Longmont Electric Aircraft Flyers 


Will Host a National Model Aviation Day Event on August 12, 2017

Wounded Warrior Electric Competition Fund Raiser              

 Longmont Electric Airplane Flyers (LEAF) Wounded arrior Electric Aircraft competion will be held on August 12th 2017 to celebrate National Model Aviation Day at their field in Longmont, CO.  The event will draw RC flyers from all over Colorado, Nebraska, and Wyoming, flying electric airplanes in exciting competitions.

Besides being a lot of fun for all attending, LEAF’s AMA Intro Pilots Instructors will be taking the general public up flying in one of the clubs trainers under buddy box flight control, during limited competion downtimes or can arrange for another day for a flight.  This allowed LEAF members to introduce the hobby to the public.

The event will included a raffle of great gifts.  A great BBQ lunch will also be served to all.

The best part of the event well be that LEAF will donate the net proceeds to the Disable Veterans    

-        Public welcome – bring own lawn chairs

-        RC Flying  competition Events

-        Raffle for great RC prizes and scenic flights in a real airplane

-        Lunch time RC Flying Demonstration Show

-        Lunch time BBQ, $5 donations

-        AMA membership required for all pilots registration starting 8am.

           Landing Fee donation $20 per pilot

For more information on the event please contact LEAF.   


Day Schedule

Pilot's Check-in—8:30 am

Meeting 9:00am
Safety Check - 9:15am
Open Fly - 9:30 am
Limbo Competion - 10:00am
Lunch Time Performance
Ballon Bust 1:00 pm
Precision Landing Competition -2:00pm 

Awards Ceremony 
Event will end around 3:30 PM

The event Contest Director will be Rick McCaskill AMA District IX AVP and President of LEAF.  

Location: LEAF Field at South end of Union Reservoir on CR26, Longmont CO

For more information on the event please contact: info@leafrc.com