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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The Cover: The Travel Air R, with fantastic performance for 1929, was painted
in authentic colors by Bjorn Karlström. Such well-known pilots as Frank Hawks and
Jimmy Doolittle made it especially famous.