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DroneHackers

The start of something big!

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Model Airplane News
March 2020

Tom Lowrie and His Acro Sport IIS

This amazing 40% scale aerobatic biplane is scratch-built

4 mins read
Model Airplane News
November 2019

From RC To Full Scale

Nick Ziroli Jr. and his warbird obsession

2 mins read
Model Airplane News
November 2019

FMS Futura V2 80mm EDF

A slick-looking, smooth-flying electric sport jet

6 mins read
Model Airplane News
November 2019

VQ Warbirds B-24 Liberator

This WW II heavy bomber is loaded with details

3 mins read
Model Airplane News
November 2019

Fly the Vertical S

Four easy steps to perfection

5 mins read
Model Airplane News
November 2019

Hot For The Holi

42 EDITOR PICKS TO GIVE (AND GET!)CKS TO GIVE (AND GET!)

9 mins read
Model Airplane News
January 2020

Negative Snap From An Inverted Climb

3D excitement in four easy steps

4 mins read
Model Airplane News
January 2020

Teen Designer, Builder, And Pilot!

Joe Carpino takes home the gold at the WW I RC Jamboree

1 min read
Model Airplane News
January 2020

In The Workshop With Pat Tritle

61 YEARS OF MODEL BUILDING

5 mins read
Model Airplane News
January 2020

Flying With Flaps

Fly like a pro by understanding the basics

7 mins read
Model Airplane News
January 2020

Create An Award-Winning Aluminum Finish

A warbird gets a shiny makeover

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Model Airplane News
December 2019

Powerbox Systems CORE

Top-shelf transmitter for the serious pilot

4 mins read
Model Airplane News
December 2019

Mike Gross Sr.'s Fokker D.VII - A 1/3-scale WW I masterpiece

When it comes to RC scale and warbirds, one guy who had done it all is Mike Gross Sr. Mike has worked at Nick Ziroli Giant Scale Plans for years, and he has been an active pilot, builder, designer and competitor for decades. At the recent Long Island Skyhawks Dawn Patrol, Mike’s newest build was a 1/3-scale Fokker D.VII and as with all of his past projects, this one was over the top.

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Model Airplane News
December 2019

FMS A-10 Thunderbolt II V2

Excellent scale detail and performance

5 mins read
Model Airplane News
December 2019

E-Flite/Horizon Hobby P-39 Airacobra 1.2m

This unusual WW II model flies as good as it looks!

5 mins read
Model Airplane News
December 2019

Dress Up Your Warbird

Weathering and detailing a Spitfire ARF

6 mins read
Model Airplane News
October 2019

E-Flite/ Horizon Hobby F-4 Phantom II 80mm EDF

User-friendly Navy “Rhino” for RC jet enthusiasts

6 mins read
Model Airplane News
October 2019

E-Flite/Horizon Hobby Timber X 1.2m

Mild STOL performance to wild 3D—the choice is yours!

5 mins read
Model Airplane News
October 2019

Horizon RC Fest

Heaven on earth for RC’ers at Eli Field

4 mins read
Model Airplane News
October 2019

Best Jets

Editors’ 10 top picks for the best sport and scale speed demons

8 mins read
Model Airplane News
October 2019

Top RC Model

This quick-building composite warbird is a true thoroughbred

6 mins read
Model Airplane News
October 2019

How To Fly With Flaps

Understanding their function and benefit

5 mins read
Model Airplane News
July 2019

Public-Safety Drones

InsIghts from an expert

3 mins read
Model Airplane News
July 2019

1/7-Scale Hawker Hind

A great-flying 63-inch-span RAF biplane.

8 mins read
Model Airplane News
January 2019

Mapping A West Indies island paradise

SILHOUETTE ISLAND, part of the Seychelles in the western Indian Ocean, has an amazing biodiversity and is home to several critically endangered plants and animals.

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Model Airplane News
October 2018

Legacy Aviation Muscle Coupe

This great-looking scale aircraft is a blast to fly.

6 mins read
Model Airplane News
October 2018

Hangar 9/Horizon Hobby Ultra Stick 10cc ARF

From mild sport flying to wild 3D aerobatics, this plane can do it all.

5 mins read
Model Airplane News
October 2018

The Seafire Mk 47

Last of an Elegant Line

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Model Airplane News
October 2018

Rage R/C Super Cub MX

A fun, ready-to-fly backyard classic

3 mins read
Model Airplane News
July 2019