These two new E-flite UMX planes are sold separately but you will find that you need to have them both. Our writer Michael York found that the Cub had ample power to quickly get both planes airborne and skyward. He states, “After a very scale-like liftoff, we climbed in a large circular pattern up to [...]
Innov8tive designs have always carried top quality Scorpion and Cobra motors and ESCs, but recently they started adding some top-quality multi-rotors from Next Level. Here at Model Airplane News we are always looking for a new way to bring information to our readers and when we got the chance to review this good size quad [...]
“The Great Planes Avistar Elite is one of the best trainers I have ever had the chance to fly,” said Evan Reid, our reviewer. The construction of this plane is one of the easiest out there to assemble. In a little less than an hour, this plane can be put together and ready to fly with only a [...]
With the new Seagull ARF, distributed by Horizon Hobby, you can enjoy quick-build assembly time with this sport-scale ARF. Top-quality balsa and light-ply are used to make the structure, which is covered beautifully with Hangar 9 UltraCote in a winning color combo of yellow, white, and black. Seagull’s Glasair is a well-engineered ARF and has a very quick build [...]
We got a chance to checkout and fly the ParkZone/Horizon Albatros D.Va, our own Michael York took this great looking biplane and put it through its paces. Watch the video to see what our contributor has to say about this fun aircraft. Be sure to check out his last landing.
AeroWorks has released a great looking LC-126 ARF-QB model based on their C-195. Constructed of balsa and ply, the roughly 1/5-scale plane is covered in genuine Ultracote and mimics the livery of its full-size counterpart on display at the National Museum of the United States Air Force in Dayton, OH. Our reviewer Michael York was [...]
We got a chance to checkout and fly the Flyzone DHC-2 Beaver, our own Jason Benson put this plane through it paces and we found it performs especially well. Remove a few bolts and you can install a pair of good quality floats for some off-the-water fun. Watch the video to see what our contributor [...]
In this video you see the Flying Heritage Collection’s (FHC) Fw 190A-5 Focke-Wulf, Based in Everett, Washington. On July 19, 1943 the FHC FW 190 was being flown by Paul Ratz, flight leader, and his wingmen were on a “free hunt” mission over the “corridor of death”. The details Luftwaffe loss report indicated that the [...]