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Welcome to the York County Flyers!

The York County Flyers are a group of like minded Carolinians devoted to promoting interest in building and flying radio controlled model aircraft.  We are an AMA (Academy of Model Aeronautics) sanctioned model aircraft club located in York, SC.  Our club boasts the largest membership of any AMA club in the Metrolina area with over 120 active members engaged in all aspects of the hobby.

Current News or Up Coming Events

Congratulation to the new 2018 Officers.

2018 YCF Officers Effective 3-1-2018:

President - Greg Blackwell

VP - Robert Russell

Treasure - Doug Spirrell

Secretary - Ty Newberry

Officer at Large - Gerald Desmarattes


Big Thank you to the outgoing Officers:

Ed Talhame

Tom Cudney

Devin Henderson

Are you getting ready for warmer weather?  Check the Events listing page as many clubs are starting to schedule events for this spring and summer.

If you know of an upcoming RC event and would like to get it on our Events list page, send me an email at, jnew2916@att.net with the event details and I'll get it listed on our Events Page.

Be aware that the FAA has reinstated the UAS registration requirement.  Here is some information from AMA about this; FAA Registration Reinstated, or the AMA Blog.  To go directly to the FAA for information about this and/or to Register, follow the links on the lower left of this page.

More information about new restrictions from the FAA about Drones over DOE Facilities.

Work is being performed on Langrum Branch Road, so please be aware there may be temporary closures from either end.

Greg Blackwell has received AMA Sanction Approval for the 2018 Big Bird Fly-In scheduled for June 23, 2018, more information will be forthcoming, so please check back.

Pictures from the Fallen Eagle Fly In

The Big Check to Hospice for $2,575.
Testing out the Simulators.......See, I can fly with no hands.......
Brent out bid himself to win the Stainless steel fire pit.
One of the winners for the Twisted Hobbys certificates.
Couple of the winners for the Atlanta Hobby certificates.
Winner of the Dromida Vista drone.
Winner of the 52" Extra 300-EXP donated by Extreme Flight.
Draw my number.......... I'm a winner....................
Number.............
Raffle prizes every where.....
This ticket better win......
Greg this better be the winning ticket.....
Raffle Winners!!!
Raffle Winners!!!
Winner of the Sig 4-Star donated by Dymond USA.
Winner of the Sig 4-Star donated by Dymond USA.
Winner of the DX9 Pilots prize from Horizon.
Winner of the DX9 Pilots prize from Horizon.
And the Winner is......
Oooooohhh that was some good BBQ, Thank you Brent!!!
Oooooohhh that was some good BBQ, Thank you Brent!!! And don't forget the Slaw, Beans and Cookies.....
I'll take a picture of you if you take a picture of me.....
Just one more....
Dr. Mike with the Make and take gliders.

Do you have any pictures of the guys at the field or events? Please email them to Ty Newberry jtnewberry5@att.net.

If you can't make it to a Fly In, or just want to donate to the club, well now you can. All Donations will go to the club's general fund.
Goal: $1,000.00
Collected: $200.00
20%
We suggest that You Visit AMA's UAS Update page to get answers and see how the rules and regulations will affect you and what the rules are for our aircraft.
AMA  Know Before You Fly


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 York County Flyers, Inc

 P. O. Box 4556 

 Rock Hill, SC  29732

Field location

240 Langrum Branch Rd

York,  SC. 29745

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