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E-flite - Turbo Timber 1.5m BNF Basic with AS3X and SAFE Select (EFL15250)

E-flite - Turbo Timber 1.5m BNF Basic with AS3X and SAFE Select (EFL15250)

News By Jim T. Graham
The E-flite Turbo Timber 1.5m marks the latest evolution of the iconic Timber design with metal-geared servos, a 3S and 4S compatible power system. The bird has a turboprop-styled nose and 3-blade
RCG Place of the Month - Vivid Aerial

RCG Place of the Month - Vivid Aerial

Article By Jason Cole
This month's featured Place is Vivid Aerial in Nashville, TN. Vivid Aerial is a full on hobby shop with planes, drones, cars, trucks and more.
Durafly Brewster F2A Buffalo 920mm (36”) PNF

Durafly Brewster F2A Buffalo 920mm (36”) PNF

News By Jim T. Graham
The Durafly Buffalo comes in two stylish color schemes - the easy to see US Navy pre-war colors and the early WWII US Navy colors.
FrSky Neuron 40 / 60 / 80 ESC's

FrSky Neuron 40 / 60 / 80 ESC's

News By Jason Cole
FrSky has some new ESC's set to be available this month. They will come in 40A, 60A and 80A versions and include some neat features like built-in telemetry that allows you to monitor the current,
Bladeless Drone Video

Bladeless Drone Video

Article By Jason Cole
A high school senior in the San Francisco Bay area has created a bladeless drone that is safe to operate around people and objects.
Live Airspace Authorization Webinar Tonight 2/12

Live Airspace Authorization Webinar Tonight 2/12

News By Jason Cole
FREE Live Webinar tonight about Airspace Authorizations. Russ and guest Robert Wilhite will talk about the ins and outs of Airspace Authorizations, FAADroneZone, and LAANC.
Inductrix Switch Air BNF (BLH8380)

Inductrix Switch Air BNF (BLH8380)

News By Jim T. Graham
Horizon Hobby has yet another super cool thing we all must buy! The Blade Inductrix Switch Air expands on the Inductrix Switch's versatility, going from quadcopter to flying wing literally in a snap.
Horizon Hobby E-flite Pitts S-1S 850mm BNF Basic Review

Horizon Hobby E-flite Pitts S-1S 850mm BNF Basic Review

Review By Jim T. Graham
Here is a great looking foam Pitts biplane that is small enough to fit in anyone's car but flies as good as many larger planes I love. It's a winner!
The Most Active Drone Community on the Web

The Most Active Drone Community on the Web

Article By Jason Cole
RCGroups has the most active drone community on the web. If you need an answer, you can find it on RCGroups. It's the best place to be for learning, sharing and getting the latest news.
Droners - TV Show on Insight.TV

Droners - TV Show on Insight.TV

News By Jason Cole
Season 1 of Droners premiered last night on Insight.TV. It's a new show that follows drone pilots "as they discover racing, freestyling, and explore the new technology shaping the future of drones."
F-15 Eagle 64mm EDF BNF with AS3X and SAFE Select (EFL9750)

F-15 Eagle 64mm EDF BNF with AS3X and SAFE Select (EFL9750)

News By Jim T. Graham
The E-flite F-15 Eagle 64mm EDF features a 4S-compatible brushless power system and an 11-blade fan!
USB Charging for Taranis X-Lite Radio

USB Charging for Taranis X-Lite Radio

News By Jason Cole
One of most common complaints about the X-Lite radio is that it doesn't charge the two 18500 batteries from the USB port. Well now you can!
Graupner - MZ-16 16-CHANNEL 2.4 GHZ TELEMETRY RADIO

Graupner - MZ-16 16-CHANNEL 2.4 GHZ TELEMETRY RADIO

News By Jim T. Graham
The new Graupner mz-16 is a 16-channel radio with accuracy, control and reliability fully integrated inside a high-tech carbon look and comfortable ergonomics transmitter!
H-King Crusader 30E 1200mm Stick (47.3") (ARF)

H-King Crusader 30E 1200mm Stick (47.3") (ARF)

