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2018

January

VA
1/20/2018 -- Chantilly, VA (C) NVRC ANNUAL SNOW FLY. Site: Poplar Ford Park. Harold Chadsey CD PH: 703-278-0119 Email: . Visit: 1nvrc.com. Sanction #18/160. Registration begins at 9am and flying at 10am. Events include taxi, loops, rolls, spins, and precise landing. Prizes for all. See website for directions to field and event notices. Sponsor: NORTHERN VA RC CLUB INC

March

VA
3/10/2018 -- Newport News, VA (C) FROST BITE FUN FLY. Site: Club Field. Owen Dwire CD PH: 757.898.1276 Email: . Visit: newportnewsrc.com. Sanctin #18/393. 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
4/14/2018 -- Palmyra, VA (C) CALIBRATION OF THE WINDSOCK FUN FLY. Site: Club Field. William Sykes CD PH: 434-842-9240 Email: . Visit: fcrcfc.org. Sanction #18/423. 9 am to 3 pm. Help us calibrate our windsock after a hard winter of disuse. All pilots welcome, no landing fee, lunch provided by the club. Open to the public, trainer flight opportunities available. Sponsor: FLUVANNA COUNTY RC FLYING CLUB

4/20/2018 - 4/23/2018 -- Midland, VA (A) ESL AT HORSEFEATHERS. Site: Horse Feathers Airport. Kerry Cochrell CD PH: 401/257-0056 Email: . Visit: flyesl.org/Contest.aspx?contestid=268. Sanction #18/923. Event;444. Man on Man Unlimited Duration with tasks to be announced at pilots meeting. 100 pt landing circle. Expert & Sportflyer, trophies to 3rd place daily.

May

VA
5/2/2018 - 5/6/2018 -- Thornburg, VA (C) 9TH ANNUAL HELI SPRING FLING. Site: Club Field. Kasey Campbell CD PH: 540-623-0214 Email: . Visit: fredericksburgrc.com. Sanction #18/212. FUN FUN FUN Event 2 runways, power on main runway. Unlimited primitive camping. RV and campers welcome, hook-ups. Call Kasey (540) 623-0214 raffles. Pre-reg rcflightdeck includes dinner. See website to register. Sponsor: FREDERICKSBURG AREA RC CLUB

5/4/2018 - 5/5/2018 -- Manassas, VA (D) MANASSAS AIRPORT. Site: Manassas Airport. Kwang Ko CD PH: 703-994-2016 Email: . Sanction #18/1435.

5/5/2018 -- Suffolk, VA (C) SPRING FLY IN. Site: Club Field. David Haywood CD PH: 757-538-3550 Email: . Visit: hamptonroadsrc.com. Sanction #18/1093. Annual club spring fly in. Landing fee is $10. Fly what you bring. No turbines please. Raffle prizes. Food and facilities on site. Call 757-372-7275. Sponsor: HAMPTON ROADS RADIO CONTROL, INC.

5/12/2018 -- Chantilly, VA (C) NVRC SPRING FUN FLY. Site: Poplar Ford Park. Kenneth Bassett CD PH: 703-425-1392 Email: . Visit: 1nvrc.org. Sanction #18/834. Fun fly, taxi racing, timed loops/rolls, timed flight. touch n go's and spot landing. Sponsor: NORTHERN VA RC CLUB INC

5/18/2018 - 5/20/2018 -- Palmyra, VA (C) HELI DOMINATION. Site: Club Field. Cliff Lewis CD PH: 434-962-8685 Email: . Visit: fcrcfc.org. Sanction #18/301. $20 Landing fee. Three days and nights of RC helicopter, Quad and auto gyro flying; anything that does not have typical wings is allowed. Primitive camping, lunch on-site, raffle/prizes. On-site Buddy-Boxing on helicopters. Sponsor: FLUVANNA COUNTY RC FLYING CLUB

5/19/2018 - 5/20/2018 -- Bealeton, VA (AA) FARM CLUB PATTERN CONTEST. Site: Fauquier Aero Recreation. Donald Manson CD PH: 703.847.2333 Email: . Visit: farmclubrc.com. Sanction #18/397. Club Class will be flown. Weight and size restrictions waived for Sportsman Class. FAI sequence F-19 will be flown Sunday. Field open for practice Friday. Camping, no services. Sponsor: FAUQUIER AERO RECREATION MODELERS

