Author Posts

Coming attraction, E-Flite Habu 32 Flight Test

May 23, 2011 No Comments

I just got the new Habu 32 EDF jet from EFlite and will be presenting my findings on the pages of Model Airplane News. First impression? Impressively high quality components, very slippery looking and attractively priced. Way more than a step up from the smaller foamies!

Read more

Gianluca DeMarchi’s MB-339 at TG2011

May 12, 2011 No Comments

Some scale R/C models, depending the level of competition, or specific event, just seem to stand out and an invite you to look closer. In many cases, the closer you look, the more you see and the more you are amazed. Time was when the drawing card was the level of detail lavished on the cockpit, [...]

Read more

S3 Viking Jet Design

Apr 20, 2011 5 Comments

I originally designed, built and flew my EDF Viking in 2005 having all intentions that, if it  performed well, to publish the design in Model Airplane News, as I had with a number of my earlier designs. It flew quite well so I decided to tweak it a bit, clean up and finalize the plan [...]

Read more

MAN chats with Frank Tiano

Apr 15, 2011 No Comments

Recently at the 2011 Florida Jets event in Lakeland, FL, contributor Rich Uravitch covered all the action and posted several photos and video interviews from the flightline of this all jet event. Rich caught up with event originator and promoter, Frank Tiano, during the event. He is seen here with his “Peripheral Amenities Manager” and [...]

Read more

A New Look for your ParkZone Micro T-28 Trojan

Apr 15, 2011 No Comments

With the big availability of excellent flying micro RC airplanes, one thing is lacking–individuality! With just a little effort you can make your foam flyer, especailly the warbird variety, look completely different and more scale. Check out my recent How To article in the July 2011 issue of Electric Flight “Micro Makeover” for all you [...]

Read more

Florida Jets 2011

Mar 04, 2011 No Comments

Florida Jets is THE place to be to see super-fast, ultra-high-performance aircraft. Contributor Rich Uravitch was on the scene and here are his dispatches from the flightline. Stay tuned for more photos, pilot interviews and high-speed action! Jack Diaz’s rolls his BVM F-100 for the camera. Beautiful rendition! Just one member of Ali Machinchy’s fleet, [...]

Read more

2010 Monster Planes USA

Jan 18, 2011 No Comments

If the chilly weather is starting to set in where you are and you’re looking to extend your RC Summer. You’re getting ready to winterize that big AMR 1/3-scale Waco you finished last Spring and have flown for the past 6 months. You’re really comfortable with it now; it looks perfect in the air and [...]

Read more
Copyright © 2014 Air Age Media. All rights reserved.