News By Jim T. Graham
The H-King Crusader 30E is based on the classic stick design. The model can be flown by pilots of all skill levels, from beginners to experts!
MyFlyDream Crosshair Autopilot with Color OSD

MyFlyDream Crosshair Autopilot with Color OSD

News By Jason Cole
Here's a new autopilot system that is worth checking out. The Crosshair Autopilot from MFD features a color HD OSD, new flight control algorithms, faster hardware and a whole lot more.
Horizon Hobby E-flite UMX F-27 Evolution BNF Basic RCGroups Review

Horizon Hobby E-flite UMX F-27 Evolution BNF Basic RCGroups Review

Review By Jason Cole
We get our hands on the newest and fastest ultra micro plane from E-flite, the UMX F-27 Evolution.
Esprit Brushless Motors Elite HD Outrunner (1250W - 6250W)

Esprit Brushless Motors Elite HD Outrunner (1250W - 6250W)

News By Jim T. Graham
The Elite HD outrunners have arrived at Esprit! Here is some info on these outrunners with links for more info.
Graupner - NEW MULTIROTOR FLIGHT CONTROLLERS, 4IN1 ESC’S AND GPS AIO MODULES

Graupner - NEW MULTIROTOR FLIGHT CONTROLLERS, 4IN1 ESC’S AND GPS AIO MODULES

News By Jim T. Graham
Graupner's new range of multirotor products offer a fully integrated plug and play solution for setting up copters in an easy and fast way.
Team Extreme Welcomes Santiago Perez!

Team Extreme Welcomes Santiago Perez!

Article By Jim T. Graham
Everyone knows Extreme Flight in the giant scale world. Chris Hinson has some news he wanted to share on FG!
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
Graupner - NEW SERIAL 2.4GHZ DIVERSITY HOTT RECEIVERS

Graupner - NEW SERIAL 2.4GHZ DIVERSITY HOTT RECEIVERS

News By Jim T. Graham
The new Graupner GR-12L diversity RX is coming in February. Learn more here!
RCG Place of the Month - New CACH

RCG Place of the Month - New CACH

Article By Jason Cole
This month's featured Place is New CACH located in Tiltil, Chile. This has got to be one the greatest RC Facilities on Earth!
Extreme Flight v2 60" EXTRA 300 EXP!!

Extreme Flight v2 60" EXTRA 300 EXP!!

Article By EXTREME FLIGHT
Extreme Flight has a new Extra 300 to show the world!
What Happens if You Fly a Drone in a Plane?

What Happens if You Fly a Drone in a Plane?

Article By Jason Cole
Fly a drone inside a plane, the plane moves forward to take off, what happens to the drone?
XK K123 3D/6G AS350 Ecureuil RC Mini Helicopter RTF

XK K123 3D/6G AS350 Ecureuil RC Mini Helicopter RTF

News By Jason Cole
This tiny replica of the Eurocopter AS350 Ecureuil is a neat RTF RC helicopter that fits in the palm of your hand.
The NEW E-flite Timber X 1.2m BNF Basic/PNP - Get STOL3D!

The NEW E-flite Timber X 1.2m BNF Basic/PNP - Get STOL3D!

Article By Jason M
The E-flite Timber X 1.2m combines the STOL capabilities of the original with a new wing design, oversized control surfaces, metal-geared servos and a 3S and 4S compatible power system to also deliver
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.
Blade Scimitar LRX

Blade Scimitar LRX

News By Jason Cole
Blade is adding to the Scimitar series with the new long range focused LRX. It's a ready to go out of the box quad with 7" props that makes it easy to get long flight times and cover some ground.
E-flite Extra 300 3D 1.3m

E-flite Extra 300 3D 1.3m

Article By Jason Cole
E-flite released a new Extra 300 3D foamie yesterday in a 1.3M size. It looks nice and is suitable for 3 or 4S lipo batteries.
Drone Racing Simulator for Android Devices

Drone Racing Simulator for Android Devices

News By Jason Cole
Drone Racing Simulator is a Multiplayer based sim from 3D Creative World. It's designed for mobile devices and is available on the Google Play Store.
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.
DJI Smart Controller

