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R C Bees of Santa Cruz County, Inc.
|General Agency Information|
|Name:||R C Bees of Santa Cruz County, Inc.|
|Alternate Name(s):||Radio Control Bees of Santa Cruz County, Inc.|
Santa Cruz County RC Bees
|Address:||P.O. Box 1654|
Aptos, CA 95001-1654
|Description:||Santa Cruz County's premiere radio control model club, AMA Charter #144
The RC Bees of Santa Cruz County, Inc. consists of people who enjoy participating in the sport of Radio Control flying and modeling. The RC Bees (Club) has been in existence in Santa Cruz county for over 35 years. Members range in age from 9 to 90 years old. The Club is chartered and insured by the Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) and abides by AMA rules and regulations. Each Club member is required to join the AMA and follow the Club and AMA rules and regulations which are posted at the flying site. The club can provide instruction and assistance to new flyers in building and flying their models.
Days and hours of operation:
Flying site consists of an asphalt runway, pilot stations with safety netting, storage shed and portable toilet facility. The site is open during daylight hours 7 days a week. Most activity occurs between 8am to noon Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays.
FEES: One time initiation fee $50.00; $64.00 annually. One time initiation fee $10.00; $32.00 annually for 18 and under. New flyers may fly as a guest for free. Must be a AMA member.
AREAS SERVED: Santa Cruz, Santa Clara, San Benito and Monterey Counties. Out of area flyers can also fly as guests. Out of area AMA flyers can also fly as guests.
FUNDING SOURCE: Dues and Field Fee.
|Meetings:||3rd Thursday at 7:30pm at the EAA hangar at Watsonville Airport.
|Publications:||Online Monthly Newsletter|
|Languages other than English:||None|
|Accommodations for Disabled:||Parking & Wheelchair Access|
|Public Transportation:||Available Within Four Blocks|
|Eligibility:||Open to those who share an interest|
|Fees:||See Description Notes|
|Areas Served:||See Description Notes|
|Physical Location:||Not Applicable|
|Funding Source:||See Description Notes|
Radio Controlled Hobbyist Clubs
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|This record last modified September 2, 2014|