Hobbico Avistar (rc)trainer airplane on landing

Researching your first radio control (rc) trainer airplane is exciting however, it can sometimes be hard to find a starting point from which to begin your search. Below is a continually updated list of rc trainer aircraft for both glow and electric. We’ve included wood rc kits, almost-ready-to-fly rc kits, and ready-to-fly rc kits.

This is no means a complete list of what is currently available on the market today but, we hope this gives you a starting point from which to begin your search into the world of model aviation. Other online locations where you can find more aircraft are Horizon Hobby, Tower Hobbies, NitroPlanes, Esprit Model, Hobby People, and Hobby-Lobby.

Picture Name Manufacturer Kit Type Engine
Great Planes Piper Cub Piper J-3 Cub 40 Kit Great Planes Wood Kit Glow
SIG Kadet Senior Kadet Senior SIG Manufacturing ARF Glow
SIG Kadet LT-40 Kadet LT-40 SIG Manufacturing Wood Kit Glow
SIG Kadet LT-25 Kadet LT-25 SIG Manufacturing Wood Kit Glow
SIG Star Cruiser Star-Cruiser SIG Manufacturing Wood Kit Glow
Great Planes Cherokee Cherokee Great Planes ARF Glow
Avistar Elite Avistar Elite Great Planes ARF Glow
Hangar 9 P-51 Mustang P-51 Mustang MkII PTS Hangar 9 RTF Glow
Hangar 9 Alpha 40 Alpha 40 Trainer Hangar 9 ARF Glow
Hangar 9 Piper J3 Cub Piper J-3 Cub 40 Hangar 9 ARF Glow
Hobbico NexSTAR NexSTAR Hobbico ARF Glow
Hobbistar 60 MKIII Hobbistar 60 MKIII Hobbico ARF Glow
Thunder Tiger Trainer MKIII-40 Tiger Trainer MKIII-40 Thunder Tiger ARF Glow
Thunder Tiger Trainer OBL Tiger Trainer MKIII OBL Thunder Tiger ARF Electric
Thunder Tiger Super Decathlon 40 Super Decathlon 40 Thunder Tiger ARF Glow
Thunder Tiger Piper Cub Piper J-3 Cub Thunder Tiger ARF Glow
Tower Hobbies Tower Trainer 40 TOWER Trainer 40 MkII Tower Hobbies ARF Glow
Hangar 9 Alpha 40 DSM2 Alpha 40 DSM2 RTF Hangar 9 RTF Glow
Dumas Pacer Pacer Dumas Products Wood Kit Electric
Dumas Pilatus Porter Pilatus Porter Dumas Products Wood Kit Electric
Dumas L-19 Bird Dog L-19 Bird Dog Dumas Products Wood Kit Electric
Great Planes Flylite FlyLite Great Planes ARF Electric
Great Planes Syncro Great Planes Syncro Great Planes ARF Electric
Hobbico NexSTAR EP NexSTAR EP Hobbico ARF Electric
Flyzone Cessna 182 Cessna 182 Skylane Flyzone RTF Electric
Tower Hobbies Vista EP Vista Sailplane Tower Hobbies ARF Electric
Mulitplex MiniMAG MiniMag Multiplex ARF Electric
Multiplex Easy Star Easy Star II Multiplex ARF Electric
Multiplex Fun Cub Fun Cub Multiplex ARF Electric
Multiplex Alpha 450 Alpha 450 Sport E-flite ARF Electric
E-flite Beechcraft Bonanza Beechcraft Bonanza 15e E-flite ARF Electric
E-flite T-34 Mentor T-34 Mentor 25 ePTS E-flite RTF Electric
E-flite J3 Piper Cub J-3 Cub 25 E-flite ARF Electric
E-flite Taylorcraft 450 Taylorcraft 450 E-flite ARF Electric
E-flite deHavilland DHC-2 Beaver DHC-2 Beaver 25e E-flite ARF Electric
E-flite Piper L4 Grasshopper Piper L-4 Grasshopper 250 E-flite ARF Electric
Hobbyzone Super Cub LP Super Cub LP Hobbyzone ARF Electric
E-flite Apprentice 15e Apprentice 15e E-flite RTF Electric
Hobbico Flyzone Switch 182 Switch EP Flyzone RTF Electric

5 Comments

  1. Selecting your first rc airplane | Control Chat
    January 27, 2010

    […] or rc veteran pilot can prevent a possible crash. That being said, the market is saturated with great rc trainers to choose from, so pick one that fits your own personality and your own style. Pick one you […]

  2. joyan
    March 14, 2012

    http://www.sdshobby.net/

  3. Video Games
    November 6, 2014

    Yes! Finally something about Hobbies.

  4. Mark
    November 17, 2015

    Grate Guide! Hears a link to where you can get good deals on RC Trainer Planes.
    http://hobbyzobby.com/rc-trainer-planes

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