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Celebrating 40 years!

Welcome to the home of the
Skymaster’s Radio Control Club of Michigan!

We are a radio controlled flying club located in the northern suburbs of Detroit, Michigan.
Founded in 1974, 2014 is our 40th year!




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                     MEMBERSHIP MEETING

September 25th
Public Welcome

Meeting starts at 6:45pm until 8:45pm at the Orion Center located on 1335 Joslyn Rd., just south of Clarkston Rd.

Topic - Aerodynamics

How wings generate lift

Airfoil design

Stall behavior

Center of Gravity & stability

Adverse yaw

Coupling

Propellers

P-factor


Links:


View Event Information - View Event Website - View Event Map
Event Contact: Ken Gutelius - Email: president@skymasters.org


"2nd Annual" Skymaster Fun Fly

& *Fazer Bash Fly-In on the same day.

Rescheduled to Saturday, Sept. 27th from 10:AM-3:30 PM

9:AM - 12 noon - Pilot Sign-in for the Fazer Bash Fly-in and/or Skymasters Fun Fly Events.

*10:00AM till 12 noon - Fazer Bash Fly-in

*All those that built a Fazer for last winter's Fazer Bash are eligible to enter.

12:30PM - 3:30PM - Skymasters Fun Fly

Spectators Welcome.  Lunch and refreshments available.

Event Directors: John Billinger & Gary Wells


Links:


View Event Information - View Event Flyer - View Event Map
Event Contact: John Billinger & Gary Wells - Email: funfly@skymasters.org


AMA District 7 Town Hall Meeting

Sunday, October 26 from 12 noon to 4 PM

FEATURING - Tim Jesky AMA District 7 V.P.

at Ultimate Soccer Arenas

Free Indoor Flying

Bring your planes and get ready for the Winter Indoor Season which begins Tue. Nov. 4th 

 



Response Needed to FAA Model Aircraft Rule!

AMA members should have received a communication from AMA on June 27th requesting your action!

"We need you to take action now and respond by September 25, 2014 to the FAA Interpretation of the Special Rule for Model Aircraft that was released June 23, 2014. The Academy has reviewed the rule and is extremely disappointed and troubled by the approach the FAA has chosen to take in regards to this issue."

We encourage you to read the links below and take the time to respond to the FAA relative to their position.
Deadline extended! Please take the time to read about this issue and respond!
 

Links:


View AMA Request - FAA's Interpretive Rule - AMA's Concerns - Tips for submitting your comments



MEMBERSHIP MEETING
Thursday, October 9th

Public Welcome

Meeting starts at 6:45pm until 8:45pm at the Orion Center located on 1335 Joslyn Rd., just south of Clarkston Rd.

Topic TBD

Description TBD


Links:


View Event Information - View Event Website - View Event Map
Event Contact: Ken Gutelius - Email: president@skymasters.org


Retiree and Wannabe's - Morning Breakfast Get Together

1st and 3rd Monday from October thru May

We meet at 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM to talk R/C

Come join us at the Red Olive Restaurant, located at 1194 Walton Blvd, Rochester 48307

Directly across the street from Crittenton Hospital

For a schedule click on "View Event PDF" below.


Links:


View Event Information - View Event Flyer - View Event PDF Flyer


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Addison Oaks Float Fly
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
9:00 AM

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Membership Meeting
Thursday, September 25, 2014
6:45 PM
Presentation TBD....
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2nd Annual Fun Fly & Fazer Bash Fly-In
Saturday, September 27, 2014
10:00 AM

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Board Meeting
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
6:45 PM
Monthly meeting of t...
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Breakfast
Monday, October 6, 2014
9:00 AM
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