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Old 10-26-2016, 11:26 PM   #1
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Default 8TH ANNUAL HELI SPRING FLING

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Yes that's right 10 full days of straight Fun Fun Fun. Guaranteed To be good time whether you can make one day or all 10. Unlimited camper sites two runways FPV course food and drinks on pilot dinner Saturday May 7 There will be an awesome raffle. www.fredericksburgrc.com for any questions contact me
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Old 12-06-2016, 03:45 PM   #2
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I hope to make this a weekend motorcycle ride with my dad to see. I really want to be able to see a pro fly in person and not just on Youtube. It looks like a great experience for someone new to Helicopters.
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Old 12-28-2016, 09:13 PM   #3
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Can't wait!!!
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Old 01-23-2017, 12:47 PM   #4
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Gonna try to have my Gaui X7 built by then!

My parents live an hour from there so I'll be down for at least a couple days.
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Old 01-23-2017, 01:00 PM   #5
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I hope to make this a weekend motorcycle ride with my dad to see. I really want to be able to see a pro fly in person and not just on Youtube. It looks like a great experience for someone new to Helicopters.
It truly is, this event is always great. On youtube it's easy to forget that somebody's actually controlling them, almost looks automated. In person you can see all the little corrections the pilot's making and that the system is not perfect, and you might even back away a few feet ;]
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Old 01-23-2017, 01:30 PM   #6
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Don't know if I can bring enough heli's to survive an entire week with Digger!!!
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Old 01-23-2017, 01:41 PM   #7
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A whole week WOW!
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Old 01-23-2017, 01:58 PM   #8
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Well I am pretty sure we have a few coming up from the Wilmington area!!
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Old 01-23-2017, 05:05 PM   #9
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So I could come fly two weekends in a row Good stuff.
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Old 01-23-2017, 06:13 PM   #10
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This is a amazing event and one sweet Flying location. Will do my best to be there.
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Old 01-23-2017, 11:21 PM   #11
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Registration is up
https://www.rcflightdeck.com/event.cfm?id=6117
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Old 01-28-2017, 12:38 PM   #12
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Hey guys...going to make my first time there! May 4th-8th. Anything I need to know?
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Old 01-28-2017, 02:16 PM   #13
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Since we have power onsite an extension cord is recommended for your charger and peripherals.
Past that it is pretty standard gear for a event you would travel to.
Anything you are specifically curious about?
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Old 01-29-2017, 06:53 AM   #14
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Not sure if I need a pop-up canopy, good places to eat, as I've never been to Virginia, you know, stuff like that.

I was told by a good friend of mine, the people in Virginia are very friendly!
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Old 01-29-2017, 12:08 PM   #15
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Bring a popup, table and chair.
Standard franchise sit down and eat restaurants are 7 miles North.
Close by within 2 miles is fast food.
We have done big family style meals at Angela's Italian restaurant about 2 miles from the field.
We do sell burgers, hot dogs, sausage and fries onsite.
Being we run light towers at night, bringing clothes to keep warm and comfortable to continue flying will make the day even better.
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Old 01-30-2017, 10:06 AM   #16
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All signed up, now for the wait.


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Old 02-03-2017, 05:37 AM   #17
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Well I am pretty sure we have a few coming up from the Wilmington area!!
Yeah buddy get a pull on that!!!!
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Old 03-02-2017, 09:30 AM   #18
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Old 03-06-2017, 08:58 PM   #19
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I may just do a 4 day stay.... Winter and 80 hour work weeks have just about did me in...

Happy to see SPRING fly'in time

Can't wait to see everyone !!!!!
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Old 03-07-2017, 07:05 AM   #20
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Looking forward to it!
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