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2017

January

VA
1/14/2017 -- Centreville, VA (C) ANNUAL NVRC SNOW FLY. Site: Poplar Ford Nvrc Flying Field. Harold Chadsey CD PH: 703-278-0119 Email: . Visit: 1nvrc.org. Sanction #17/115. NVRC's annual Snow fun fly. Registration starts at 9am and contest will begin at 10am. Events include taxi, loop, rolls, and precise landing. Prizes for all. See website for directions and event notices. Sponsor: NORTHERN VA RC CLUB INC

1/22/2017 -- Highland Springs, VA (AMA record Trial) HSHS A6 CATEGORY I JUNIOR RECORD TRIAL. Site: 15 S Oak Ave. Abram Vandover CD PH: 757/877-2830 Email: . Sanction #17/438. Events; 222. Sponsor: BRAINBUSTERS

February

VA
2/11/2017 -- Newport News, VA (C) 12TH ANNUAL NNPRCC SWAP MEET. Site: Immanuel Baptist Church. Owen Dwire CD PH: 757.898.1276 Email: . Visit: newportnewsrc.org. Sanction #17/57. Event location; 69 Saunders Rd. POC Francis Kennedy, rustyk716@gmail.com. Doors open for setup at 8am, to public at 9am. General admission $5. Sellers, 1 tables and adm $12, 2nd table $8, 3 tables and adm $28. Food available. Sponsor: NEWPORT NEWS PARK R.C

March

VA
3/11/2017 -- Newport News, VA (C) FROST BITE FUN FLY. Site: Newport News Rc Club Field. Owen Dwire CD PH: 757.898.1276 Email: . Visit: newportnewsrc.org. Sanction #17/223. Join us for a day of bomb dropping fun! Bombs and release apparatus are club supplied. Pilots meeting at 12:30pm, contest starts at 1pm. Awards for top three finishers. $5 entrance fee. Please visit website for additional info. Sponsor: NEWPORT NEWS PARK R.C

April

VA
4/28/2017 - 5/7/2017 -- Thornburg, VA (C) 8TH ANNUAL HELI SPRING FLING. Site: Club Field. Kasey Campbell CD PH: 540-623-0214 Email: . Visit: fredericksburgrc.com. Sanction #17/92. FUN FUN FUN Event Week long event with 2 weekends 2 runways, power on main runway. Unlimited primitive camping. RV and campers welcome, no hook-ups. Pilot prizes, raffles. Pre-reg rcflightdeck includes dinner. See website to register. Sponsor: FREDERICKSBURG AREA RC CLUB

4/29/2017 - 4/30/2017 -- Chesapeake, VA (AA) TRC IMAC OVER WILDHORSE. Site: Trc Wildhorse Flying Field. Marvin Woolard CD PH: 757-373-6571 Email: . Visit: flytrc.com. Sanction #17/603. Events; 401-404 (JSO). Onsite camping, no hookups. Field open Friday for practice. Onsite food for Saturday. Sponsor: TIDEWATER RC INC

May

VA
5/5/2017 - 5/8/2017 -- Midland, VA (A) ESL AT HORSEFEATHERS. Site: Horsefeathers Aerodrome. Kerry Cochrell CD PH: 401/257-0056 Email: . Visit: flyesl.org. Sanction #17/490. Contest details can be found at the following link: http://www.flyesl.org/Contest.aspx?contestid=248

5/20/2017 - 5/21/2017 -- Bealeton, VA (AA) SPRING FARM CLUB PATTERN CONTEST. Site: Fauquier Aero Recreation. Donald Szczur CD PH: 703-378-0126 Email: . Visit: farmclubrc.com. Sanction #17/1010. Events; 401-404, 406 (JSO). Sportsman weight and size restriction waived. Friday open for practice. This event is designed to improve pilot skill and proficiency. Events include entry level Sportsman class through FAI. FAI sequence F-17 will be flown Sunday. Sponsor: FAUQUIER AERO RECREATION MODELERS

5/20/2017 -- Williamsburg, VA (C) ELECTRICS OVER WILLIAMSBURG. Site: Charles City. Joseph Musika CD PH: 757-564-8957 Email: . Sanction #17/1029. Sponsor: COLONIAL VIRGINIA AEROMODELERS

5/28/2017 -- Chantilly, VA (A) WESTFIELD INDOOR. Site: Westfield. Donald Szczur CD PH: 703-378-0126 Email: . Sanction #17/1523. Events; 203, 222 CAT II (JSO). Event runs in the moring at Westfield High School Gym at 7:30am-10am, but may run longer depending on facility availability. Sponsor: ROCKY RUN AERONAUTICS

