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Jul 04, 2012, 01:52 PM
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Russ,

Any new news on the Sept 9th B-25 Opening and Rc demo. We should start discussing the times. Also Griffing airport is moving over there. We need to make sure all is clear and that they are aware of the closing.
The hail storm damage has had me running in circles. I'll try to nail down the airport this week.
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Jul 04, 2012, 01:55 PM
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Lost heli


Hi guys

Somewhere out in "No Man's Land" is my heli. It lost signal while I was on base-leg. I've attached an aerial photo where it may be (ignore the star). If you see it, let me know.

Thanks,
Russ
Jul 05, 2012, 06:51 AM
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Hi guys

Somewhere out in "No Man's Land" is my heli. It lost signal while I was on base-leg. I've attached an aerial photo where it may be (ignore the star). If you see it, let me know.

Thanks,
Russ
you lost your heli out there??????????
Jul 05, 2012, 09:16 PM
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you lost your heli out there??????????
Yeah. I flew all day with no problems. I was on my last battery, turned from downwind onto base-leg and the heli stopped responding to my commands. It just kept flying east. Who knows where it is.
Jul 09, 2012, 02:54 PM
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Port Clinton RC Event Invitation


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Russ,

Any new news on the Sept 9th B-25 Opening and Rc demo. We should start discussing the times. Also Griffing airport is moving over there. We need to make sure all is clear and that they are aware of the closing.
Confirmed! September 9th is a go for Port Clinton, Ottawa County Airport RC Event! This is part of the airport's expanding efforts to promote general aviation along with the opening of the new museum.

I'll get more details on times, etcetera. Let me know what you need. The airport will be closed a half-day for our event. The more, the merrier!
Jul 11, 2012, 02:41 PM
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Special Thanks!


'Special Thanks' go out to Bucky, Ray, Doug, and a very kind mystery person, all whom have helped me to search for my heli and make sure something doesn't 'eat me' out there. After 10+ hours on the ground and aerial views, still no heli. That is one thick place!
Jul 15, 2012, 04:16 PM
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Helicopter Found!


Thank you EVERYONE who made a gallant effort to help me find my helicopter! It was much farther away than I suspected. Fortunately, it suffered only minimal mechanical damage.
Aug 04, 2012, 08:54 PM
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Sept 9th Huriot Flying Event at Port Clinton Airport


We're putting the final details together this week. Looks like a 10a-4pm static display inside the new museum with flying from 1 to 3pm. Everyone in the club is welcome to fly! Just let Bucky know that you want to fly so that he can get you a slot.
Aug 12, 2012, 10:00 PM
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Great Sunday To Fly!


If you didn't fly today, you missed a gorgeous day!

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Aug 24, 2012, 08:12 PM
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Exciting news! We will also have the 11.5 ft Henry Ford Tri-Motor RC model at the Fun Fly! Plus, pilots from other clubs are calling and wanting to participate. Looks like we will have some turbine jets there too!

Sunday Sept 9th
Liberty Aviation Museum
Port Clinton, Ohio

http://www.facebook.com/TheHuriotRcSportFlyers
http://www.huriottrc.com/
https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show....php?t=1459108
Aug 24, 2012, 08:16 PM
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HISTORIC RC FUN FLY September 9th
Liberty Aviation Museum, Erie Ottawa Regional Airport
Port Clinton, Ohio

10:00-4:00 Static Displays & Attractions
• B-25 restored WWII airplane
• Henry Ford Tri-Motor restoration in progress
• PhoenixRC Flight Simulator on the big screen for the public to try
• Historic educational movies ongoing
• NASA Education booth
• Huriot RC Sport Flyers Club booth
• NASA First Person Video project booth
• NASA Robotics demo/display
• Free Gliders for the kids
• 200th Red Horse Squadron booth
• US Marine Corp Honor Guard
• Two Brothers RC Review (tentative) booth
• Cival Air Patrol (tentative) J3 Cub display
• Don Heinzerling's 11ft Henry Ford Tri-Motor RC replica

