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Wednesday, November 6, 2019

On the latest episode of the #AMAPodcast, Matt Ruddick talks with Jay Merkle, executive director of the FAA UAS Integration Office. Listen now at www.modelaircraft.org/podcast.

Control Line (CL) model aviation can trace its roots back to the early tethered experiments of Victor Tatin, whose compressed-air powered model was flown round-the-pole in 1879. In the 1920s and 1930s aeromodelers began to take this a step further and actually try and control their whip and powered aircraft in flight. Learn more here!