We will be having our Annual Club Dinner at Dye’s Walk Country Club on Saturday, January 5th, 2019. We will start at 6:00pm, and dinner will be served at 6:30pm. We will be dining in the Grand Ballroom again this year.
Dye’s Walk is located East of Hwy 135 between Smith Valley & Stones Crossing roads. The address is 2080 S. State Road 135, Greenwood, IN. Park on the South side of the clubhouse, and use the guest entrance on the West side of the building.
Cost will be $25 per person.
You need to download the RSVP form and mail it along with payment to Treasurer Doug Gifford, 3654 Bellmore Drive, Brownsburg, IN 46112, to arrive no later than December 20th, or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org. Early confirmation and payment will be appreciated!
Attendees are encouraged to bring a wrapped or bagged gift, for a planned gift exchange. Gifts can be for men or women, with a minimum value of $10. The gift exchange is optional for those that wish to participate. There will also be raffles and other fun activities.
The menu will be very similar to the excellent food we had last year. There will also be something for dessert. They will have a cash bar, and non-alchoholic drinks will be free.
We had our Fall Picnic on Saturday, 9/29. A total of 34 people came out to enjoy some awesome food, fellowship, and a bit of flying.
For more photos, check out our Facebook group.
If you want to fly any RC aircraft (over 0.55 lbs – 250 grams) in the National Airspace, you will need to register with the FAA. Info on registration is located here – https://faadronezone.faa.gov/#/
The AMA website has a nice summary of the Know Before You Fly information, located here – http://www.modelaircraft.org/aboutama/govkbyf.aspx
The Indy RC South training program will start back up on Tuesday, April 17th. It will be
available Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:00 pm until dark, weather permitting.
Head Instructor Bob Badger in action!
Bob Badger continues to head up the instruction program along with the following instructors:
- Chuck Baker
- Jerry Bunner
- Doug Gifford
- George Hallander
- Al Tucker
- Gary Wild
- Duane Wright
Please contact Bob or one of the other Instructors with any questions or to arrange for additional training sessions.
Attention Indy RC South club members…
For renewals paid no later than Dec 31st:
$ 80.00 Regular member
$ 40.00 Junior member (<20)
$ 120.00 Family Membership
Renewals paid on Jan 1st or later will incur a $10 late fee.
Please mail them to:
Doug Gifford, 3654 Bellmore Dr., Brownsburg, IN 46112
Thanks to Robert Gough for sharing this link for wind conditions:
Robert Gough took a 360 degree photo with his Nodal Ninja system and converted it for use as a flying field for the following simulators:
You can see the image on Facebook here – 360 degree image
Download the field for Real Flight (Knife Edge):
Field with 3D challenge objects
Bare Flying Field
Check out “Indianapolis RC South” by Robert Gough on Vimeo: