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Old Jul 29, 2011, 05:19 PM
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ICON A5 BNF & PNP by ParkZone (1 min 42 sec)
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Old Jul 29, 2011, 05:56 PM
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Brilliant video, cool plane.

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Old Jul 29, 2011, 08:51 PM
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man where did this come from? looks really really cool.
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Old Jul 29, 2011, 09:06 PM
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That was a really good video , really , but now rechecking it again , it's gone ?
OK and now its back
Its such a great video It was hard to tell the real one from the model , at times .

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Old Jul 29, 2011, 09:12 PM
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Old Jul 29, 2011, 09:33 PM
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Video is now back.
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Old Jul 29, 2011, 09:41 PM
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Oh G WHIZ , check this video out of the real one
ICON A5 Flight Video 2 (2 min 27 sec)


Parkzone REALLY did a fine job on their model .
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Old Jul 29, 2011, 09:53 PM
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Darn you Dave, your going to bankrupt me yet if you keep coming up with so many great planes. Not to mention I'll have to find a larger home to hold them all.

Now I will go and place my preorder.

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Old Jul 30, 2011, 09:17 AM
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Dave, buddy, you're killing me! First you bring out the updated SPITFIRE I have been losing sleep waiting for, right after releasing that cool SE5a which is so nice looking and now is on the wanna have list, then you announce the STRIKER UMX which is an ABSOLUTE must have, right behind the Spitty, now you go and release this amazing plane. I was seriously looking at the REAL Icon and thinking it would be just a fun plane to have, and here you go and put this one out! Already at the LHS and lining up first dibs on the Spitty, Striker and now this one!

If I get divorced because of all this I may be showing up at your Illinois offices looking for a cot!

Great job this year on all the new releases! (The Eflite SBach is sweet looking as well, as is the Blade 450, but I have to put those on the back burner behind all these other great releases!)

Seriously amazing year from HH!

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Old Jul 30, 2011, 09:41 AM
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I told you it was going to be an expensive year!
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Old Jul 30, 2011, 10:05 AM
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What a neat plane...great job Horizon!
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Old Jul 30, 2011, 10:12 AM
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Really cool plane, makes me wish I had some water nearby to fly it from.
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Old Jul 30, 2011, 11:16 AM
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I wish they would have made it a true amphib. It comes with landing gear that you have to take off when in the water. I have seen other A5's that have retractable gear that you can lower in the water and taxi up onto land.
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Old Jul 30, 2011, 11:21 AM
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Cool plane!!

Any hope of ever seeing a micro version of it one day?

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Old Jul 30, 2011, 12:03 PM
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dang now i want one of these too. just found out we have a water plane air field 9 miles from my house. this baby looks like it could be a sport boat as well. great job on that video.
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