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Kirt Blattenberger, Webmaster - Airplanes and Rockets

Kirt Blattenberger

Carpe Diem!

(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 ...

Copyright

1996 - 2026

Webmaster:

Kirt Blattenberger

BSEE - KB3UON

Family Websites:

RF Cafe | Equine Kingdom

All trademarks, copyrights, patents, and other rights of ownership to images and text used on the Airplanes and Rockets website are hereby acknowledged.

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 Ikarus ECO 8 hovering in Colorado Springs - Kirt Blattenberger - Airplanes and Rockets

Ikarus Eco 8 - 1st flight

Colorado Springs, CO  (circa 1998)

Kirt with Carl Goldberg Mirage 550, Fairfield, OH 2000 - Airplanes and Rockets

Kirt with Carl Goldberg Mirage 550

Fairfield, OH  (circa 1999)

Supermodel Melanie Blattenberger with her Thunder Tiger Victoria RC sailboat in Loveland, Colorado - Airplanes and Rockets

Melanie with her Thunder Tiger Victoria RC sailboat

Colorado Springs, CO  (circa 2000)

Visit her Kiwi Cove web site

Supermodel Melanie holding the Guillows P-51 Mustang - Airplanes and Rockets

Melanie with my Guillows P-51

Erie, PA  (circa 2010)

Airplanes and Rockets - SBD-3 Dauntless Dive Bomber plastic model by Philip & Kirt Blattenberger - Airplanes and Rockets

SBD-3 Dauntless Dive Bomber plastic model

Colorado Springs, CO  (circa 1998)

Sally Blattenberger (now Sally Cochran) holding her Comet J-5 Cub Cruiser - Airplanes and Rockets

Sally with her Comet J-5 Cub Cruiser

Loveland, CO  (circa 2001)

Sally Blattenberger launching her Estes Gemini rocket in Loveland, CO - Airplanes and Rockets

Sally launching her Estes Gemini rocket

Loveland, CO  (circa 2003)

Carl Goldberg Spectra being held by Supermodel Melanie - Airplanes and Rockets

Great Planes Electra

Kernersville, NC  (circa 2002)

The Blattenberger "Model Airplane Museum Wall"

Home Museum Wall

Kernersville, NC (circa 2003)

 Kirt & Philip Blattenberger with Sig Akromaster in Colorado Springs, CO (circa 2000) - Airplanes and Rockets

Philip & Kirt with Sig Akromaster C/L model

Colorado Springs, CO  (circa 2000)

Visit his Divide & Conquer web site

Sally Blattenberger with her Estes Viking rocket in Loveland, CO - Airplanes and Rockets

Sally with her Estes Viking rocket

Loveland, CO  (circa 2000)

Visit her Equine Kingdom web site

Revell plastic B-17 Flying Fortress model nose by Philp & Kirt Blattenberger - Airplanes and Rockets

B-17 Flying Fortress plastic model

Colorado Springs, CO  (circa 1998)

Harrier plastic model by Philip & Kirt Blattenberger - Airplanes and Rockets

Harrier Jump Jet plastic model

Palm Bay, FL  (circa 1996)

Revell DC-3 plastic model by Kirt Blattenberger - Airplanes and Rockets

Douglas DC-3 plastic model

Loveland, CO  (circa 2001)

GWS J-3 RC airplane

GWS J-3 Cub

Kernersville, NC (circa 2003)

Kirt & Philip Blattenberger with Carl Goldberg 1/2A Skylane - Airplanes and Rockets

Carl Goldberg 1/2A Skylane w/Norvell 0.061

Kernersville, NC  (circa 2003)

Philip & Sally in USS North Carolina - Airplanes and Rockets

Philip & Sally in USS North Carolina  (circa 2004)

Philip & Sally Blattenberger with F-15 Eagle - Airplanes and Rockets

Philip & Sally with F-15 Eagle

Philip & Sally Blattenberger with T-38 Trainer - Airplanes and Rockets

Philip & Sally Blattenberger with T-38

Here are a few links to pages I have regarding my days of yore:

- Holly Hill Harbor

- Model airplanes

- Model boats

- Electrical / electronics projects

- Model helicopters

- Model rockets

- My model train

- Woodworking projects

- Photos of earlier times

- 1969 Camaro SS

- Southern Senior High School Yearbook (Harwood, Maryland)

  • Senior Class 'Official' Photos

  • Senior Class Childhood Photos

- Parole Plaza, Annapolis, Maryland

Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) Plans Service - Airplanes and Rockets

Modeling Resources

Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) - Airplanes and Rockets

Academy of Model

Aeronautics

Tower Hobbies logo - Airplanes and Rockets

Tower Hobbies

Horizon Hobby logo - Airplanes and Rockets

Horizon Hobby

Sig Manufacturing - Airplanes and Rockets

Sig Mfg

Brodak Manufacturing - Airplanes and Rockets

Brodak Mfg