DJI Smart Controller

News By Jason Cole
DJI has a new smart controller that works with OcuSyn 2.0 drones like the Mavic 2 Pro and Zoom. It will also work with any future OcuSync 2.0 aircraft from DJI.
Horizon Hobby Announces Passing of Chief Executive Officer Joseph Ambrose

Horizon Hobby Announces Passing of Chief Executive Officer Joseph Ambrose

News By Jim T. Graham
The hobby lost a great industry leader and ambassador to our hobby - Joe Ambrose.
The Drone - Yes This is a Real Movie

The Drone - Yes This is a Real Movie

News By Jason Cole
Drones are no strangers to movies, they've been used as tools for cinematographers for ages to capture amazing shots from the air. This year though, drones will take to the big screen as the main
H-King P-51D Moonbeam McSwine 750mm (30") (PNP)

H-King P-51D Moonbeam McSwine 750mm (30") (PNP)

News By Jim T. Graham
The H-King P-51D Mustang “Moonbeam McSwine” is based on a P51D built in 1944. The Mustang was one of the iconic US fighters from WWII.
Pilot USA - Pitts Challenger – 73″ (50-70cc)

Pilot USA - Pitts Challenger – 73″ (50-70cc)

News By Jim T. Graham
Following on from the great feedback received from the community for our first biplane, the 100-120cc Pitts Challenger 87", Pilot-RC are very pleased to announce the release of the smaller but no less
Airblock Modular Programmable Drone for Kids

Airblock Modular Programmable Drone for Kids

News By Jason Cole
Airblock is a modular programmable drone for kids that provides a simplified introduction to coding and it looks like a ton of fun.
RCG Place of the Month - Hog Heaven Hobbies

RCG Place of the Month - Hog Heaven Hobbies

Article By Jason Cole
This month's featured Place is Hog Heaven Hobbies located in Sturbridge, MA. This place was recommended by Tom Rocheleau, District 1 AVP who took the time to visit the shop, take some photos and write
FMS 1700mm (67") Piper PA-18 Super Cub

FMS 1700mm (67") Piper PA-18 Super Cub

News By Jim T. Graham
As a relative of the popular 1400mm J-3 Cub, the 1700mm PA-18 Super Cub retains great flight characteristics while offering increased power and wingspan.
FrSky New 900Mhz R9 MM F4 & F7 Flight Controllers

FrSky New 900Mhz R9 MM F4 & F7 Flight Controllers

News By Jason Cole
FrSky has released some new flight controllers with built in 900Mhz receivers for use with their R9M and R9M Lite transmitter modules.
Horizon Hobby/Blade Scimitar 170 FPV RTF Review

Horizon Hobby/Blade Scimitar 170 FPV RTF Review

Review By Jim T. Graham
Here is a complete solution for anyone looking to get into an FPV based quadcopter. In this review, I go over the complete package and also provide FPV footage from the air.
Clipped Wing Cub 1.2m BNF Basic with AS3X and SAFE Select Review

Clipped Wing Cub 1.2m BNF Basic with AS3X and SAFE Select Review

Review By Hiflyer
When is a Cub not a Cub? When it's a clipped wing aerobatic beast.
Blade Scimitar 215 Pro BNF Basic 5" FPV Racer Review

Blade Scimitar 215 Pro BNF Basic 5" FPV Racer Review

Review By Jason Cole
Check out our review of the new Blade Scimitar 215 Pro 5" FPV Drone Racer.
Empire Hobby - Flysight ViewOptix HD Goggle - HDMI/DVR

Empire Hobby - Flysight ViewOptix HD Goggle - HDMI/DVR

Review By Jim T. Graham
Check out the next evolution of an FPV headset/goggle many of us already know and love. The ViewOptix has a lot of additional features we have been asking for!
Rage "Golden Age Series" Spirit of St. Louis - RCGroups Review

Rage "Golden Age Series" Spirit of St. Louis - RCGroups Review

Review By IFLYOS
The Rage Spirit of St. Louis: Comes Ready-To-Fly and has great looks. Follow along as I discover what this plane is capable of!
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