- Lenox Twp, MI (C-Restricted) 2ND ANNUAL DVII MINI-FEST. Site: Club Field. Ernest Varilone CD PH: 586-566-8237 Email: . Visit: www.rccd.org/schedule%events.htm. IMAA rules apply. Landing fee members $10 1 day, $15 two days, non-members $15 1 day, $20 two days. Reasonably priced food service, limited camping, restroom facilities on site, field available on Friday for practice. Runway is 1100' long by 300' wide. Flying starts at 10AM both days. Call or see website for more info. Sponsor: RC CLUB OF DETROIT

8/11/2012 - 8/12/2012 -- Leonard, MI (A) ALES OVER ADDISON. Site: 1480 W Romeo Rd. John Iafret CD PH: 586-850-1377 Email: . Visit: www.gdshs.org. Event 612(JSO). Two day Ales contest with sub prizes for each day. You can fly one day but will only get Ales League points if you fly both days. 2012 Nats rules will apply with specific landing tapes. Sponsor: GREATER DETROIT SOARING & HIKING SOC

8/11/2012 - 8/12/2012 -- Maple City, MI (A) SUMMER DUAL SOAR IN. Site: Club Field. Lawrence Storie CD PH: 231-590-5718 Email: . Visit: www.flyinlift.org. Events 442, 444(JSO). See website for planned task. Pilots meeting 9AM, flying 9:30AM, weather permitting. M.O.M. scoring. Sponsor: LITTLE FINGER THERMALEERS LIFT

8/15/2012 -- Saranac, MI (C) SARANAC SUMMER SERIES. Site: Morrison Lake. David Walter CD PH: 616-204-3798 Email: . Visit: www.walterrcpark.com. Lake and lights challenge from 3PM to dark, lights after dark, float fly during the day. Fly with lights after dark. Directions to site on web. All pilots must be AMA and only 2.4 radios at waters edge. Recovery boat at waters edge. Power 110v at site. Landing fee $10 includes food. Check us out on Facebook. Sponsor: IONIA COUNTY MODEL AIRCRAFT CLUB

8/18/2012 - 8/19/2012 -- Westland, MI (AA) MICHIGAN CONTROL LINE CHAMPIONSHIPS. Site: Club Field. Randall Ryan CD PH: 734-697-2855 Email: . Events 323, 324, 325, 326(JSO). Saturday - Open profile, OTS and classic (appearance judging for classic). Sunday - 323, 324, 325, 326. Maps available via email upon request. Sponsor: STRATHMOOR MODEL CLUB OF DETROIT

8/18/2012 -- White Lake, MI (C) ELECTRICS OVER WHITE LAKE. Site: Club Field. Brian Bartnick CD PH: 248-627-6783 Email: . Visit: www.pmac.us. Registration 9AM, flying from 10AM to 4PM. No landing fee. Park sticker is required. Join the Pontiac Miniature Aircraft Club for a relaxed day of all electric flying. Sponsor: PONTIAC MINIATURE AIRCRAFT CLUB

8/19/2012 -- Lenox Twp, MI (A) MEELE OVER LENNOX. Site: Club Field. Don Veres CD PH: 586-778-7362 Email: . Visit: www.rccd.org/schedule%20events.htm. Events 755, 760(JSO). 4 rounds Open B and 4 rounds Limited B. Combat starts at 10:30AM with only 30 minutes for trim flights. Please be ready to fly. Sponsor: RC CLUB OF DETROIT

8/24/2012 - 8/26/2012 -- Alma, MI (D) GRATIOT COMMUNITY AIR SHOW. Site: Gratiot Community Airport. Randall Gibson CD PH: 317.698.4346 Sponsor: MT PLEASANT MODEL AIRCRAFT CLUB

8/25/2012 - 8/26/2012 -- Gaylord, MI (C) OTSEGO LAKE SPLASH IN. Site: Otsego Lake County Park. Michael Curtis CD PH: 231-549-3499 Email: . Come enjoy float plane flying in Northern Michigan, no landing fee, sandy, shallow launch area, any size planes welcome. Lunch concession and camping available at park PH:989-731-6448. Sponsor: ALPINE LEISURE PILOTS SOCIETY

8/25/2012 -- Grand Ledge, MI (C) C.A.R.D.S. RC ELECTRIC FLY IN. Site: Club Field. Marvin Thomson CD PH: 517-655-5254 Email: . Visit: www.cardsrc.com. Join us for a RC electric airplane and helicopter fun fly. Registered electric flyers are also welcome to use the field for open flying on Friday from 4PM to 9PM and Sunday from 9AM to noon. There will also be an informal pylon race for ultra micro airplanes below 2.75 oz. Landing fee $15 and includes pizza and soda for pilot on Saturday. Sponsor: CAPITAL AREA RADIO DRONE SQUAD C.A.R.D.S

