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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:

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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? Browse our handy list on the right side of the page, or click Events at the top of the page for a calendar-style view.

We also have an extensive downloads library available. Newsletters, Club Information, Event Flyers, and other info can be found by clicking Downloads at the top of the page.