June

VA
6/2/2017 - 6/4/2017 -- Thornburg, VA (C) MILITARY WARBIRDS & CLASSICS OVER FREDERICKSBURG. Site: Club Field. Salvatore Vezzi CD PH: 804-519-2380 Email: . Visit: fredericksburgrc.com. Sanction #17/107. 2 Grass runways, power at all shelters, concessions, primitive RV parking & camping. Pilot door prizes and raffle. All sizes of Warbirds & Classics. Landing fee $25 includes pilots dinner Sat night. Turbines & early arrivals welcome. Sponsor: FREDERICKSBURG AREA RC CLUB

6/3/2017 -- Chantilly, VA (C) NVRC SPRING FUN FLY. Site: Poplar Ford Park. Kenneth Bassett CD PH: 703-425-1392 Email: . Visit: 1nvrc.org. Sanction #17/1385. Fun fly: taxi racing, timed loops/rolls, timed flight, touch and go's and spot landing. Sponsor: NORTHERN VA RC CLUB INC

6/3/2017 -- Williamsburg, VA (C) SOMETHING DIFFERENT. Site: Cva Club Field. John Backes CD PH: 757-876-1241 Email: . Visit: cvarc.homestead.com. Sanction #17/1012. All planes except single engine tractor monoplanes with conventional tail. Flying witch, stop sign, dog house, ect. encouraged. Biplane, delta, pusher, flying wing, ect legal. Sponsor: COLONIAL VIRGINIA AEROMODELERS

6/9/2017 - 6/11/2017 -- Newport News, VA (C) HELIS OVER TIDEWATER. Site: Club Field. William Nowell CD PH: Email: . Visit: newportnewsrc.org. Sanction #17/436. Heli & Multi-rotor fun fly. 3 Day event for pilots of all skill levels. Big flying field with 8 active flight stations, two designated hover areas, and multi-rotor FPV course. $10 Hover fee includes pilots lunch on Saturday. Visit website for more info. Sponsor: NEWPORT NEWS PARK R.C

6/10/2017 - 6/11/2017 -- Harrisonburg, VA (AA) SHENANDOAH PATTERN CLASSIC. Site: Club Field. Orlirio Varela CD PH: 540-908-8256 Email: . Visit: vrcfc.org. Sanction #17/1102. Events; 401-404, 406 (JSO). Site open for flying on Friday. Hotel at field, additional lodging and good within 5 min. Camping ok, no hook ups. I-81 of exit 243 of Rt II South. 1000x65' Runway. Contact info on website. Sponsor: VALLEY RC FLYING CLUB

6/10/2017 -- Palmyra, VA (C) WINGS AND WHEELS 4 PAWS 2017. Site: FCRCFC Club Field. David Beazley CD PH: 434-589-4886 Email: . Visit: fcrcfc.org. Sanction #17/724. 2nd Annual event and car show fundraiser for local animal rescue orgs. 9am-pm. Bring your planes, bring your cars, have fun! Huge raffles, pilots choice awards, fun, food, fellowship for a great cause. See website for more details. Sponsor: FLUVANNA COUNTY RC FLYING CLUB

6/10/2017 -- Woodford, VA (C) MODEL AVIATION DAY 2017. Site: Woodford Airpark. James Braithwaite CD PH: 540-760-8081 Email: . Visit: fredaero.org. Sanction #17/1237. Come out and join us for a fun day of flying and fellowship. Large flying sight, all types of aircraft welcome. A $20 landing fee includes lunch and beverage. Plenty of parking. All clubs are welcome. Flying from 9am-4pm. Sponsor: FREDERICKSBURG AEROMASTERS

6/16/2017 - 6/17/2017 -- Spotsylvania, VA (AA) MID ATLANTIC HELICOPTER CHAMPIONSHIPS. Site: Fredricksburg Rc Club. Robert Montee CD PH: 571.234.3065 Email: . Visit: fredericksburgrc.com. Sanction #17/588. Events; 431-435 (JSO). Heli Classes 1, 2, 3, F3C and F3N. Power on flight lines for charging. Unlimited primitive cmaping, RV welcome, no power. Food on site. Friday is practice day. Contest will start and complete on Saturday. Landing fee $20. Sponsor: FREDERICKSBURG AREA RC CLUB

6/17/2017 -- Salem, VA (D) WINGS OVER SALEM. Site: Roanoake Valley Radio Control. Gary Jordan CD PH: 540.400.6051 Email: . Visit: rvrc.org. Sanction #17/962. Sponsor: ROANOKE VALLEY RC CLUB, INC

