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Old Mar 22, 2007, 01:19 AM
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LMRA Aeromodelers 5th Indoor RC Float Fly-May 5, 2007, Keller, Texas, near Fort Worth


Dear Floatplane Fans,

We are cancelling this event due to lack of interest and scheduling conflicts. We did not get an indication that there would be enough pilots to justify the large expense of renting the pool facility and hopefully we will reschedule this event again in the future.

Richard Ng




The Lockheed/Martin Recreational Association (LMRA) Aeromodelers will hold their 5th Indoor RC Float Fly on Saturday May 5, 2007 from 2:00pm-7:00pm at the Keller ISD Natatorium pool, 1000 Bear Creek Parkway, Keller, Texas 76248. It is on the NE corner of Rufe Snow and Bear Creek Parkway in Keller, which is NE of Fort Worth.

The models will be electric powered and will safely fly indoors at speeds of less than 15 mph. Their maximum weight is 16 ounces with a maximum wingspan of 72 inches. Construction materials consist of carbon fiber, balsa, foam, cloth, paper and fiberglass.

Flying will be under AMA guidelines and all fliers will be required to be current AMA members. Pilotís landing fee is $10 and spectators fee is $1 which includes a raffle ticket for a model plane. All fees will be given to the Waterproofing of Children Program sponsored by the American Red Cross.

For information please contact Ed Couch at 817-777-6478 or Tom Blakeney at 817-777-1241.

May 5th is not far away so get those floatplanes ready soon.

Richard Ng
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Old Mar 27, 2007, 12:20 PM
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39 Days to get those planes built to splash.


May 5th will be here before you know it. Get building.
Old Mar 28, 2007, 07:56 AM
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I already have a handfull ready. Look forward to it.

Hey Gary, what about yourself? Can you make it?

ed
Old Mar 28, 2007, 09:22 AM
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I am bummed...I will be in DC that Saturday.
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Old Mar 29, 2007, 08:36 AM
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Old Mar 29, 2007, 07:21 PM
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I probably won't be able to make it.
Old Mar 30, 2007, 08:00 AM
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Gary, I hate to hear that but glad to see the tornadoes didn't get ya last week. See ya when you can come this way.

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Old Apr 04, 2007, 04:59 PM
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Picoo Z with floats.
Old Apr 04, 2007, 05:43 PM
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Bring it on and have a ball.

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Old Apr 05, 2007, 01:44 PM
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When is the Weatherford outdoor float fly this year?

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Old Apr 06, 2007, 10:37 AM
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Mike,

The WAMS Spring Float-Fly is May 20 and there is a listing for it here: http://www.ama-dist-8.org/Calendar/index.php Go to May and it is the fourth entry from the bottom.

Richard
Old Apr 06, 2007, 10:39 AM
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28 Days Left to get those float planes built.
Old Apr 07, 2007, 11:18 PM
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No Can Do. The Supreme Commandress says we are going to our 40th HS class reunioin in San Antonio that weekend.

What have you guys got planned for August 4th? Want to come down to Llano for an outdoor float fly? Take a look:

http://www.zuel.com/highland_lakes_f...ut-3-14-07.pdf

We fly electrics off this site all the time. Hope to see you soon.

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Old Apr 14, 2007, 11:36 AM
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19 days left to get those floatplanes, flying boats, and ekranoplans built for the Float Fly.
Old Apr 16, 2007, 10:16 AM
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Folks

The count down continues toward the Indoor Float Fly at the cement pond in Keller. For all you folks in the DFW area please sound off if you are going to be able to make it. Its a busy time of the year for many folks but I hope to see a good crowd both in the stands and on the pond. It has always been a blast and all the entry fees and raffle money collected is given to the Keller Natatorium and the Red Cross for the waterproofing of children. We have been lucky in that we have been able to turn over 800 + dollars to help the children. For the electric boaters amongst us, you are always welcome as well. Please come if you can and lets have a ball. ed


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