Schedule

2017 Events

Event Dates or Days Location Notes
High Wing Tuesdays Every Tuesday (Weather Permitting) Mammoth Park RC Airfield
Anything Goes Pylon Racing 1:00 PM between Pylon Races Mammoth Park RC Airfield  Chairmen – Tim Bartlow & Rene Marquis.  Will probably be high wing trainers, but any old “beater” will do. Electric or combustion engines are permitted. The first one will be May 7th, in between the Pylon Races. Rules will be basically the same as for the Foamy Warbird Races.  club fuel only (no 40% Nitro), 3-cell batteries.
Foamy Warbird Racing 1:00 PM  May 7th & 21st; June 4th & 11th; July 9th & 23rd; August 6th & 20th; September 3rd & 17th. Same rules as last year Mammoth Park RC Airfield Chairman – Dave Oswald.  Sundays at 1:00 PM, left-hand pattern, 3-cell electric, 10 laps, 3 heats, best 7 scores.
Snyder Cup TBD Mammoth Park RC Airfield President Yothers still needs to discuss with Ray Sylvester.
Scale Contest Sunday, August 13th; rain date – August 20th. Mammoth Park RC Airfield  CD – Bill Cecchetti, Sr. Same rules as in the past. Foamies welcome. Documentation, building, static display, flight regimen/maneuvers, etc., all earn points.
Opening Day Picnic  Sunday, May 28th. Mammoth Park RC Airfield Fun Fly Chairman:  Jim Zamerski.
August Picnic  Sunday, August 27th Mammoth Park RC Airfield Fun Fly Chairman: Rene Marquis
Night Flys June 9th and July 14th meetings Mammoth Park RC Airfield
Float Flys June 17th (rain date July 1st), and August 19th (rain date August 28th) TBD CD – Jerry Thomas.
Endurance Contest Sunday, September 10th, rain date  Sunday, September 24th Mammoth Park RC Airfield CD – Rene Marquis. Rules same as Jim Andrews’ rules from last year.
Model Aviation Day Saturday, August 12th Mammoth Park RC Airfield  CD’s – Tim Bartlow & Rene Marquis.
Awards Banquet Saturday, October 28th Gianelli’s  Chairman – Lester Faroux. To be held , 5:00 to 8:00 PM at Gianillis II
Westmoreland County Air Show June 24th & 25th Latrobe Airport Observe NOTAM.
Pattern Contest TBD Mammoth Park RC Airfield  CD – Mark Yothers. Ten simple maneuvers that any airplane could do. Aimed at teaching better control & flying of the airplane. Mark will teach. So far no interest has been shown. Let Mark know if you are interested. Otherwise it will not happen.
Flea Market at the Field Saturday, June 3rd Mammoth Park RC Airfield  CD – Tim Bartlow. It will be open flying and no charge for either the flying or the flea market. There will be a pilots’ meeting. Hot dogs, Sauer kraut and soft drinks will be available at cost.
Cleanup Day Saturday, May 20th has been designated as Cleanup Day to get the field in shape. (Rain date, May 27th.) Mammoth Park RC Airfield Weed whacking, bush trimming, cleanup, spruce up, etc. We hope to have a generator. Bring weed eaters, hedge trimmers, step ladders, extension cords, shovels, rakes, etc. It only takes a few hours but is much needed. Please come if you can.

2016 Events

Events

Date

Location

Opening Day Picnic Sunday, May29. (Flea Mkt. @ 10:00. Lester Faroux & Rene Marquis – Fun Fly. Still need Food Chairman) Mammoth Park Airfield
Golf n’ Fly Saturday, April 16 (CD: Donnie Gilbert) Ridgeview Golf Club
Foamy Warbird Races May 1 & 15, June 5 & 26, July 10 & 31, August 14 & 28, September 11 & 25 (CD: Lyman Petrosky) Mammoth Park Airfield
Endurance Contest Sunday, July 10 ( CD: Jim Andrews) Mammoth Park Airfield
Snyder Cup Sunday, July 17 (CD: Mark Yothers) Mammoth Park Airfield
Scale Contest Sunday, July 17 (CD: Lester Faroux) Mammoth Park Airfield
2015 Events
 
2014 Events

Events

Dates

Location

LHMAC First in the air contest
10:00 AM on Wed, January 1, 2014
Mammoth Field
2014 Foamie Warbird Plyon Race
Mammoth Field
Annual Clean Up Day
09:00 AM on May 10, 2014
Mammoth Field
Boy Scout Fest
Demo Flying
10:00 to 16:00 on May 17, 2014
Mammoth Field
Opening Day Picnic & Fun Fly
May 25, 2014
Swap Shop at 10:45 AM
Picnic at 12:00 Noon
Mammoth Field
June 7 & 8, 2014
Arnold Palmer Regional Airport
Scale Contest
TBA
( TBA )
Mammoth Field
Float Fly
10:00 to 16:00 on June 14, 2014
(Rain Date: June 21, 2014 )
10:00 to 16:00 on August 2, 2014
(Rain Date: August 9, 2014 )
Chestnut Ridge Park (Acme Dam)
Endurance Contest
14:00 on July 6, 2014
(Rain Date: July 13, 2014 )
Mammoth Field
Snyder Cup Trials
14:00 on July 20, 2014
(Rain Date: July 27, 2014 )
Mammoth Field
National Model Aviation Day

August 16, 2014
Mammoth Field
Family Picnic & Fun Fly
August 24, 2014
Swap Shop at 10:45 AM
Picnic at 12:00 Noon
Mammoth Field
Open House
11:00 to 17:00 on August 30, 2014
Mammoth Field

 

2013 Events

2013 Events

Dates

Location

LHMAC First in the air contest
10:00 AM on Tue, January 1st, 2013
Mammoth Field
2013 Foamie Warbird Plyon Race
Mammoth Field
Clean Up Day
10:00 AM @ Sat, May 11, 2013
(Rain Date: May 18, 2013)
Mammoth Field
Opening Day Picnic & Fun Fly
Swap Shop at 11:00 AM
Picnic at 12:00 PM
Sun, May 26, 2013
Mammoth Field
Scale Contest
1:00 PM @ Sat, Jun 2, 2013
(Rain Date: Jun 9, 2013)
Mammoth Field
Float Fly

10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Sat, Jun 8, 2013(Rain Date: Jun 15, 2013)
Sat, Aug 3, 2013(Rain Date: Aug 10, 2013)
Acme Lake Park, Acme, PA
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Endurance Contest
1:00 PM
Sun, August 11, 2013 (Rain Date: Aug 18, 2013)
Mammoth Field
National Model Aviation Day
11:00 AM to 3:00 PM @ Sat, August 17, 2013
Mammoth Field
Family Picnic & Fun Fly
12:00 PM @ Sun, August 25, 2013
Mammoth Field