Swap Meet & Fun-Fly

HDRCC Flight Pass

Saturday, March 12th Schedule

7:00 a.m. – Seller and Pilot Registration/Setup begins

Click HERE to pre-register online!

8:00 a.m. – Radio Control & Hobby Swap Meet

Hobbyists from all over Northern Nevada will converge to buy, sell and trade their hobby wares.  Bring your own table(s) and chairs.  Suggested items include radio control airplanes/cars/trucks/boats, drones, model trains, HAM radio, model rockets or similar items.  $10 per seller.  Register Now!

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8:00 a.m. – On Site Food Vendor

Big Smile Family will be on site with a breakfast and lunch menu.

Breakfast
Cinnamon Bundles
Breakfast Burritos
Donuts
Coffee
Hot Chocolate

Lunch
Deli Sandwiches
Hot dogs
Hamburgers
Chips
Assorted Sides
Water
Assorted cold beverages

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9:00 a.m. – Mandatory Pilot Brief

The airfield and drone area will be open for open flying, all day.  AMA membership required (register on site if needed).  $10 per pilot.  Register Now!

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10:00 a.m. – Jet Turbine Flight Demo

Watch radio controlled jets with real turbine engines take to the skies.  These scaled down versions of fighter and sport jets always impress the crowds as they roar through the sky.  This is a must see event!

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11:00 a.m.

R/C Glider demonstration by 2-time F3J world champion, David Hobby.

12:00 noon – Auction

Sellers may opt to include one or more items in the auction to be sold to the highest bidder.  Seller can set a Reserve price.  HDRCC will apply a fee of 10% of the auction price.  You can view some of the items to be auctioned HERE!

Sunset – Night Flying

Model aircraft and drones will light up the night sky with multi-colored lighting.

Dry Camping

Dry camping is available for participants at no extra charge.

 


Sunday, March 13th

7:00 a.m. – Seller and Pilot Registration/Setup begins

Click HERE to pre-register online!

8:00 a.m. – Radio Control & Hobby Swap Meet

Hobbyists from all over Northern Nevada will converge to buy, sell and trade their hobby wares.  Bring your own table(s) and chairs.  Suggested items include radio control airplanes/cars/trucks/boats, drones, model trains, HAM radio, model rockets or similar items.  $10 per seller.  Register Now!

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9:00 a.m. – Mandatory Pilot Brief

The airfield and drone area will be open for open flying, all day, except during Airplane Drag Racing and the Bomb Drop Competition.  AMA membership required (register on site if needed).  $10 per pilot.

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9:30 – Airplane Drag Racing

“Race what your brought”!  Two aircraft at a time will line up at the start line of the 100′ drag strip and see who can reach the finish line first.  Leave the ground or your race lane before you reach the finish line and you are disqualified.  Aircraft only.  No cars.  Wings may be removed before race.

Click HERE to pre-register online!

11:00 – Bomb Drop Competition

Pilots will take to the sky and drop 3 bombs each.  But you must return to base safely for the drop to qualify.  Watch out for obstacles and other pilots trying to deliver their bombs.  Bring your own bean-bag or other bombs to drop…we are working on having universal bomb drop gear and bean bag bombs available at the event.  Sport and Powered Glider competition classes.  Click HERE to pre-register online!

More Bomb Drop Details HERE!

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Noon – Raffle

Grand Prize is a ride in a 1977 Cessna 185 Skywagon, sponsored by Ageless Aviation Dreams Foundation.

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Time TBD – MultiGP Drone Racing

Multirotor Grand Prix is a competitive racing league for first-person view (FPV) radio-controlled quadcopters.  Bring your drone racer and join in or watch the best drone racing pilots from Northern Nevada and nearby, duke it out in a 2016 series points race.  Sponsored by The Drone Store.  More info to come…

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All events and special guests subject to change.