Phillip Kolb - World class RC glider designer, pilot and GPS triangle world champion

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Date(s) - March 22, 2023
Starts at 19.00

Grange Community Hall

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Meet and fly with Phillip Kolb, a world-class r/c pilot. Phillip is a very experienced r/c sailplane designer with his many designs being built by many molded model manufacturers, such as Samba Models and Chocofly. Model classes include F3B, F3J, F5J, GPS Scale racing and GPS “Light” racing. Not only is he an expert aerodynamicist, he is a also an expert pilot having won many events in Europe and beyond.

Lecture – 7pm to 10pm

Parking access from Daisy Street. Light refreshments available.


TBC – 24th March – Visit SAAMBR field from 0900 talk and demonstration flight. 


Flying demonstration from 10am – Sat 25th March with Sun 26th as the weather alternate.  (Note, this coincides with first event of QLD F5J series (electric powered glider)).

Location – MRSSA Munbilla Field

The owner has requested “No right turns to enter the property”.
Only enter the field from the south, if approaching from the north, continue on to Anthony Rd (easiest) or Kengoon Road to turn around.
The site is accessed by a gate 400m north of the Kengoon Rd, Munbilla Rd intersection on the western side.
There is an MRSSA/SEQSA sign on that gate, ensure the gate is closed behind you on entry and exit.

Event is sponsored by the MAAA and League of Silent Flight Australia. MRSSA is hosting his visit to Queensland before his return to Germany.

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