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Helis Over Delaware 2013

Make your way over to the 9th Annual Helis Over Delaware.


Do you live near or plan to be near Lum’s Pond State Park in Kirkwood, Delaware? Maybe you are looking for something to do this weekend that the whole family can enjoy? Make your way over to the 9th Annual Helis Over Delaware. Continue through for the details.

Heli’s over Delaware Fun-Fly: Date: August 16-18th 2013

The Delaware R/C Club is proud to host the 9th Annual “Helis Over Delaware” helicopter fun fly on Friday August 16, 2013 to Sunday August 18, 2013 at the Delaware R/C Club Flying Site located in the beautiful Lums Pond State Park, Kirkwood, Delaware.

A landing fee of $35 will be charged for pilots. This fee will cover your vehicle State Park entrance fee, and include a ticket in the pilots-only raffle. Event t-shirts will be provided as part of registration to the first 100 pilots. Additional fees will be required for overnight camping. All fees will be collected upon arrival when registration is open. There is no pre-registration. A portion of this year’s event will be donated to the Susan B. Komen foundation.

The Saturday night BBQ dinner provided by the local Boy Scout troop will be held at 5PM. Tickets for the dinner will cost $15 with all proceeds going to the Boy Scouts.

Flying Site is located in Lum’s Pond State Park – R/C Flying Field Entrance – Route 71, Kirkwood Delaware. From I-95 in Delaware take Exit 1 to RT-896 South, go 6.2 miles to RT-71, make a left. Flying Site is 1/3 mile on left. Google maps shows the entrance to the field at 3901-3973 Red Lion Rd, Bear, DE 19701 Click Here for Google Map and directions


  • Pete Campbell
  • Darrick Checkas (With amazing night flight)
  • Art Hughes
  • Matt Graham (haha he won’t see this until it’s too late)
  • Wesley Griffith
  • Roman Pirozek
  • Dave Williams
  • and more

Raffle and event sponsors:

The main pilot raffle is a T-Rex 600 DFC PRO super combo kit donated by Align!

A big thank you to all of our event sponsors!

  • Align
  • AssuranceRC
  • AmainHobbies
  • ByronFuels
  • EagleTree Systems
  • HeliDirect
  • HeliWholesaler
  • PerfectRegulators
  • ProgressiveRC
  • ReadyHeli
  • Ron’s HeliProz South
  • ScorpionMotors
  • ThunderPowerRC


  • Anyone want to do an auto-rotation contest?
  • Sat evening:
  • Smack down – Vegetation Challenge
Yup, it is going to happen again! We will be organizing a showing of talent that will let us see the limits. The limit of the ground and other objects mostly.

Night Fly

Construction lights, music and FUN. Something about those lights causes strange behavior in flying things. I’ve heard it has to do with the frequency of the lights. We will see…

For more information check out our site Delaware R/C.

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Sep 06, 2013, 02:20 AM
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RIP Roman!!

Sep 06, 2013, 02:20 AM
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RIP Roman!!

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