Michael Wise

January 5, 2019

January 5, 2019: A Beautiful Day to Fly RC

January 5, 2019 was a beautiful day to fly powered RC aircraft at Dick Scobee Memorial Airfield. It would be great if every day in Houston was like today! Pictures of today’s flying have been posted to the Media – Photos – Bayou City Flyers section of this website. Photos 2 – 22 are those from January 5, 2019. Click on the title of this post to access the photos
December 1, 2018

BCF – December 2018 Club Meeting Photos at Rudy’s

The December 2018 Bayou City Flyers club meeting was held at Rudy’s “Country Store” and Bar-B-Q located at 21799 Katy Freeway, Katy, TX on December 1, 2018. Members voted for 2019 leadership and each member received a raffle ticket. Club President Art Alvarez acknowledged contributions of club members during the past year. Attending membership enjoyed a delicious Bar-B-Q meal which was followed by the raffle drawing. Club Officers for 2019 are: Art Alvarez – President Garry Woodhouse – Vice President Max Burton – Treasurer John Haskell – Secretary For pictures of the event Click on the title of this post.
October 22, 2018

FAA NOTAM / TFR – October 22, 2018

An FAA NOTAM/TFR has been issued for Houston, TX and the surrounding areas for Monday, October 22 from 4:15 pm CDT to 8:30 pm CDT. The TFR is issued for security purposes to cover VIP movement in this area. Outdoor radio control model aircraft operations are prohibited within a 30 nm radius (applicable to Scobee Field) 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. See the links […]
September 2, 2018

Cubs & Cousins Fun Fly – October 20, 2018

The Bayou City Flyers will be having a Cubs & Cousins Fun Fly on Saturday October 20, 2018 at the powered RC area of Dick Scobee Memorial Airfields. Activities start at 9.00am till….. The event is free so bring the kids.
July 21, 2018

BCF Warbird Event Photos – July 20 & 21, 2018

The Bayou City Flyers had a great turn-out for its 2nd annual Warbird Event at Dick Scobee Memorial Airfield on Friday & Saturday July 20th & 21st, 2018. To see 144 photos from the event, scroll up to the selection banner then click on Media then Photos then select Bayou City Flyers – Warbird Event (July 20th & 21st, 2018)
July 18, 2018

National Model Aviation Day – August 11, 2018

Join the Academy of Model Aeronautics in celebrating model aviation for the sixth annual National Model Aviation Day, August 11, 2018. National Model Aviation Day was created to encourage clubs to celebrate the hobby and share it with the public. Bayou City Flyers will be hosting discovery flight for youth entering 5th to 12th grade. These 10-minute flights will be done at The Dick Scobey Memorial RC Field in George Bush Park, 8:00 A.M. to 11:45 AM. There will be displays and flight demonstrations will be done throughout the morning also. The Bayou City Flyers contact is: Jamie Powers. Jamie […]
July 17, 2018

Harvey Flood – Water Level at Clubhouse

A four page annotated picture document has been posted to the Member Documents section of this website which illustrates how high water rose at and in the clubhouse during Harvey. Members will need to login to this section to access the information which is located below the previously posted Tax Day flood information. Let’s hope we do not have to periodically add information to this part of the website. Thanks to those club members that contributed money and time to restore the clubhouse.
July 14, 2018

BCF July 14, 2018 Swap Meet

Photos of the July 14, 2018 BCF Swap Meet have been posted to the Media section of this website. Scroll across the selection banner near the top any main page and select “Media” then select “Photos” then click on Bayou City Flyers – Swap Meet. Once the album is presented, click on any photo to expand the image then click through to view all 30 images.
July 9, 2018

Scobee – Powered RC Flight Area Closed

The Dick Scobee Memorial Airfields powered RC Flight area will be closed to public use on Friday and Saturday July 20th and 21st. The Bayou City Flyers RC Club is sponsoring its 2nd annual Warbird event over this two day period so RC flying during this period will be restricted to the event. The public is welcomed to attend this event at no cost.