6/24/2017 -- Bealeton, VA (C) FARM 2017 SUMMER FLOAT FLY. Site: Lake Ritchie. William Towne CD PH: 540.428.1053 Email: . Visit: farmclubrc.com. Sanction #17/949. Open to all AMA members, bring the family, fly float planes off of beautiful lake Ritchie. Run both RC boats & sailboats. Enjoy picnic lunch under shaded pavilion with indoor restrooms. Sponsor: FAUQUIER AERO RECREATION MODELERS

6/24/2017 -- Bedford, VA (C) WINGS OVER D-DAY. Site: Sonny Kirby Field. Victor Tuck CD PH: 540.815.3693 Email: . Visit: vaaeromodelers.com. Sanction #17/664. Come join us in the beautiful mountains of VA for a day of fun and fellowship. All RC aircraft welcome. $10 Landing fee. Spectators welcome. Concessions will be available. RV's welcome, but no hook ups. The event will start at 8am. Sponsor: VIRGINIA AEROMODELERS

July

VA
7/21/2017 - 7/22/2017 -- Harrisonburg, VA (C) 33RD RAY GORDON MEMORIAL FLY IN. Site: Valley Rc Flying Club. Timothy Blankenship CD PH: 540-828-6142 Email: . Visit: vrcfc.org. Sanction #17/294. Sponsor: VALLEY RC FLYING CLUB

7/29/2017 -- Chesapeake, VA (A) ELECTRICS OVER WILDHORSE 2017. Site: Wildhorse Flying Field. Marvin Woolard CD PH: 757-373-6571 Email: . Visit: flytrc.com. Sanction #17/861. Constant judging. Best in show, multi wing, single wing, and Warbird. Sponsor: TIDEWATER RC INC

August

VA
8/19/2017 -- Fairfax, VA (C) NVRC BI PLANE CONTEST. Site: Popular Ford Field. Robert Burnett CD PH: 703-742-9682 Email: . Sanction #17/1577. Taxi racing, touch & goes, loops & rolls, spins and spot landing. Sponsor: NORTHERN VA RC CLUB INC

8/26/2017 - 8/27/2017 -- Culpepper, VA (AA) CULPEPPER VA FALL PATTERN. Site: Lenn Model Park. Orlirio Varela CD PH: 540-908-8256 Email: . Visit: cmbclubrc.com. Sanction #17/1598. Events; 401-404, 406 (JSO). 100x600 Grass runway open for flying Friday. Camping available, no hook ups. Contact Nic at npb6218@earthlink.net. Pilot meeting 8:30am, first flight 9am. Sponsor: CULPEPER MODEL BARNSTORMERS

8/26/2017 -- Williamsburg, VA (C) NATIONAL MODEL AVIATION DAY 2017. Site: Colonial Virginal Aeromodelers. Alan Fry CD PH: 757.229.7698 Email: . Visit: flycva.com. Sanction #17/1016. The sky is the limit at CVSa NMAD 2017. Previous NMAD events have been well attended by the public. Expected at the show are gas turbines, jets, giant scales, helicopters, warbirds, air to air combat, ect. Sponsor: COLONIAL VIRGINIA AEROMODELERS

8/27/2017 -- Harrisonburg, VA (A) 2ND RALLY IN THE VALLEY. Site: Valley Rc Flying Club. Timothy Blankenship CD PH: 540-828-6142 Email: . Visit: vrcfc.org. Sanction #17/295. Event; 705 (JSO). 4 Event fun fly competition. Landing fee $15. Prizes will be awarded to top 3 finishers in each class. Events for the competition will be posted on our website. Come join us for a wonderful day of flying and fellowship. Free to spectators. Sponsor: VALLEY RC FLYING CLUB

September

VA
9/1/2017 - 9/2/2017 -- Thornburg, VA (C) HOBBY HANGERS END OF SUMMER BASH. Site: Fredericksburg Area Rc Club. Salvatore Vezzi CD PH: 804-519-2380 Email: . Visit: fredericksburgrc.com. Sanction #17/1549. All model and sizes welcome. 2 Grass runways. Shelter and power. Unlimited primitive camping and RV parking available. Turbines welcome. Pilots prizes and raffle. Landing fee $30 includes Chic Dinner Sat. Sponsor: FREDERICKSBURG AREA RC CLUB

