LARKS Newsletter Index
Issues Sorted by Date
Inaugural Issue: Sig Kadet Sr Sport, photos from Joe Nall, August Events
HobbyKing Super-G Autogyro, YouTube video and history of Autogyros
Member Spotlight- Steve Livingston, Extreme Flight Extra 300, EME-35 with electric start.
August Events, German WWII Aifcraft
Fall Fall Fun in the Sun, a Gee Bee, and September Events
October Events, LARKS Cookout, Jets, Jets Jets!
Member Spotlight on Wayne York, November Events, Club Election Results
Member Spotlight on Paul Bergstrand, Winter flying at LARKS West
New RC Review Website, FAA registration privacy, AMA registration info
FAA Registration News, Turtles and the FAA ??, and the Ripmax XCaliber
Member Spotlight on Mike Gill, Expanded coverage of the Spring Fling, RC Events from February to March 2016
Photos from Lake City, LARKS participation in public events, new prizes
Photos from Irmo Flight Demo, more info about the Spring Fling, new photos and our first YouTube video from Dave's GoPro on a Blade 350
Photos from the Spring Fling
Photos from Larks West, more photos from the Spring Fling, Downloadable Avery label files for your AMA/FAA #'s to be placed in your flying machines. Latest event news.
Another use for the Tile and Tile App *(for locating your lost aircraft). Update on the Blade 350 QX3, photos, and upcoming events.
Notification of the Fly for Scouts Benefit, Joe Nall coverage/photos, new classified ad, MIA EZ Gyro conversion, new site index
First notification of the 2016 Float Fly, F-104 Starfighter (models and history) focus. New AMA News, photos from the Scout benefit fly-in, new humor.
New Feature: Hobby Shop of the Month: Hobbytown, Columbia. Stephen Avila discussed the Lexington Technical Center, Float Fly date/place, and new humor.
Hobby Shop of the Month: CJ's in Lake City, AMA news about FPV flying, Club news, link to ACE Wing Carriers, new humor, spotlight on James Duke.
Float Fly date moved to Oct 29, spotlight on Walt Senour, flying lawnmower, Laser 200 info and Extreme Flights's Laser EXP, Hobbytown of Augusta.
Float Fly photos, DJI Phantom 4, YouTube videos taken with Phantom 4, Hobby Shop of the month Atlanta Hobby, new classified ad, humor.
Vandalism at the Field, E-flite Convergence VTOL with video, Hobby Shop of the month: Hobby Stop in Rock Hill, humor.
Charles Youngbood, flying in December, Redwing and its Slick 540 from Future Models, more Christmas humor, LARKS East flying waivers.
Possible New Field, B-17, Herb Dickerson, New Field, Humor, a Huge Fokker, February Events, Motion RC, and Club News from February Meeting.
Hallman Memorial Fly-In, News about the new field in Pelion, new humor, photos, and links of the month
Six pages of Joe Nall photos, new humor, links, photos, and plane of the month. Photos from the Hallman Memorial Fly-in.
Covering applied to the new field's runway in Pelion, photos of the Total Eclipse, Dave Warner's photos of the Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome, new plane, link, humor and photos of the month. Float fly information.
Field opening on September 16 in Pelion. Update on the Float Fly at Rawl's Point on Lake Murray. New humor, plane, and line and photo of the Ford Trimotor from Walt.
Member spotlight on Jim Fender, photos from E-Week at the Triple Tree, new plane of the month, video of take offs and landings on water, events, new humor, and info on the Float Fly.
Website is updated with new photos, video from the field, humor, new links, and coverage of the Grand Opening. Also has a new member spotlight, plane of the month, and a special photo from the last meeting.
New humor, plane or the month, link of the month, and photo (last three pertaining to the Laser 200/EXP from Extreme Flight). Member spotlight and tentative date for the Spring Float Fly. Links to two new special sites: Callie Graphics and RC Helicopter Fun.
New plane of the month, humor, info on the Pioneer Air Museum, and some photos from the Giant Scale Fly-In at Eutawville earlier in Feb.
New plane of the month, humor, info and photos on Toledo, Spring Float Fly information, Stop the Bleed Presentation, video of a B-29 restoration and flight, Tower's bankruptcy, flying drones in Charleston, and new special links.
New plane of the month, news from the AMA, video and photos from the Spring Float Fly, recap of the Stop the Bleed Presentation, video of James Duke and his jets, and a great humor video from Ron Lindler.
