Hangar 9 Piper J3 Cub

Posted by on Aug 20, 2009 in Reviews | No Comments

Pilot Skill: Intermediate Manufacturer: Hangar 9 Power: Evolution .46NX 2-stroke (OR) Saito .62 4-stroke glow engine Wingspan: 80 in. Kit Includes: Covered kit, fuel tank, wheels & landing gear, Hardware Overview Hangar 9 has done a great job in detailing the Piper J3 Cub to match the real thing, especially given the price tag of […]

E-flight Ascent Brushless PNP

Posted by on Aug 19, 2009 in Reviews | 3 Comments

Pilot Skill: Manufacturer: E-Flite Power: E-flite Brushless 450 Wingspan: 54 in. Kit Includes: Covered aircraft, installed electronics, speed control, 11×6 folding propeller Photographer: Anand Gona Overview E-flight’s Ascent BL is a powered park glider that requires minimal work to construct and has gentle handling characteristics which make it a suitable aircraft for the advancing flyer. […]

One Six Right – The Romance Of Flying

Posted by on Jun 17, 2009 in Reviews | No Comments

“One Six Right captures the spirit, joy, and beauty of flight. One of the finest aviation films ever made.” – Harrison Ford Very rarely does a film come along, creating such an impact on your life, that you feel the need…no, rather a passion to spread the word and encourage others to experience what you […]

Hobbyzone Super Cub

Posted by on Nov 10, 2008 in Reviews | One Comment

Pilot Skill: Beginner Manufacturer: Hobbyzone Power: E-flite Brushless 450 Wingspan: 47 in. Kit Includes: Foam kit, installed electronics, speed control, NiMH battery Overview Can the Hobbyzone Super Cub kit really teach you how to fly? Has an indestructible rc trainer been produced? Unfortunately the answer to both these questions is no. While the Super Cub […]

Parkzone T-28 Trojan

Posted by on Oct 15, 2008 in Reviews | No Comments

Pilot Skill: Intermediate Manufacturer: Parkzone Power: E-flite 480-size 960Kv brushless outrunner Wingspan: 44 in. Kit Includes: Foam kit, installed electronics, speed control, LiPo battery Overview After successfully completing numerous solo flights, many aspiring rc pilots begin looking for another aircraft that has more to offer then what they currently own. But not something so aerobatic […]

E-flite Piper Pawnee 15e

Posted by on Oct 3, 2008 in Reviews | 14 Comments

Pilot Skill: Intermediate Manufacturer: E-flite Power: O.S. .25 2-stroke glow engine Wingspan: 62 in. Kit Includes: Covered kit, wheels & landing gear, hardware Editors Note: This article only covers modifications and flight characteristics of the E-flight Piper Pawnee 15e when converted to glow power. Overview The Pawnee is a very unique aircraft for the radio […]

Kyosho Illusion DF45

Posted by on Sep 23, 2008 in Reviews | No Comments

Pilot Skill: Advanced Manufacturer: Kyosho America Power: Electric Ducted Fan Wingspan: 24 in. Kit Includes: Fiberglass fuselage, covered wing, ducted fan unit. Overview Having flown quite a few electrics, we wanted to try something different and decided on the Kyosho Illusion DF45. For as much as we wanted to down-play what appeared to be a […]

Parkzone F4U Corsair

Posted by on Sep 5, 2008 in Reviews | 2 Comments

Pilot Skill: Intermediate Manufacturer: Parkzone Power: E-flite Brushless 450 Wingspan: 44 in. Kit Includes: Foam kit, installed electronics, speed control, LiPo battery Overview With the park flier market appearing to bust at the seams as of late, Control Chat wanted to get our hands on the latest addition to the Horizon Hobby family. In the […]