Westport NY RC Fly-in

I recently attended the giant scale RC event in Westport NY. Usually held around July 4th weekend each year. The event draws a crowd of giant scale RC pilots from all over New England. I used to go every year until they stopped holding the events a number of years ago. Recently, they have re-started the event and are building their attendance each year.

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Camp setup for the event. Last airplane still needs to be tucked into the trailer for the night

It is by far the best flying field in New England that I have visited, and Ive visited many. The runway is over 2,000′ long, nice and wide, and surrounded by wide open fields. The runway is very well maintained, smooth, and covered with a nice carpet of grass. It doesn’t get much better.

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(drone image)

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This setup of the van and trailer works well for a RC flying event.

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