Upcoming events

    • 28 Jun 2018
    • 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
    • SLRCFA Field slrcfa.com/field

    Fun club meeting Thursday June 28th. Bring your night flyers the theme is night flyers. Let's light up the sky!!! Geoff Biderman, Board Member, will be leading the festivities.

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    • 07 Jul 2018
    • 08 Jul 2018

    1 + 1 + 1 = FUNNER

    We be campin' and we be flyin'.Plus, shootin' off fireworks.

    Nothings more beautiful than SLRCFA field in July with planes in the air at dusk or in the morning, so we're putting them both together. Come out Saturday and fly. Come out Sunday morning and fly. If you choose, pitch at tent or camper and stay over night! If you stick around, we'll shoot some fireworks with you.

    OPEN HOUSE

    Be our guest if you're not an SLRCFA member. Just bring your AMA card and you're good-to-go.

    FOOD

    • We'll burn something good on Saturday.
    • Coffee and donuts Sunday morning.

    • 18 Jul 2018
    • 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    • St. Louis County Library, The Daniel Boone Branch - 300 Clarkson Rd., Ellisville, MO 63011

    RESCHEDULED FROM JULY 4 & 11 due to conflicting schedules of board members...

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    All members are welcome at the Board Meetings.

    CLICK HERE FOR BOARD MEETING AGENDA (you must be logged in)

    St. Louis County Library, The Daniel Boone Branch is just South of Clayton on Clarkson Road in Ellisville, on the West side of Clarkson. Click here for a map. The following picture is what you're looking for:


    Thank you!

    The SLRCFA Board of Directors

    • 19 Jul 2018
    • 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    • SLRCFA Field (weather permitting)

    CombatONE BUILD!

    (RESCHEDULED FROM JUNE 28th - WE DID NOT HAVE ANYONE IN TOWN WHO COULD DO THIS)

    The third week of July will have us building CombatONEs for the club meeting. We'll get one done from scratch so you can see how to build your own, and we'll schedule a group build for a Saturday for all who show up and pony up for a group parts purchase. Of course, we'll demo some CombatONE flying for everyone, perhaps some night flying with those glowing wings!

        Location: SLRCFA Field

        Thanks or being part of the best RC club in the Midwest!




        • 01 Aug 2018
        • 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
        • St. Louis County Library, The Daniel Boone Branch - 300 Clarkson Rd., Ellisville, MO 63011

        All members are welcome at the Board Meetings.

        CLICK HERE FOR BOARD MEETING AGENDA (you must be logged in)

        St. Louis County Library, The Daniel Boone Branch is just South of Clayton on Clarkson Road in Ellisville, on the West side of Clarkson. Click here for a map. The following picture is what you're looking for:


        Thank you!

        The SLRCFA Board of Directors

        • 11 Aug 2018
        • 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

        Joint event: Spirits of St. Louis and the Saint Louis Radio Control Flying Association

        Held at the Spirits of St. Louis field (73 Amrein Road, St. Charles, MO 63303).

        Come and spend the day, celebrate the enjoyment and wonder of our hobby. See flying demonstrations and displays of model aircraft. Spectators always welcome!


        • 18 Aug 2018

        This is the chance for all SLRCFA members to get together, grill something and have some fun!

        We'll be doing some fun stuff, to include:

        • Fast / Slow Pylon race (like at the SuperFly)
        • Inverted Limbo
        • Hot Sauce tasting with tacos and something cold to kill the burn
        • and many more.
        See you there!
        • 05 Sep 2018
        • 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
        • St. Louis County Library, The Daniel Boone Branch - 300 Clarkson Rd., Ellisville, MO 63011

        All members are welcome at the Board Meetings.

        CLICK HERE FOR BOARD MEETING AGENDA (you must be logged in)

        St. Louis County Library, The Daniel Boone Branch is just South of Clayton on Clarkson Road in Ellisville, on the West side of Clarkson. Click here for a map. The following picture is what you're looking for:


        Thank you!

