June Meeting

The june meeting will be held june 18th  at the airfield in Boyce Park.  If bad weather, meeting will be moved to available pavilion at the park.

Come to the meeting enjoy some good food, flying and camaraderie.  Food usually starts around 1730 and meeting will being around 1800.  Come early and fly before having some dinner.

NOTAM/TFR Issued for Pittsburgh, PA – 6/17‏

A FAA NOTAM/TFR has been issued for the greater Pittsburgh, PA metropolitan area for Tuesday 6/17, from 11:15a until 3:45p EDT. The TFR is issued for security purposes to cover VIP movement in this area. Outdoor radio control model aircraft operations are prohibited within the 30nm circles for the specific times listed below. Control Line and Free Flight modelers should use discretion when operating within the TFR. Please note that TFRs are subject to change with very short notice. Check back often for the most current NOTAM/TFR information.

Timely alerts are also available on the web at: www.modelaircraft.org/membership/clubs/notams.aspx or on your cell phone at: Twitter.com/amagov.

See the link to the TFR below for more detailed information regarding the restrictions:

Map View of the Affected Area

View the TFR in Google Earth
(Open the KML file or download and open in Google Earth)

  • Area 1 (6/17, 11:15a – 12:30p EDT)
    (30nm radius from Latitude: 40º29’38″N, Longitude: 80º14’07″W)
  • Area 2 (6/17, 11:15a – 12:30p EDT)
    (10nm radius from Latitude: 40º29’38″N, Longitude: 80º14’07″W)
  • Area 3 (6/17, 12:00p – 3:00p EDT)
    (30nm radius from Latitude: 40º27’11″N, Longitude: 79º55’01″W)
  • Area 4 (6/17, 12:00p – 3:00p EDT)
    (10nm radius from Latitude: 40º27’11″N, Longitude: 79º55’01″W)
  • Area 5 (6/17, 2:30p – 3:45p EDT)
    (30nm radius from Latitude: 40º29’38″N, Longitude: 80º14’07″W)
  • Area 6 (6/17, 2:30p – 3:45p EDT)
    (10nm radius from Latitude: 40º29’38″N, Longitude: 80º14’07″W)

The following clubs have been identified as being affected by these restrictions. Please check the specific location of your flying site to determine if it falls within the boundary of the TFR.

Club Charter No:

1633, 887, 551, 4122, 5203, 4359, 4849, 15035, 1779, 571, 991, 548, 564, 1233, 3665, 546, 953

TFR – 4/8574

Regards

Government Relations Support Team