Events

Club Events:

Events listed in red: Click on event title for Facebook Event info to RSVP

2017 Events

Combat plane info at end of 2017 events Club meetings normally held the 3rd Saturday of the month and float fly events (May-Sept) the 2nd Saturday of the month.

January 1,2017 Noon  New Years Day ‘Numb Thumbs’ or ‘Freeze Fly’ Come out for the first flying of 2017. If the weather is reasonable (ie, no blizzard), bundle up and come out and join us for a couple of flights to kick off the new year!

Location: Indy West R/C Flying Field

 

March 18,2017 1:00pm Club Membership Meeting

Post Winter Field Work

Add mulch to walk and shelter

Mower Maintenance 

Solar Upgrades

Location: Indy West R/C Flying Field

 

April 15,2017 1:00pm Club Membership Meeting (cancelled)

Runway Patching

Combat Flights or Pylon Racing

Location: Indy West R/C Flying Field

 

May 13,2017 10:00am Float Fly

West 86th Street Subdivision

8648 Greenridge Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46278 United States

 

May 27,2017 1:00pm Club Membership Meeting (one week later than normal)

Combat Flights or Pylon Racing

Runway Patching

Location: Indy West R/C Flying Field

 

June 10,2017 10:00am Float Fly

West 86th Street Subdivision

8648 Greenridge Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46278 United States

 

June 16-18 ,2017 1:00pm National Electric Fly In at AMA – Area Event (not club event)

http://nefi.modelaircraft.org/

 

June 24,2017 1:00pm Club Membership Meeting (one week later than normal)

Combat Flights or Pylon Racing

Location: Indy West R/C Flying Field

 

July 8,2017 10:00am Float Fly

West 86th Street Subdivision

8648 Greenridge Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46278 United States

 

July 15,2017 1:00pm Club Membership Meeting

Combat Flights or Pylon Racing

Location: Indy West R/C Flying Field

 

August 5 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Saturday – Indianapolis Executive Airport Open House 2016

Static Display @ Indy Exec Airport

Demos @ IndyWest R/C Flying Field

-Buddy box intro flights

-Assassin combat demos

-Aerobatic demos

 

August 12,2017 10:00am Float Fly

West 86th Street Subdivision

8648 Greenridge Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46278 United States

 

August 19,2017 1:00pm Club Membership Meeting

Combat Flights or Pylon Racing

Location: Indy West R/C Flying Field

 

September 9,2017 10:00am Float Fly

West 86th Street Subdivision

8648 Greenridge Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46278 United States

 

September 16,2017 1:00pm Club Membership Meeting

Fall Work Day

Runway Patching

Combat Flights or Pylon Racing

Location: Indy West R/C Flying Field

 

October 14,2017 10:00am Float Fly

West 86th Street Subdivision

8648 Greenridge Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46278 United States

 

October 21,2017 1:00pm Club Membership Meeting

Combat Flights or Pylon Racing

Location: Indy West R/C Flying Field

 

Float Fly Map

 

IndyWest R/C combat / pylon racing plane required specs:

Airframe: Crash Test Asssasin: http://www.crashtesthobby.com/assassin-37.html

Mandatory electronic spec kit (to provide an even playing field): Hobbyking spec parts and approximate costs: FC 28-12 Motor: 7.10 2x MG90S servos: 10.70 F-30A ESC: 10.76 7×6 Electric Prop APC style: 0.63 3mm Prop Saver 3S 1300 mAh battery: $10.39 (pilots choice)

 

2016 Events

Combat plane info at end of 2016 events
Club meetings normally held the 3rd Saturday of the month
and float fly events (May-Sept) the 4th Saturday of the month.

March 26,2016  1:00pm
Club Membership Meeting
Post Winter Field Work
Add mulch to walk and shelter
Mower Maintenance
Runway Patching
Combat Flights or Pylon Racing
Location: Indy West R/C Flying Field 

April 1st, 2nd, & 3rd, 2016 
Toledo Show (Toledo, Ohio)
http://www.toledoshow.com/
A small group usually makes the trip to Toledo
on Friday and return late Saturday.  
Please post on Facebook or make contact with other 
members at the March membership meeting.

April 16,2016 1:00pm 
Club Membership Meeting
Spring Field Maintenance (runway repair & flight station repair)
Combat / Pylon Racing
Location: Indy West R/C Flying Field 

May 21,2016  1:00pm
Club Membership Meeting
Combat / Pylon Racing
Location:Indy West R/C Flying Field

May 28,2016  10:00am
Float Fly
West 86th Street Subdivision
8648 Greenridge Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46278 United States

June 18,2016  12:30pm 
Club Membership Meeting & Summer Pizza Party
Combat / Pylon Racing
Friends and Family welcome.  
Open flying for any AMA member
Indy West R/C Flying Field
 
June 25,2016  10:00am
Float Fly
West 86th Street Subdivision
8648 Greenridge Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46278 United States

July 16,2016  1:00pm 
Club Membership Meeting
Combat / Pylon Racing
Indy West R/C Flying Field
Runway Patching
Plan for Indy Exec Open House
 
July 23,2016  10:00am
Float Fly
West 86th Street Subdivision
8648 Greenridge Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46278 United States
 

August 6 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm SaturdayIndianapolis Executive Airport Open House 2016
http://www.montgomeryaviation.net/open-house-fly-in-air-race
Static Display @ Indy Exec Airport
Demos @ IndyWest R/C Flying Field
-Buddy box intro flights
-Assassin combat demos
-Aerobatic demos

