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R/C Related
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Slope Gliding

Gliderking
A great website featuring some of the latest high performance slope planes. Lots of great pictures!
Lomcovak
A very nice website from the Czech Republic, focusing on all aspects of r/c saiplanes.
Kevin Newton's page
Lots of info from slope racer and QFI magazine editor Kevin Newton of the UK.
F3X.COM/Composite Specialties
F3X sells some of the hottest composite and molded slope ships from all over the world.
Shredair
Shredair offers gliders for slope and scale flying, F3B/F/J competition flying, and F5B/F/J electric-powered flying.
Jaro Muller
Jaro Muller is known for producing some of the finest quality competition gliders anywhere, including the Esprit, Escape, and Ellipse.
NorCal Slope Soaring
This site focuses on slope soaring in Northern California. Lots of good dynamic soaring video too.
Fatlion Sailplane Page
Nice page about r/c sailplanes. Good beginner info.
The Birdworks
Maker of the "Geek" elastic sloper, as well as an R/C seagull and several other flying wing kits.
Samba Models
Samba produces the Pike and Kobra F3F/F3J models.
Aero Model
Importers and distributers high-quality competition sailplanes, electric assisted Sailplanes, fun-fly models and scale models.
North East Sailplanes
Perhaps the best know seller of sailplanes in the USA. Lots and lots of gliders!
Radio Carbon Art
Paul Naton's soaring video site. Home of the "Endless Lift" video.
Slope Scale
Makers of several nice looking power slope scale warbird kits, including an FW-190, Hellcat, and B-17.
Profili2
Software to manage, draw and analyse wing airfoils.

R/C related

The Birdworks
Maker of the "Geek" elastic sloper, as well as an R/C seagull and several other flying wing kits.
Boss Aircraft
These guys make a beautiful Extra 300 model.
3rd-shift
Lots of great R/C pics, including ones from one of my club's events.
The Channel Islands Condors Page
The R/C club I belong to.
Butch's R/C page
Full scale and R/C stuff images. More stuff to come in the future.
Crash's Homepage
R/C Pattern, pylon, and full size images. Check out the awesome shot of Rare Bear!
Tower Hobbies
Tower Hobbies supplies almost all the R/C related things you can think of.
Hobby People
Hobby People also supplies almost all the R/C related things you can think of.
Horizon Hobby
Distrubuters of JR radios, Saito, Webra, and lots of stuff that Tower Hobbies doesn't carry.
International Miniature Aerobatic Club
The R/C counterpart to the full scale IAC.

Radio Control for Beginners

Gliders:

www.fatlion.com
A great site with lots of information about all different types of gliders (slopers, handlaunch, thermal, combat, etc). Has links to the web sites of many slope glider companies too.
TEMPLE HILL SLOPE SQUADRON'S Slope Flying Basics
A great site with lots of information about all different types of gliders (slopers, handlaunch, thermal, combat, etc). Has links to the web sites of many slope glider companies too.

Power Planes/General R/C Info:

The R/C Aircraft FAQ
Shamin Mohammed's R/C FAQ was one of the original R/C airplane FAQs available on the internet.
easyRC.com
Tower Hobbies' guide to getting started in R/C
East Coast Model Center guide to R/C
Another nice guide to getting started. As good or better then Tower's.

Full Scale Aircraft

Super Scooper
New homepage of the CL-215/415 firefighting airplane.
Miss America
Homepage of the famous red white and blue P-51 Mustang Reno racer. Lots of pictures.
Landings
"Aviation's biggest cyber-hub." Well, that's what they call it. Lots of stuff.
Michelle's Virtual Hanger
Lots and lots of of full scale and R/C airplane images and links.
Team Nemisis
The Formula 1 race team has their own home page. See 3-views, photos , and specs of the Nemisis pylon racer.

Aerobatic Airplanes

The Unoffical Extra 300 Home Page
The Extra 300 web page is filled with information and nearly 100 pictures of the full size Extra series aerobatic airplanes. This site is a must for anyone planning to build one of the popular Extra series R/C kits.
Firebird Aerobatics
A British aerobatic team that flies a variety of planes, including the Extra 300.
Zivko Aeronuatics
Manufacturers of the Edge aerobatic planes.
Rihn Aircraft Home Page
Dan Rihn's DR-106 One Design and two-seater DR-109. Many photos.
Western Michigan University's Extra 300L
Wow, a school with its own Extra! Lots of specs and several pics.
Northern Lights Aerobatic Team press ride
Reporter, Gregg Keene's ride with the Northern Lights. Lots of pictures.
Halcones Aerobatic Team press ride
A reporter got a ride in one the Chilean aerobatic team's Extra 300s. Story and photos.
The Northern Lights Aerobatic Team
Great shots of the team's Extras, plus lots of info.
The Aerobatics Image Archive
Shots of a variety of aerobatic planes, including Patty Wagstaff's Extra 300S.
Aero Sport
These are the guys that import and sell the plane. Many good shots of the Extra 300, 300S, 300L, and the new Extra 200 and 400 here, along with lots specifications.
The European Airshow Homepage
Great pictures of warbirds, jets, civil aircraft, and a whole page on aerobats, including Extras, CAPS, Sukhois, and Yaks.
Rocky Hill Airshows
Rocky flies a red and white Extra 300 for his airshow performances. Several good pictures on this page, plus specs on his plane.
Team Stuadacher
Manufactuers of one of the only unlimited aerobatic monoplanes in the United States.
New Vacation Pics
This guy worked at Aero Sport and got a bunch of pictures of the wildly painted Northern Lights aerobatic team Extra 300's.
FAI News
Photos of a CAP, Extra ,and Sukhoi.
Rob Krauter Airshows
Pitts Special.
International Aerobtic Club
IAC Homepage.
XVIII World Aerobatic Championships
The contest is over, but this is still a great site for aerobatic enthusiasts

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