Top Gun 2015 Static & Performance Award Winners

Top Gun 2015 Static & Performance Award Winners

It’s a combination of flying and building skills that counts when you enter the Top Gun Scale Invitational competition and the highlight of the banquet dinner is the presentation of the special achievement awards. From High Static to the Best of Classes and the flight performance recognition, the hardware is eye-opening just s much as the winning airplanes and their pilots. Here’s this year’s line up for Top Gun gold.

STATIC AWARDS          

Award                                     Sponsor                                   Winner                    Aircraft        Score

Masters High Static                ZAP GLUE                           Jeff Foley                BF-109E       97.917

Bf109E

Expert High Static                   FLY RC                                  Jack Diaz              Fouga            99.167

Jack Diaz

Team High Static                     RC SPORT FLYER              Graham Mears       T-33             97.417

Team winner

Unlimited High Static             MODEL AIRPLANE NEWS       Team Rudy                         96.167

Rudy

Best Civilian   Runner- Up      RED BULL                           Tim Cardin     T50 Bobcat

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Best Civilian (Pilots Choice)    BOLD PROPS                      Mike Fetyko            Stearman

Best Civilian Stearman Mike Fetyko

Best Military Runner- Up       SPEKTRUM RADIO            Gabriel Pellegrini    F-100

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Best Military (Pilots Choice)   HORIZON HOBBY             Mike Barbee           Grumman Wildcat

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Best WW2                              RAY & ROBINS HOBBY           Brian O’Meara        P-47

Omeara

Best Biplane                           EZ BALANCER                         John Boyko              Pitts Special

Pitts

Best WW 1                             FALCON PROPS                       David James            SPAD VII

Spad

Best Pre WW2                        WARBIRDS OVER the ROCKIES  Jack Buckley        DH82 Tiger Moth

TigerMoth

Best Jet                                   ELITE AEROSPORTS                  Jack Diaz                 Fouga

JackJet

Best Pro-Am PRO                   CORTEX – DEMON GYROS      Gustavo Campana       Pampa

Pampa

Best Pro-Am SPORT               MODEL AIRPLANE NEWS       Aarahn Stewart      P-47

P47

Engineering Excellence           ZAP GLUE                                  Skip Mast              C-130

C-130

Outstanding Craftsmanship   MICRO FASTENERS                Todd Bixby              Airco DH1A

Airco DH1A

Best Unlimited Showing        ROBART MFG.                        Randy Clark             YAK 130

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Top Buns Award                     FLY GIRLS                                Mike Fetyko

Best Jet Performance             KING TECH TURBINES       Peter Goldsmith     F-104

104

Best WW2 Performance        CARF MODELS                       Brian O’Meara      P-47

O'meara

Best Multi Performance         GLOBAL  JET CLUB              David Payne            B-17

B-17

Critic’s Choice Runner-up       FTE                                          Mike Barbee           T-34

T34

 

Critic’s Choice Award              Zap Glue & MAN                    Mike Barbee           Wildcat

Barbee Wildcat

Mr. Top Gun– Jack Diaz

Mr. Top Gun

Updated: July 20, 2015 — 12:20 PM
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