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E-FEST 2011 will be held on February 12 &
"Jet Man" Yves Rossy Performs First Loop Using
Jet-Cat P-200 Propelled
The Unexpected Rebirth of the Flying Car
Scientists Develop a Martian Airplane
London-based scientist's use of a R/C helicopter
to get breath samples from whales has led to her being awarded an "Ig Nobel" Prize
Doubling Lithium-Ion Battery Storage
Errant Navy Drone Near D.C. Almost Met by Fighter Jets
Fastest Helicopter on Earth
New Capabilities Propel Unmanned Aircraft Systems
Thermal-G R/C Club Summer 2010 Fly-In, Erie, PA
Website visitor Terry S. sent a photo of his
beautiful Proctor Antic Parasol!
Mobley sent photos of his 150% scale, electrified
If You Fly Free Flight, You Have to Visit
Libremente (Fly Freely) Website!
"Making Sonotube Beautiful" - Amateur Astronomers Using Monokote
on Telescope Tubes
Graphene Batteries Said to Recharge in 10 Minutes
Doubling Lithium-Ion Battery Storage
South Mountain Plantation
- Choose-and-Cut Christmas Tree Farm, Hagerstown / Boonsboro
Solar Plane Sets Out on Historic Flight
EADS Unveils Four-Engine Electric Aerobatic
Watch this amazing video of a raven attacking
an R/C model in flight!
Don't miss the Futaba Extreme Flight
Championships, June 11-13, 2010
Liquid Metal Batteries Could Lead to Power Storage Breakthrough
American Modeler & American Aircraft Modeler
Archive Recently Updated with New Editions
Update: Little Traveler II Record-Breaking Fundraiser Flight for
St. Jude Children's Hospital - 2010
is working towards launching a human being into space based entirely on sponsors
and volunteers - videos
UAVs Conquer The
Skies - feature story in Electronic Design magazine
Significant Step Toward Lightweight Batteries w/Li-Air - 3x Energy
The Greensboro Radio Aeromodelers (GRAMS)
Invite You to Check Out Their Fine Website
Charging Method Could Slash Battery Recharge Times (apply AC - very interesting)
From NACA To NASA: 95 Years of Innovation in Flight
The Present and Future of Unmanned Drone Aircraft: An Illustrated
Check Out an Crayola
8-Pack of Crayon Look-Alike Colored Rockets!
How About a 2-Stage Rocket with 4 2nd Stages...and a Microcontroller. Think MIRV.
Electric Planes Could Transform How We Fly
Listen to RC Radio Network (rcradionetwork.com)
Outhouse from April 1974 American Aircraft Modeler
Designing a Ducted Fan - February 1971 American
See the Vintage MRC Radio Ad
If you are a C/L aficionado,
you will appreciate Sam's Stuff & Hobbies.
Lots of hard-to-find kits
Where the Lithium for Your LiPo Batteries Comes From
AeroVironment Wins $23.9M Order for Army and Marine Corps
Digital Raven Systems
Did you know that
Barry Goldwater was an avid aircraft modeler?
What a Great Hobby Shop! Action Hobbies, in
Maxwell's Hobby Shop (Erie, PA) YouTube Video1971
American Aircraft Modeler Added to Scanable
archive for Dec 2008 - Dec 2009
Thanks to Flying Models
for Still Including the "We Will Remember..." Emblem on the Cover Each Month!
If You Are a Peanuts Fan, You Might Enjoy This
Collection of Comics from The Saturday Evening Post
Take a Whirlybird Out for a Holiday Whirl
Flight of Fancy:
MIT Autonomous Mini-Helicopter Solves One Tough Challenge
WWII SBD Dauntless Pulled from Lake Michigan
Hydrogen-Powered Fuel Cell Unmanned Air Vehicle
Sets 26-Hour Flight Endurance Record
Thanks to Larry Kruse for honorable mention
of Airplanes and Rockets in the December 2009 edition of Flying Models!
