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Old 09-15-2017, 07:34 AM
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Hey guy's,
Planning a new event next year for Sept. 20-22, 2018.. That would be 2 weeks after Greater Southwest and one week before Georgia Jets... Does anyone have anything planned for that weekend in the Texas area ?? The Event will be in Breckenridge, Texas, about 80 miles west of Ft. Worth. Event will be held at the Municipal Airport which is home of a full scale Warbird restoration facility which is involved in this event. We will be given access to their facilities to watch them do what they do. Very cool place to fly our Jets as well. The Chamber of Commerce is involved as well as the City and Airport Manager. Should be a great time. They also have complete RV hook-up on site at the Airport.
More info to come, I just wanted to get the pulse of the community here to see if there were know conflicts and interest in attendance.

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Link to Ezell Aviation, Restoration facility.

http://www.ezellaviation.com/

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Old 09-16-2017, 02:53 PM
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There is one in Reno, Nevada that same weekend, but they are far enough apart by distance it shouldn't matter.
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Planning is underway for a new Jet Event in the Pacific Northwest in 2018!

Inaugural Atomic City Afterburner is slated for May 31 through June 3, 2018 We are working to secure flying at the local airport in Richland, Washington. I believe this should be a week or so before the Princeton Canada event. Please let me know if you see any issues with the date.

More info to come as we finalize the site and dates.
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Hey Guys - I am a rookie but building up my jet hours. Question: Will there be any Jet Events in Tennessee next year? Gives me a great reason to see a military friend. Planning on attending these events next year: DOGS, Route 66 (can drop my wife off in Chicago), First in Flight, Illinois Jets, and Kentucky Jets. That ought to deplete my hotel budget for the year. Thanks. Chic
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Sharks RC Club is having their 3rd Annual Louisiana Jet Rally on October 20, 21, 2017.
Location: C.E. "Rusty" Williams Airport (about 30 miles south of Shreveport) - Airport Identifier: 3 Foxtrot 3, 211 Independence Drive, Mansfield LA
CD contact info: John Judice (318-564-2126, jjudice508@gmail.com) and Terry Monroe (318-470-2650 tlm1959@aol.com)
Club Webpage: www.sharksrc.org

This year, we'll be on the Northwest end of runway, facing East for flying (as opposed to previous years!)
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Hello, I tried posting information for Winggate 2017 and nothing was ever put on the thread. Just curious what the problem is?
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Jamie,

I just booked my hotel for this year's Flying TIgers jet meet. I already sent you an email, but please save a spot with power (preferably next to my other NC buddies, Larry, Josh, Don, etc. coming down).

Looking forward to some good times again!

See you and the rest of the guys then,

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Richie...gotcha covered! Looking forward to seeing you again!

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I just booked my hotel for this year's Flying TIgers jet meet. I already sent you an email, but please save a spot with power (preferably next to my other NC buddies, Larry, Josh, Don, etc. coming down).

Looking forward to some good times again!

See you and the rest of the guys then,

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Well guys and gals its about that time again for WINGGATE 2017 in Beautiful South Grand Lake Regional Airport 1k8...
With any luck I may be there to burn some kero!
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Finally its letting me post. The event is posted in the jet event calendar also. Please contact me if you have any questions. Winggate 2017.... Lunch both days and Friday night hangar party and dinner are confirmed. Also working a deal on lodging at a lake resort thats close.
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Finally its letting me post. The event is posted in the jet event calendar also. Please contact me if you have any questions. Winggate 2017.... Lunch both days and Friday night hangar party and dinner are confirmed. Also working a deal on lodging at a lake resort thats close.
Jason,

Flyer says dinner Saturday Night. You mention Friday night. I am planning on being there.

Dan
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Less than 2 weeks away. I need tent orders by Monday 10/9.

Let me know now if you want a reserved parking spot with power, otherwise you can just show up and parking spots will be first come first served.

A special thanks to BVM Jets who is sponsoring our awards and Boomerang RC who is sponsoring our pilots dinner.

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Flyer for upcoming Tiger Meet 2017 in South Carolina. October 19-22nd. Tent rental info coming soon! Please contact me to reserve a parking spot with 30A power.
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Tiger Meet 2017 is next week! Check out this early fall SC jet flying weather that is forecasted!

https://weather.com/weather/tenday/l/USSC0183:1:US

If you're on the fence, come join the fun!

