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Suburban Aero Club of Chicago

Main Flying Field - Cook County Forest Preserve

Tinley Creek Model Airplane Flying Field

S Cicero Ave, Matteson, IL 60443

Our regular flying site is off S Cicero Ave, Matteson, IL at the Cook County Forest Preserve Tinley Creek model airplane field.


  • Dedicated Aircraft runway -300' by 50' paved

  • Dedicated Helicopter area

  • Dedicated Drone & Control Line field

  • Places For Control-Line and free flight models

  • AMA sanctioned

  • Dedicated parking lots

  • Portable toilets

FLOAT FLYS - Midlothian Reservoir

4998 167th St, Oak Forest, IL 60452

We fly float planes at Midlothian Reservoir (167th and Cicero) in Oak Forest.

*** Seasonal Location with specific dates for Flying / Boating / Etc. ***


  • Lake for flying over. (must have pontoons on planes or helis)

  • Boats are WELCOME!

  • If it can FLOAT - Bring it!

  • Landing fees apply since we get permits for these monthly Events

  • Dedicated parking lot

  • We run a full sized powered boat for retrieval of damaged planes that may end up in the water.

MEETINGS - Monthly

American Legion Post 615

17423 67th Ct, Tinley Park, IL 60477

1st Wednesday of the month


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