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Jase Dussia - 1st Place at XFC 2019!

Jase Dussia - 1st Place at XFC 2019!

Article By Jim T. Graham
"Mr. Ace" has proven to the best at the 2019 XFC!!
Futaba USA is One-Year Old Sale!

Futaba USA is One-Year Old Sale!

News By Jim T. Graham
Futaba is celebrating with price cuts on almost 100 items!
Blade - 150 S BNF Basic (BLH5450)

Blade - 150 S BNF Basic (BLH5450)

News By Jim T. Graham
For those looking to hone their skills on a collective pitch machine, the Blade 150 S kicks the flight experience up a notch. The flight and strength improvements make this a blast to fly in your
E-flite - F-16 Falcon 64mm EDF PNP (EFL9875)

E-flite - F-16 Falcon 64mm EDF PNP (EFL9875)

News By Jim T. Graham
The E-flite F-16 Falcon 64mm EDF jet features a 4S-compatible power system and an 11-blade fan to deliver amazing performance. Itís also available with AS3X and SAFE Select technologies that make it
JTA Innovations - 33" Gamebird

JTA Innovations - 33" Gamebird

Article By Jim T. Graham
Jase Dussia has a new plane out - the Gamebird. Check it out!
Arlington Fly in - Giant Jets and Scale Props

Arlington Fly in - Giant Jets and Scale Props

Article By WOOZ
Here is an event in lovely Arlinton, WA!
Clearview 2.0 Racer Ground Station

Clearview 2.0 Racer Ground Station

Article By Rfriedman
Check out the new ground station from Clearview in this post from RCGroups.com user Rfriedman...
Spektrum DSMX SRXL2 Serial Micro Receiver

Spektrum DSMX SRXL2 Serial Micro Receiver

News By Jason Cole
The DSMX SRXL2 Serial Micro Receiver is tiny! It features Dual Diversity Antennas, Fly-by Telemetry and SRXL2 Technology for great range, versatility and more.
Rattfest Fun Fly 2019!!

Rattfest Fun Fly 2019!!

News By Jim T. Graham
This just in from Karen and Ken!
VAS 900MHz ShapeShifter Antenna

VAS 900MHz ShapeShifter Antenna

News By Jason Cole
OK, this is pretty cool. Alex at Video Aerial Systems continues to create interesting and useful products for FPV pilots. The ShapeShifter Variable Gain Antenna for 900MHz is one such product.
Horizon Hobby - E-flite Timber X Review

Horizon Hobby - E-flite Timber X Review

Review By Jim T. Graham
If you want a plane that goes from mild to wild, is easy to build and has solid construction then join me as I take a look at the Timber X!
Awesome 360 Video of Turbo Bushmaster

Awesome 360 Video of Turbo Bushmaster

Article By Jason Cole
RCGroups member Maxxborg sent me this video of him flying his Turbo Bushmaster with an Insta360 One X camera. It was so awesome I had to share it.
Fokker D.VII Micro EP RTF (FLZU1000)

Fokker D.VII Micro EP RTF (FLZU1000)

News By Jim T. Graham
The FlyZone Fokker D.VII is a scale ultra-micro WWI model thatís fully factory-assembled with everything you need to fly right in the box including flight performance thatís ideal for indoor areas
2019 - Midwest Extreme Flight Festival!

2019 - Midwest Extreme Flight Festival!

Article By Jim T. Graham
It's all happening in Saranac, MI!
Possum Toss F3K DLG Contest Tullahoma, TN on June 28-30

Possum Toss F3K DLG Contest Tullahoma, TN on June 28-30

News By Jason Cole
Come on out for an amazing hand launch glider contest with good people and even better food. First timers welcome!
The Birth of Leading Edge R/C

The Birth of Leading Edge R/C

Article By Jim T. Graham
Here is the story about Leading Edge RC from Mark Dennis...
9th Annual House Mountain Huckfest

9th Annual House Mountain Huckfest

Article By truckinhard088
The ninth House Mountian event is coming! Check out the info here!
New Turnigy Plush-32 Series ESC's

New Turnigy Plush-32 Series ESC's

News By Jason Cole
The new Turnigy Plush-32 series ESC has the same solid, high-quality that hobbyists have come to expect from Turnigy but it has been improved with even more features that are sure to be a winner for
Blade Fusion 180 BNF Basic

Blade Fusion 180 BNF Basic

News By Jason Cole
Fusion series improvements and refined control make this micro heli fly like nothing before. It's practically in a class by itself.
OpenTX Sound Pack Voiced by Siri

OpenTX Sound Pack Voiced by Siri

Article By Jason Cole
Daniel Miller created a sound pack using the voice of Apple's Siri.
MultiGP 2019 International Open

MultiGP 2019 International Open

News By Jason Cole
June 26-30, 2019 The third annual, largest gathering of FPV pilots in the world. Donít miss out on the biggest FPV event of 2019. Save the date now or buy tickets now!
H-King Paramotor PNF

H-King Paramotor PNF

News By Jason Cole
H-King is finally bringing a full paramotor setup to the market. Previously they had a small wing for homebuilt units, but now this one looks like a much more refined wing and comes with a tricycle
H-King AXN Floater Jet 1280mm (50.4") PNF

H-King AXN Floater Jet 1280mm (50.4") PNF

News By Jason Cole
The H-King AXN Floater is a new pusher style foam airplane that is a great choice for aspiring pilots.
Ambassadors wanted!

