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Old 07-21-12, 06:59 AM
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Originally Posted by Wulf View Post
There is a model airplane facility in Trabuco Canyon but I dont know how desirable it is.
When I was flying, I was competing in 2meter precision aerobatics contests. Ideally it would have a six hundred foot runway running east west, with pilot stations facing north, an overfly area four hundred feet north of the runway and eight hundred feet to either side.

I have GoogleEarthed the Trabuco site, and it is O.K., but there is a no-fly zone about five hundred feet to the left. Ironically, the club that maintained the Mile Square site, and lost the fight in the courts to save it, now manages the pitiful site at "great" park, where you cannot fly in the afternoons due to sun angle, cannot fly anything gas or nitro powered (electric toys only), and have to watch for that damned balloon.
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