Hyperion 900x250
Log In
Access Premium Site»
Not a member? Join today!

http://www.airagestore.com/planes/back-issues/model-airplane-news-march-2017.html

Motion RC Freewing F-15C Eagle: March Issue

Scale WW I Finishing Techniques — Applying Plywood Panels

Customize Your ARF: Easy Scale Tips & Tricks

Four Top Workshop Tips

RotorDrone Magazine - Subscribe Now!

Ultimate Responsive Image Slider Plugin Powered By Weblizar

LATEST


Let’s give thanks!

Let’s give thanks!

As we get ready to celebrate Thanksgiving, our thoughts naturally turn to those items we couldn’t live without. Here’s a top 10 list of things of what the editors and contributors of Model Airplane News and Electric Flight appreciate.   Almost-ready-to-fly planes. Building is fun, but you’ve got to love having a plane flight-ready in a […]
AMA West 2017 200x120
Workshop Build-Along — Douglas Skyraider Part 9 — Wing Construction

Workshop Build-Along — Douglas Skyraider Part 9 — Wing Construction

So now that we have come to a natural breakaway point with the fuselage, it’s a good time to begin the wing construction. Eventually we will return to the fuselage for the firewall and engine installation, but for now, lets work with some ribs. After cleaning up all the debris from the fuselage build, lay out the […]
Warbird Landings Done Right!

Warbird Landings Done Right!

You know the feeling: a  beautiful RC warbird comes in for a landing and everyone in the crowd holds their breath as the wheels touch once, maybe twice, and the plane slows to a halt. Our friends across the pond, videographers Pete and Dean Coxon, attend dozens of RC events in the UK throughout the […]
WW II First Dogfights
8 Great Shop Tips

8 Great Shop Tips

We have a better idea than fighting the crowd at the mall this holiday weekend … spend some time in your workshop! To help with that, here are eight workshop tips that we hope will make your life easier. KEEP CANOPY BOLTS FROM BACKING OUT Use this method to help hold onto canopies. Take an 1/8-inch-thick […]
Magnetic Cowl Attachment

Magnetic Cowl Attachment

Neodymium magnets are members of the rare earth family and made from a combination of iron, boron and of course, neodymium. They were developed by General Motors and Sumitomo Special Metals in the early 1980s and are the strongest permanent magnets to date.  These magnets are truly amazing. Their strength is over ten times the […]
Mastering the tailslide

Mastering the tailslide

A typical tailslide begins from upright level flight parallel to the runway. The pilot then applies throttle and performs a 1/4 loop to enter a vertical up-line. After the vertical line is established, the pilot gradually pulls the throttle back to idle. The aircraft will slow down and eventually will come to a stop. At that […]
Dromida HoverShot: Easy FPV Video Drone

Dromida HoverShot: Easy FPV Video Drone

We just got the new HoverShot RTF camera drone from Dromida for a test hop and out of the box, we have have to say this little quadcopter is a blast to fly. The ready to fly Dromida HoverShot FPV 120mm Drone comes with everything you need to get it into the air and it has a […]
Dromida Voyager: A micro sport-scale classic

Dromida Voyager: A micro sport-scale classic

First produced in the early 1940s, the Voyager was a light-duty civilian single-wing airplane built by the Stinson Aircraft Company. The new micro RC Voyager from Dromida is an excellent miniature version of the full-size aircraft, and it comes out of the box 100 percent ready to fly. With its attractive paint scheme and molded-in details, the Voyager is a great […]
Battle of Britain Fighter

Battle of Britain Fighter

This warbird has been flying for six years and has made 90 flights! Built by John Veasey, this 1/4.5-scale Hawker Hurricane was the prototype for the Tony Nijhuis line of Hurricane kits. Featuring all built-up construction with a fiberglass cowl and formed canopy, this 103-inch-span RC fighter weighs 38 pounds and is powered by a […]
5 Budget Tips & Tricks

5 Budget Tips & Tricks

These five easy tips are sure to make your modeling life easier, and they don’t cost a dime! TIE UP THOSE LOOSE ENDS If one of your model’s control servo connectors become unplugged during flight, at best, you’re going to have a really tough time getting it back on the ground in one piece. At worst, […]
Ultimate Dromida Package Giveaway – ENTER NOW!

Ultimate Dromida Package Giveaway – ENTER NOW!

Here’s your chance to score a Voyager plane, HoverShot FPV drone and Dromida Monster Truck! If you win, you’ll get all three of these exciting ready-to-run (and fly) models. See ’em all in action, there are videos for each when you scroll down. For entry details and rules, just click here or on any of […]
Airage Media © 2017
WordPress Lightbox Plugin