Going by the statistics and facts, RC is a male dominated hobby. RC appeals to guys, and a small percentage of females, but generally speaking (we mean 99%) this hobby is filled with guys. Guys who love to spend money, tinkering, building, and flying expensive RC Planes. Women tend to enjoy other hobbies, and while […]
New Digs for the oldest East Coast RC Industry Show The 2012 WRAM Show will be held at the Meadowlands Exposition Center at Harmon Meadow, Secaucus, New Jersey February 24, – 26, 2012. The new venue includes: ►61,000 sq. ft. on one level with 20’ ceiling ►All booths will be 10’ X 10’ (Increased from […]
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by Frank Tiano What does Spaghetti Sauce have to do with Model Airplane parts? Well, nothing really, but, that question does allow me to make a great analogy, and offers a fabulous way to get your attention! Almost everyone thinks the sauce they grew up on is the very best, regardless of whether it was […]
Sponsored by ElectriFly, this July 29-31 event held in Minnesota was a huge success, with 135 registered pilots! Already the largest electric event in the Midwest, the Watts event provided a great place for electric modelers to come together to fly, make friends and renew old acquaintances. Located just 45 miles south of Minneapolis, it was […]
Flyzone/ItCanFly has introduced a revolutionary new concept in ultra-light weight ready-to-fly R/C aircraft – Überlites! These aircraft use an innovative, new Snap-N-Fly technology, Uberlites enable pilots to fly multiple airframes by simply exchanging one compact flight module between them with a “snap.” The magnetically attached module contains all on-board electronics: motor, radio gear and LiPo […]
Well, the pieces are all coming together and we just received the beautiful awards for our upcoming Big Biplane Bash event. Set for September 24, this event promises to be our best yet. Hosted by the Central Connecticut RC Club, this is an all biplane and triplane event for RC models of all shapes, types […]
Check out this video on the new Hitec sensors that now reads the voltage and Amps. All this information can be seen on the Aurora 9 transmitter screen and saved to you laptop in real time. [kaltura-widget uiconfid=”1727911″ entryid=”0_rox92ozd” width=”640″ height=”390″ addpermission=”” editpermission=”” /]
RCX rolled into Chicago and drew massive media exposure, even from Chicago’s local ABC news station. Model Airplane News publisher Louis DeFrancesco and Formula Drift champion Vaughn Gittin JR were interviewed live this morning on ABC 7′s Saturday morning show. Check out the behind the scenes photos below, and watch the segment here.