Welcome to Greater Pittsburgh Arcs

Who we are..

Greater Pittsburgh Aero Radio Control Society
AMA Chapter #551

A remote control airplane model club located west of Pittsburgh PA and chartered club of the Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) since 1956. Our premier flying field the K. Leroy Irvis Radio Control Model Airport is located in the Hillman State Park, near Burgettstown PA 15021. We operate and maintain this flight field which offers 2 paved runways, covered pavilion and port-a-john. We are a diverse group of Radio Control Enthusiast. With interests in all things that fly including very small electric models that weigh a few ounces, turbine powered jets, gliders, scale models, sport models, glow, gas, electric. Some of us design, and build our own planes, while others just enjoy the flying aspect of the hobby. We just a group of plane people with a special air about them.

Join us and come on out and watch us fly.



Learn to fly Radio Control Model Airplanes


Come Fly With Us!
possibilities
Contact us, we'll teach you!!

Do you want to learn to fly Radio Control Model Airplanes?
For more information Contact Rich Paterra at Rick.Paterra@Gparcs.org

Current Wind Forecast @ Hillman State Park.




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Upcoming events.

  • Club Meeting
    7/25/2024 7:00pm

    Eatn`Park 100 Park Manor Dr Robinson Twp
    Directions
    **beverages provided.

  • Club Meeting
    9/26/2024 7:00pm

    Eatn`Park 100 Park Manor Dr Robinson Twp
    Directions
    **beverages provided.

  • Club Meeting
    10/24/2024 7:00pm

    Eatn`Park 100 Park Manor Dr Robinson Twp
    Directions
    **beverages provided.

  • Club Meeting
    11/21/2024 7:00pm

    Eatn`Park 100 Park Manor Dr Robinson Twp
    Directions
    **beverages and dessert provided.

Who's in charge.

Officers

President

Bob Coppa

Vice President
rich
Rich Paterra

Secretary
dan
Dan Grieco, Jr.

Treasurer
rick
Rick Grimes

Where Are We Located?


MaptoGparcs

Hillman State Park
80 Model Airport Rd,
Burgettstown PA 15021