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Welcome to Viking Smackdown

Viking Smackdown is a funfly for pilots and spectators. The aim of this event is to gather helicopter pilots from all over Norway as well as from other countries together to have an unforgettable weekend, with flying and informal competitions.

The fun-fly will be held at Aurskog-Høland Modellflyklubb’s field on the 26th, 27th and 28th of August.

On friday there will be open flying all day from 12:00.

On Saturday we will start electric flying at 10:00, and nitro from 12:00, the same goes for Sunday.
On Saturday we will have some fun competitions in between the flying, and it will also be some demo slots for the sponsors in between.

If there is someone who needs accommodation please contact post@viking-smackdown.com or call Tom-Erik on 0047 452 81 061

If you want to stay in a tent or RV or something like this, that is also possible at the field and at the motel.

We have received permission from the farmer and the club to fly night flying with both nitro and electric, so for those who are interested in this please contact the event manager, so that we can gathered all the night flying to a certain time.

AHMFK will have a food stand the whole weekend with something to drink and eat aswell as snacks.
We will also be serving alcohol at the field 15:00 until 24:00 on both Friday and Saturday

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Event

Viking Smackdown is a funfly for pilots and spectators. The aim of this event is to gather helicopter pilots from all over Norway as well as from other countries together and have an unforgettable weekend, with flying and informal competitions.
The funlfy will be held at AHMFK’s field on 26, 27 and 28 August. Go to the signup site to see more info.

Dj Era will be playing music for us all weekend, so if you have any tracks you would like to fly demo after, bring a cd.

We will also be drawing lots of different items that our sponsors have been so nice and given us for the funfly.

We will also be serving breakfast on Saturday and Sunday and dinner on Saturday night. More info about this will be announced at the event.

We have received permission from the farmer and the club to fly night flying with both nitro and electric, so for those who are interested in this please contact the event manager, so that we can gathered all the night flying to a certain time.

We will also be serving alcohol at the field 15:00 until 24:00 on both Friday and Saturday

Friday:

• Registration of pilots from 10:00

• Pilot breefing at 10:00

• Open flying from 12:00 with both electric and nitro

• Night flying

Saturday:

• Registration of pilots from 10:00

• Pilot breefing at 10:00

• Open flying from 10:00 for electric and 12:00 for nitro

• Demo flights from 15:00 to 15:30

• Auto competition at 16:30 (sponsored by hobby24)

• Open flying

• Various funny competitions at 19:00

• Night flying

Sunday

• Registration of pilots from 10:00

• Pilot breefing at 10:00

• Open flying from 10:00 for electric and 12:00 for nitro

• Demo flights from 15:00 to 15:30

• Open flying the rest of the day

Field

For those who are coming from far away, the Oslo Airport Gardermoen is the closest international airport just 1 hour away from the field.

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Coordinates to the club:

WGS 84: N 59 ° 48.203 ‘, E 11 ° 29,868′
WGS 84 – decimal: 59.80338, 11.49779
EUREF89: 6632154, 640125

Website to the club: www.AHMFK.no

Weather:

Click HERE, for the up to date weather.

Insurance:

To fly at the Viking Smackdown event, you declare that you are insured for all activities involving model aircraft and accept all liability for any damage, voluntary or involuntary, as applied to persons or property! Viking Smackdown, Aurskog-Høland Modellflyklubb or organizers are in no way responsible for any damage to persons or property caused by the models or participants in Viking Smackdown.
You will be asked to show insurance papers (NLF) and sign a form where you can accept the event rules and that you have a valid insurance papers.

Policy:

1) Air Station is only open to registered pilots.

2) No beer or alcohol on the air side of the net.

3) You must wear your ID card on the air side of the net.

4) No flying under the influence of alcohol.

5) Pilots can only fly their models on the marked area. See the club’s rules.

6) During night flying, the main air station is the one that will be used.

7) Only one pilot at a time is allowed on each flight station (except a caller and cameraman).

8) While tuning the helicopter the air station that is on north side should be used.

9) Any exceptions must be authorized by the event manager (Tom-Erik).

10) Each pilot is responsible for damages caused by their model. Voluntary or involuntary.

11) The club’s rules also apply to this event if not stated otherwise.

  • The event is open to all kinds of pilots, from beginners to extreme 3D pilots, please consider the other pilots and keep your flying within the airspace of the respective air stations.
  • For those who use larger batteries in their models or fly large electric models or turbines, be sure you have a fire extinguisher nearby if an accident should happen.
  • Beyond this, common sense is advised, and remember that safety is our first priority.

Signup

Registration will be at the field!

  • 200,- NOK for participation at the event (all weekend)
  • 50, – NOK for breakfast on Saturday and Sunday (served at the field and motel)
  • 100, – NOK for dinner on Saturday evening (barbecue)
  • 50, – NOK for power connection to 220V for the whole weekend (for camping/RV)

We will arrange pizza for those who want it on Friday night.
This is a joint venture and will be announced in the afternoon.

Accommodation:

If there is someone who will stay on the field this is possible, both tent (free) and a RV / camper (50, – NOK for 220V power).

For those who want to stay at Høland Gaardmotel (motel) this costs 100, – NOK per night per bed. I can not guarantee that you sleep alone in each room, but will try to put all in with them you are traveling with or know well. For those who will can bring sleeping pad and sleeping bag / quilt and pillow it will cost 50, – NOK per night, it is then possible to use the guest bathroom with shower and toilet as well as the common area with living room and kitchen.

See Gaardsmotell.no for photos and info about the accommodation place.

Coordinates:

WGS 84: N 59 ° 48.107 ‘, E 11 ° 26,718′
WGS 84 – decimal: 59.80178, 11.44530
EUREF89: 6631867, 637188

Nordliveien 2, 1960 Løken, Akershus

If you have trouble finding the place call Tom-Erik on: 0047 45281061

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Sponsors

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