MAN Crew at US Air Meet

Sep 10, 2012 No Comments

It’s not often that a really big, really new event springs onto the scene, but when it happens, the Model Airplane News crew takes notice. For this first time event, Horizon Hobby pulled all the stops and the US Air Meet held at the Sanford Sea Coast Airport in Sanford, ME was a huge extravaganza [...]

Read more

Seth Arnold at the US Air Meet — Updated

Sep 07, 2012 No Comments

  The flightline action is amazing here at the US Air Meet in Sanford Maine and one of the amazing pilots we saw fly today is Seth Arnold flying his Hangar 9 35% Extra 300. Seth Arnold also took top honors with his Extra 300 at the 2011 Extreme Flight Championships (XFC) in Muncie, IN [...]

Read more

The Radio Control Show Episode 175

Sep 07, 2012 No Comments

Don’t miss this week’s episode of The Radio Control Show where we get a sneak peak at the upcoming Freestyle Aerobatics DVD, take a look at a huge 87% RC airplane, get an in depth description of the new Top Flite F4U Corsair, and much more. See the full video in the player below:  

Read more

US Air Meet Flightline

Sep 07, 2012 No Comments

    Model Airplane News is here in Sanford, Maine and we’ve set up camp just off the main flightline here at the US Air Meet. We shot some photos walking the large flightline and ran into some of our friends including Mike McConville, Matt Chapman and even the Guys from Warbirds over Delaware, Dave and [...]

Read more

MAN Covers the Horizon Hobby Air Meet

Sep 05, 2012 3 Comments

Join the Model Airplane News crew this weekend as we get the inside scoop on this brand-new RC event! Held at the Sanford Sea Coast Regional Airport in Sanford, Maine, the Air Meet will be one of the most exciting RC experiences of the year, with noon demo shows by pro pilots as well as open jet and helicopter flying, [...]

Read more

Update! Human-powered heli breaks ground effect

Sep 05, 2012 12 Comments

When we last reported on the University of Maryland students and their impressive Gamera II machine, they had only managed to get few feet off the ground. In this latest video, Gamera II gains 8 feet in altitude using just its pedaling passenger for power! Here’s the scoop, as reported by Claudine Zap of Yahoo’s [...]

Read more

The Radio Control Show Episode 174

Aug 31, 2012 1 Comment

This week’s episode of The Radio Control Show highlights a giant 60% sea plane from the Joe Nall event, UAV technologies, tips and tricks, and much more. See the full video in the player below:

Read more

Fantastic F-84 ‘Flash

Aug 29, 2012 10 Comments

This 9-foot-long F-84F Thunderflash is Brian O’Meara’s latest creation, and it’s the only RC model F-84F flying in the world! Brian spent two years building the jet from a made-to-order Phantasy in Blue kit from the Netherlands and modeled it after Foto Fanny, a photo-reconn aircraft that had six cameras in its nose. The model is powered by [...]

Read more
Copyright © 2014 Air Age Media. All rights reserved.