Test Begins Soon for Solar Impulse Round-the-World Flight
See Jim Wander's Beautiful
Open-Frame Guillows PBY-5a Catalina Model
Check Out the Model Flying New
Zealand (MFNZ) Website!
Vintage "Grid Leaks"
Early R/C Experimenters' Magazine Archive (PDF
- thanks Barry L.)
New Unmanned Chopper Sniffs Out IEDs
Remember the Hobie Hawk Sailplane?
Batteries Coming to Market - Rechargeable Zinc-Air Batteries Store 3x Energy of
Model Train Layout - Z Scale
Reusable Rocket Plane Soars in Test Flight
Beautiful Concept Airship Looks 85 Years into the Future
Aircraft Covering Weight Comparison
NIB DynaJet Sold on eBay
Military Aircraft Achieves Record
Rockets Can Run on
Toffee, Engineer Demonstrates
Who's Killing the Electric Plane?
FAA Hampering Progress
Model Aircraft Hobby Shops & Flying Sites in Erie, Pennsylvania
Little Traveler Fundraiser Flight for St. Jude Children's Hospital
Sunward Aerospace Group - Model
Rocket Manufacturer - Listing Added
Winged Shadow Systems'
How High™ Electronic Altimeter Teardown Report
Hero Pilot, 70, Averted Air Show Disaster after Co-Pilot Hit Throttle of Giant
Bomber by Mistake - Watch Video
For the Obsessive Compulsive
Nature in You - Live in a Commercial Jet
Flying Robots Can Fly More Effectively Than Flies
Fuel Cell Powered Unmanned Aerial System Achieves Flight Endurance Milestone
Jetex Engine Webpage is Finally Ready
Watch these videos
of the amazing Cardboard condor!
Remember Jetex Motors? Check
Eye-Bot Lands on the Ceiling, Surveils Area Remotely
Poems of Flight
New High Power Li-Ion Battery, 4x Energy Density & Rapid Charge
Man Crippled by Model Helicopter Plans Civil
Watch an iPhone Control a Micro Aero Vehicle
The Gravity Plane Uses a Combination
of Helium and Compressed Air to Fly Long Distances
Challenge Goes Live!
FCC Issues Part 15 Citation to Hobby Lobby for the
Pilot View FPV 2400 Video Transmitter
Templates to Your Balsa Using Avery Label Sheets
AirBorne Models has a few really nice-looking slope ARF soaring gliders
(could be thermalled) at reasonable prices. They also have powered models.
New Page on Electric Control Line Flight
Tiny DARPA Aircraft
Can Fly by Flapping Its Wings
Stealth Jet Could Have Won War for Hitler - the Horten 229
Tips & Tricks - A new feature of Airplanes and Rockets
Operations / Service Manual for DP-03 CO2 motor now available.
Giant Solar Plane Will Stay Aloft for Five Years Straight - Popular
See a video of Clive Gamble's
Sopwith Camel in flight. Its unique feature is a 4.5" hook-to-peg
distance for the rubber motor.
Set Record Fuel-Cell-Powered, R/C Airplane Flight
R/C Models Used for Full-Scale Aircraft Development
Here are a couple great
videos of DynaJet engines - one a tutorial, the other on an R/C Long EZ
Paul D.'s Electric
Sparky Flight Photos
Winder Update - Paint's On
Aerosente Glider Workshop
Cox Engine Parts
- $750M Inventory Discovered
Bob's Aircraft Documentation -
over 8,200 different color Foto Paaks
National Association of Scale Aeromodelers'
(NASA) website - the official AMA SIG pertaining to scale aeromodeling
Wings That Waggle Could Cut Aircraft Emissions by 20%
to ARC Recommendations
Enstrom Fuselage Painted & Installed on DuBro Tri-Star Frame
Croatia, Japan Win Paper-Airplane Championships
ModelExpo Hobby Products
- Some Unique Products
Largest Model Rocket to Lift Off Saturday
Coating Plane Wings in Feathers Could Reduce Drag