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  • An Enjoyable Model To Build And Fly January 15, 2020
    */ Written by Fitz Walker Moustache Model Works 20cc DHC-2 Beaver As seen in the FEBRUARY 2020 issue of Model Aviation. */ Bonus Video
    At A Glance Specifications Model type: Semiscale electric/gas Skill level: Intermediate Wingspan: 91.4 inches Wing area: 904 square inches Length: 57.6 inches Wing loading: 30 to 33 ounces per […]
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  • Fly From Floats Or Wheels Right Out Of The Box January 15, 2020
    */ Written by Greg Gimlick Horizon Hobby E-flite Turbo Timber 1.5m BNF Basic with AS3X and SAFE Select As seen in the February 2020 issue of Model Aviation. */ At A Glance Specifications Model type: Foam electric aircraft Skill level: Beginner to expert Wingspan: 47.5 inches Wing area: 559.5 square inches Airfoil: Semisymmetrical Length: 40.9 […]
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  • Explore The Fringes Of RC Flight January 14, 2020
    */ Written by Terry Dunn Flex Innovations FV-31 Cypher VTOL EDF Super PNP As seen in the February 2020 issue of Model Aviation. */ Bonus Video
    At A Glance Specifications Type: Electric VTOL sport flyer Wingspan: 38.2 inches Length: 35 inches Radio: Spektrum iX12 transmitter; Spektrum SMP4649T receiver; three Potenza DS-15 digital servos […]
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  • Officially Licensed Xcub Provides Versatility January 13, 2020
    */ Written by Tony Stillman Horizon Hobby Hangar 9 CubCrafters XCub 60cc ARF As seen in the FEBRUARY 2020 issue of Model Aviation. */ Bonus Video
    At A Glance Specifications Model type: Semiscale ARF Skill level: Intermediate Wingspan: 116 inches Wing area: 1,908 square inches Wing loading: 35 ounces per square foot Length: […]
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  • Warbirds and Classics of the Bluegrass January 13, 2020
    */ Written by Rachelle Haughn A Giant Scale As seen in the FEBRUARY 2020 issue of Model Aviation. */ Flickr Album 01. An F9F Panther flown by Dave Chew comes in low and slow down the runway. 02. Steve Forrest’s B-24 Liberator (L) with smoke on tails a B-25 Mitchell. 03. A P-47 Thunderbolt Tarheel […]
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  • Free Flight World Championships January 10, 2020
    */ Written by Jace Pivonka International competition returns to Lost Hills after 18 years As seen in the February 2020 issue of Model Aviation. */ It has been 18 years since the 2001 Free Flight World Championships took place on US soil in Lost Hills, California. The 2019 FAI World Championships for Free Flight Model […]
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  • Staying Motivated January 8, 2020
    */ Written by Chris Mulcahy RC Helicopters As seen in the December 2019 issue of Model Aviation. */ THERE ARE MODELERS FLYING helicopters who, unfortunately, don’t have a local flying club to be a part of. Flying by yourself can be good, but after a while, it can get a little old, especially if you […]
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  • A Worthy Model Of The Popular Military Transport December 23, 2019
    */ Written by Jon Barnes AVIOS Hercules C-130 PNF Review As seen in the December 2019 issue of Model Aviation. */ Bonus Video
    At A Glance Specifications Model type: Semiscale multiengine electric Skill level: Intermediate to advanced Wingspan: 63 inches Wing area: 404 square inches Length: 47 inches Weight: 78 ounces Radio: Minimum […]
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  • Searching For Aeromodeling Events In The Archives December 23, 2019
    */ Written by National Model Aviation Museum staffIn the Air Membership News & Updates from AMA As seen in the November 2019 issue of Model Aviation. */ WE RECEIVE MANY questions at the National Model Aviation Museum pertaining to all types of modeling events. Inquiries come internally or from our members and friends in aeromodeling, […]
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  • Three Horizon Hobby Airplanes from Beginner to Expert! December 12, 2019
    */ Written by Jim Graham Born To Fly As seen in the November 2019 issue of Model Aviation. */ DISCOVER MORE CONTENT Check out additional content at www.ModelAviation.com/bonuscontent. I AM LUCKY in my hobby because I get to review RC airplanes. This summer, I had the opportunity to try three new aircraft from Horizon Hobby. […]
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