Even during the busiest times of my life I have endeavored to maintain some form of model building activity.
This site has been created to help me chronicle my journey through a lifelong involvement in model aviation,
which all began in Mayo, MD. There
is a lot of good information and there are lotof pictures throughout the website that you will probably find useful, and might even bring back
some old memories from your own days of yore. The website began life around 1996 as an EarthLink screen
name of ModelAirplanes, and quickly grew to where more server space
Try Using SEARCH to Find What You Need. >1,400 Pages Indexed
on Airplanes & Rockets!
flying my Taylorcraft at the Fairview Business Park in Fairview, Pennsylvania, a group of guys drove up a few hundred
feet away and unloaded an electric B-17 R/C model. It turned out to be some members of the
Thermal G R/C Club that meets here
in Erie, PA. The club president, Cliff Bendig, walked over and introduced himself, and said that club treasurer Gary
Niemi was the owner and pilot of the B-17. I drove over to where they were just in time to get this video of the landing.
Electric R/C B-17 Flying t Fairfield Business Park, Fairfield, PA