Welcome to the Soo Modellers Website!

 
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Club meeting tomorrow - Thursday

7:00pm - Bushplane Centre
 
A representative from the upcoming Fringe North festival (Aug 10-20) will be in attendance to discuss possible participation by the club. This is also our monthly Show and Tell session - so bring your questions, solutions, and latest project!
 
Members: Click on the cap (right) for the latest Minutes of Meeting (Feb 9).
 

 
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Indoor flying - Friday Feb 24th

 
Our next session at Grandview Public School will be Friday, February 24th - 5pm to 8pm, with coffee at Timmy's afterwards, 'natch!.
 
All indoor flyers and spectators are welcome!
 
For anyone interested in R/C flying models, here's your chance to come and join in the fun!
 
Click on the micro flyers seen last Friday (Feb 17) for the latest photos in the INDOOR menu (above).
 

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Why is this young fellow smiling?

 
He is enjoying Family Day with the Soo Modellers at the Bushplane Centre on Feb 20th. Click on this future pilot to see more photos in the PICS menu (above).
 
Coming Soon:
 
Civic Centre Display - March 4th - 31st
Mall Show - Saturday April 1st
 

(photo by Peter Smith)


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Draw the curtains & dim the lights...

It's movie time!

 
The first of Doc's vintage 8mm "home movies" from the 1970s have now been uploaded! Click on the line-up of pattern ships as seen at the UGLY Meet in 1975 for our latest addition to the FLICS menu (above).
 
 

(photo by Dr. Nino Campana)


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Frozen Finger Fun Fly

Saturday March 25th - 11AM 'till we're cold
 
We have received permission from the city to use Strathclair Sports Fields (our old flying site) for this event.
 
First place: Coffee and a donut (as decided by an impartial jury - the President and VP :-) See you there!
 

 
Welcome to the online home of the Soo Modellers RC Model Airplane Club. Our club members enjoy the challenges and rewards of all types of Radio Controlled Flying Models. We fly outdoors in the summertime, indoors during winter, and always welcome new members!
 
Our club was established in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada in the early 1940's as you will learn in Doc's brilliant History of Aeromodelling in Sault Ste. Marie included in the HISTORY section (above). There are many other gems here from days gone by, including scanned images from dusty old photo albums and reprints from newsletters of the past.
 
The main menu (above) also provides information about our FLYING SITE which is suitable for both land and water based operations. The INDOOR menu includes info, updates, and photos taken indoors in the gym during wintertime. The PICS menu features photos and reports of summertime flying, and the best of the Soo Modellers videos are found in the VIDEOS menu. The MEMBERSHIP menu provides useful information about the club for both members and visitors alike.
 
The bulletins and photos above include links to the latest updates in the main menu - and usually stick around for a few weeks...
 
The side menu on the left - Heard at the Hangar is updated weekly and includes everything from the calendar of events to the current wind speed, and several other items of interest
 
We hope you enjoy the site - and we always welcome your questions, comments, and contributions. Contact us!
 
Your friendly neighborhood webmaster,
 
Christian Moes
MAAC #7077