History of the Flying Field

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[cs_mg_imagegallary_element height=”250″ fadespeed=”2000″ effect=”default” direction=”horizontal” borderwidth=”4″ popup=”pretty-photo” gap=”25″][cs_mg_imagegallary_element_item src=”http://www.remoterc.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/01-1.jpg” title=”Title 1″]The City of St. George has designated this land to be used as a flying field for The Remote Possibilities RC Club of St. George.[/cs_mg_imagegallary_element_item][cs_mg_imagegallary_element_item src=”http://www.remoterc.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/02.jpg” title=”Title 2″]Runway runs East West – Part on the city land and part on the state land. See stakes[/cs_mg_imagegallary_element_item][cs_mg_imagegallary_element_item src=”http://www.remoterc.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/03.jpg” title=”Title 3″]This is the state land that we have requested to use for the balance of the runway.     To level this area for the runway.   Dennis Church will have to remove the hill (about 20 ft deep) and move it to the other end of the runway. Not a small project.

Runway starts by the pile on the right and goes 700ft to the right of the white truck.[/cs_mg_imagegallary_element_item][cs_mg_imagegallary_element_item src=”http://www.remoterc.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/04.jpg” title=”Title 4″]

Parking lot

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Looking South West

[/cs_mg_imagegallary_element_item][cs_mg_imagegallary_element_item src=”http://www.remoterc.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/06.jpg” title=”Title 6″]Cutting in the road[/cs_mg_imagegallary_element_item][cs_mg_imagegallary_element_item src=”http://www.remoterc.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/07.jpg” title=”Title 7″]Culverts[/cs_mg_imagegallary_element_item][cs_mg_imagegallary_element_item src=”http://www.remoterc.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/08.jpg” title=”Title 8″]This is some data withhtml in it[/cs_mg_imagegallary_element_item][cs_mg_imagegallary_element_item src=”http://www.remoterc.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/09.jpg” title=”Title 9″]Dennis Church removing the hill and depositing dirt on the other end of the runway.[/cs_mg_imagegallary_element_item][cs_mg_imagegallary_element_item src=”http://www.remoterc.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/10.jpg” title=”Title 10″]Working the dirt[/cs_mg_imagegallary_element_item][cs_mg_imagegallary_element_item src=”http://www.remoterc.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/11.gif” title=”Title 11″]To level this area for the runway. Dennis Church will have to remove the hill

on the left side of the photos(about 20 ft deep) and move it to the other end of the runway. Not a small project.[/cs_mg_imagegallary_element_item][cs_mg_imagegallary_element_item src=”http://www.remoterc.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/12.jpg” title=”Title 12″]Dennis spent many hours over several weekends and hollidays moving earth[/cs_mg_imagegallary_element_item][cs_mg_imagegallary_element_item src=”http://www.remoterc.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/13.jpg” title=”Title 13″]After the grade.[/cs_mg_imagegallary_element_item][cs_mg_imagegallary_element_item src=”http://www.remoterc.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/14.jpg” title=”Title 14″]With a New Paved Runway 9-05-08
650′ x 36′ runing East and West.

100′ x 15′ taxi way next to runwayTwo 10′ x 50′ taxi way from pit apron to runways (sides)
One 15′ x 50′ taxi way form fit to runway (center) 15′ x 100′ pit apron running the length of the pit[/cs_mg_imagegallary_element_item][cs_mg_imagegallary_element_item src=”http://www.remoterc.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/15.jpg” title=”Title 15″]Field in 2009

Notice the hill on the far end of the runway and open ditch at this end of the field[/cs_mg_imagegallary_element_item][cs_mg_imagegallary_element_item src=”http://www.remoterc.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/16.jpg” title=”Title 16″]Removing the hill on the west end of the runway[/cs_mg_imagegallary_element_item][cs_mg_imagegallary_element_item src=”http://www.remoterc.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/17.jpg” title=”Title 17″]This is the full runway with both run offs.[/cs_mg_imagegallary_element_item][cs_mg_imagegallary_element_item src=”http://www.remoterc.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/18.jpg” title=”Title 18″]View of the field shot from the northwest corner[/cs_mg_imagegallary_element_item][/cs_mg_imagegallary_element]