        The SLRCFA Board of Directors

        • 15 Sep 2018
        • 9:30 AM
        • SLRCFA Field

        We gotta come together and get the field in shape for our guests for our September and October events. Come on out and we'll fly after we're done (FIELD CLOSED WHILE WORK IN PROGRESS).

        • 22 Sep 2018
        • 10:00 AM
        • 23 Sep 2018
        • 6:00 PM
        • SLRCFA Airfield
        Register


        $20 landing fee includes pilots dinner.

        Free for spectators!!

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        AMA SANCTION 221

        • 03 Oct 2018
        • 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
        • St. Louis County Library, The Daniel Boone Branch - 300 Clarkson Rd., Ellisville, MO 63011

        All members are welcome at the Board Meetings.

        CLICK HERE FOR BOARD MEETING AGENDA (you must be logged in)

        St. Louis County Library, The Daniel Boone Branch is just South of Clayton on Clarkson Road in Ellisville, on the West side of Clarkson. Click here for a map. The following picture is what you're looking for:


        Thank you!

        The SLRCFA Board of Directors

        • 11 Oct 2018
        • 2:00 PM
        • 14 Oct 2018
        • 6:00 PM
        • SLRCFA Airfield
        Register

        AMA SANCTION 220


        SuperFly v4 at SLRCFA Field second year in a row...

        St Louis R/C Flying Association has agreed to host the SuperFly again this fall and for the foreseeable future. That is right we are going to the center of the country. Last year was EPIC!

        Over the past decade or so there has been a trend of segregated flying events based on the type of aircraft and flying style. What that accomplished is lower attendance and in fighting between fellow modelers over foolish things. SuperFly event series vision is to bring us all together and have fun with fellow R/C junkies. Large scale turbine vs EDF micro jet, Foam vs Balsa, 3d vs warbirds, Electric vs Fuel, etc, etc. We have proven all of those can play at the same venue and actually find out we all love model aviation! Big question mark for most is how do you control the flight line. 

        The answer is simple: we don’t the pilots do. Got a group of your buddies wanting to fly a warbird gaggle? No problem just get in line and let the fellows know that is your plan. Ask to please give us a few minutes doing formation worm burners. We are all sharing the same passion and it will blow you away how much fun this event concept has proven to be.   

        These guys (slrcfa.com) know how to do it and they will have a huge crowd of spectators to show off your masterpieces for. Speaking of that the awards will be very unique and hotly contested to win for the man cave ego wall. All custom made specifically for the SuperFly. Ten different categories and every one will be decided by peer judges:

        • Best of Show
        • Best Military
        • Best Jet
        • Best Civilian
        • Best Aerobatic
        • Best Smoke
        • Best Electric
        • Best Covering
        • Best Kit or Scratch Built
        • Best Static Display 

        Night time fun is on tap and has proven to be a highlight of the weekend. A SuperFly original, All the Fun Fly contest happen at night under the light towers! Back by overwhelming popular demand is the night pylon races. Having the fastest airplane doesn’t really mean much in this event. All of the fun fly events are structured so any type of airplane will be very competitive. The last pylon race was won by a Super Cub!  

        See everyone this fall and remember if it flies bring it. Balsa gliders and up from there!


        • 28 Oct 2018
        • 9:30 AM
        • SLRCFA field, Eureka MO

        It' s time to break out the Toys for the Tots, the Toys for the Big Boys (rc planes) and the Chili. It's our annual Toys for Tots and Chili Fly.

        Non-SLRCFA members are welcome. Just need proof of AMA. Invite your friends!

