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The Big Sky Thunderbirds RC Flying Club

 

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The Big Sky Thunderbirds was founded over 55 years ago as the "Blue Mountain Aero Modelers".  The Blue Mountain Aero Modelers flying field was located in the lower Miller Creek area and was left after the acquisition of a flying site near Frenchtown.  Because of the move, a name change was deemed appropriate by the members and a contest was held to select the new name.  The Big Sky Thunderbirds won out and so the club was born.  The move from Frenchtown, after over 25 years of use, to the present site was necessary because a rock crushing operation was moved in beneath our over-fly area, safety being the main concern.


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Brand New Feature Added!!! Click on the picture above to check it out!!!

The RC Hangout is a "Facebook" like feature that I hope you will use and enjoy. You can link to video's, post pictures, Live Chat, write blogs,

and much more. Please check it out and register. At present you will have to create a seperate Username and Password for this portion of the site. I will possibly combine it

with the main site if there is enough interest.

 

 

 

2014 Events for Surrounding areas and T-Birds

Oct 2013

25 Helena ALES Contest

Nov 2013


2014-2015 Gym Flying Schedule
Times are from 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
At the National Guard Armory Gym at the Wye

October
14th
28th

November
11th
25th

December
9th
23rd

January
6th
20th

February
3rd
17th

March
3rd
17th
31st

April
14th


Big Sky Thunderbirds Present New Flag

to the Montana Army National Guard Readiness/Reserve Center

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On Thursday, June 6th, the Thunderbirds presented Sergeant Rick Brown from the Montana Army National Guard Readiness/Reserve Center with a new ten by fifteen foot American Flag for their facility.  This heavy-duty, nylon, out-door flag from Flags.com replaces the three by five foot flag authorized by the State of Montana.  On its 50-foot pole, the old flag looked too much like a postage stamp on a broom handle!

The purpose of this donation, by the Thunderbirds, was to demonstrate appreciation to the solders and staff of the armory for their generous hospitality in letting the club use their gym for in-door flying every other Wednesday evening from October through May.  Winter gym flying proved to be one of the Thunderbirds best-attended events with an average of 12 members attending each evening.

Attending the flag presentation were Chris Beaulieu, Ron Ramer, Jack Ramer, Bob Burgan, Larry Clawson, John Lundt and Duane Felstet.  Sergeant Brown expressed his profound appreciation for this gift.  He stated that we were most welcome to use their facility next fall and winter and looked forward to seeing us then.

Next time you are driving on Highway 93 North, be sure to look at the armory and its new flag.  It is a truly impressive sight!

 

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GPS Coordinates:

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Guest and Spectators Guidelines

 


Spectators are welcome at any time. Flying is allowed by members and invited guests only. All pilots MUST have AMA membership or be connected to a qualified pilot via a buddy box (Trainer System). For safety, all spectators must remain behind the pit tables.