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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.


Diagnostics: Common Issues and Solutions


Written by Greg Gimlick Electrics Column As seen in the October 2014 issue of Model Aviation.

Diagnostics Ain't Rocket Science


Written by Greg Gimlick Electrics Column As seen in the August 2014 issue of Model Aviation.

Old School


Written by Larry Kruse A traditional aircraft design for the new builder Construction As seen in the May 2018 issue of Model Aviation.


Specifications

Type: Sport model Wingspan: 30.25 inches Length: 23 inches Weight: 7.2 ounces ready to fly Wing loading: 6.75 ounces per square foot

Understanding Angle of Attack


Written by Scott Stoops Flight Training Column

Reflecting on 2017


Written by Chad Budreau Busy start to 2018 AMA in Action As seen in the March 2018 issue of Model Aviation.

I often hear people complain that our federal government is too slow, wasteful, and inefficient. This is partially by design.

Interview with Raquel Bellot


Written by Chris Mulcahy RC Helicopters Column As seen in the November 2017 issue of Model Aviation.

Unraveling the Mystery Behind Flybarless Gyros


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

Flex Innovations/Premier Aircraft QQ Cap 232ex Night Super PNP


Written by Josh Bernstein Hone your 3D skills day or night Product Review As seen in the April 2018 issue of Model Aviation.


Bonus Video

About Us: Flex Innovations


Written by Jay Smith As seen in the April 2018 issue of Model Aviation.

A Beginner's Guide to Electrics


Written by Greg Gimlick Demystifying the terms and technology used in electric flight Technical As seen in the February 2014 issue of Model Aviation.



Zoe Stumbaugh’s Spider Hex Rat


History Preserved As seen in the August 2017 issue of Model Aviation.

At first, FPV races were flown by groups of friends who wanted to have fun. They held informal competitions and vied for the title of “best.” Rules quickly emerged, however, as the races became more formal.

Graupner Husky 1800


Written by George Kaplan A versatile and enjoyable sport aircraft Product Review As seen in the April 2018 issue of Model Aviation.


Bonus Video

RC Scale


Written by Stan Alexander What is scratch-built? As seen in the April 2018 issue of Model Aviation.

Horizon Hobby Blade 330X RTF


Written by Greg Gimlick A convenient and capable aerobatic helicopter Product Review As seen in the April 2018 issue of Model Aviation.


Bonus Video

Graupner MZ-12 Pro


Written by George Kaplan Packed with features at a value price. Product Review As seen in the April 2018 issue of Model Aviation.


Bonus Video

Tune Your Engine Exhaust Like a Pro


Written by Eric Henderson The Engine Shop Technical As seen in the October 2012 issue of Model Aviation.

Flitzer Staaken Z1


Written by Pat Tritle Construct your own “homebuilt” biplane Product Review As seen in the April 2018 issue of Model Aviation.

Build Your First ARF


Written by Aaron Balwich Learn some basics of aircraft assembly How-to As seen in the November 2017 issue of Model Aviation.

Flite Fest South


Written by Barry Vaught Flite Test continues to expand its popular flying event As seen in the April 2018 issue of Model Aviation.


Photo Gallery

Helicopter Flight Training


Written by Jim Ryan A simple path from hovering, to forward flight, to nose-in hovering How-to As seen in the December 2017 issue of Model Aviation.

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