Jamie
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We have discounted rates at the Hilltop Grand Lodge! Remember if you bring your RV we have power for you! RV's NOW overnight Free at the airport.

Heres the list and remember to PRE-REGISTER please, Simply send $45 to me and include your AMA number in the notes via paypal at jasonS757@yahoo.com or mail to me NLT November 1 at 25251 S. 613 Rd., Grove, OK 74344 Payable to Jason Hoyle


Hilltop Grand Lodge (Three min drive from Airport, Breakfast right next door at Stuffins cafe (its good). Remodeled rooms)
Hwy 85 in Ketchum
918-782-2823 or 918-257-7111
Room rates at the grand lodge are as follows:

Single queen $79

Double queen $89

Extended stay with kitchen $89

King bed log cabin $119

All rooms are remodeled with new beds within the last 6 mo.





Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites
I-44 at Vinita Exit
918-256-4900
www.hiexpress.com/vinitaok

CABINS / RESORTS / CAMPING
Bedford Cabins
918-782-4258
www.bedford-cabins.com

The Casitas at Bird Island
North end of Duck Creek
918-782-2361
www.birdislandcasitas.com

Paradise Cove Resort
30736 S 4539 Rd Afton
918-782-3767

Pine Lodge Resort (7-10 min away from Airport)
2 1/2 miles E of Ketchum OK
918-782-1400 or 918-230-4034
www.pinelodgeresort.com

Waters Edge RV & Cabin Resort
E 350th Rd 2 mi East Hwy 82
918-782-1444
www.watersedgerv.com
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Jason,

Flyer says dinner Saturday Night. You mention Friday night. I am planning on being there.

Dan
My error sir! Apologies, Dinner will be Friday night! We could do Saturday too but figured yall will be headed home Saturday night.
Additionally RV parking is now FREE!
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Last update before leaving for the field today. Weather is going to be great! Hope to see you there.

A big thanks again to our event sponsors: Pacific RC Jets, Kingtech USA, BVM Jets, Boomerang RC, and Esprit Tech. Please support those companies that support our hobby!

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Tiger Meet 2017 is next week! Check out this early fall SC jet flying weather that is forecasted!

https://weather.com/weather/tenday/l/USSC0183:1:US

If you're on the fence, come join the fun!

Jamie
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Lodi is in 9 days!

