RCAA Comox Valley History

The RCAA is a non-profit organization dedicated to the promotion of and safe operation of radio controlled vehicles. This organization evolved from the Courtenay Model Airplane Club which was established in 1958 for roughly the same purpose.

The old field 1980-1990

Located off Lerwick Road, is now the site of Valley View Elementary School

Some aerial photos of the old field (Courtesy Frank McCrindle)

Flying at the old field (Courtesy Ray Card)

The New field 1991-Present

Some photos of the construction (Courtesy Frank McCrindle)

More construction photos (Courtesy Ray Card)

More recent work parties

New drain under road Mar 2010

Log Pile Burn April 2010

Summer 2010 (New Benches and Charger)

Feb 13, 2011 (Clearing back field)

Summer 2011 (Gasoline Alley)