Top Gun 2011 marked the 23rd year for this amazing world-class scale competition. This was the first year the scale invitational was hosted at Frank Tiano’s new Paradise Field flying site near the Lakeland Linder Airport. This field features a beautifully maintained grass runway and flightline set up specifically for the needs of the RC […]
We love Hitec’s older programmer, so we’re looking forward to getting one of these new & improved units! The new HFP-25 has a lightweight, streamlined case and comes with a rechargeable NiMH battery pack. It also has an easy-to-read LDC screen. low-battery warning and both automatic and manual testing capabilities. It costs $74.99.
Joe Nall Live coverage Last week, Gerry Yarrish traveled down to Woodruff, SC to Joe Nall in order to bring us live coverage from one of the biggest events around. His coverage began on Wednesday, May 11 and continued through Saturday the 14th. He was on the flightline with video and camera in hand […]
We just got in this new press release on the DX7s check out what it offers. We can’t wait to get one in and try it out. The Spektrum DX7s is the feature-rich, 7-Channel radio you’ve been waiting for. From the way it feels in your hands, to the SimpleScroll™ programming wheel and oversized LCD […]
The Radio Control Show Sweeps has concluded. OFFICIAL RULES. NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS SWEEPSTAKES.A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. ONLY RESIDENTS OF ONE OF THE 50 UNITED STATES, 13 AND OLDER, WHO MEET THE OTHER ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA […]
Latest News Top Gun Live coverage Last weekend, Debra Cleghorn and Gerry Yarrish traveled down to Lakeland, FL to cover the Top Gun Scale Invitational. They were on the flightline for interviews with the builders, up-close details and in-the-air videos. Check out ModelAirplaneNews.com for their complete coverage and marvel at the great detail that goes […]
What more need be said?! Each of these multi-wing beauties looked and flew great! Above is the cockpit detail of the Glenn Torrance Models 1/3-scale Fokker D-VII that won 1st place in Team Scale. Flown by the team of Tom Kosewski (pilot) and Glenn Torrance (builder), this amazing WW1 German fighter was detailed inside and […]
The ever present Dave Johnson is caught wrenching on his very successful Albatros D.V. Except for a less than perfect landing, Dave doing pretty good here at the Paradise Field version of Top Gun. Will be interesting to see where he places this year!