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Welcome to the Loudoun County Aeromodelers Association (LCAA), AMA #799. Our goal is to promote model aircraft building and flying for the purpose of education, pleasure and recreation. The public is invited to club meetings held on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 7:30pm at the North County Governmental Center in Reston, Virginia. Meeting activities include show 'n tell of members' aircraft and discussions on club events, activities, and business. Gather with us on Facebook and YouTube.

We invite you to join us at our flying field at Banshee Reeks Nature Preserve in Loudoun County. Non-club members are encouraged to try their hand at flying as a guest of a club member with assistance from a qualified pilot. As a member of the club, flight instructors are available to assist new pilots through the pilot training program. All club members must be members of the Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA). You must be a guest of a LCAA member or a LCAA member yourself to fly at the field. Only club qualified pilots may fly at the field by themselves.

Field hours: The LCAA flying field is open 7 days a week from 9 am to one half hour before sunset. Occasionally, the field is closed all day or for a limited amount of hours for special occasions and members are given prior notice.

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Club Contacts
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Upcoming Events
  • Club Meeting - Nov 8th 7:30pm Online
  • Board Meeting - Nov 30th 7:00pm Leesburg Public House
  • Field Closed: - Dec 2nd All Day
  • Field Closed: - Dec 9th All Day
  • Club Meeting - Dec 13th 7:30pm Online
  • See the latest Airbag newsletter

Club Announcements

Banshee Reeks Hunting Days

The Banshee Reeks Nature Preserve and the LCAA flying field will be closed on the following dates for deer hunting. No flying or other club activity is permitted on these days.

  • October: 14, 21 and 28
  • December: 2, 9 and 16
  • February 10, 17 and 24
  • AMA Air

    In the November edition of AMA Air, AMA Government Affairs Director Tyler Dobbs joins the show to discuss the latest on FAA Advisory Circulars 91-57C and 89-3. We'll also hear from Lee on his recent trip to the Science Olympiad!

    Recent LCAA Events

    2022 National Model Aviation Day Picnic and Night Fly

    Photos from the National Model Aviation Day Picnic and Night Fly events

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    See threw plane
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    Charles flying
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    Bill and Rick
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    Brian A, Ron and Lee
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    Paul prepares a plane
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    Cub in Flight
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    Cub inverted
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    Plane in Flight
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    Pilots at the flight stations
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    John and Arlen
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    Patrick cooking
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    View of picnic area
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    Club members work on a plane
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    Jim S and Brian W
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    Fueling a nitro plane
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    Greg getting ready to fly
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    Greg hovers a plane
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    Arlen and Bob
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    TPaul and Dave E fly
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    Bob shows off his plane
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    Light up sea duck
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    take off time lapse
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    Lit up plane
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    Arlen's LED quad
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    Time lapse planes
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    Time lapse planes
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    Jeff works on a plane
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    Club members work on a plane