FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!
The Newport News Park Radio Control Club will host an event in celebration of National Model Aviation Day on October 12, 2019, supporting the Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) mission to promote development of model aviation as a recognized sport and worthwhile recreation activity. The AMA serves as the official national body for model aviation in the United States.
The public is invited to celebrate National Model Aviation Day with the members of the Newport News Park Radio Control Club at the NNPRCC Flying Field. During this event, NNPRCC members will be raffling off prizes to raise funds for the AMA Foundation.
Horizon Hobby F6F Hellcat 15cc
Economical, completely ready-to-fly electric trainer
1-year NNPRCC club membership
Horizon Hobby Commander mPd 1.4m
Horizon Hobby X-Vert VTOL
Flyzone Cessna 182 Skylane Rx-R
iMax B5ACO Dual Power LiPo Charger
Raffle Ticket Rates:
$1.00 = 1 Ticket
$5.00 = 7 Tickets
$10.00 = 20 Tickets
$20.00 = 50 Tickets
Raffle tickets for the Grand Prize are available now up until the National Model Aviation Day event. Raffle tickets for Featured Prizes available exclusively during the event. You do not have to be present to win.
Location: Off Richneck Road in Newport News. Need directions?
This event is FREE and OPEN for everyone!
Aerobatic flight demonstrations! (fixed-wing aircraft and helicopter)
Plenty of food - come hungry! (donations requested)
Watch pilots fly radio-controlled aircraft, learn about flying radio control and even fly one yourself! For a $1 donation, you can:
Experience flight using a ‘buddy box’ with an expert pilot
Try flying virtually using a flight simulator
Note: This is an AMA-sanctioned event. Open flying (no turbines). No landing fees.
For more information contact Rusty Kennedy: email@example.com