12:45 National Anthem & Marine Corps Hymn
• US Marine Corps League 21 gun salute to the B-25

1:00 - 4:00
Sport \Aerobatic Aircraft Flight Demo Gas\Nitro\Electric
• Grover Riter – Extra 260 with Smoke
• Don Purdue – Electric AJ Slick
• Bill Turton – 60 size Sportster
• Jim Billingsley – 111cc MX-2 Aerobatics

Helicopter Demo
• Russ Griffin – Align T-Rex 600 EFL \ Basics of Helicopter Flight
• Ryan Robinson – Gaui X5 Heli \ Aerobatic Flight

Civilian Aircraft Demo Gas\Nitro\Electric
• Tim Manuella – ¼ Scale Piper Cub
• Chris Guss - Cessna 350 Corvalis
• John Byrne – Sig Kadet

WWII Demo Gas\Nitro\Electric
• Marc Daniels – ¼ Scale L-4 Grasshopper
• Brian Dee – 1/7 Scale P-51D Mustang Ferocious Frankie with Rolls Royce Merlin Engine Sound System

RC Airplane “Candy Drop” for the kids
• Bucky – Senior Telemaster

..and more signing up each day! Stay tuned!
Aug 25, 2012, 10:37 PM
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Here is the full unoffical list! YEA

1245 National Anthem & Marine Corps Hymn

US Marine Corps League 21 gun salute. Salute to the B-25


100 Sport \Aerobatic Aircraft Flight Demo Gas\Nitro\Electric
 
Grover Ritter – Extra 260 with Smoke
 
Don Purdue – Electric AJ Slick
 

120 Jet Turbine Aircraft

Nick Yuhasz – J-10\EuroSport

 
130 Helicopter Demo
 
Christopher Dan – Speed Demon German Henseiliet TDR High Speed
  

140 Civilian Aircraft Demo Gas\Nitro\Electric

Tim Manuella – ¼ Scale Piper Cub
  
Chris Guss - Cessna 350 Corvalis
 

200  Sport \Aerobatic Aircraft Flight Demo Gas\Nitro\Electric

Bill Turton – 60 size Sportster
 
Ray Ozmun - Fontana


WWII Demo Gas\Nitro

Marc Daniels – ¼ Scale L-4 Grasshopper


230 Civilian Aircraft Demo Gas\Nitro\Electric

John Byrne – Sig Kadet

240 Helicopter Demo

Ryan Robinson – Gaui X5 Heli \ Aerobatic

250 Jet Turbine Aircraft

Gary Szetlak - Panther \Flash

300 Sport \Aerobatic Aircraft Flight Demo Gas\Nitro\Electric

Jim Billingsley – MX-2

310 Civilian Aircraft Demo Gas\Nitro\Electric

Don Heinzerling – 11’ Ford Tri-motor Flown by Mike Barbee

320 Helicopter Demo

Russ Griffin - Allign T-REX 600

Christopher Dan - Whiplash 700 Nitro with OS 105

340 WWII Demo Electric
  
Brian Dee – 1/7 Scale P-51D Mustang Ferocious Frankie with Rolls Royce Merlin Engine Sound

355 Candy Drop
 
Bucky – Senior Telemaster
Sep 09, 2012, 07:29 PM
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Historic Fun Fly


A HUGE success! Hundreds of people attended! Dozens of pilots put on a spectacular show! We raised hundreds of dollars for the museum!

Thanks to everyone who attended, flew, volunteered, and helped to make this a successful event. I'm glad that I took pictures before the event started. I was too busy once the first plane took off!
Sep 10, 2012, 10:42 AM
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A HUGE success! Hundreds of people attended! Dozens of pilots put on a spectacular show! We raised hundreds of dollars for the museum!

Thanks to everyone who attended, flew, volunteered, and helped to make this a successful event. I'm glad that I took pictures before the event started. I was too busy once the first plane took off!
All I can say is WOW!!!
Sep 10, 2012, 08:11 PM
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Some great pictures of the Event

https://skydrive.live.com/?cid=7ecb6...470B77AA%21395


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