9/8/2017 - 9/10/2017 -- Bealeton, VA (C) BEALETON BIG BIRD FLY IN. Site: Flying Circus Aerodrome. Andrew Kane CD PH: 301-785-3022 Email: . Visit: dc-rc.org. Sanction #17/639. Location; Off route 17 just 22 miles North of Fredericksburg VA. Saturday night cook out and Sunday full scale. Giants only until 5pm! Sponsor: DCRC CLUB

9/8/2017 - 9/11/2017 -- Hurleyville, VA (A) SKIP SCHOW MEMORIAL OPEN. Site: Horse Feathers Aerodrome. Kerry Cochrell CD PH: 401/257-0056 Email: . Visit: flyesl.org. Sanction #17/1800. Events; 444 (JSO). Expert, sportsflyer and novice. Man on man unlimited duration. Expert and sportflyer trophies to 3rd place and best novice award daily. Trophy for best two day performance overall.

9/9/2017 -- Suffold, VA (C) HRRC SCALE FLY IN. Site: Hrrc Flying Site. Jeffrey Haywood CD PH: 757.238.8791 Email: . Visit: hamptonroadsrc.com. Sanction #17/725. End the summer with a scale fly in! Any size as long as it is scale. Portable restroom on site. Food will be served. Raffle prize and pilot awards will be drawn at 3pm. No turbines please. Sponsor: HAMPTON ROADS RADIO CONTROL, INC.

9/16/2017 -- Newport News, VA (C) ELECTRICS OVER TIDEWATER. Site: Newport News Rc Park. Owen Dwire CD PH: 757.898.1276 Email: . Visit: newportnewsrc.org. Sanction #17/418. The Mid-Atlantic's premier electric fly in. All types of electric aircraft welcome. Lunch provided for all registered pilots. Mostly open flying along with a few Demo's and even some full contact foamie combat. Altitude restruction of 400ft. Sponsor: NEWPORT NEWS PARK R.C

9/16/2017 -- Palmyra, VA (C) NATIONAL MODEL AVIATION DAY OPEN HOUSE. Site: Fluvanna County Radio Control. William Sykes CD PH: 434-842-9240 Email: . Visit: fcrcfc.org. Sanction #17/1869. Open house/Fun fly. Come join the pilots of the FCRCFC as the take to the skies to promote the great hobby of model aviation. Watch aerobatics, fly the trainer, enjoy lunch provided by the club. Free to all! Sponsor: FLUVANNA COUNTY RC FLYING CLUB

9/16/2017 -- Salem, VA (D) WARBIRDS OVER SALEM. Site: Roanoke Valley Radio Control. Gary Jordan CD PH: 540.400.6051 Email: . Visit: rvrc.org. Sanction #17/963. Sponsor: ROANOKE VALLEY RC CLUB, INC

9/23/2017 -- Charles City County, VA (C) 25TH ANNUAL CUB FLY-IN. Site: Cva Club Field. Jon Persons CD PH: Email: . Visit: cvarc.homestead.com. Sanction #17/1369. Open to any size Cub or close cousin (ie high wing, light aircraft, gas, glow, or electric). Landing fee 10" Teddy bear for the State Police bear program (available for sale on site, $10 each includes lunch). Flying from 10am-3pm. Sponsor: COLONIAL VIRGINIA AEROMODELERS

9/23/2017 -- Charlottesville, VA (C) 6TH ANNUAL DON REID MEMORIAL FLY IN. Site: Milton Field. David Beazley CD PH: 434-589-4886 Email: . Visit: rivannarc.org. Sanction #17/1763. The Rivanna RC Club will be hosting the 6th annual Don Reid event in honor of the late founding member. The Rivanna RC Club was created in 1965 by Mr. Reid and had continued to promote and enjoy model aircraft building and flight. Sponsor: RIVANNA RC INC

9/23/2017 - 9/24/2017 -- Ladd, VA (A) HRSF/BRASS EASTERN SOARING LEAGUE FALL COMPETITION. Site: Franky Coyner Field. Louis Glaab CD PH: 757-850-3971 Email: . Sanction #17/1764. Come join in the fun for the 2017 Eastern Soaring league HRSF/BRASS fall soaring competition. Contest site is scenic Franky Coyner field, home of the Blue Ridge soaring society. Random/seeded man-on-man format with C-delta or add-on landings. Sponsor: HAMPTON ROADS SILENT FLYERS

9/23/2017 -- Lorton, VA (C) NVCL STUNT FEST. Site: 10207 Old Colchester Rd. Richard Houser CD PH: 703.489.5647 Email: . Sanction #17/1041. Old time stunt-Int, adv, expert combined. Sponsor: NORTHERN VA CONTROL LINE ASSN

