Radio controlled pylon air racing in San Diego, California. This promotional video was made to entice other San Diego RC clubs to get involved in pylon racing. For more information, race schedules, and rules, go to www.PylonAirRacing.com
The University of North Dakota offers a very unique four-year degree to students looking to major in aerospace, but not necessarily pilot a commercial or military airplane. The Unmanned Aircraft Systems degree program curriculum at UND prepares students with career objectives aimed at the civil unmanned aircraft systems industry. The Boeing/Insitu Scan Eagle is used by the program as the example platform for the students.
The Plymouth Motor Corporation sponsored a large modeling contest called the International Model Plane Contest from 1947 to 1952. The competition brought young men from all over the country to compete in Detroit for a dazzling array of trophies.