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WEST BEND -- Ever wanted to take to the skies and fly your own plane? You can do that on a smaller scale in West Bend. FOX6's Carl Deffenbaugh visited with the Sky Ranch Flyers on Monday, August 29th.

About Sky Ranch Flyers (from website)

The Sky Ranch Flyers club is a "not-for profit" radio-controlled model club, formed in 1989, to promote the sport and hobby of flying R/C airplanes & helicopters, and R\C Track racing!

The home of the Sky Ranch Flyers is located six miles west of West Bend on Highway D.

We are chartered by the Academy of Model Aeronautics, Chapter VII #2883.  Our club offers the following:

  • A casual flying environment to fly Gas, Glow and  Electrics
  • Experienced builders and R/C pilots.
  • Large open flying site with a shelter, work tables, ample parking, and electricity.
  • Events which the entire family can enjoy.
  • Training, so your first flight does not end up in a crash.