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Model Aviation Online Features

Below are articles featured in both the print and online edition of Model Aviation. Select an article to read more.


Beginning to Fly Helicopters


Written by Chris Mulcahy RC Helicopters Column As seen in the May 2018 issue of Model Aviation.

Airline Travel with Small Model Aircraft


Written by Don DeLoach Photos by Lee Hines and the author Tips to ensure that your models arrive safely As seen in the June 2018 issue of Model Aviation.

Mauboussin Hémiptère Experimental Aircraft Build


Written by Laddie Mikulasko Build a 1930's Experimental Aircraft Product Review As seen in the June 2018 issue of Model Aviation.


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Retro RC Ebenezer RC The Limey


Written by Joe Hass FF airplane returns as an RC model Product Review As seen in the June 2018 issue of Model Aviation.


Specifications

Wingspan: 20-3/16 inches Wing area: 110.8 square inches Flying weight: 5.6 to 6.75 ounces Three channels: Rudder, elevator, and throttle

Horizon Hobby Hangar 9 P-47D Thunderbolt 20cc ARF


Written by George Kaplan Warbird Excitement comes in a convenient size Product Review As seen in the June 2018 issue of Model Aviation.


Specifications

Model type: Semiscale ARF Skill level: Intermediate to advanced Wingspan: 67 inches Wing area: 825 square inches

Horizon Hobby Hangar 9 Van's RV-4 30cc ARF


Written by Dan Gaston An enjoyable homebuilt aircraft Product Review As seen in the June 2018 issue of Model Aviation.


Specifications

Model type: Semiscale ARF Skill level: Intermediate Wingspan: 85 inches Wing area: 1,551 square inches Length: 73 inches

Great Planes PT-19 Sport Scale .46 GP/EP ARF


Written by Troy Hamm This military trainer makes a great sport model. Product Review As seen in the June 2018 issue of Model Aviation.

Specifications

Model type: Semiscale ARF Wingspan: 56.5 inches Wing area: 536.7 square inches Length: 46.2 inches Weight: 80 to 88 ounces

AMA Integrates App


In the Air As seen in the April 2018 issue of Model Aviation.

AMA has partnered with AirMap, the world’s leading airspace management platform for unmanned aircraft, to integrate a situational awareness app for drone pilots.

Try These Helicopter Tricks


Written by Mark Fadely Radio Control Helicopters Column As seen in the October 2011 issue of Model Aviation.

Hello all, and thanks for checking out this month’s RC helicopter column.

Beginner's Guide to Control Line


Written by Allen Brickhaus Learn more about the art of circle flying How-to As seen in the May 2014 issue of Model Aviation.

Testing Rubber for Strength


Written by Don Slusarczyk Free Flight Indoor Column As seen in the July 2017 issue of Model Aviation.

NewBeeDrone Unicorn Edition Brushed Motor


New products that are Worth a Closer Look Product review As seen in the April 2018 issue of Model Aviation.

Choosing the Right Glue


Written by Terry Dunn A builder’s guide to common adhesives How-to As seen in the October 2013 issue of Model Aviation.

Storage Time is Coming


Written by Greg Gimlick Electrics Column As seen in the December 2016 issue of Model Aviation.


It’s Time to Store Your Batteries

Venom Pro Quad Micro 1S 4 Channel AC/DC LiPo & LiHV Battery Charger


New products that are Worth a Closer Look Product review As seen in the March 2018 issue of Model Aviation.

Heli Maintenance Tips


Written by Chris Mulcahy RC Helicopters Column As seen in the February 2014 issue of Model Aviation.

Great Planes Bird of Time EP Sailplane ARF


Written by Terry Dunn Ready for long, relaxing flights? Product Review As seen in the May 2018 issue of Model Aviation.


Specifications

Type: ARF electric glider Wingspan: 118 inches Wing area: 1,050 square inches Length: 49 inches

Horizon Hobby Hangar 9 Valiant 10cc ARF


Written by Fitz Walker An economical, gas-powered or quiet electric sport model Product Review As seen in the May 2018 issue of Model Aviation.


Specifications

Model type: Sport Skill level: Intermediate Wingspan: 69 inches Wing area: 640 square inches Length: 51 inches

Horizon Hobby HOBBYZONE Carbon Cub S+ 1.3m RTF


Written by Greg Gimlick Start down the RC path in style Product Review As seen in the May 2018 issue of Model Aviation.


Taking Helicopter Safety Seriously


Written by Mark Fadely Radio Control Helicopters Column As seen in the July 2009 issue of Model Aviation.

Hi, everyone! Thanks for checking out this month’s column. We cover the coolest aspect of RC aviation. I am referring to helicopters. This is the place where we cover all things rotary.

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