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Fairfax High School

3501 Lion Run (Formerly Rebel Run), Fairfax, VA


Northern Virginia Modelers

Contest Themes & Programs



Contest: Aug 3, 1954 - 70 years ago  - 1st VTOL (Vertical Take-off & Land) flown (Build a VTOL)

Program: What’s on your bench bring in what you are working on and share


Contest: Sept 1, 1939 -  85 years ago -  WWII Begins - Early WWII (Build something from the beginning of WWII)

Program: Haagen Klaus -  "The Lockheed P-38 Lightning: History, Variants, and Scale Modeling"


Contest: Oct 1, 1924 - 100 years ago - 1st Dutch airliner, the Fokker F.VII takes off from Amsterdam for Batavia, Java (Build any airliner , any time frame, country, and scale).

Program: TBD


Contest: Nov 9, 1989 - 35 years ago -  Fall of Berlin Wall (Build any vehicle from the end of the Cold War)

Program: Vince Mankowski -  “Building and Painting Scale Dinosaurs”


Annual Holiday Party, Blind Gift Exchange, Food

Contest:   Build the Same Subject (BTSS) 

Sherman Tank, 1968 Mustang, P-52, Gundam


Read the Annual BTSS Rules here

   Contest, Programs & Activities subject to change

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