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The Tarheel R/C Flyers is a model aircraft flying club located in Rocky Mount, NC. We currently have over 60 members and…

  • we hold at least 3 public flying events every year
  • we provide a fun and safe family environment for men and women of all ages
  • we encourage all flying types (fixed wing, rotor aircraft, gas, glow, electric, turbine, etc.)
  • Flight instruction is available at no cost (club membership required).
  • we’ve been in Eastern NC for over 40 years.
  • we’re AMA-sanctioned club who’s missions is to promote radio-controlled aviation.

Please feel free to visit us at our beautiful field, which is located in Wilson County, NC. See below for current weather conditions:

As we are gradually moving our site over to Facebook, we invite you to connect with us! Please visit our Facebook page and Follow us to keep up-to-date on activity, events, etc. Note that you do NOT need to have a Facebook account to view our page! Facebook not your thing? Head over to our Discussion Board on RCGroups and join the conversation!

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The runway is 750′ x 90′ of well-trimmed Bermuda grass. It is East-West facing, and the pilots face North. We have clear approaches on either side, and the sun is never a problem!  As a result, we have Eastern NC’s PREMIER flying site!

Looking for events? Our club’s events are listed on the right side of the page, or click Events at the top of the page for a calendar-style view. Other club events can be viewed by visiting The AMA’s Event Calendar Page or Coastalplane’s Events Page.

We also have an extensive downloads library available. Newsletters, Club Information, Event Flyers, and other info can be found by visiting our Facebook page and clicking the Downloads link in the sticky post.