5/19/2018 - 5/20/2018 -- Midland, VA (A) ESL @ DANIEL BOONE #1. Site: Horsefeathers Aerodrome. Kerry Cochrell CD PH: 401-257-0056 Email: . Visit: flyesl.org. Sanction #18/380. Unlimited TD soaring SEE: http://www.flyesl.org/Contest.aspx?contestid=270

June

VA
6/1/2018 - 6/3/2018 -- Thornburg, VA (C) MILITARY WARBIRDS & CLASSICS OVER FREDERICKSBURG. Site: Club Field. Salvatore Vezzi CD PH: 804-519-2380 Email: . Visit: fredericksburgrc.com. Sanction #18/181. 2 Grass runways, power, concessions. 8 RV hookups, & unlimited primitive camping. Raffles. All sizes of Warbirds & Classics. Landing fee $30 includes pilots dinner Sat night. Early arrivals welcome. Sponsor: FREDERICKSBURG AREA RC CLUB

6/2/2018 -- San Carlos, VA (D) BIGGEST LITTLE AIRSHOW. Site: Hiller Aviation Museum. David Neves CD PH: 510-673-4467 Email: . Visit: hiller.org. Sanction #18/1073. Location; 601 Skyway Rd. R/C flight demonstration by various R/C aircraft, capped off by a full-scale aerobatic demonstration by Vicky Benzing

6/2/2018 -- Williamsburg, VA (C) SOMETHING DIFFERENT. Site: Club Field. John Backes CD PH: 757-876-1241 Email: . Visit: cvarc.homestead.com. Sanction #18/1302. All planes except single engine tractor mono-planes with conventional tail. Flying witch, stop sign, dog house, ect. encouraged. Biplane, delta, pusher, flying wing, ect legal. Sponsor: COLONIAL VIRGINIA AEROMODELERS

6/9/2018 - 6/10/2018 -- Harrisonburg, VA (AA) SHENDANDOAH PATERN CLASSIC. Site: Club Field. Donald Click CD PH: 540-241-7346 Email: . Visit: vrcfc.org. Sanction #18/933. *********EVENT CANCELLED DUE TO FIELD FLOODING***************** Sponsor: VALLEY RC FLYING CLUB

6/9/2018 -- Newport News, VA (C) LOUIE LUAU FUN FLY. Site: Club Field. Francis Kennedy CD PH: 757-812-2812 Email: . Visit: newportnewsrc.org. Sanction #18/978. Fun Fly for all types of RC aircraft (no gas turbine) No Landing Fee. Lots of food at the TIKI Cafe. 50/50. Come join us and have a great day of flying. Sponsor: NEWPORT NEWS PARK R.C

6/9/2018 -- Palmyra, VA (C) WINGS & WHEELS FOR PAWS FUNDRAISER FLY IN. Site: Club Field. David Beazley CD PH: 434-589-4886 Email: . Visit: wingsandwheels4paws.org.. Sanction #18/522. 3rd Annual Fundraiser for local animal rescues. Landing fee $20 includes lunch. 500 foot grass runway, all aircraft welcome. Car show, vendors, two aerobatic Frisbee dog shows, two raffles, other fun activities. See website for details. Sponsor: FLUVANNA COUNTY RC FLYING CLUB

6/15/2018 - 6/16/2018 -- Spotsylvania, VA (AA) MID ATLANTIC HELICOPTER CHAMPIONSHIPS. Site: Club Field. Robert Montee CD PH: 571.234.3065 Email: . Visit: fredericksburgrc.com. Sanction #18/339. Events; 431-435 (JSO). Heli Classes 1, 2, 3, F3C and F3N. Power on flight lines. Primitive camping, RV welcome w/hookups. Food on site. Friday is practice. Contest will start and end on Saturday. www.rcflightdeck.com for registration. Sponsor: FREDERICKSBURG AREA RC CLUB

6/16/2018 -- Woodford, VA (C) LEO CATON MEMORAIL MODEL AVIATION DAY. Site: Woodford Airpark. Eugene Albrycht CD PH: 540-895-0026 Email: . Sanction #18/1081. Have a blast this June. Join us for the 2nd annual, Leo Caton Memorial Model Aviation Day. Grass runway, if it fly's bring it. Mark your calendar Saturday June 16th 10am-4pm. Landing fee $20 lunch included. Lunch only ticket $5. Door prizes, 50/50. Sponsors: WINDWALKERS R/C, FREDERICKSBURG AEROMASTERS

6/23/2018 -- Bealeton, VA (C) FARM 2018 SUMMER FLOAT FLY. Site: Lake Ritchie. William Towne CD PH: 540.428.1053 Email: . Visit: farmclubrc.com. Sanction #18/516. 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

