Okeechobee Model Airplane Club gets new field

Club Field w/sign
Club Field w/sign

This past Thursday the Board of Okeechobee County Commissioners granted us permission to use a portion of the County Fairgrounds as an RC Park on a trial basis for 6 months.  This has been a 3 year process and late last year a car club started up in town and we partnered with them.  The field is open to the public for flying and racing on a track and all pilots must be AMA.  We flew there for the first time this weekend and had a Hot Dog Roast on Monday to celebrate.  I have been in contact with Tony Stillman on this over the years and plan on sending him an article on it as soon as the dust settles.

 

Thanks Again,

Joe Papasso
President

Okeechobee Model Airplane Club

A Silver Level AMA Leader Club

2 comments

    1. Planning to move into your area soon, could you give me directions to the new field.
      Thanks
      Howard Kleman VP Nature coast R/C ers

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