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Kirt Blattenberger
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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 ...

1996 - 2026

Kirt Blattenberger
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September 1954 Air Trails Hobbies for Young Men
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September 1954 Air Trails
September 1954 Air Trails Cover - Airplanes and RocketsTable of Contents

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.


September 1954

Vol. 42, No. 6


Borrowed "Bucks" for College Years 20
Macchi "Saetta" Fighter, by Walter A. Musciano 26
Aerial Horse-Shoe Game: A Study in Aerodynamics New Fun with Oldest "Whirlybird" - the Boomerang, by Lawrence H. Conover 28
San Francisco's Busy Boatmen, by Jacobs, Jr. 34
Jaunty Alouette, Roy L. Clough, Jr. 36
Straight Talk About Safe Shooting, Jack F. George 40
Adding Scale Detail to Your B-24 Bomber Flying Scale Model, by Frank Lashek and Cal Smith 48
Sketchbook, Drawings by H.A. Thomas 80


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Posted November 29, 2014

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