Rock Valley R/C Flyers Club

An AMA Gold Leader Club

The Official Website of the Premier Aeromodeling Club in Northern Illinois                                                                                                                                           AMA Club #828



GPS N 42.30355

                                         W 89.18263

About Us

Welcome to our website! The Rock Valley R/C Flyers Club has been in existence since 1972 and promotes the remote control aircraft hobby in all its aspects -  Helicopters, Gliders, Micro Indoor Flyers, Park Flyers to Giant Scale - Electric, Glow and Gas! Our club is chartered with the Academy Of Model Aeronautics (AMA) and is a certified "Gold Leader Club".  Join us at our club meetings the flying field or come out to the field. There is no charge for spectators, and you are always welcome. Flying occurs almost everyday weather permitting.

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To become a member:

   Park District Fees              2018

       Non-Resident                    $45

       Resident                           $40

       Family (up to 3)                $85

              Additional Family        $25 per member

       Youth (12-18)                   $35

       Youth (0-11)                     free

       Non Flyer                          $35

    1. Become a member of the Academy Of Model Aeronautics (AMA). (Not required

         if choosing a non-flying membership).

    2. Download the Rockford Park District Flying Field Application, fill it
        out, then bring both the Park District form and the AMA card (or email receipt from the
        AMA) to one of the Rockford Park District's Satellite Offices (not the Main
        Office anymore) to file the form and pay the fee .
    3. Complete the club membership form below, bring the Park District paid permit, AMA card
        (or online receipt for AMA) to a meeting.  Bring a digital photo of your lovely visage
        (face), or email it to membership.  You may also forward the email receipt from the
        AMA to our membership director. If you have a scanner, email the Park District receipt,
        copy of your AMA card or receipt to our membership director.


      Our Membership Director, Ed Scherer, will set you up with an ID card and combination to the gate lock to the field!

Then, let's go fly!!!