        If you're flying, make sure to bring:

        • An in-package new toy valued at $20 or more as your landing fee. These will go to the US Marines present at the event for the kids.
        • Bring your old planes, gear, magazines, whatever, as donations for our "Donate and Raffle" - 100% of the proceeds will also go the the Marine's Toys for Tots program.
        • If you or your spouse "got game" - bring your best chili. If not, bring some chips, chili fixin's, a dessert, or beverages.
        • Again, if you're not an SLRCFA member, bring your 2018 AMA card.
        • Optional: bring a checkbook or some cash to directly contribute to the Marine's Toys for Tots program.
        If you're not flying, come on down anyway and enjoy the fun!


        • 02 Nov 2018
        • 6:00 PM
        • 29 Mar 2019
        • 9:00 PM
        • Central Baptist Church, 601 N Central Ave, Eureka, MO 63025

        Indoor Flying!

        Has the weather been keeping you from flying? Just want something fun to do on a Friday night?

        There is a solution close to home. We fly Friday nights 6-9pm indoors at the Central Baptist Church (601 N Central Ave, Eureka, MO 63025). All are welcome to fly for $5 a night, but must be a current AMA member. It’s a great way to brush up on your flying skills, not weather dependent, and Fun!!

        Contact: Ron Lawson 636-677-1247 for details

        weather been keeping you from flying?  Just want something fun to do on a Friday night?

        There is a solution close to home.Many SLRCFA members have been flying Friday nights 6-9pm indoors at the Central Baptist Church (601 N Central Ave, Eureka, MO 63025).  All are welcome to fly for $5 a night, but must be a current AMA member. It’s a great way to brush up on your flying skills, not weather dependent, and Fun!!

        Contact: Ron Lawson 636-677-1247 for details


        • 07 Nov 2018
        • 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
        • St. Louis County Library, The Daniel Boone Branch - 300 Clarkson Rd., Ellisville, MO 63011

        All members are welcome at the Board Meetings.

        CLICK HERE FOR BOARD MEETING AGENDA (you must be logged in)

        St. Louis County Library, The Daniel Boone Branch is just South of Clayton on Clarkson Road in Ellisville, on the West side of Clarkson. Click here for a map. The following picture is what you're looking for:


        Thank you!

        The SLRCFA Board of Directors

        • 05 Dec 2018
        • 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
        • The Timbers of Eureka - 1 Coffey Park Ln, Eureka, MO 63025

        All members are welcome at the Board Meetings.

        CLICK HERE FOR BOARD MEETING AGENDA (you must be logged in)

        The timbers of Eureka is South of Augustine on the East side of 109. Click here for a map. The following picture is what you're looking for:


        Thank you!

        The SLRCFA Board of Directors

        • 07 Sep 2019
        • 14 Sep 2019
        • Spirit of St. Louis Airport

        From the spirit-airshow.com - December 2017:

        Spirit of St. Louis Air Show & STEM Expo Announces Two Years of Airshows

        US Navy Blue Angels in 2019

        CHESTERFIELD, Mo., Dec. 5, 2017 – Today, in celebration of the Boeing F/A-18 Hornet’s 40th Anniversary, the Spirit of St. Louis Air Show & STEM Expo announced the event would be held in both 2018 and 2019, with the US Navy Blue Angels headlining the 2019 event.

        “2018 marks the 40th anniversary of the F/A-18 Hornet’s first flight,” said John Bales, president of the Spirit of St. Louis Air Show committee and Spirit of St. Louis Airport director. “2018 will kick off two years of airshows in St. Louis, celebrating these made-in-St. Louis aircraft, while also thrilling attendees with phenomenal performances from other historic and modern aircraft.”

        The 2018 Spirit of St. Louis Air Show, scheduled for October 13-14, 2018, will feature the Canadian CF-18 demo team. Also joining the event for the first time will be the USAF F-16 Fighting Falcon demonstration team. These two dynamic teams will be joined by Skip Stewart in his aerobatic biplane and various other tactical air demonstrations.

        The 2019 Spirit of St. Louis Air Show, scheduled for September 7-8, 2019, will be headlined by the US Navy Blue Angels in their made-in-Missouri Boeing F/A-18s.