May was a busy month!.We have coverage of the "Wings and Wheels" in Winnsboro, Sunday at Joe Nall with photos and video slide shows, new humor, photo, and plane of the month.
Coverage of the BBQ/Fun Fly (photos and video), new humor, the links page was completely re-done, special links covering jets, link to Google Plus' RC Community, upcoming events, a new plane of the month, and a new video.
The LARKS Website has been updated for the month. Coverage of the LARKS East Fun Fly, sunrise photo of LARKS West field by Rusty, new videos from the fun fly, to include Walt smokin' up the skies, new plane of the month from Extreme Flight, new Humor, Nall in the Fall info, updated events, and links to two local hobby shops.
The LARKS Website has been updated with new events, humor, photos, links to the history of RC aircraft, information on a new product from Flex Innovations: the Aura-8, and a great video of RC military vehicles making a bridge crossing.
This month we explore the short life, death and reincarnation of Dave's 60 in Laser (humor??), new gadget of the month, photos from the "Nall in the Fall", interesting drone footage of Myrtle Beach, just before Florence, photos from our members, upcoming events, the 22nd Annual Float Fly at Lake Murray, and several interesting links, including 4 options for LiPo batteries to power our RC electrics.
This month we have new photos from LARKS West from the summer, a great video of an RC Aircraft Carrier landing, Alex's new project as well as a Wikipedia link on the OV-10 Bronco, a new 3D plane from Tower, an RC Landing tutorial, Lee Denny's Blohm and Voss immortalized in Model Aviation, October 2018 issue, some RC crash humor (etiquette) and a reminder of the LARKS East Fun Fly Saturday, Nov 3.
Walt's Jet Turbine Qualification, video of an SR-71 at last year's Top Gun, new humor, plane, Seagull Yak 54 , and Wikepedia link for the Yak 54. Also, news of two upcoming events in South Carolina
The LARKS Website has been updated. We have new humor, exciting news about the Float Fly, now with Drone Racing, new humor from Area 51, plane of the month, photos, more Wikepedia knowledge, and three videos: one of Matt Tickel showing us his drone piloting skills at Rawls Point, Dave Knox showing off his skills as a heli pilot, and some generic flying at Pelion.
New Humor, soldering video, Dave Knox's Merlyn, glider of the Month, new links, and updates on events coming up. Don't forget the meeting this Thursday, the Congaree flyers event, and the upcoming Spring Float Fly with Drone Racing! Gonna be a blast! Joe Nall info.
The LARKS Newsletter/Website has been updated with new photos and videos from the Spring Float Fly, links, household chores humor, photos, plane of the month (Freewing F-22) , and events in SC for the next few months.
New Joe Nall videos, links, humor, LARKS West photos, plane of the month, Extreme Flight's Muscle Coupe, and events in SC for the next few months.
This month, we have a lot to offer. Wayne York's new Monocoupe, new humor, new videos from Joe Nall, new photos and videos from the LARKS West field, new links, plane of the month, coming events in July, and a link to a fascinating service called Fly There (you can fly a drone in South America, South East Asia, and other locations from your tablet, smartphone, or computer. You can even take photos and video).
This month's newsletter has new humor, plane (Flex Innovation's FV-31 Cypher VTOL) of the month, lots of new photos, new links to Pelion video, a discussion about power options to the LARKS West field, and coming events. Generator and power discussion.
Just noticed I'd been doing this for the last 4 years, as of last month. So happy anniversary to me.....
New photos and video from LARKS West, humor, news, over 50 photos and 2 videos and s slide show from the Jim Cecil Fly-In hosted by the Congaree Flyers, update on events, to include the Fall Float Fly on Lake Murray, a new Plane of the Month, Photo of the Month, and Link of the Month.
Made a few changes to the website. Mr. Google said the first page, usually the current newsletter was loading too slowly. I've put the first page ( index.html ) on a diet and linked it to the current newsletter. Newsletter has new photos, videos, humor, links, and an important discussion about the heat and how it makes us do stupid things.
Greetings from Cold Colorado! Currently it's sunny and 27, but there have been some really cold days here this week.
Update to the LARKS Website is complete. New humor, plane of the month, Fall Float Fly videos and photos, and updated local event information. Updated many pages on the site.
New Humor about the four forces of flight, videos of Dave Knox's heli and Pelion flying, photos, FPV gear of the Month, new link from the Dronethusiast,, and updates on events coming up.Congaree flyers event, and the upcoming Spring Float Fly (Burgers and Dogs!) with Drone Racing! Gonna be a blast!