If you pre-pay your Pilot's Registration, you have the option to also purchase an extra ticket for the Pilot's Banquet on Saturday

(Extra tickets will also be available at the event for the same $15 price)

1.  Only 2.4 GHz radio systems will be allowed for the event. 

2.  AMA or MAAC membership, in good standing, is a requirement to fly during the event.  By submitting your registration you acknowledge and agree that you understand and will comply with the AMA Safety Code and Flying Site Procedures.


3. As the "Pilot in Command" you are accepting responsibility for the aircraft, payload, and all events that occur during the course of the flight. You must always exercise sound judgment and decision-making, recognize and manage risks effectively, and maintain situational awareness.

4.  The RC event shall include military and classic civilian aircraft with a minimum wingspan dimension of 80 inches for monoplanes and 60 inches for bi-planes.  Jets to be a minimum of 140" combined length + wing span.  More clearly defined as:


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AMA Safety Code 

2020 Pilot Registration

  • Military aircraft can be a reasonable and authentic representation of the full scale plane from any military branch during any era where the aircraft has been placed into service.  Examples include:  P51, FokkerDR1, C-47, BF-109, F4F Wildcats, F-100, and A1 Skyraider, etc.  

  •  The civilian equivalent of these military aircraft will also be permitted.  For instance, the DC-3, Super Constellation, and WWII aircraft with Reno type paint schemes such as Dago Red and Rare Bare.  Model aircraft such as the Sig LT4 or the Ugly Stick with military markings will not be permitted.

  • Civilian aircraft to be included are the reasonable and authentic representation of the full scale planes manufactured and in service prior to 1969.  Examples are:  Piper Cub, Tri-Pacer, Cessna 180, Cessna Skyhawk, etc.  Sport jets such as the Kingcat, Kangaroo, and Electras will not be permitted.

  •  The above descriptions are meant as guidelines and are not all inclusive.  The decision as to an aircraft’s acceptability will be the sole judgment of the event organizers.  If you have an aircraft that is not clearly described in the above please contact us for a clarification.

Flying Site Procedures 

Registration & On-site Payment - $45

Prepaid Registration Plus Extra Pilot Banquet Ticket - $60

​Registration includes all 3 days of flying, Pilot's Banquet on Saturday, plus open flying at the Fox Valley Aero Club Field on Sunday (non-controlled)

Please register below.  Once registered, you will be redirected to the payment page.  You are encouraged to pay now, however payment will also be accepted at the event.