Ambassadors wanted!

Article By Jim T. Graham
Horizon Hobby has a new way to help support the hobby!
Esprit Memorial Day Sale!!

Esprit Memorial Day Sale!!

News By Jim T. Graham
The folks at Esprit Tech are having a Memorial Day sale!
AeroScout S 1.1m RTF (HBZ3800)

AeroScout S 1.1m RTF (HBZ3800)

News By Jim T. Graham
The HobbyZone AeroScout S makes learning to fly an RC (Radio Controlled) airplane easier and more fun than ever before! It is extremely durable and features exclusive SAFE technology that helps to
Futaba - SUMMER SAVINGS

Futaba - SUMMER SAVINGS

News By Jim T. Graham
Enjoy summer with some deals from Futaba!!
RCGroups Place of the Month - Cobb County RC Modelers

RCGroups Place of the Month - Cobb County RC Modelers

Article By Jason Cole
The Cobb County Radio Control Modelers Club (CCRC) was founded in 1962 and became a chartered club #736 of the Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA), District V. Today, the CCRC is one of the largest,
E-flite Carbon-Z Cub SS

E-flite Carbon-Z Cub SS

News By Jason Cole
The E-flite Carbon-Z Cub SS 2.1m makes it easier than ever to enjoy a unique giant-scale flying experience. Based on the original Carbon-Z Cub, it's equipped with many convenience and
FrSky X-Lite Pro RCGroups Review

FrSky X-Lite Pro RCGroups Review

Review By Jason Cole
Jason Cole reviews the FrSky X-Lite Pro as a radio for Discus Launch Gliders (DLG). Check out his thoughts below.
Exclusive! Hangar 9 Timber 110 30-50cc

Exclusive! Hangar 9 Timber 110 30-50cc

Article By Jim T. Graham
This just in from our partner site FlyingGiants.com - You saw the prototype last year at Fall Nall. Now you get to see it first on FlyingGiants.com!!
New DJI Phantom 4 RTF Firmware 5/7

New DJI Phantom 4 RTF Firmware 5/7

News By Jason Cole
DJI announces a new firmware update for the Phantom 4 RTK with some big updates to the system.
2019 Clover Creek Senior TOC/ Freestyle Invitational

2019 Clover Creek Senior TOC/ Freestyle Invitational

News By Jason Cole
OK, this is awesome!! Clover Creek Aerodrome is hosting the 2019 Clover Creek Senior TOC/ Freestyle Invitational.
Jase Dussia Announces - JTA Innovations!

Jase Dussia Announces - JTA Innovations!

Article By Jim T. Graham
Jase "The Ace" has a new RC company and wanted to share the news with his friends on RCGroups.com!
AirMagic Automated Drone Photo Enhancer

AirMagic Automated Drone Photo Enhancer

News By Jason Cole
AirMagic is an app that is fully automated and designed to make your drone photos look amazing.
RCGroups Place of the Month - Family Hobbies

RCGroups Place of the Month - Family Hobbies

Article By Jason Cole
This month's featured Place is Family Hobbies in Symrna, TN. They are a family owned RC Hobby store in middle Tennessee (Smyrna) just southeast of Nashville.
Mississippi Afterburner 2019 Videos

Mississippi Afterburner 2019 Videos

Article By Jim T. Graham
Check out the awesome videos from the Mississippi Afterburner event!
Share Your Most Harrowing Flight Story

Share Your Most Harrowing Flight Story

Article By Jason Cole
Share your stories about crazy, harrowing flight experiences.
Horizon Hobby E-flite UMX Cirrus SR22T BNF - RCGroups Review

Horizon Hobby E-flite UMX Cirrus SR22T BNF - RCGroups Review

Review By Nikolei Zinsli
E-flite has another great micro in their UMX line. Check out the scale details of the full-scale Cirrus inside!
Flex Innovations RV-8 NIGHT SUPER PNP on Floats Review

Flex Innovations RV-8 NIGHT SUPER PNP on Floats Review

Review By kingsflyer
Flex Innovations RV-8 on Floats. The RV-8 NIGHT SUPER PNP dons a set of optional Floats and heads for the Lake. Mike McDougall documents the float assembly, installation, and the Maiden Flight.
Horizon Hobby Hangar 9  P-47D Thunderbolt 20cc Review

Horizon Hobby Hangar 9 P-47D Thunderbolt 20cc Review

Review By kingsflyer
The new Hangar 9 P-47D Thunderbolt is the perfect size for 20cc gasoline or glow engines as well as electric motors. Mike McDougall takes us through the build and setup as well as taking us along for
Horizon Hobby E-flite V900 BNF Review

Horizon Hobby E-flite V900 BNF Review

Review By Jason Cole
The official RCGroups review of the V900 is here. Check it out below.
Chair-Pak with FPV Pak RCGroups Review

Chair-Pak with FPV Pak RCGroups Review

Review By Jason Cole
We get our hands on the Chair Pak and FPV Pak combo that turns into the ultimate FPV accessory.
Graupner USA - Sweeper Droneball!

Graupner USA - Sweeper Droneball!

Review By Jim T. Graham
What happens when you turn a quadcopter into a soccer ball? Fun, fun and more fun! Here is my review...
Horizon Hobby / Hangar 9 F6F Hellcat 15cc ARF

Horizon Hobby / Hangar 9 F6F Hellcat 15cc ARF

Review By kevin
Check out this review of the Hangar 9 F6F Hellcat 15cc ARF.
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