6/23/2018 -- Bedford, VA (C) WINGS OVER D-DAY. Site: Sonny Kirby Field. Victor Tuck CD PH: 540.815.3693 Email: . Visit: vaaeromodelers.com. Sanction #18/1066. Come join us in the beautiful mountains of Virginia 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 hookups. The event will start at 8:00am. Sponsor: VIRGINIA AEROMODELERS

July

VA
7/27/2018 - 7/28/2018 -- Harrisonburg, VA (C) 33RD RAY GORDON MEMORIAL FLY IN. Site: Club Field. Timothy Blankenship CD PH: 540-828-6142 Email: . Visit: vrcfc.org. Sanction #18/1230. 34th Annual Ray Gordon Memorial Jumbo Fly-in. LF $20, field open 7:30am. Pilots meeting 10am. Hotel on site and 7 add'l accommodation with in 1/2 mile. Blue Ridge food bank will be collecting non-perishable food donations for the hungry. AMA/IMAA regulation Sponsor: VALLEY RC FLYING CLUB

August

VA
8/11/2018 -- Palmyra, VA (C) NATIONAL MODEL AVIATION DAY CELEBRATION. Site: Club Field. David Eames CD PH: 434-227-5562 Email: . Visit: fcrcfc.rg. Sanction #18/1522. Come help us introduce new pilots to our great hobby! All pilots welcome, no landing fee, lunch provided by the club. Open to the public, trainer flight opportunities available. Sponsor: FLUVANNA COUNTY RC FLYING CLUB

8/11/2018 -- Smithfield, VA (C) NATIONAL MODEL AVIATION DAY FLOAT FLY. Site: Bay Sands Pond. Joseph Lupton CD PH: 757-357-5896 Email: . Sanction #18/1786. 1st Model Aviation Day Float Fly. Open to all AMA members who fly from water. $10 splash fee. 9am until....? No food at lake but many restaurants nearby. Beautiful clear water lake. A float plane ARF will be raffled. Sponsor: SMITHFIELD RC FLOAT FLYERS

8/17/2018 - 8/19/2018 -- Spotsylvania, VA (C) LOCTITE FOR LIFE. Site: Club Field. Rick Stowers CD PH: 580-380-8522 Email: . Visit: fredericksburgrc.com. Sanction #18/1422. RC Heli fun fly and Wedding with planes welcome also. Non-stop flying ALL weekend with light towers. $40 landing fee. Pilot dinner and raffle on Saturday. Steampunk style wedding on Saturday at the field. On-site giveaways and demos provided by Loctite. Sponsor: FREDERICKSBURG AREA RC CLUB

8/24/2018 - 8/26/2018 -- Thornburg, VA (C) END OF SUMMER BASH. Site: Club Field. Salvatore Vezzi CD PH: 804-519-2380 Email: . Visit: fredericksburgrc.com. Sanction #18/1421. All model and sizes welcome. 2 Grass runways. Shelter and power. Unlimited camping and RV parking available. Turbines welcome. Pilots prizes and raffle. Landing fee $35 includes Chic Dinner Saturday. Sponsor: FREDERICKSBURG AREA RC CLUB

8/25/2018 - 8/26/2018 -- Culpepper, VA (AA) CULPEPPER VA FALL PATTERN CLASSIC. Site: Lenn Model Aprk. Nicholas Burhans CD PH: 540-349-2733 Email: . Visit: cmbclubrc.com. Sanction #18/1551. Events; 401-404, 406 (JSO). 90x600 Grass runway open for flying Friday. Camping available, no hook ups. Pilot meeting 8:30am, first flight 9am. Sponsor: CULPEPER MODEL BARNSTORMERS

September

VA
9/7/2018 - 9/9/2018 -- 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 #18/253. Flying Circus Aerodrome, Bealeton VA off Route 17 just 22 miles north of Fredericksburg, VA. Saturday Night Cookout and Sunday Full-scale BArnstormes Airshow. Open cockpit biplane rides available. Sponsor: DCRC CLUB

9/22/2018 -- Bealeton, VA (C) FARM 2018 FALL FLOAT FLY. Site: Lake Ritchie. Nicholas Burhans CD PH: 540-349-2733 Email: . Visit: farmclubrc.com. Sanction #18/505. 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 for pilots, $6 for lunches. Under a shaded pavilion with indoor bathrooms. Sponsor: FAUQUIER AERO RECREATION MODELERS

