Wednesday, April 30, 2008

Rosslyn Aero Modelers Air Show

Hi guys and girls,

FA will be hosting a fun day at Rosslyn Aero Modelers on the 25th of May 2008. This is a fun event and not a competition. Just a general get together of like minded people and to in doing so get the idea of freestyle aerobatics home to everyone.

Now I've seen what a fullsize Fox glider can do at the opening ceremony of the F3C worlds in Poland so we as FA can not see why we can not create a class for aerobatic gliders as well. We have yet to brainstorm out all the details but before we can do that we will need inputs from the glider guiders themselves. Obviously the class would be non powered but perhaps we can come up with a set of rules to allow electric powered launching or even towing up. I don't think a winch will get you high enough for a full 3-Minute aerobatics routine to music but heck who am I to say?

If your F3B machine can jump through a few hoops come out and join us? RAM has the room to rig up a few winches.

All the info, flyer, registration forms and map is on the FA website.

Feel free to contact me with any questions. 082-332-0045

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