About us

“About Us” contains the most information about the club. The information is divided into separate main categories; At The Field, Weather Reports, At the Meeting, Our History, Item For Sale, From The Work Shop. Within each main categories there are sub-categories that contain related information.



AT THE FIELD:

RCCD Field Rules

AMA Rules

Flying Field Hours of Operation

Spectators

Free – INTRODUCTORY FLIGHT PROGRAM

Student Pilots

Pilot_Training

Flight Instructors –see 2018/9 INSTRUCTORS LIST as of 1-4-19 in “Contact”

Relocate Start up Tables video


FIELD PROGRESS CONDITIONS as experienced by the grass cutting team…..open the links below

6-25-19 update:  added the eighth grass cutting info.      6-25-19 update


6-19-18 update:  added 6-18-19 field condition after the seventh grass cutting in spite  of the wet soil conditions.

6-19-19 update


 6-13-19 update grass cutting team

6-10-19  update  The Great Lakes Warbirds & Scale Event Fly-in is officially canceled.

6-6-19 update #2 FIELD MOWING AND FIELD CLEAN-UP SCHEDULE

6-6-19 update field mowing update

6-6-19 update FIELD MOWING AND FIELD CLEAN-UP SCHEDULE 6-6-19

5-30-19 update cancellation notice of the   2019 wow event cancellation

5-28-19 update grass cutting progress notice

5-24-19 update: Grass Cutting Progress

5-22-19:     update Grass Cutting Progress

5-19-19  update:    Added that the Field Prep and Clean-up was held on Saturday 5-18-19 @ 8:00 am as rescheduled-RAIN OR SHINE.  For further info See “Calendar” and scroll down to and open 5-18-19 and the event page will open.

5-13-19 Update:  Went to the field to install the new combination locks

5-6-19 update:

RAIN RAIN  GO AWAY

The Cold and Blustery RCCD Flying Field on March 5, 2019

Grass Cutting 3-8-19

Grass Cutting (2) 3-8-19

Grass Cutting (3) 3-8-19


 

WEATHER REPORTS:

WEATHER UNDERGROUND

MT CLEMENS MI AVIATION WEATHER REPORT

WIND DIRECTION AND SPEED REPORT


AT THE MEETINGS:

RCCD Constitution and Bylaws Final 5-6-10

RCCDMEMBERSHIP DUES 1-2-19

RCCD MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION FORM 2019


OUR HISTORY:

Open the two links below to view the  latest history of the RCCD Club as of 7-4-19

RCCD History open office writer revised 7-4-19

Club Officer History to 2018

 

Picture provided by Ernie Kratzet 1954 at Selfridge Air Base

Note: The old website address is    www.rccd.org/old    (just open this link to view the old website)

The old club website is still available as a “historical  reference only” and will not be updated. 


ITEMS FOR SALE:

Items for Sale


FROM THE WORK SHOP: 

TIPS AND HINTS…….under construction, updating software……note, tips and hints is still active on the old website


 

CLUB PROJECT PLANES:


NIEUPORT 11-17 (2018/2019 CLUB PROJECT PLANE)

in process

in process


STICK 2 IT (2015 CLUB PROJECT PLANE)

(A) Stick 2 it introduction write up

(B) Stick 2 it work surface preparation write up

(C) Stick 2 It tail feather construction write up

(D) Stick 2 it fuselage construction write up

(E) Stick 2 it main wing construction write up

(F) Stick 2 it Assembling the main wing to the fuselage write up

(G) Stick 2 it final assembly and finalizing the plane write up

Stick 2 It Quad Squad write up

Stick 2 It maiden flights videos