Recent Events


Mid-Atlantic Dawn Patrol 2019

Thank you to everyone who made this year's event a success. We hope you had a great time. Please check back for updates on MAD Patrol 2020. Click on the link below to view photos of the event. If you have questions or comments feel free to contact CD Mark Ward at 


Roger Spoor's Warbirds and Classics Scale Event

We had 30 pilots attend this year. It was a great event and the weather could not have been any better. Thank you to everyone who attended and we look forward to holding this again next year. There were some really great planes and awesome flying. So please check out the Flickr link to view photos. 


2019 Swap Meet

This year's swap meet is still scheduled for November 9th. 

About Us

TRC President: Larry Woolard


Larry has been our club president for the last 4 years. He has over 50 years of RC aircraft experience and was one of the founding members of TRC in 1963.



We have one of the best flying fields in the Tidewater area which includes; a well maintained gravel road, solar charging station, clubhouse, toilet, windsock, pilot boxes, picnic tables, work tables and bench seating.



TRC sponsors several events throughout the year. Warbirds Over Wildhorse, Electric Fun Fly, Annual Swap Meet, and our premiere event, Mid-Atlantic Dawn Patrol. Please review our event schedule for more information.

Contact Us

Field GPS Coordinates = 36.60735 - 76.35515,

Tidewater Radio Control Flying Site Entrance

4800 Ballahack Road, Chesapeake, VA, United States

(757) 373-6571


Although we don't have specific operating hours, normal operation is from sunrise to sunset 7 days a week. Gate combination required by the first entrant of the day. Sorry, only members have the combo. So if you are visiting, it's best to contact the number above or email prior to making the trip to Chesapeake. Thank you and hope to see you soon!

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