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Freeze Warning
...freeze Warning In Effect From Midnight Tonight To 9 Am Edt Thursday... * What...sub-freezing Temperatures In The Mid 20s To Lower 30s Expected. * Where...rabun County Georgia, The Mountains Of Upstate South Carolina, And The Mountains And Foothills Of North Carolina. ...Read More.
Effective: April 22, 2021 at 12:00amExpires: April 22, 2021 at 9:00amTarget Area: Greenville Mountains; Oconee Mountains; Pickens Mountains

About Us

Firetower Flyers is a remote control airplane club with the flying field located at 933 Massey Road, Piedmont, SC, 29673. We are chartered with the AMA (Academy of Model Aeronautics). Charter #4509.

Our flying field has a groomed runway measuring 100 feet wide and 600 feet long. There are five flight stations. The stations, flight line and pit area are laid out according to AMA specs. We have a 20′ by 40′ shelter and nice men’s and women’s bathrooms. The shelter and pilot pit area has electricity for charging.

If you think you might be interested in joining our club, then we invite you to stop by and check us out. The field is located at 933 Massey Rd, Piedmont SC 29673. We have training available for new pilots. Our membership application is available online at

To be a member of Firetower Flyers you must also be a member of the AMA. You can download a copy of the AMA’s application here. All planes must also follow the new FAA guidelines for model aircraft. If you have questions about any applications, please contact the Officers for more information. We will be glad to assist in any way we can, we’d love to have you fly with us!


    Tim Murrell

    Mike Griffith

    Eric Walker

    Keith Alexander