Volume 17 Number 5
Heard at the Hangar Doors
New products review
Readerâ€™s Talkback! Got a beef, useful comment, or sound advice on any aspect of the hobby that youâ€™d like to pass on?
Massive Nuremberg Toy Fair photo spread
BOWERS FLY BABY BIPE
Bert Van Eijkâ€™s unusual twist on an old favourite surprised every one at this yearâ€™s Scale Nats…
MY CORCORAN CRACKER
You see, smell or hear something that sets a chain of consequence in motion. My mates gifted pile of old Aeromodeller Annuals did just that and there were consequences…
Geoffrey DeHavillandâ€™s Dragonfly – Current Confusion – Resistance Is Futile!
An antidote to ARTF
THE SPIN ON WINGS
Part 1: Do you understand the similarity of lift produced by an aerofoil and a spinning ball in flight? Considering the explanations offered for wing lift, this is unlikely. The lifting spinning ball or Mangus Effect, however, is fundamental to how wings work
When the engine quits the only way is down – Ian Contessa explains how to do it safely
NW Warbirds extend their tentacles to ever more venues, Alex Whittaker reports
WHAT, WHERE, WHEN
Classified events diary
More Than Just A Motor Glider – Peter’s Fab Fornier
Mike Evatt straps on his cyber-shoes once more
A great electric slow flyer, and a rubber version too!
IN SCALE CIRCLES
Bernard Gets A Handle On Things
THE EUROPEAN C/L CHAMPIONSHIPS
Mike Tries His Hand at Round The Pole(s)..!
Mick Hendersonâ€™s magnificent 1/4 scale Airco DH9a
FOR OLD TIMESâ€™ SAKE
Interesting Models – a Dizzy Diesel and some Fabulous Frogs
AN ALPINE END-GAME
Mike Evatt reports on the World Cup Finale in Bern and reviews the final placings in the 2011Free Flight World Cup
The Motor Cycle – a tale of friendship and historical lust by Dave Goodenough
Time Flies, looking back 75, 50 and 25 years ago in The Aeromodeller