Starting November 15th, Horizon Hobby will be giving away one awesome RC prize a day for 30 days through their “Gotta Have It!” Sweepstakes. This hot assortment of prizes includes the latest RC cars, trucks, planes, helis, and transmitters. There’s no purchase necessary and entry is simple, click here!
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The U.S. Air Force will host the famed Doolittle Tokyo Raiders’ final toast to their fallen comrades during an invitation-only ceremony on Nov. 9 at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force. On April 18, 1942, 80 men achieved the unimaginable when they took off from an aircraft carrier on a top secret mission […]
Die Cast X magazine, the largest circulation diecast collectibles magazine, is extremely pleased to announce that they have entered an agreement to sponsor the DiecastSpace SuperConvention in 2014 and beyond. The convention will now be called “The DCX SuperConvention,” and will take place February 20-24th 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. “To say that we’re excited is […]
The biannual Jet World Masters is taking place now in Meringen, Switzerland, and you can bet there are some amazing models in the air! One of them is Gerald Rutten’s F-16, featured in his video below. Gerald notes that he placed second in static judging with this jet at the 2011 event, and the model wasn’t […]
After all of the practice and qualifying rounds it looked as though the order for all four Modified classes were set in place – the Stadium Truck, Short Course, and 4WD classes each had one driver set the fastest time in three of the four rounds, and the defending champion in the 2WD division locked […]
With tips and tricks from world champion Jamie Robertson, you’ll soon be flying hot moves like pirouettes, flips, the rainbow and yes, even an inverted funnel! Watch Jamie’s thumbs on the sticks and learn from the best as he shares his pro flight tips and setup secrets. With his advice, you’ll be center stage in […]
Think you can tell the difference between a man-carrying aircraft and a scale, radio-control version? As you’re about to see, it’s harder than you may think. Test your skills with this fun quiz and you could win a copy of the impressive new book from the Smithsonian, “Aircraft: the Definitive Visual History.” This large-format volume […]
In this Almost-Ready-to-Fly, no-assembly required, day and age the RC airplane hobby has evolved. The main outcome of this new fast-assembly airplane era is that we now enjoy an amazing amount of skilled and talented RC pilots. With amazing aerobatic skills and speedy reaction times, flying model airplanes is enjoyed by countless modelers who have […]
And you were impressed when you drove your car all the way to the end of the neighborhood! NASA has been driving rovers on earth from the International Space Station, using real-time telemetry and a video assist to help guide the interplanetary rock crawlers. Of course, “real time” takes on a different meaning due to […]
Eleven score and seventeen years ago, our great, great, great, great, great, great. great grandfathers put their butts on the line to create a new nation and, to follow Abe’s words more precisely, the new nation was “…conceived in liberty and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.” Although he was dedicating […]
LaTrax is new on the scene, but since it’s “powered by Traxxas,” the brand already has plenty of cred. The first car under the new nameplate is the 1/18 scale Rally, a fully assembled, complete-with-batteries RTR street car that hits the street at under $150. At that price, the Rally is nearly as affordable as […]