Electric Flight Articles, News, and Reviews
New Product! Blade F-27 FPV UMX

New Product! Blade F-27 FPV UMX

Article By Matt Gunn
Horizon Hobby and Blade have just announced the new F-27 FPV UMX, a sporty delta-wing micro aircraft with a wide flight envelope. Let's take a look!
Jeti Telemetry Sensor RPM Magnetic Hall Effect MRPM EX

Jeti Telemetry Sensor RPM Magnetic Hall Effect MRPM EX

News By Jason Cole
Jeti has a new sensor available for JetiBox Profi and DC/DS radio systems. It's the MRPM HALL sensor and it's designed to provide RPM and power level data by using a Hall effect sensor along with a
Revolution Reflex XX Kite Review

Revolution Reflex XX Kite Review

Review By Jason Cole
Check out this review on the Revolution Reflex XX Kite. It's more like flying a 3D plane than a kite!
BluFO XL from RACores - RCGroups Review

BluFO XL from RACores - RCGroups Review

Review By IFLYOS
A big twist on Joel Dirnberger's classic BluFO design, the BluFO XL. 150% of the original, the XL is a great airplane, with lots of possibilities!
Mini-Copter Diabolo 600

Mini-Copter Diabolo 600

News By ndfly700
The 600 is the bridge between their 550 and the 700 class that is easier to travel with by having a more compact design than the 700 class without much sacrifice in power.
Esprit Model Announces Multi-Mode Gimbals for Jeti

Esprit Model Announces Multi-Mode Gimbals for Jeti

News By Matt Gunn
Multi-Mode gimbals, available for the DS-14, 16, and 24, allow for quick and easy switching between centering and throttle style gimbal, with simple friction adjustment.
RCG Place of the Month -  Tirediron Aviation

RCG Place of the Month - Tirediron Aviation

Article By Jason Cole
This month's featured Place is Tirediron Aviation located in Church Hill, Tennessee. This is a private flying field, but is open to any AMA members who want to fly.
Coming Soon - Hitec H4 Plus Four-Port Charger

Coming Soon - Hitec H4 Plus Four-Port Charger

News By Matt Gunn
More output power is the name of the game with the new H4 Plus 4-port charger from Hitec.
How Do You Control the Sticks - Pinch or Thumbs Only?

How Do You Control the Sticks - Pinch or Thumbs Only?

Article By Jason Cole
It's an age old question that has been debated for as long as we've had radio controlled transmitters. "What's the best way to hold the transmitter sticks?"
Three New 16-Channel HoTT Transmitters from Graupner

Three New 16-Channel HoTT Transmitters from Graupner

Article By Matt Gunn
Checkout the trio of new transmitters from Graupner. All have telemetry and dual LCD screens, and feature the rock-solid link that Graupner HoTT is known for.
RCGroups.com Joe Nall 2017 Podcast

RCGroups.com Joe Nall 2017 Podcast

Article By Jim T. Graham
Join the RCGroups team as we review our 2017 Joe Nall experience. We discuss all the fun things we did and saw at Joe Nall!
Pre-order the New Diatone GT2 200 2017

Pre-order the New Diatone GT2 200 2017

Article By Jason Cole
The latest from Diatone is the GT2 200 2017 and it's coming next month. You can get your pre-order in right now to make sure you are on the list when they arrive.
RISE FPV Cube and Race Gates

RISE FPV Cube and Race Gates

News By Matt Gunn
RISE has just introduced three new gates for your small house and outdoor drone racer. Let's take a quick look!
Flying Harry Potter Drone Battles Dragon - Cool Video

Flying Harry Potter Drone Battles Dragon - Cool Video

Article By Jason Cole
Check out this video of a Harry Potter drone flying and battling an RC dragon. It's the coolest drone video you'll see all week.
Limited Edition Stealth Conspiracy 220 FPV

Limited Edition Stealth Conspiracy 220 FPV

News By Jason Cole
Blade has a Limited Edition Stealth Conspiracy 220 racing drone that offers some nice upgrades over the original and you'll want to get in on this one while you can.
Tell Us Your Best RC Crash Stories