August 20,2016  1:00pm 
Club Membership Meeting
Combat / Pylon Racing
Indy West R/C Flying Field
 
August 27,2016  10:00am
Float Fly
West 86th Street Subdivision
8648 Greenridge Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46278 United States


Sept 24,2016  10:00am
Float Fly
West 86th Street Subdivision
8648 Greenridge Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46278 United States
 
Sept 24,2016 1:00pm postponed from Sept 17,2016 
Club Membership Meeting
Combat / Pylon Racing
Indy West R/C Flying Field
-2017 membership fee structure
-combat / pylon racing

Oct 29,2016 1:00pm 
Club Membership Meeting
Combat / Pylon Racing
Indy West R/C Flying Field
-2017 membership fee structure
-Accepting norminees for 2017 Board
-combat / pylon racing
 

IndyWest R/C combat / pylon racing plane required specs:
Airframe: Crash Test Asssasin (http://www.crashtesthobby.com/assassin-37.html)
Mandatory electronic spec kit (to provide an even playing field):
Hobbyking spec parts and approximate costs:
FC 28-12 Motor: 7.10
2x MG90S servos: 10.70
F-30A ESC: 10.76
7x6 Electric Prop APC style: 0.63
3mm Prop Saver
3S 1300 mAh battery: $10.39 (pilots choice)


 

2015 Events

Civil Air Cadets @ Indywest R/C
May 7 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Host the Indianapolis chapter of the Civil Air Patrol’s cadet class Use club trainer and buddy box
Float Fly May
May 16 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm Saturday
West 86th Street Subdivision
8648 Greenridge Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46278 United States
Spring Picnic and Club Membership Meeting
June 13 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm Saturday
IndyWest R/C Flying Field
Friends and Family welcome to join. Club will provide main dishes, plates, utensils, and soft drinks. Families encouraged to bring a side dish. Please
RSVP so the club can purchase appropriate quantities.
Float Fly June
June 20 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm Saturday
West 86th Street Subdivision,
8648 Greenridge Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46278 United States
July Club Membership Meeting
July 11 @ 11:00 am - Noon pm Saturday
IndyWest R/C Flying Field
Float Fly July
July 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm Saturday
West 86th Street Subdivision,
8648 Greenridge Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46278 United States
Indianapolis Executive Airport Open House 2015
August 1 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm Saturday
http://www.montgomeryaviation.net/open-house-fly-in-air-race
Static Display @ Indy Exec Airport
Demos @ IndyWest R/C Flying Field
-Buddy box intro flights
-Assassin combat demos
-Aerobatic demos
August Club Membership Meeting & Combat Flying
August 8th @ 11:00 am - 1pm pm Saturday
IndyWest R/C Flying Field
-Combat Flights
Float Fly August
August 15 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm Saturday
West 86th Street Subdivision,
8648 Greenridge Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46278 United States
Drop off on Greenridge Dr and then park at clubhouse
Indianapolis Citywide Fun Fly (hosted @ Indy South R/C Club)
August 22 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Indy South R/C Club,
3200 E 750 N, Greenwood, IN United States
“The 2015 Citywide Fun Fly will be held on Saturday, August 22nd. It will be hosted this year by the Indianapolis RC South club. Our field is located SE of Greenwood, IN. http://www.indyrcsouth.org/club-i…/directions-to-rike-field/ The Citywide Fun Fly will feature the usual events – bomb drop, limbo, stick break, and spot landing. Expect to hear more from the event CD, Jeff Yelton ( jeffy50110@yahoo.com ) as we get closer to the event. Hope to see you there! Chuck Baker Indy RC…
September Club Membership Meeting & Field maintenance & Combat Flying
September 12th @ 11:00 am - 2pm pm Saturday
IndyWest R/C Flying Field
-Shed clean up
-Runway patching
-Runway striping
-Set dates for October, November, and January club meetings
-Combat Flights
Float Fly September (final float fly)
Postponed to September 26th September 19 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
West 86th Street Subdivision,
8648 Greenridge Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46278 United States
Drop off on Greenridge Dr and then park at clubhouse
October Club Membership Meeting & Combat Flying
Postponed until Sunday, Oct-25th starting at 1pm.  Originally October 24th @ Noon -  Saturday
IndyWest R/C Flying Field
-Club Business to Discuss
-Combat Flights

 

December Club Membership Meeting

 

December 12th – Saturday 1:00pm

 

Indy Exec Airport (jet center conference room, enter through the main front doors and go up the stairs on the left at the front doors)

 

-General Business

 

2016 Board of Directors Election

 

2014 Past Events
  • Float Flys: May-10, June-14, July-13 (Postponed - Update: Float Fly #3 rescheduled for July 19th at 10:00am) , Aug-16, Sept-13
  • Membership meetings at the field 7:00pm: May-8, June-12, July-10, Aug-14, Sept-11
  • September-20 10:00am - noon.   Saturday Field Maintenance - Crosswind Runway Installation and Mulching under shelter. Calling all members!
  • Fall Picnic and October membership meeting – Saturday October 11th @ Noon (please RSVP)
  • Winter membership meeting and Board of Director Elections: December-11 Thurs @ Hobbytown USA Castleton 7:00pm

 

 

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