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Kirt Blattenberger, Webmaster - Airplanes and Rockets

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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 ...

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August 1954 Air Trails Hobbies for Young Men
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August 1954 Air Trails
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These pages from vintage modeling magazines like Flying Aces, Air Trails, American Modeler, American Aircraft Modeler, Young Men, Flying Models, Model Airplane News, R/C Modeler, captured the era. All copyrights acknowledged.

August 1954

Vol. 42, No. 5


A.J. Aircraft Company Advertisement 18
Model This B-24 Liberator, by Frank Lashek 20
Auto Progress Memory Lane Collection (No. 2), by Douglas Rolfe 24
Skiddin' II Racing Hydroplane, by Frank Ehling 28
Air Progress Famous Firsts, by Douglas Rolfe 30
Chula Vistan, 5-Way Contest F/F Model,

CPO Tom Henebry

Free Flight Color and Visibility Chart, by Dr. Stanley D. Hill 35
"ATH" Airmen of Vision Aircraft Design Competition 45
Sketchbook - Model Building Tips, drawings by Thomas 64
Auto Design Competition, Money for Your Dream Car 76


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Posted March 15, 2014