Tell Us Your Best RC Crash Stories

Article By Jason Cole
It's one constant that ties all RC modelers together. If you fly, you WILL crash. Maybe not often, but if you fly for long enough, at some point in your hobby career, you will be faced with the
How To: Scale FPV Tips and Tricks Mega Thread

How To: Scale FPV Tips and Tricks Mega Thread

Article By Jason Cole
FPV flying with planes is amazing. You get to experience flying in a new way and live out your dreams of soaring through the air. Scale FPV turns the realism up to 11 by putting the camera inside the
Product Spotlight - RMRC In-Line Battery Voltage Alarm with LED - XT60

Product Spotlight - RMRC In-Line Battery Voltage Alarm with LED - XT60

Article By Matt Gunn
An audible battery voltage alarm is a cheap alternative to telemetry and an OSD. If you fly line-of-sight or race and freestyle drones, check out this in-line alarm with flashing LED from ReadyMadeRC!
The Horizon RC Fest - RCGroups Event Coverage

The Horizon RC Fest - RCGroups Event Coverage

Article By Jim T. Graham
Horizon Hobby rolled out the RC red carpet at Eli Field in Monticello, IL. They had everything from RC Aircraft to RC Cars to FPV and even fireworks! A good time was had by all!
Holybro Kakute F4 AIO Flight Controller

Holybro Kakute F4 AIO Flight Controller

News By Jason Cole
Holybro has a new all-in-one flight controller for your drone. The Kakute has an integrated F4 flight controller, power distribution and an OSD (on screen display) all on one easy simple to use board.
Horizon Hobby Media Day - RCGroups.com

Horizon Hobby Media Day - RCGroups.com

Article By Jim T. Graham
I was excited to be invited to the Horizon Hobby Media Day at Eli Field. I had a chance to fly lots of their newest air releases, including the X-vert. I got in the goggles for some FPV and even got
Horizon E-flite X-vert Announcement!! RCGroups.com

Horizon E-flite X-vert Announcement!! RCGroups.com

Article By Jim T. Graham
RCGroups.com was on the ground at the Horizon offices to get the news on their newest release - the X-vert! They have bridged the gap between a multirotor and a flying wing!
Legacy Aviation Mini Turbo Duster - RCGroups Review

Legacy Aviation Mini Turbo Duster - RCGroups Review

Review By Matt Gunn
Whether you fly sport aerobatics or just enjoy lazy laps around the field, the 44" Mini Duster from Legacy Aviation is a dream to fly! Join us as editor Matt Gunn and pilot CJ Kurella take this little
Canomod: "Super-Bee" Canopy Design

Canomod: "Super-Bee" Canopy Design

News By ndfly700
Canomod has a couple new honey comb looking design that has officially hit the market. The new scheme is called "Super-Bee".
Losi 1/10 Rock Rey 4WD RTR Review with Spektrum FPV

Losi 1/10 Rock Rey 4WD RTR Review with Spektrum FPV

Review By Jason Cole
We take the Losi Rock Rey, give it some Spektrum FPV gear and go bashing on a trail.
OXY2 Stretch Kit Combo

OXY2 Stretch Kit Combo

News By ndfly700
Now that the base model has been established and is selling, OXY Heli has now released a stretch kit for the OXY2.
Eachine VR D2 Pro FPV Goggles Mini Review

Eachine VR D2 Pro FPV Goggles Mini Review

Review By Jason Cole
We check out the upgraded version of the Eachine VR D2 Pro FPV Goggles.
Pre-Registration for IRCHA is OPEN!

Pre-Registration for IRCHA is OPEN!

News By ndfly700
IRCHA (International Radio Controlled Helicopter Association) is the world's largest helicopter event and is held right here in the states at the AMA headquarters in Muncie, IN.
7th Annual South Eastern FPV Event - Sponsored by ReadyMadeRC

7th Annual South Eastern FPV Event - Sponsored by ReadyMadeRC

Article By Jim T. Graham
The fine folks at the Pecan Patch are getting ready for a slew of FPV pilots. You could be one of them! Read on to learn more!
Dromida 4WD FPV Vehicles

Dromida 4WD FPV Vehicles

News By Jason Cole
FPV is not just for aircraft and drones, it's just as fun to FPV a car or truck and Dromida is making that happen with two new RTR 4WD vehicles coming out this summer.
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