8/25/2012 -- Leonard, MI (A) MICHIGAN SOARING LEAGUE #7. Site: Addison Oaks County Park. Wilbert Hutchings CD PH: 248-318-3542 Email: . Events 444(JSO). Unlimited sailplanes, man on man format. Sponsor: GREATER DETROIT SOARING & HIKING SOC

8/25/2012 -- Thompsonville, MI (C) 15TH ANNUAL AIR SHOW. Site: Thompsonville Airport. Edward Mcintosh CD PH: 231-882-4990 Email: . The airport is located on Lindy Rd, about one mile east of M115 at the entrance to the Crystal Mountain Resort. Fly 10AM to 3PM with two venues, one for fixed wing aircraft, one for helicopters. Jets also welcome on our new 2900 foot runway and huge pits. Free public admission. Large number of spectators and lots of parking. Sponsor: BENZIE AREA R/C CLUB

8/25/2012 -- Watervliet, MI (C) WATERVLIET FUNFLY. Site: Watervliet Airport. Chris Bergen CD PH: 269-445-2060 Email: . Sponsor: WATERVLIET HIGHFLYERS

September

MI
9/2/2012 -- Tustin, MI (C) CAMS AIR SHOW. Site: Club Field. Robert Baird CD PH: 231-768-4553 Email: . 10 miles south of Cadillac on US 131, exit 168, east to blinker light, turn south 1/2 mile to field. Open flying before and after show. Show time 1PM to 4PM. Sponsor: CADILLAC AREA MODELERS SOC CAMS

9/8/2012 - 9/9/2012 -- Brighton, MI (C) MIDWEST REGIONAL FLOAT FLY. Site: Island Lake Recreation Area. David Wendt CD PH: 248-906-1581 Email: . Visit: www.skymasters.com. Please visit our webiste for maps and information. This is a seaplane event. All types and sizes are welcome. This is a large lake in a beautiful setting. Sponsor: SKYMASTERS RC CLUB OF MI

9/8/2012 - 9/9/2012 -- Detroit, MI (AA) MICHIGAN CONTROL LINE STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS. Site: Rouge Park Winter Sports Area. Ron Colombo CD PH: 734-344-1212 Events 319, 320, 321, 328, 329, 330, 331(JSO). Saturday - speed limit, fast and slow combat, clown and Foxberg racing (racing events to use Brodak rules). Sunday - double elimination F2D combat and all carrier events. Sponsor: STRATHMOOR MODEL CLUB OF DETROIT

9/8/2012 - 9/9/2012 -- Lenox, MI (AA) TOM BRETT MEMORIAL PATTERN CONTEST. Site: Radio Control Club Of Detriot. Peter Vanheusden CD PH: Email: . Visit: WWW.RCCD.ORG. Events, 401 (Jr) (Sr) (Open), 402 (Jr) (Sr) (Open), 403 (Jr) (Sr) (Open), 404 (Jr) (Sr) (Open), 406 (Jr) (Sr) (Open). Sponsor: RC CLUB OF DETROIT

9/9/2012 -- Goodells, MI (C) MICHIGAN WHIRLYBIRDS 30TH ANNUAL FUN FLY. Site: Goodells County Park. Michael Lasker CD PH: 586-296-9539 Email: . Visit: www.michiganwhirlybirds.com. Sponsor: MICHIGAN WHIRLYBIRDS

9/9/2012 -- Midland, MI (C) MIDLAND RC MODELERS AIR SHOW. Site: Club Field. Jerry Hahnfeld CD PH: 989-631-1168 Email: . Visit: www.midlandrc.org. All AMA pilots welcome. Paved runway (350') and grass runway (500'). Food available. Complimentary pilot lunch. Pilot prizes. Flying time 10AM to 5PM. Sponsor: MIDLAND RC MODELERS

9/15/2012 -- White Lake, MI (C) JOE JACOBS MEMORIAL SCALE MEET. Site: Club Field. Donald Hines CD PH: 248-496-7374 Email: . Visit: www.pmac.us. Fun scale, fuel or electric. Sponsor: PONTIAC MINIATURE AIRCRAFT CLUB

9/15/2012 - 9/16/2012 -- Ypsilanti, MI (C-Restricted) 29TH ANNUAL FALL PHASE OUT FOR FUN FLY. Site: Club Field. Jack Kezelian CD PH: 734-735-9616 Email: . Visit: www.flyingpilgrims.com. Come join us for our 29th annual giant scale fun fly. Free pilot and crew lunch. We have a 400' pabed runway with an adjacent 600' grass strip. Sponsor: FLYING PILGRIMS