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Aerofest 2019

Written by Pete Lewis
Inaugural event held in June 2019

Building a 3D-printed airplane

Written by Mike Deitchman
A pilot builds an aircraft from 3D-printed parts

Flite Test EDF

Written by Jack Kreska
Adapting a foamie

Interesting Pilots for a PT-17

Written by Dave Robinson
Feathered guests found in front seat

Modeling While Aging

Written by Anonymous

Early Modeling Skills

Written by Robert Van Devender
Skills that transcend modeling

WACO Air Museum and Learning Center

Written by Stan Alexander
WACO Air Museum and Learning Center

Sparring Sparrows

Written by Mike
Park Pilot member describes flying on a farm with nature's aviators

A Life of Aviation, with 25 Bomber Missions in the Middle

Written by John Agnew M.D.
Sid Harris is still flying at age 93

Ron Bouchard's e-Elf Biplane Senior

Written by Ron Bouchard
Ron Bouchard discusses his e-Elf Biplane Senior

Ron Bouchard's Midwest Aero-Star E-40

Written by Ron Bouchard
Ron Bouchard discusses his Aero-Star E-40

Don Brann’s Piper PA-18

Written by Don Brann
Don Brann discusses his Piper PA-18
Featured in Stan Alexander's RC Scale Column in
Model Aviation June 2015.


Ryan Dalgarno
Upperco, Maryland

I have an Apprentice S airplane and love flying it In the park. I like the way it flies and handles. It is one of my favorite airplanes to fly. I fly it at least 100 feet in the air.

Lincoln Man’s Intriguing Hobby Takes Flight

Dani Row
Lincoln NE

Ron Vogel has loved airplanes and flying his entire life. As a child, he’d watch air shows at the Waverly airfield, and when he turned 18, he joined the Air Force. After graduating from college, Ron followed his passion for airplanes by joining the Air National Guard, where he worked for 40 years.

A Cub Pilot from Cuba

Roger Gonzalez
Miami FL

I would like to share this story with the readers of Model Aviation, is the modeling story of my dear friend and modeling buddy of 34 years Ed Roig, at age 86 he is still very active building and flying R/C, he is presently in the final stages of building a 1/4 scale Sig Bravo.

Barnstorming, Sea Planes, and Aerobatics - Oh My

Francis Reynolds shares a conversation from his friend George.
Bellevue WA

Kitbashing a VF-84 F-5E Jolly Rogers

Roel Cruijff

Interceptor gets a facelift

I had some skull and bone decals lying around so I figured the F-5E kit would look amazing with it. It's currently standing next to an F-22 from the same fighter group!

Club Floats to First Place

Susan Calvin
President of the KC/RC

Missouri club makes its presence known

The Kansas City Radio Control Association (KC/RC) entered its float in three parades in 2013, and walked away with the first-place prize for each.

Flight Brings Back Memories

Howard Moore
Round Rock, Texas

Goldberg Jr. Falcon takes to the skies again

Willing to Share Knowledge

Blake Walston
Perry, Georgia

Hi modelers and potential modelers


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