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16 year old Beast pilot Dean Lampron

16 year old Beast pilot Dean Lampron

A big surprise for everyone at the recent Big Biplane Bash in Farmington, CT, was a talented and very impressive aerobatic pilot who threw down an amazing 3D flight with his giant scale Hangar 9 Beast biplane. Dean Lampron is not only a great aerobatic show pilot, but he’s also only 16 years old! Dean and […]
Great Planes Phazer, First Look!

Great Planes Phazer, First Look!

We got our first look at the Great Planes Phazer, and we were very impressed with the speed of this delta wing aircraft.  The Phazer is an easy to assemble ARF that went together quickly, with very clear directions.  Once done, you have a great looking ducted fan that is solid in the air.  Did […]
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From the Workshop — Building the Ultimate Thunderbolt

From the Workshop — Building the Ultimate Thunderbolt

This exclusive “From the workshop” story is from Frank Tiano’s article published in the 2012 December “Scale Special Issue” of Model Airplane News. Not exactly a Flight Report or Product Review, it is Frank’s take on building one of the very best warbird kits he thinks is available today, the CARF-Models P-47 Thunderbolt. Let’s get […]
Workshop Tip — How to Drill a Cowl

Workshop Tip — How to Drill a Cowl

How To Drill a Cowl from Hidden Index Holes The Problem: You’re working on a model and you need to drill the cowl to match pre-drilled holes in the fuselage, but you can’t access that area once the cowl is in place. The Solution: Grab your masking tape, pin, marker, drill, cowl, and fuselage then follow […]
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The Radio Control Show Episode 177

The Radio Control Show Episode 177

Join us for another episode of The Radio Control Show! This week, we head over to New York state to check out the NEAT fair. Check out the full show in the player below.
Scale WW II Perfection

Scale WW II Perfection

In the December 2012 issue of MAN, our Scale Special issue, Sal Iasilli reported on his amazing giant scale Fieseler Storch build from the Vogelsang Aeroscale kit. Sal too many more photos than could be used in the print article so we’ve included there here in this exclusive online article. Here’s Sal’s complete text, photos and video. […]
NEAT Fair Highlight — Dave Baron’s Giant B-17 Bomber turns 17!

NEAT Fair Highlight — Dave Baron’s Giant B-17 Bomber turns 17!

When ever you attend the all-electric NEAT Fair in Downsville, NY, there are many unique and exciting planes and pilots to be seen. One regular is at the event is my good RC buddy Dave Baron who flies a variety of electric planes there including his amazing B-17 Flying Fortress. This can be consider a generational […]
Sneak Peek: Ferocious FW-190

Sneak Peek: Ferocious FW-190

While attending the recent all electric NEAT Fair in Downsville, NY, I met up with good RC buddy Dan Landis who was showing off his piloting skills with a new warbird! The new Top Flite FW-190 “Butcher Bird” is a Gold Edition giant scale ARF and it is designed for 50cc size gas engines. Dan […]
Clover Creek Champions

Clover Creek Champions

Top three finishers Gernot Bruckmann, David Moser, and Kurt Koelling standing tall and proud! In the foreground is the plane that Tony Russo from Dalton Aviation had built and finished for the event raffle. Pilots started pulling into Toone, Tennessee about a week before the contest and the weather couldn’t have been better! Clear skies, light […]
The Radio Control Show Episode 176

The Radio Control Show Episode 176

This week on The Radio Control Show we take a look at the Horizon Hobby Air Meet and get an in depth interview with professional air show pilot Matt Chapman. Watch the full video in the player below.
Farewell to Ric Vaughn

Farewell to Ric Vaughn

The aeromodeling world lost one of its best September 1 when Ric Vaughn, longtime E Nats CD and driving force behind the SEFF electric fly, succumbed to cancer.  Internet modeling forums were quickly swamped with tributes and farewells to one of the best-liked guys at any flying event.   I got to know Ric in […]
Horizon Air Meet: Up close with Matt Chapman

Horizon Air Meet: Up close with Matt Chapman

The first ever Horizon Air Meet was held last weekend at the Sanford, Maine regional airport and in addition to nonstop RC jet and heli flying and an off-road RC car race, spectators were treated to a spectacular noontime air show featuring professional airshow pilot Matt Chapman! Matt took some time out before the show […]
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