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by dominicm : Today at 7:40 AM
Undoubtedly a work of flying art and a very well setup reproduction of this 1930s airliner. Worth watching the engine start sequence alone ! Flown by Joachim Damrath, this Handley Page 42 oozes style and elegance as it cruises around the sky at the Airliner Treffen Show. At 1/10th scale the Wing span / wingspan is...
by dominicm : Wednesday at 8:12 AM
At 1:6 scale and 18 feet wingspan these are certainly giant scale RC aircraft. Each Lanc is powered by four Zenoah 38 engines. Flown by Steve and Andy at Weston Park International Model Show.
by AKNick : Tuesday at 10:46 PM
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by dhal22 : Tuesday at 5:46 PM
@BalsaDust did I do this right? You say one, I had to use 3.
by dominicm : Tuesday at 9:07 AM
Not just jets at Airliner Treffen. Some very nice fixed wing passenger type aircraft were displayed. Here Ralph and Wolfgang fly their scratch built Beech-18s. I don't think they had flown together before but they did an awesome display for the attending crowd ! Scale: 1:4 Wingspan: 3.6 metres Length: 2.58 metres...
by dominicm : Monday at 5:23 AM
Owned and built by Keith Mitchell, this model took 5 years of combined design and construction. Its initial flights were taken under the Large Model Association scheme (approved by the CAA) for model aircraft over 80KG. It underwent 12 test flights for combined flight time of more than 2 hours to get it's LMA\CAA...
by dominicm : Jul 12, 2019 at 6:36 AM
Probably the best example you will see of flutter on an aircraft. Ramy's first flight at Airliner Treffen Show nearly ends in disaster when the push rod on the rudder becomes lose and the flutter destroys the lower part of the rudder. Added to that a bad hinge on an aileron results in flutter of the left wing. It...
by dominicm : Jul 10, 2019 at 5:08 AM
Our annual treat at seeing Dave Johnson's huge Avro Vulcan, powered by four gas turbine engines, flown at RAF Cosford. This year flown in formation with the equally large Victor flown by his son, Andy.
by Snoopy1 : Jul 9, 2019 at 12:58 PM
Have a few of these but never this problem it is YS 120AC. Runs great puts out all the power no hesitation, run perfect except cannot shut the motor down after a flight. I believe it has an air leak some were but cannot find it. Stripped it down check everything cannot find a thing wrong. Replace all the silicone...