Mile High Challenge RC Pylon Race
The second Mile High Challenge RC Pylon Race was a great weekend of high speed action with planes flying ~200 MPH! There were 28 pilots from Colorado, and neighboring states racing in the 426 & Q40 class. There were over 100 races during the 2 day event. It was hard to tell who had more fun the pilots, volunteers or spectators!
Warbirds Over Denver 2017
Warbirds Over Denver – Warbirds Over Denver Great was a great weekend of flying with 68 pilots flying their beautiful Warbirds for 3 days of great weather in Colorado. This annual RC flying event celebrates and honors those who fought in the skies from the US and around the world. The event is a “fun fly” of radio-controlled military aircraft reproductions from World War I to the present. Aircraft include World War I bi-planes, World War II fighters and bombers, and 200 mph turbine-powered jet models from Desert Storm. Club members and other Warbird enthusiasts will participate and fly at the event.
Check out a great video of the event by club member Bud Glass, click here.
Meet the Jefco Aeromod’lers RC Club
The mission of the Jefco Aeromod’lers is to promote the building and flying of radio-controlled model aircraft in a safe and responsible manner, and to assist in supporting the goals and mission of the Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA). Founded in 1959, we are a chartered club of the Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA). Since its inception, the club has grown from a small group of RC enthusiasts to a diverse group of nearly 300 members. Members range in age from 11 years old to over 80 years – and includes both male and female pilots – demonstrating all levels of flying skills. Members fly models ranging from scale Warbirds to scratch built, gliders to turbine-powered, wingspans from 14” to 120”, and basic planes without landing gear to sophisticated aircraft requiring up to 10 different controls.
Thank you for visiting our website! As an Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) sanctioned club, we are proud of our club and facilities. Our nearly 300 members take pride in promoting and showcasing the hobby to the public and spectators at the field. We have a great working relationship with Chatfield State Park staff. If you are looking for a club to join, we welcome your participation. We invite you to come out to our field, chat with members, ask questions and get to know our rules and flying patterns. Be a part of our club. After all, it is your Club. Come fly with us!
September Club Meeting
Wednesday, 7pm September 6th
Alice Terry Elementary School Cafeteria
4485 S. Irving Street, Sheridan
- Two new electric start stand were built and installed at the field. They are for Electrics to arm and disarm.
- In April pre and post emergent spraying occurred at the field to help control goat heads around the runways and in the infield areas.
- The website has been refreshed with a new style and look.
- Coming soon to the website “Safety Corner”
Jeffco Aeromod’lers Weather Station
Get current weather conditions and weather history from the club weather station at the flying field. The weather station records and displays a myriad of information such as temperature, wind, wind gusts and more! The best feature is the camera, which displays a visual glimpse of the field refreshing every five minutes.