CH-47 Chinook Military RC Helicopter

The New Military CH-47 Chinook RC Helicopter

Are you ready to be a Marine? Well, you don’t have to go enlist just yet. With the sleek and stylish CH-47 Chinook, radio flyers can experience a true-to-life military vehicle without standing on the front lines to hitch a ride. Although the Chinook isn’t the only military edition RC helicopter available on the market, […]

RC Heli Crash Resistant Battery Holder

The New Crash Resistant Battery Holder for your RC Heli

Boom-crash-burn: That’s usually how the life of a RC helicopter heroically ends. Today’s copters are well-built; they offer a longer life, more rigid parts, superior craftsmanship. But when you attempt a death-defying stunt, hit a phone pole (where did that come from!?), and collide with the hard gravel at top speed, even the strongest copter […]

The Airtronics 2.4 GHz RDS8000 FHSS

The Airtronics 2.4 GHz RDS8000 FHSS

For enthusiasts of the RC heli world, you know all too well about the sophisticated 2.4 GHz radio control systems. This is the new step in wireless control. With less interference and superior response time, the 2.4 GHz controls are now considered the norm with many helis. However, that doesn’t mean that there aren’t still […]

2009 Central Alabama Helicopter Fly-In

2009 Central Alabama Helicopter Fly-In

Everyone loves a good aerial show. Whether you’re just a humble spectator or a full-fledged RC helicopter enthusiast, you would love to check out the aerial acrobatics on display at the Central Alabama Helicopter Fly-In. This event, the largest in the Southeastern United States, is the starting gun of the flying season for RC helis. […]

High-Flying Action at the WRAM Show 2009

WRAM Show 2009 Information

R/C vehicles are a favorite of both children and adults. From the days of wire-attached, only-right-turning sports cars, to the here-and-now of sophisticated maneuvering machinery, radio controlled devices have captured our imaginations for decades. If you’d like to showcase your talent for flying, or just come out and watch an incredible show, the 41st Annual […]

Lesson 4: Inverted Flight

Do not stress out over inverted flying. Now with simulators, learning inverted hovering and flight is easier than ever before. It is just a matter of going out to the field and doing it. Also, a heading hold gyro will make inverted flying a lot simpler because you don’t have to worry about the tail […]

Lesson 3: Rolls

If you are still a little shaky doing loops and stall turns, GOOD. If this was ‘easy’ more people would be flying Helicopters. Rolls are probably the most intimidating of the basic maneuvers. Questions about roll rate, revo settings, and sustaining head speed at negative pitch settings SHOULD be on your mind. If you have […]