        Both airshows will be held at the Spirit of St. Louis Airport. Previous air shows had been held there in 2014 and 2016.

        Additionally, in a change from previous years, all tickets will be sold online only.

        “The event will also feature our phenomenal STEM expo on the ground, and will continue to inspire our next generation of leaders to take science, technology, engineering and math to the next level – and beyond,” Bales said.

        Additional air show details will be announced in the coming months. For more information visit www.spirit-airshow.com.

        Contact:

        Mark Sutherland, (314) 913-0674, msutherland@spirit-airshow.com

        Sarah Reed, (314) 810-6274, sarah.e.reed@boeing.com

      Past events

      06 Jun 2018 SLRCFA Board Meeting - June 2018
      01 Jun 2018 MODEL AVIATION AIRSHOW | Big Bird & Jet Fly-In
      27 May 2018 Midwest Air Wing Warbirds and Classics
      24 May 2018 SLRCFA Club Meeting - May 2018 - FPV Concepts & Amateur Radio Licensing/Testing (resked from June)
      12 May 2018 Work Day: Big Bird & Jet Fly Preparation
      12 May 2018 Spirits of St. Louis 2018 Tailgate / Swap Meet
      12 May 2018 CANCELLED: Joe Nall Week
      05 May 2018 Missouri Wing - Ghost Squadron Commemorative Air Force Museum Tour & Lunch - Spirits of St. Louis Club
      02 May 2018 SLRCFA Board Meeting - May 2018
      21 Apr 2018 APRIL Open House | Camp-n-Fly
      06 Apr 2018 63rd Toledo Show: R/C Model Expo
      04 Apr 2018 SLRCFA Board Meeting - April 2018
      24 Mar 2018 Work Day: Spring Field Opening
      15 Mar 2018 SLRCFA Club Meeting - March 2018 - SHOW & TELL
      07 Mar 2018 SLRCFA Board Meeting - March 2018
      15 Feb 2018 SLRCFA Club Meeting - February 2018 - BUILDER'S CLINIC
      07 Feb 2018 SLRCFA Board Meeting - February 2018
      18 Jan 2018 SLRCFA Club Meeting - January 2018 - SCALE WARBIRDS
      06 Jan 2018 Friday Night INDOOR Flying - WINTER 2018
      03 Jan 2018 SLRCFA Board Meeting - January 2018
      01 Jan 2018 FIRST FLIGHT - JAN 1 2018 - Happy New Year!
      21 Dec 2017 SLRCFA Club Meeting & Christmas Party!
      07 Dec 2017 SLRCFA Board Meeting - December
      29 Nov 2017 NO FLYING - PRESIDENTIAL TFR 1:30pm-4:30pm
      16 Nov 2017 SLRCFA Club Meeting - November
      01 Nov 2017 SLRCFA Board Meeting - November
      28 Oct 2017 Toys for Tots / Chili Fly - 2017
      19 Oct 2017 SLRCFA Club Meeting - October
      14 Oct 2017 Hermann Annual RC Night Fly
      14 Oct 2017 Buder Park October Swap Meet
      08 Oct 2017 Warbirds Over St. Louis - Even Date Changed to SUNDAY October 8th
      04 Oct 2017 SLRCFA Board Meeting - October
      29 Sep 2017 2017 SuperFly
      21 Sep 2017 SLRCFA Club Meeting - September
      06 Sep 2017 SLRCFA Board Meeting - September
      17 Aug 2017 SLRCFA Club Meeting - August
      02 Aug 2017 SLRCFA Board Meeting - August
      26 Jul 2017 SLRCFA Board Meeting
      20 Jul 2017 SLRCFA Club Meeting - July
