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Great turnout and an incredible effort at the work day, June 15th. A ton of work was done, numerous improvements were made, the clubhouse was thoroughly cleaned and the runway was manicured. A big, big THANK YOU to the 18 guys and 2 ladies who made all this possible today.

July Club meeting - Saturday July 13th. Club meeting begins at 11am at Hinch Model Airpark / LARKS field. Guests welcome. Bring your airplanes and we will fly afterwards.

Annual Cub & Cousins Fly In - Saturday August 17th - Any high wing, tail dragger with an enclosed cockpit is welcome. Early arrivals welcome and hookups for 8 RVs available ($15 per day). Pilot registration is $30 and includes Saturday's supper. Concessions available throughout the day. Contact Jeff Reed (Event Director) at larksrc@yahoo.com for more details.

Bo Hinch Field
Use your Map App and search for 'Larksfield Rd'.

LARKS was formed in 1968 as a hobby club dedicated to the advancement of model aviation and the promotion and enjoyment of the hobby/sport of flying radio controlled (R/C) model aircraft. The founding "Charter" members of LARKS are: Ned Barnes, John Embry, Ron Hicken, Charlie Staton, Dick VanDyke, and Jim VanDyke. Approximately 50-60 members make up the LARKS family. The Lake Area Radio Kontrol Society has been a Louisiana corporation since 1976.

         LARKS owns it own miniature airport, Hinch Field, which is situated on approximately four acres of land in Carlyss, LA. Hinch Field, one of the finest R/C flying sites on the Gulf Coast, is located of Louisiana Highway 108 and Murl Ellender Road, west of Southland Airport, which is located about seven miles south of Sulphur, LA. The easiest way to find us is to enter 'Larksfield Rd' into your map app. LARKS has been flying at this beautiful Field since 1972. There are signs on highway 108 and Murl Ellender Road directing traffic to Hinch Field. Our airport is open to the public during flying times. The regular "Club" day to fly is Sunday afternoon, weather permitting. However, there may be members flying any day of the week. LARKS also holds fly-in's and airshows at various times of the year to promote fellowship and model aviation. During our airshows, we have a program whereby any member of the public will be given the opportunity to fly a "basic trainer" R/C model airplane.

          Southwest Louisiana has been the site of four AMA Nationals (NATS), hosted by LARKS. The NATS were held here in 1974, 1975, 1978 and 1986. The NATS is a competitive event involving all of model aviation and attracts participants from around the world.

For club information or information about flying lessons,  email us at larksrc@yahoo.com