9/29/2017 - 10/1/2017 -- Spotsylvania, VA (C) FALL HELI MOWDOWN. Site: Fredericksburg Area Rc Club. Robert Montee CD PH: 571.234.3065 Email: . Visit: fredericksburgrc.com. Sanction #17/766. 2 Runways, power on both flight lines, shelters. Unlimited primitive camping. RV welcome, no power. Early arrivals welcome, heli kit and other prizes for raffle. Event landing fee $35 web, $40 on site. Pilots dinner Sunday for registered pilots. Sponsor: FREDERICKSBURG AREA RC CLUB

9/30/2017 -- Bealeton, VA (C) FARM 2017 FALL FLOAT FLY. Site: Lake Ritchie. Nicholas Burhans CD PH: 540-349-2733 Email: . Visit: farmclubrc.com. Sanction #17/732. Open to all AMA members. Dust off your float planes, boats, or sailboat and bring the family to a beautiful lake for the day. $20 Includes lunch for pilots, $5 for additional non-pilot lunches. Under a shaded pavilion with indoor bathroom. Sponsor: FAUQUIER AERO RECREATION MODELERS

October

VA
10/3/2017 - 10/8/2017 -- Virginia Beach, VA (C) MID ATLANTIC DAWN PATROL. Site: Military Aviation Museum. Scott Vickery CD PH: 757-618-5986 Email: . Visit: flytrc.com. Sanction #17/242. MADP All scales welcomed. Dawn of flight 1939, no WWII. $35 fee, admission to museum, camping no hook ups. Awards dinner, trophies/prizes. 5K grass runway, full size WWI Show. Local attractions for the whole family. Sponsor: TIDEWATER RC INC

10/6/2017 - 10/8/2017 -- Thornburg, VA (C) JETS OVER THORNBURG. Site: Fredericksburg Rc Club. Kasey Campbell CD PH: 540-623-0214 Email: . Visit: fredericksburgrc.com. Sanction #17/1571. 2 Grass runways, one runway is 750x75, power at all shelters, concessions, primitive RV parking & camping. Landing fee $50 includes pilots steak dinner Sat night. Turbines & early arrivals welcome. Jets only. Sponsor: FREDERICKSBURG AREA RC CLUB

10/13/2017 - 10/15/2017 -- Brandy Station, VA (D) 2017 CULPEPPER AIRFEST RC DEMONSTRATIONS. Site: Culpepper Regional Airport. Nicholas Burhans CD PH: 540-349-2733 Email: . Sanction #17/731. Sponsor: CULPEPER MODEL BARNSTORMERS

10/14/2017 -- Midland, VA (D) CROCKETT PARK CHILDRENS FESTIVAL. Site: Cm Crockett Park. Duane Beck CD PH: 540.341.8458 Email: . Visit: farmclubrc.com. Sanction #17/1462. FARM club will be demonstrating RC model aircraft at the Fauquier County CM Crockett Park Childrens Festival. Brief instructions and hands-on buddy box flying available for children and adults. Sponsor: FAUQUIER AERO RECREATION MODELERS

10/14/2017 -- Williamsburg, VA (C) WARBIRDS OVER WILLIAMSBURG XII. Site: Cva Field. Tom Treese CD PH: 757.258.9666 Email: . Visit: cvarc.homestead.com. Sanction #17/1874. Locaton; On Rt 5, 1.2 miles North of Chickahominy River Bridge. CVA invites you from 9:30am-3:30pm. All Warbirds WWI, WWII, to present welcome, scale, look a likes, jets. Free to public. $10 Pilots fee. Raffles & food available. Sponsor: COLONIAL VIRGINIA AEROMODELERS

10/21/2017 -- Chesapeake, VA (C) WINGS OVER WILDHORSE SCALE FLY IN. Site: 4800 Ballahack. Mark Ward CD PH: 757-615-2577 Email: . Visit: flytrc.com. Sanction #17/860. Open to any size scale aircraft, grass 700x150 runway. Landing fee $10. Food and drink on site, raffle, and awards. Sponsor: TIDEWATER RC INC

November

VA
11/11/2017 -- Norfolk, VA (C) TRC ANNUAL SWAP MEET. Site: St John'S Lutheran Church. Marvin Woolard CD PH: 757-373-6571 Email: . Visit: flytrc.com. Sanction #17/1863. Table rental $10. Door prizes and raffle. Set up 7am-8am. Sponsor: TIDEWATER RC INC