Pikes Peak Radio-Control Club 

  Colorado Springs, CO 80908 / Keep Calm and Fly On!

PPRCC President - Eric Oliver

PPRCC Vice President - Jay Cid

PPRCC Treasurer - Rod Hart

PPRCC Secretary - Keith Davis

PPRCC Newsletter Editor - Keith Davis

PPRCC Flight Instructor - Ben Woofter

PPRCC Safety Officer - Greg Moore

Next Club Meeting: Saturday 04 June 2022 / 1200 Noon at the PPRCC Airfield. Airfield maintenance Day 8:00 am!!
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District IX /  Club 179

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Established 1962

At PPRCC, we fly glow power planes, gas power planes, turbine power planes and electric power planes. Helicopters and gliders are also permitted. All small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (sUAS) must be flown direct Line-Of-Sight.

Drones and QUADs are permitted. However, they also must be flown by direct Line-of-Sight.

First-Person-View (FPV) devices, rocket firing and gliders requiring ground launching equipment are not permitted.

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The Pikes Peak RC airfield is located on Judge Orr Road, Peyton CO.  From the intersection of Hwy 24 and Judge Orr Road, adjacent to Meadow Lake Airport, drive 4 miles east on Judge Orr Road.  The airfield will be on the left.                    LAT/LONG: 38.957945 / 104.499477

The airfield has two main runways, the east runway - 600 feet long and the west runway - 540 feet long.

 

 

 

 

Before becoming a PPRCC member, you must have a current

Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) membership and highly recommend having your sUAS registered with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).  

Once you become a member, you can fly 365 days a year, 7 days a week, 24 hours a day!​

 

Visiting and guest pilots are permitted to fly, but must have a valid AMA membership card. Spectators always welcome!

See membership application under Forms & Documents.

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Do not fly south of Judge Orr Road!
Last one leaving the airfield, be sure to close and lock the gate!
  • Saturday / 04 June 2022 / Airfield Maintenance Day: Starts at 8:00 am. The airfield will be closed (Both Runways) while airfield maintenance and clean-up is in progress. The June club meeting will also take place at 1200 noon. Expect hotdogs, chips and drinks!
  • Be sure to take your FAA required TRUST (The Recreational UAS Safety Test). The direct link can be found under the "CONTACTS" tab listed above. 
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Keith Davis lead person for event.
  • Event will take place on west runway.
  • East runway will be open to non-participants.
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Jim Grigsby and Arms Chapman lead persons for event.
  • No camp fires /open fires.
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Greg Moore lead person for event.
  • AMA sanctioned. 
  • Airfield will be closed to non-participant flyers. 
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Keith Davis lead person for event.
  • Event will take place on west runway.
  • East runway will be open to non-participants.
 Visitor count / Website Established: July 25 2021