Lafayette Esquadrille Control Line Club

Welcome to the home page for the Lafayette Esquadrille Control Line club based in St Louis, MissouriEsquadrille Indian


We fly at Buder Park and have club meetings each month

We Fly Control Line Stunt, Scale, Balloon Bust, Fox 35 speed, Carrier, Speed and Perky Speed CL models

Website for the F2A, F2B, F2C and F2D USA – Landres, France July 2018 – USA F2 Team


Time to renew our Buder Park Passes for 2018 – 2018-BUDER-PARK-FLYING-PERMIT-APPLICATION

Be sure to include a stamped self addressed envelope so GSLMA can mail you your pass

Local residents will require a Buder Park flying pass, if you live more than 50 miles away you will not need a permit


Click here of for the Fox 35 Stunt Rules – fox-35-rules-feb-2017


***  The location of the club meetings has changed to 756 Woodside Trails Drive, Ballwin, MO ***

2018 Meetings –       Feb 8       March 8       April 12        May 10       June 14


Dec 2015 – Buder Park Flood pictures

Click here for the Meramec River Level


We are an AMA Chartered Club #702

Howard Rush CL Stunt Contest Calendar

Learn how Buder was created in 1961 – buder-park-american-modeler-sept-1961



New to the St Louis area? – Follow this link to find stores and roads around the Buder Park area – buder-park-maps-directions

The roads are under construction so it will be messy until they are complete in July 2018



This picture was taken by a Drone flown over the CL site….just too awesome not to share (before all of the improvements)

Buder Park

Web Master: Fred Cronenwett,