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senseFly and AirMap Partner to Advance Safety for Commercial Drones

Commercial Drone Partnership senseFly, producer of mapping drones and subsidiary of Parrot Group, today announced that they have partnered with AirMap. Airmap is a management platform for any commercial drone. This partnership will deliver AirMap’s airspace services to senseFly’s eBee fixed wing drones and Albris quadcopter. AirMap’s airspace platform services will be directly integrated into senseFly’s eMotion flight […]

‘Millie Bob’ – An Easy to Build Model Plane

Looking for an easy build model plane? Check this one out…   Scratch model builders will be interested in this video series created by Conor O’Neill. He’s put together a playlist of videos detailing his build of ‘Millie Bob’ from start to finish, including maiden flight! People interested in getting started with scratch building will […]

Drone Camp – New UK Festival Announced

A Brand New Drone Event… This year we have seen multiple new drone related events announced, alongside old favourites and successful startups from the past few years. The latest event to be added to this ever-growing list is called Dronecamp. This three-day event is billed as a ‘festival’ with live music, filming excursions, trade stands […]

EDF Comp ARF BAE Hawk

EDF enthusiasts take note! Check out this awesome maiden of a Hawk built by Dave Wilshere, owner of Motors and Rotors. It sports a Schubeler DS-94 fan, 14S 10,000 mAh Overlander batteries and JR radio gear!

Fisher Delta 3D Printer: If You Can Imagine It…

The Fisher Delta 3D Printer offers incredible value for money and contains everything you will need to start printing straight away (including a roll of high quality filament). It is also designed with the versatility to be updated as and when new and advanced parts are developed and become available. For example, a new heated […]

RC Rock Crawling

This short clip from ‘Off the Beaten Track’ showcases the fast-growing sport of RC rock crawling. The models are equally at home over natural or artificial courses and provide exciting off-road action for drivers of all ages. The full-length video is available on DVD or for streaming/download at http://www.trapletshop.com

Electric Scale Model: Hawker Tempest Mk.V

The famous RAF fighter is modelled here at 1/6th scale, spanning 82.5 inches. Designed by Sepp Uiberlacher. Featuring working scale flaps and a retractable tailwheel, this large scale warbird of the famous Hawker fighter was originally designed for 1.50 to 2.50 cu in glow engines, but as you can see from this video, John Ranson […]

Flying a Scratch Built Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird

Designed by Laddie Mikulasko, this RC model of the SR-71 Blackbird is a quick and easy 693 mm span (1:24 scale) electric sport scale build from the CAD drawn single large plan sheet. The amazing high altitude Mach 3+ SR-71 Blackbird still holds the world record for the fastest air-breathing (not rocket) propelled manned aircraft. […]