BONUS CONTENT: Best in the West Jet Event – Buttonwillow, California 2014

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We attended the 2014 Best in the West jet event in Buttonwillow, CA this past weekend. Event coordinator Joe Castalao and the hosting club BARKS did a fantastic job with the event!  Great weather, a great venue and the never fading smell of jet fuel in the air … life IS good! We shot media until our trigger fingers started ... Read More »

INDUSTRY NEWS: Buy a Spektrum Air Transmitter – Get a FREE Bonus Receiver!

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If you have yet to make the switch to Spektrum 2.4GHz DSMX air technology, there is no better time than right NOW to join the ranks of satisfied pilots who depend on Spektrum to control their aircraft. Our friends at Spektrum let us know that from no until the end of 2014, buy ANY Spektrum 2.4GHz transmitter and they will ... Read More »

NEW RELEASE: Microaces Cessna 195 Businessliner, Estelle and LC-126 Arctic Rescue

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Though Microaces has thus far released some very exciting warbirds, they have detoured towards the General Aviation hangar with their latest releases. A total of three new Cessna 195 based kits will soon be available from Microaces: the Businessliner, the Estelle and a military schemed LC-126 Arctic Rescue that can be flown off the also available float set. These three ... Read More »

INDUSTRY NEWS: Flex Innovations

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A new RC aircraft and equipment company has appeared on the scene this week.  Flex Innovations announced their line of products including Premiere Aircraft, Potenza , and Top Value RC.  Flex Innovations was founded by some familiar faces in the industry.  Quique Someinzini, David Ribbe and Dan Asher have teamed up and brought their collective knowledge together to bring new ... Read More »

NEW RELEASE: Freewing Mirage 2000C-5 80mm PNP EDF Jet

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Now in stock and shipping from MotionRC is this beautiful 80mm EDF powered version of the French Dassault Mirage 2000. This is Freewing’s latest product in an expanding line-up of 80mm EDF powered jets. Loaded with exciting scale features, the Freewing Mirage is powered by a metal housing equipped 12 blade, factory balanced EDF. The higher blade count of the ... Read More »

NEW RELEASE: VIDEO:Flip-Out with the Proto-X SLT

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Fall head over heels in love with the new Proto-X SLT!  With this little nano-quad, you can do flips til the cows come home. And because it’s SLT, you can use the 2.4GHz radio that’s included or your own radio using SLT.  Click the vid-link to see the cool stuff that this little quadcopter can do! And click HERE for ... Read More »

INDUSTRY NEWS: Hitec Announces Partnership With AEE

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Hitec RCD recently announced their partnership with the Shenzhen-based AEE corporation. Known for designing and manufacturing durable, high resolution action cameras, AEE will be the perfect complement to Hitec’s premium quality products. Hitec intends to use this partnership to bring the best in multirotor excitement and action imaging technology to the radio control hobby market.   Read More »

NEW RELEASE: Dromida Kodo Camera Equipped Quadcopter for $59.99!

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For the low price of $59.99, the Kodo brings a lot to the table! This micro quad package includes a 2.4GHz radio system that uses three different flight modes to allow pilots of all levels to successfully take to the skies for aerial imagery.  Beginners can earn their wings using the Easy mode and then progress onto Normal mode. More ... Read More »

NEW RELEASE: Hobbico Introduces NiceSky Brushless SLT Transmitter Ready Aircraft

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These three stylish looking sport planes from NiceSky keep the focus on fun! Warbird lovers will enjoy flying mock sorties at their local park or flying field with the NiceSky F4-U Corsair. Cool, scale details include a 4-blade prop, panel lines, machine guns and air intakes! The other two models, the Decathlon Scout and DeHavilland Beaver can be flown off ... Read More »