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495th R/C Squadron, Inc. - 13th Annual Helicopter Fun Fly

13th Annual Helicopter Fun Fly - May 13th, 2017
Saturday: 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Raindate: May 14, 2016  (12 Noon to 7:00 PM)

Registration Begins at 9AM on Saturday!!

On Saturday May 13th, 2017, the 495th R/C Squadron, Inc. will host our 13th Annual Helicopter Fun Fly at the John A. Ogonowski Memorial Model Flying Field (200 Pinnacle Street) in Tewksbury, MA. This Helicopter Fun Fly is open to helicopter pilots of all skill levels with a current AMA membership, and promises to be a great start to the 2017 flying season! The Helicopter Fun Fly will be held from 10:00 AM until 10:00 PM. In the event of rain on Saturday, the rain date for the event is Sunday, May 14th. The date for the Helicopter Fun Fly is coming up fast, so please be sure to put this on your calendar now!!

There will be a $10 Pilot Registration fee for this event, which includes a barbeque lunch of hamburgers, hotdogs, chips and soda. Lunch will be available to all spectators and guests for a nominal donation of $5.00!!

Note: We will be flying until 10PM on Saturday!! Even if you aren't comfortable flying your helicopter at night, plan to stick around until after dark for some awesome nighttime demo's!!

  • $10 registration fee - includes lunch!!

  • Pilots of all skill levels are welcome!!

  • Noon-time barbeque

  • Merchandise and 50/50 raffle

  • Factory demos!

  • Multirotor demo's!

  • Technical help available - bring your questions!

  • Sponsored pilots!

  • HeliDirect Reps. on site!

  • All helicopter types (3D and Scale) are welcome!

  • Evening barbeque

  • Night flying on Saturday night!

  • Spectators welcome!

  • Drone Racing Demo's!!

The contest organizer for this event is Chuck Smith. Please contact Chuck if you have any questions, or if you would like to help out with this event!!

This years raffle prizes include:

  • SAB Goblin 380 Helicopter Kit + 3x PULSE 1800mAh 6S 22.2V

  • IKON Flybarless System

  • Pulse Battery 6S 5000mah 45C

  • Pulse Battery 6S 5000mah 45C

Schedule of Events

Event Time
Registration 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Open Flying 10:00 AM to 12:00 Noon
Lunch, Raffle, Flight Demo's 12:00 Noon to 1:00 PM
Open Flying/Night Flying 1:00 PM to 10:00 PM

A special thanks to HeliDirect, LLC of Malden, MA for sponsoring this Event!!

Helicopter Fun Fly - May 13th, 2017
Saturday: 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Raindate: May 14, 2017  (12 Noon to 7:00 PM)