Learn to fly RC for a $50 membership... no need to purchase anything else!

QuickSTART your RC experience with the best way to learn: the SLRCFA QuickSTART membership.


  • You don't need to purchase a radio or airplane - learn to fly with SLRCFA trainer aircraft
  • You don't need to purchase AMA insurance until you solo, and only if you decide to keep flying.
  • You have an experienced QuickSTART Instructor to show you the ropes.
  • You'll learn how to fly, but you'll also learn important concepts to enjoy the hobby and fly safely (without crashing), like:
    • Inspecting a new plane before flight
    • Trimming an airplane to fly straight and level
    • Recognizing the attitude and heading of the plane from every angle
    • What to do when things go wrong 

Get started!

  • Dues: $50 
  • Requirements
    • QuickSTART members may not have been an SLRCFA Member for the last five years.
    • You will fly with your QuickSTART mentor on a "buddy box" - allowing them to take over the plane if you get in trouble - until you solo. We'll celebrate big-time when you do! We want to see you flying!
    • No need for AMA insurance for 60 days while you fly with an Instructor.
    • You'll need to agree to SLRCFA's Rules & Safety.
  • Signup or Questions - Call Larry Leuchtmann (SLRCFA Quickstart Director) @ 636-429-2884 and leave your details. We will get back to you ASAP!

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