The MARKS club was founded in 1957 to promote
the building and flying of radio controlled model aircraft. The club currently
has approximately seventy members and maintains an AMA quality flying field on
St. Lukes Road just Southeast of Fruitland, MD. In 2013, MARKS has been
designated by the AMA, as a Gold Leader Club. This is the fourteenth
straight year that the club has received a Leader Club or higher status.
Club membership is open to anyone who has
an interest in model aircraft building or flying. Anyone interested is welcome to attend our monthly
meetings or drop by the field
to talk with some experienced flyers. Each month we post a club
newsletter, The Marksmen, so that you can read about the activities of
the club on an ongoing basis. Click the NEWSLETTER selection on the left to
MEETING SCHEDULE AND EVENTS
MARKS JUNE 2019 MEETING
SUNDAY JUNE 30TH 4PM
LOCATION WAYBRIGHT FIELD
TEACH A KID TO FLY (SEE CALENDER FOR MORE INFO)
EVERY SATURDAY FROM 1-3PM
AN GREAT VIEW OF WAYBRIGHT FIELD.
WAYBRIGHT FIELD RESOLUTION
WHEREAS, the Mid Atlantic Radio Kontrol Society was organized in 1954 by a group of individuals
interested in and dedicated to the furtherance of the hobby of building and flying Radio Controlled
WHEREAS, over the many years of its existence, the individuals who formed and later became a part
of the Mid Atlantic Radio Kontrol Society identified, acquired, constructed, and maintained facilities for
use in the flying of all types of Radio Controlled aircraft in accord with the regulations promulgated by
the Academy of Model Aeronautics and the Federal Aviation Administration, and
WHEREAS, the Mid Atlantic Radio Kontrol Society (now incorporated under the laws of the State of
Maryland as the Mid Atlantic Radio Kontrol Society, Inc.) is currently maintaining a flying field and
support facilities that were established in 2004, located at 1918 St. Lukes Road, Worcester County,
WHEREAS, one member of Mid Atlantic Kontrol Society, Inc. has demonstrated notable leadership in
locating, acquiring, developing, and now maintaining the facilities presently being used by the
organization for model aircraft operations, and
THEREFORE BE IT HEREBY RESOLVED by a majority of members of the Board of Directors of Mid
Atlantic Radio Kontrol Society, Inc., at a meeting following the regular monthly membership meeting
held on October 30, 2016, that the facilities presently under lease and used by the organization be
hereafter named and known as Waybright Field in recognition of the past and ongoing contributions
to the organization by James Waybright, and that the Officers of Mid Atlantic Radio Kontrol Society,
Inc. be directed to place appropriate signage at the location.
BY OUR HAND AND SEAL, this 30 th day of October, in the year 2016,
Board of Directors: Harry Semenko, Jason Taylor, Dana Morgan, Dale Martin, James Chandler, Fred White
Visitor flying privileges at MARKS Field
of the MARKS Clubs close proximity to Ocean City, many people visiting the
area ask about guest fly privileges at our field. Due to the large number of
requests and in order to maintain safety standards at the field, the Clubs
longstanding policy has been that a current club member, in good standing, needs to accompany all
guests while at the field and that the guest must be a current AMA member.
This privilege is limited to three visits. For individuals that wish to fly
more than three time, the club has a special vacation package available.
The official contact for the club is Jason Taylor who may be
reached at 757-709-9962 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Several other members have volunteered their phone numbers as well and their names are
listed on the members page of this site. Please
feel free to contact any of them.
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