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Did you just buy a quadcopter or drone and you live in the St Louis area?

Then enjoy the fun of

Radio Control

   Our flying club will help bring you hours of enjoyment and a safe place to fly at a designated park in St Louis County. Meet fellow pilots in the area that share your enthusiasm for this great hobby that are happy to share their knowledge and experience. Beginners with new "drones" quadcopters and new radio control planes are most welcome!

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Lydia Buder Park

Our home flying field in St Louis Missouri

Conveniently located at Highway 44 and 141 St Louis County parks has provided a place open to the public for the sport of model aviation. Certain rules do apply, and a special permit is required. We can supply you with the right documents and information to get you started. When learning public flying there are certain protocols and procedures that must be adhered to. We follow all the safety rules and guidelines set forth from the National Aircraft Safety Code The Greater St Louis Modeling Association, and St Louis County Parks. Any variance from these rules can subject to you being fined and can forfeit your rights to fly at Buder Park.

Read all the current Rules and Regulations for Buder Park revised for 2013   For driving directions and more information on Buder Park Click here   Download a 2016 Buder Park Permit Application   Note : A valid flying permit is required to be "in your possession" to fly at Buder Park field. No exceptions. This rule went into effect as of January 2013. The annual permit fee is $30 and requires proof of current AMA membership for processing by the Greater St Louis Modeling Association

We do have a .pdf file for you to download for flying your Drones and Quadcopters using FPV equipment that can now be downloaded here First Person View Rules of Buder Park

FAA Registration is required of all aircraft meeting the weight requirements as of January 1st 2016

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Current Events

Columbia RC Swap meet Sunday November 6th, 2016 Columbia Illinois

Public Events

Our First Annual PIPER CUB FLY IN

Our June 2016 event was a great success !

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The AeroPilots were asked to join in with the Cystic Fibrosis Cycle for Life 2014 with an aviation theme

The date for this event was October 11th. We were honored to be a part of this huge event!

We displayed our planes to help raise money and awareness to this worthy cause!

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Our 2016 Air Show Event will be held September 17th and 18th at Buder Park.

Last year over 150 people got a first hand "buddy-box" experience getting to fly a radio control airplane for the first time!

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Our next field trip to the Aviation Museum in Creve Coeur MO has been rescheduled to Spring of 2017

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Restoration    Waldo Pepper    Antique Airplane

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The St Louis Science Center invited our club to demonstrate our airplanes at the Planetarium on Saturday March 9th

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The Signal Chasers and Aeropilots fun fly competition was held held on September 27th

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New Webpage   -    Kids and flying Quadcopters, do they mix?    Things to know before you fly!

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Float Planes

Our Float Plane event was held on October 11th in Pacific MO

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What about Winter Time flying in St Louis? Good Question!

Snow in Missouri

St Louis Cold

Click here to find more about Indoor RC Flying in the St Louis Area

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That's all great but can you fly a radio control plane at night?

Click Here and find out!

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Our Winter flying season is at our doorstep! Contact us about joining us through 2017!

We meet once a month at 6:30 PM on the third Wednesday of the month at Young's Restaurant and Catering in Valley Park, just a few minutes north of where we fly. Their address is...206 Meramec Station Rd Valley Park, MO 63088-1509   You are very welcome to attend with us!

Next Meeting

Decenmber 21st 2016

Meet at Young's Restaurant

6:30 PM

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Monthy meetings held at
Young's Resturant

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Our annual dues is $30 per year. Attend a meeting with us, and ask to join after you've enjoyed your visits. Payments for 2016 dues now being accepted. Meet with us, fly with us. You will enjoy the friendly comradeship of each R/C hobbyist in our group.

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