If you have never given Control Line (CL) flying a try, this article will bring you information about entering CL in whatever event you would like to join. Read more to explore another segment of model aviation!
Welcome to the next frontier of excitement for novice pilots, experienced hobbyists, avid aviators and photography enthusiasts alike. The sky is the limit — even with your feet planted firmly on the ground.
LiPo (Lithium-Polymer) batteries are a popular means for powering our electric models. As is the case when working with any power source, there are a few things that modelers need to know to stay safe and keep their batteries performing.
The first mass produced model airplane engine was designed and built by 16-year old Bill Brown, Jr. His friend, Maxwell Bassett designed model aircraft to test the engines. In 1933, flying with a gas engine, Max won the Mulvihill, Cabin model Stout, and the Moffeft International Trophy because the rules did not yet stipulate the type of power.