CHECKING OUT IN THE P-51 MUSTANG By Budd Davisson Here I am again at the Flying Tiger Air Museum in Paris, Texas, hiding in the back of a North American SNJ-5, for my second session of Junior Burchinal’s how-to-be-a-fighter-pilot course. If things went according to schedule, I would get another couple of hops in the [...]
Top Gun 2010 Winners Mister Top Gun David Wigley w/Westland Wyvern S4 Masters1 David Wigley Westland Wyvern S42 Richard Feroldi Ansaldo SVA-5 3 Roy Vaillancourt FW-190A 4 David Johnson Albatros D.V 5 Bob Violett F-80 Matt Chapman Bucker Jungmann Expert1 Matt Chapman Bucker Jungmann 2 Jack Diaz F-100D Super [...]
It all Started With Bubble Gum by Budd Davisson It’s funny what you remember about your roots in aviation: I remember, for instance, how hard I used to search for airplane bubble gum cards. The gum was usually mouse colored and shattered on impact, but the cards were works of art guaranteed to fire a 12-year-old [...]
Flying Vector Kites is a remote-control experience like no other Author: Mike Gantt (See more photos below) “Flying things come in all shapes and sizes,” and as a model aircraft reviewer, I can tell you that statement is beyond true. From giant-scale to micro planes and helicopters, birds (or ornithopters), lawn mowers, cars and boats, [...]
A lot of scale looks for little effort!