9/22/2018 -- Lorton, VA (C) NVCL STUNT FEST. Site: 10207 Old Colchester Rd. Frank Dobrydney CD PH: 703-451-0143 Email: . Sanction #18/983. PAMPA - Beginner, Int, Adv, Expert. Trophies 1st, 2nd, 3rd OLD TIME STUNT - Int, Adv, Expert Combined. Sponsor: NORTHERN VA CONTROL LINE ASSN

9/22/2018 -- Newport News, VA (C) FALL FLYING CIRCUS. Site: Club Field. Francis Kennedy CD PH: 757-812-2812 Email: . Visit: newportnewsrc.org. Sanction #18/1632. No landing fee. Sponsor: NEWPORT NEWS PARK R.C

9/22/2018 -- Williamsburg, VA (C) 26TH ANNUAL CUB FLY IN. Site: Club Field. Jon Persons CD PH: Email: . Visit: cvarc.homestead.com. Sanction #18/1725. Open to any size Cub or high wing "cousin", gas, glow, or electric. Landing fee (lunch incl) is a 10" Teddy Bear on sale for $10ea or bring your own. All bears to be donated to the VA State Police to be given to kids involved in stressful situations. Sponsor: COLONIAL VIRGINIA AEROMODELERS

9/28/2018 - 9/30/2018 -- Spotsylvania, VA (C) FALL HELI MOWDOWN. Site: Club Field. Reynildo Reyes CD PH: Email: . Visit: fredericksburgrc.com. Sanction #18/370. 2 Runways, power on both flight lines, shelters. Unlimited primitive camping. RV welcome, Early arrivals welcome. Heli kit and other prizes for raffle. Event landing fee $35 web, $40 on site. Pilots dinner Sunday for registered. Sponsor: FREDERICKSBURG AREA RC CLUB

October

VA
10/3/2018 - 10/7/2018 -- Virginia Beach, VA (C) MID ATLANTIC DAWN PATROL. Site: Military Aviation Museum. Mark Ward CD PH: 757-615-2577 Email: . Visit: flytrc.com. Sanction #18/371. All scales welcomed. Dawn of flight 1939, no WWII combat. $40 fee, admission to museum, camping no hook ups. Awards dinner, trophies/prizes. 5k grass runway, full size WWI flights. Attractions for the whole family. Sponsor: TIDEWATER RC INC

10/5/2018 - 10/7/2018 -- Thornburg, VA (C) JETS OVER THORNBURG. Site: Club Field. Kasey Campbell CD PH: 540-623-0214 Email: . Visit: fredericksburgrc.com. Sanction #18/1423. 2 Grass runways, one runway is 750x75, power at all shelters, concessions, RV parking & camping. Landing fee $50 includes pilots steak dinner Saturday night. Turbines & early arrivals welcome. Jets only. Sponsor: FREDERICKSBURG AREA RC CLUB

10/10/2018 - 10/14/2018 -- Brandy Station, VA (D) 2018 CULPEPPER AIRFEST RC DEMO. Site: Culpepper Regional Airport. Nicholas Burhans CD PH: 540-349-2733 Email: . Sanction #18/504. Sponsor: CULPEPER MODEL BARNSTORMERS

10/13/2018 -- Williamsburg, VA (C) INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINE I.C.E. FUN FLY. Site: Club Field. Alan Fry CD PH: 757.229.7698 Email: . Visit: flycva.com. Sanction #18/946. 11am - 4pm. Any aircraft that burns fuel for propulsion, Glow, Gas, Kerosene, 2 Stroke, 4 Stroke, Gas Turbine, $10 Landing Fee includes lunch. Sponsor: COLONIAL VIRGINIA AEROMODELERS

10/20/2018 -- Chesapeake, VA (C) WINGS OVER WILDHORSE SCALE FLY-IN. Site: 4800 Ballahack. Mark Ward CD PH: 757-615-2577 Email: . Visit: flytrc.com. Sanction #18/545. All Scale aircraft welcome. $10 Landing fee. Awards for best Warbird and Civilian. Raffles and prizes, food on site. 150'by 700' grass runway. Join us and meet old and new friend's. Sponsor: TIDEWATER RC INC

November

VA
11/10/2018 -- Norfolk, VA (C) TRC ANNUAL SWAP MEET. Site: St Johns Lutheran Church. Marvin Woolard CD PH: 757-373-6571 Email: . Visit: flytrc.com. Sanction #18/1126. Location; 8918 Tidewater Dr. Vendors open at 7am open to public 8am to 1pm. Tables $10 each, entrance fee $5. Door Prizes and Raffles. Food available on site. Sponsor: TIDEWATER RC INC