“A date which will live in infamy”

Dec 07, 2015 No Comments

Today, December 7, is National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day, which is observed in the United States to honor the victims who were killed in the Japanese surprise attack on Pearl Harbor on this day in 1941. This day or remembrance was designated by the United States Congress on August 23, 1994, and includes the tradition of flying the Flag of the [...]

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Monster Red Bull Aerobat

Dec 03, 2015 2 Comments

This 55% Yak really puts on a show at the Headcorn Southern Model Airshow in Kent, UK. Built and piloted by Steve Carr, the model uses a 500cc flat four-cylinder engine that puts out 50 horses, so the big 180-inch-span aerobat has no problem handing on the prop with plenty of power to do vertical [...]

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Spectacular Water Touch & Go goes Wrong!

Dec 03, 2015 17 Comments

This video was filmed at the Scalaria Air Challenge, which was begun as a gathering of seaplane pilots on Lake Wolfgang in Austria. It has become a major airshow event with all sorts of aircraft on display, and its seaplane roots are clearly evident. Anyone who flies in on floats, (or in a flying boat), [...]

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Mastering the tailslide

Dec 02, 2015 No Comments

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 [...]

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Must-Know Soldering Tips

Dec 01, 2015 10 Comments

There is always that occasional opportunity to do some soldering. When you need to add some connectors to a battery pack, or to make a set of wiring adapters for your battery charger, using heat and molten metal to join wires together is one of the oldest do-it-yourself tasks for RC hobbyists. The task is [...]

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Holiday Scale Cockpit Stuffers!

Dec 01, 2015 No Comments

If you are looking for something extra special for that scale RC modeler in you life, or you simply want to fill out the front office of your newest RC scale project, than you have to check out the great looking highly detail pilot figures from Warbirdpilots.com And here’s the latest inside scoop! Owner and [...]

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Gigantic 17-foot RC Dambuster!

Nov 25, 2015 10 Comments

One thing is for sure, the UK has a rich and exciting aviation history especially when it comes to WW2. One of the most famous missions flown by the RAF involved the 4-engine Avro Lancasters that flew Dam Busting missions in Germany. It is no wonder that RC builders and pilots reproduce giant scale RC [...]

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Holiday 40% Off Sale!

Nov 24, 2015 No Comments

If you are looking for some great Stocking Stuffers or need some ideas to add to the Holiday Wish List check out the http://www.airagestore.com/ website. Starting today till November 29, the Air Age Store is having a 40% off Cyber Monday Sale. Check it out now!      

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