NCRCC Events

The Northern Connecticut Radio Control Club (NCRCC) hosts a number of events throughout the year. Events may be flying events or non-flying events. Some events are sanctioned by the Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) and some events are limited to NCRCC members only.

In addition to events hosted by NCRCC, click here to check out aeromodeling events held throughout the United States.

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PLEASE NOTE: All 2020 NCRCC events are cancelled until further notice due to the coronavirus pandemic. The AMA District 1 Open Fun Fly scheduled for 9/26/2020 – 9/27/2020 has been cancelled.

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NCRCC TAILGATE SWAPMEET

Date:  TBD, Rain Date:  TBD,  Start Time:  9:00 AM (set-up begins 7:00 AM)   

Location:  NCRCC Flying Field, Ellington, CT

Cost: $XX.00 seller’s fee   

CDs: Mike Maznicki & Len Marchese, CD Contact Info: mikmaz@att.net (Mike) & lpmarchese@yahoo.com (Len)

Notes: Sell any hobby-related item from your vehicle, seller keeps all sale proceeds, sellers park on field, buyers park in parking lot, food for sale

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NCRCC/NEPRO Q-500   “Race Practice”

Date:  TBD, Rain Date:  TBD,  Start Time:  9:00 AM    

Location:  NCRCC Flying Field, Ellington, CT

Cost: $XX.00 per event  

CD: TBD,  CD Contact Info: TBD

Notes:  Pre-register on NEPRO website: www.nepro.org, 424 & 426, prizes & raffle, food for sale  

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NCRCC BUILDING CONTEST (Club-Only Event)

Date:  TBD, Rain Date:  TBD,  Start Time:  7:00 PM    

Location:  NCRCC Flying Field, Ellington, CT

Cost: free for NCRCC members

CD: TBD, CD Contact Info: TBD

Notes: Photo awards, kit/scratch category & ARF/foamie category, free food for NCRCC members

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DAWN PATROL WWI SCALE FLY-IN

Date:  TBD, Rain Date:  TBD,  Start Time:  8:00 AM    

Location:  NCRCC Flying Field, Ellington, CT

Cost: $XX.00 registration fee

CD: Joel Lang, CD Contact Info: jrlang40@comcast.net

Notes: Prizes and raffle, all sizes of WWI models in military paint schemes, food for sale   

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NCRCC/NEPRO Q-500 2-DAY RACE

Dates:  TBD, Rain Dates:  TBD,  Start Time:  9:00 AM    

Location:  NCRCC Flying Field, Ellington, CT

Cost: see the ‘Notes’ section below

CD: TBD,  CD Contact Info: TBD

Notes:  Pre-register on NEPRO website (www.nepro.org) or on NMPRA forum thread (www.nmpra.net/) , separate 424 each day ($XX.00) & 426 across two days ($XX.00), free BBQ Saturday evening, special “worker raffle”, food for sale  

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ANNUAL WARBIRDS OVER ELLINGTON

Date:  TBD, Rain Date:  TBD,  Start Time:  8:00 AM    

Location:  NCRCC Flying Field, Ellington, CT

Cost: $XX.00 registration fee

CD: Dennis Thibodeau, CD Contact Info: buffvet@cox.net  

Notes: Judging by pilots, 1st – 3rd place plaques, Best of Show plaque, raffle, all types & sizes of warbirds welcome, food for sale   

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NCRCC HELI-FEST

Date:  TBD, Rain Date:  TBD,  Start Time:  8:00 AM    

Location:  NCRCC Flying Field, Ellington, CT

Cost: $XX.00 registration fee

CD: Joel Lang, CD Contact Info: jrlang40@comcast.net

Notes: Night flying available, food for sale   

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