January is almost all used up.We had 9 flyers at Session # 7. Of course all had fun. Jeff W will be out of town this session. Expect he’ll be back in February. Alliger’s House of Wings will be open for the Pilot’s Briefing before the Flying Fun begins. It may be best to be at Alliger’s by 5:45 to make the 7pmflight departures. See you there. Expect you have renewed your AMA for 2016 and have registered with the FAA per the new regs released in December. THANKS !
REMINDER: Campbell R/C Club flys at 1pm at the Campbell High School Gym on the first Sunday of each month. February 7 will be their next session. It’s about an hours drive west of Sayre on RT 86 and the gym is larger than the Athens venue. $5 cost and of course Fun Fun Fun !
Upcoming Events – Model Aircraft Forum – Syracuse, NY – Saturday – Feb 6, 2016. Indoor Flying with lots of room and a variety of flyers and planes/helis. Worth the trip to north NY. http://amadistrictiistars.org/
6pm at Alliger’s House of Wings and 7–9pm at the school
If Tuesday school session is cancelled ac/weather we will send a notice by 5pm.
Valley R/C Model Club Inc – Sayre, PA has reserved and insured the Athens Lynch Bustin Elementary School Gym on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday from October 2015 thru March 2016. (twelve sessions total and last March session is on a Saturday)
Flying time is 7pm to 9pm. The school is located off from Pennsylvania Ave across from the Athens High School Football Stadium.
AMA is required and all common sense safety rules apply.
Please make sure no LiPo charging is done on the wooden floor or other flammable objects. Battery Bags suggested.
110V is available for chargers and glue guns. Cost is $5 per session or $25 for the season. Just like your local hobby shop – payments of $5 each are accepted.
Planes, Heli’s and Rubber powered Free Flight planes are always welcome. We can ‘take turns’ with different venues if needed.
The main goal is Fun and Flying – in that order.
Please pass the word to those not copied on this note. Let me know of any emails addresses to add, change or delete. THANKS
Alliger’s House of Wings on Spring Street in Sayre will be the Fueling Station and Briefing Session before the flying missions – at 6pm.
Reminders will be sent a few days before each session.
Here are the Dates:
2015 – October 13 & 27, Nov. 10 & 24, Dec. 8 & 22. 2016 – January 12 & 26, Feb. 9 & 23, March 8 & Saturday the 26th from 1 till 4pm.
Alliger’s House of Wings – Exit 61 at Rt 17/86 – 201 Spring St Sayre, PA 18840 – across from Williams Kia Car Dealership
Athens Lynch Bustin Elementary School – Athens Exit off Rt 220 – 253 Pennsylvania Ave Athens, PA 18810 – enter Gym at SW corner of school on parking lot side.
> If school is cancelled or released early on a scheduled day there will be no evening flying.
Will try to send an email before 5pm. WATS 960 AM-WAVR 102.1 FM announces school cancellations