Jenni Orebaugh reviews the Futuaba 6J Six Channel 2.4 GHz S-FHSS Radio. It is a radio system easy enough for the beginning flier. Read the entire story and review on page 67 in the December issue of Model Aviation magazine. The Futaba 6J Radio System is an asset to any type of aircraft flown whether [...]
The E-flite Advance 25e is designed to help newer pilots transition from a high-wing trainer aircraft to a more advanced low-wing aircraft with a broader flight envelope.
Thunder Tiger YAK 54 3D ARF REVIEW [No. 4349-K20-03 Red/White/Black/Silver] By: Barry Yarkon About the author: A member/webmaster of the Rockland County Radio Control Club (RCRCC) and the Hudson Valley Radio Control Club (HVRCC), both in New York, Barry Yarkon is a previous contributor to Sport Aviator. Can a relative newcomer successfully step up to [...]
The Mentor-G by Maxford USA has to be one of the best all-round Basic Trainers available. It might just also be the best airplane to introduce RC flying to the public. Its slow flight is excellent, its initial and operating costs are low while it can be exciting to fly if pushed. Join us as Sport Aviator tests a very unique Basic Trainer.
Because of its complicated, narrow landing gear and tubby looks, the Naval fighter that held the line in early WW II Pacific battles is seldom modeled. ParkZone has changed this by introducing a fine, detailed scale model of the airplane that helped win the Battle of Midway. Come fly with us as this rare airplane secures its well-earned place in the sky once again.
Two airplanes in one RTF teach the pilot to fly and then moves on to aerobatics with a few minutes of wing remounting. The FlyZone Switch is a new concept and performs well. Join radio host Ralph Squillace as he teats both Switch versions and opens the RC world to his Dad.
The Cirrus R22 series of composite aircraft are a massive improvement over the older aluminum private airplanes. Sleek in design and vastly overpowered, they have taken control of the new private airplane market place. Now Great Planes has introduced a fiberglass replica that is electric powered and performs better than the original. Join world-renown model builder Bob Noll and enjoy exploring this amazing airplane.
By: Jay Smith The Piper PA-18 Super Cub is a two-seat, single-engine monoplane first introduced in 1949 by Piper Aircraft. With its distinctive high-wing design and yellow trim scheme, the Piper Cub is one of the most recognizable airplanes in the world. In close to 40 years of production, over 9,000 were built. Having flown [...]
The AT-6 Texan has always been a great first scale warbird. The World Models now offers the smaller electric pilot a chance at real warbird performance and maneuverability in a fast, easy to assemble ARF model. Even the retractable landing gear is pre-mounted. Bring a picnic lunch and join us in the park for some warbird fun.
Being a fan of biplanes and having had a Tiger Moth as my first electric RC airplane several years ago, I was thrilled to see the new ElectriFly Tiger Moth press release. After seeing one picture of this little gem with its scale details, I knew I had to have one.