https://www.rcflightdeck.com/event.cfm?id=7740
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Feb 16th - 2017 Jet Jam - Coachella CA www.cvrcclub.com
March 15th - 18th 2017 - Florida Jets Florida Jets
March 16th - 19th 2017 - Tucson Jet Rally, Site: TIMPA (Tucson International ModelPlex Park) Tucson, AZ www.timpa.org
March 30th - April 1st 2017 - Jets Over Houston @ Bomber Field Robert Bernal 281-793-9433, lb.bernal@comcast.net
March 31st - April 2nd 2017 - Carolina Jet Fest, Flying Tigers RC Club, Scranton SC www.flyingtigersrc.com
April 8th - 9th 2017 High Sierra Jets desertlakesflying@yahoo.com
April 20th – 22th 2017 - Mississippi Afterburner Contact Vernon Montgomery @ 601-955-3826 or Dennis Lott @ 601-951-9501 Mississippi Jets - Mississippi Afterburner Jet Rally
May 3rd - May 7th 2017 - Top Gun Top Gun
May 13th - 20th 2017 - Joe Nall Week Giant Scale Fly-in Triple Tree Aerodrome South Carolina StartLogic
May 11th -13th 2017 - Texas Jets www.mtpleasantrc.com
May 19th- 21st 2017 Dixie Jets St George, Utah, overnight camping not allowed, CD Kent Nogy event--kentnogy@concentric.net or Dan Johnson-- dksajohnson@msn.com
May 24th - 28th 2017 - "First in Flight" Jet Rally Wilson Industrial Air Park Wilson, NC 2 miles off I-95! http://www.airnav.com/airport/W03 Contact: CD Larry Lewis 919-215-3946 rclarry@aol.com
June 9,10 & 11th 2017 Virginia Jets Jetogether Virginia Jets "Jetogether" June 9.10.11
June 8, 9 & 10th 2017 West MI Jet Rally, Baldwin Michigan http://www.lcmfa.com/home/west-michigan-jet-ral
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June 15th - 16th 2017 Phelan RC Flying club Ottawa CA
June 17th 2017 - Ottawa Valley Jets event at the Carp Airport, Ottawa CA
June 15th - 18th 2017 - EDF Jet Jam Home
June 19th - 25th 2017 - Winamac Jets over the heartland jet meet redelman17@gmail.com
June 23rd - 25th 2017- Summer Edition of OC-Turbo Fest Titusville Airport Titusville, PA e-mail jacknbets@aol.com
June 23rd and 24th 2017 West Texas Jet Rally" Lubbock TX
July 9th – 16th 2017 - Jets Over Kentucky Week email: lewisthegeneral@hotmail.com
July 21-23 2017 Wingham Jets, Wingham Ontario Canada. Early arrivals welcome.
July 14th - 16th - 2017 - Highland Jets in Frankfort, NY www.mvfirebirds.com
, Art ARRO, 315-865-4990, arrokats@twcny.rr.com.
August 10, 11 & 12th 2017 Michigan Jet Pilot's Boondoggle, Baldwin MI.
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(Revised) August 25th - 26th 2017: (Almost) End of Summer Fun Fly at Titusville PA
August 24th - 27th 2017 - AMA Foundation Jet rally Ottumwa, IA
September 1st - 3rd 2017 D.O.G.S. Airshow at the Wright-Patterson Air Force base Dayton, OH
September 7th – 9th 2017 - Greater SW Jet Rally- Waco TX www.hotmac.org Larry Garrett 254-717-7929 garrettlarryd@aol.com ; Bob Covish 512-680-2509 bcovish@sbcglobal.net
September 7th - 10th 2017 12th Annual RT 66 Jets, Litchfield Municipal Airport, Litchfield, IL, Jerry Crow, CD, Ron Colbert Asst. CD http://www.litchfieldil.com/airport/route66jets.htm
September 14th -17th 2017:Fall Jet Classic, New Albany, IN. www.aeromodelers.org
September 27th - Oct 1st - 2017 - Super Jets South, Gay Georgia www.georgiajets.org
September 29th October 1st- 2017 3rd Annual Thunder Valley Jet Rally at AMOS, Lincoln, CA, Randy Sizemore CD 916-804-4250
October 6th - 7th - 2017 - Fall Edition of OC-Turbo Fest Titusville Airport Titusville, PA e-mail jacknbets@aol.com
October 11th - 15th 2017, BEST IN THE WEST JET RALLY Buttonwillow, CA, www.bestinthewestjetrally.com, 310-350-1320
October 19-22nd 2017 - Tiger Meet 2017 in Scranton South Carolina
November 10th -11th 2017 - WINGGATE VETERANS DAY APPRECIATION Fly IN, South Grand Lakes Regional Airport. southgrandlakeairport.com, Ketchum, OK

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Red Flag is NOT Nov 1-5th, its in March 2018 with Florida Jets.
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Thanks RCI for the add.

WINGGATE Update....Looks like we will have many spectators this year and over 250 school kids that will be on a tight leash. hahahaa

Please Pre-REGISTER via paypal as this will help with Friday night dinner planning. Pre-Registration is very much appreciated!

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WINGGATE UPDATE

Girlfriends of the airport will be hosting a full bar for the hangar happy hour and dinner Friday night!
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WINGGATE.....MORE good news.
Coffee and doughnuts has been upgraded to a food truck that will have a full breakfast menu and lunch menu. For example breakfast burrito, biscuit with home made gravy, ect.....

The Friday night dinner will now also be serving dessert for those with a sweet tooth!

Event Shirts are done. I have XL and XXL......IF YOU NEED A DIFFERENT SIZE please call me as soon as possible. I will be getting special request sizes printed Thursday. Please let me know before Thursday morning. Thanks.

The airport will be open all week if you want to drop your trailer early or setup RV. Any questions call Jason 918-853-6805

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