Airplanes & Rockets
(Seize the Day!)
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
BSEE - KB3UON
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January 1969 American Aircraft Modeler
These pages from vintage modeling magazines like
American Aircraft Modeler,
Model Airplane News,
R/C Modeler, captured
the era. All copyrights acknowledged.
Vol. 68, No. 1
Cover Photo: One of the most famous racing aircraft in
history is the DeeBee R-1 Supersportster of 1932, depicted in full color Björn Karlström. It had a 750/800
hp Pratt & Whitney Wasp Sr. engine.
Posted March 20, 2011
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