      15 Jul 2017 Midwest Air Wing 5th Annual Big Bird Fly In
      25 Jun 2017 Fun Fest - Missouri St. Joe State Park Flying Field
      24 Jun 2017 Midwest Air Wing All Electric Fly-in
      17 Jun 2017 Whirly Birds Fun Fly & Picnic
      07 Jun 2017 SLRCFA Board Meeting - JUN 2017
      03 Jun 2017 SLRCFA 2017 Big Bird Fly-In / Model Aviation Airshow
      27 May 2017 Jacksonville Propkickers Fly-In
      20 May 2017 Desloge RC Air Show & Night Fly w/Drone Racing Demo
      20 May 2017 Midwest Air Wing Warbird / Classic Fly-In
      13 May 2017 Joe Nall Week
      29 Apr 2017 Big Boys and Their Big Toys SHOW AND TELL
      28 Apr 2017 Indoor RC Open House & Pizza Party
      05 Apr 2017 SLRCFA Board Meeting - APR 2017
      25 Mar 2017 CANCELLED - Midwest Air Wing RC Swap Meet
      18 Mar 2017 Special Meeting - Constitutional Amendment
      01 Mar 2017 SLRCFA Board Meeting - MAR 2017
      01 Feb 2017 SLRCFA Board Meeting - FEB 2017
      04 Jan 2017 SLRCFA Board Meeting - 2017 JAN
      15 Dec 2016 SLRCFA Christmas Party & December Meeting
      01 Dec 2016 SLRCFA Board Meeting - THURSDAY THIS MONTH
      02 Nov 2016 SLRCFA Board Meeting
      16 Oct 2016 Toys for Tots / Chili Fly
      15 Oct 2016 Buder Park Swap Meet
      05 Oct 2016 SLRCFA Board Meeting
      23 Sep 2016 Rolla Modelers Association 8th Annual BIG BIRD EVENT
      17 Sep 2016 RedwingRC Show-Me-3D Fly-In (2nd Annual)
      01 Sep 2016 SLRCFA Board Meeting - THURSDAY THIS MONTH
      13 Aug 2016 OPEN HOUSE! FLY FREE!! SPECTATORS WELCOME!!!
      06 Aug 2016 Jim LeRoy Memorial Fly In
      03 Aug 2016 SLRCFA Board Meeting
      16 Jul 2016 Midwest Air Wing 4th Annual Big Bird Fly-In
      06 Jul 2016 SLRCFA Board Meeting
      29 Jun 2016 SPECIAL SLRCFA Board Meeting
      25 Jun 2016 ESRC Float Fly
      16 Jun 2016 SLRCFA Club Meeting
      11 Jun 2016 SLRCFA 2016 Fly-In
      01 Jun 2016 SLRCFA Board Meeting
      19 May 2016 SLRCFA Club Meeting
      05 May 2016 SLRCFA Board Meeting
      30 Apr 2016 Open House - Non-Members FLY FREE
      17 Apr 2016 St. Louis Whirly Birds, FPV Quadcopter Racing
      16 Apr 2016 St. Louis Whirly Birds, Intro to FPV Quadcopter Racing
      07 Apr 2016 SLRCFA Board Meeting
      26 Mar 2016 Spirits of St. Louis Indoor Fly-in
      17 Dec 2015 2015 Dec Club Meeting & Christmas Party
      18 Oct 2015 Toys for Tots / Chili Fly
      03 Oct 2015 2015 Warbirds Over St. Louis
      06 Jun 2015 2015 Fly-In
      21 Apr 2015 2015 RedwingRC Show Me 3D
      24 Jan 2015 2015 Hobbico E-Fest
      01 Jan 2015 2015 First Flight of the Year
      04 Oct 2014 2014 Warbirds Over St. Louis
      06 Jun 2014 2014 Model Aviation Air Show / Fly-in
      19 Dec 2013 2013 Dec Club Meeting and Christmas Party
      13 Jun 2013 2013 Model Aviation Air Show
      08 Mar 2013 2013 Air Racers MOVIE
      05 Oct 2012 2012 Warbirds Over St. Louis
      15 Sep 2012 Scott Airforce Base Show
      09 Jun 2012 2012 Model Aviation Air Show / Fly-in


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