ON THE COVER

Prolific Pete Lowe rolls another traditional build into the spring sunshine for it’s pre-flight photo shoot. The delightful DB Auster features an authentic bungee-sprung undercarriage, cockpit detail and gorgeous period colour scheme. See more in Pete’s Totally Traditional column.


REVIEWS

DIAMOND 1100 - Mike Freeman entertains the Diamond motor glider family’s latest arrival

STEPCRAFT - One-on-one with a desktop CNC cutting machine for the homebuilder

FLICK 3D - Hacker’s appropriately titled 3D aerobat

VIPERJET 720 - An extremely compact EDF jet from Graupner

STUNTMASTER - The sneaky new arrival from Multiplex


FREE PRO-PLAN

REDEAGLE - Easy to build and fly, Ton Van Munsteren’s new 2m e-glider is a relaxing soarer and great club competition tool. Check out Ton's photo build blog.


REGULARS

SWITCH ON - A full round up along with the result of our really big radio popularity poll

COUNTERPOINT - ……and you thought you had enough stuff? Ha!

ALL WRITE - You make it what it is so have your say in Britain’s best-selling (by a country mile) model flying mag!

GOING PLACES - It’s summer for heaven’s sake so get out there!

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FEATURES

BEHIND THE WIRE - Whittaker talks his way into RAFMAA’s exclusive fly-in

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WHAT GOES UP - Why the Spit turned out the way it did and why model flying tyros shouldn’t be flying one any time soon

THERMAL SOARING - Steve Dorling is back with thermal sniffing suggestions

BUILD-A-PLANE WORKSHOP PT.2 - Nigel Hawes completes the wing and tackles the fuselage as the project starts to take shape

NAZI STOL - Fieseler’s quirky Storch still fascinates and Chris Harle’s fine facsimile is no exception

ELECTRIC AVENUE - Andrew Gibbs is back with another instalment of no-nonsense electric flight advice

PARTING SHOT - Sometimes bad things happen


COLUMNS

ON SILENT WINGS - Simon Cocker kicks off his 2014 slope campaign

PERFECT TRAINER - SebArt’s Shark has Hawes dropping jaws

JET THRUST - Bob Petrie explains why jets make perfect camera ships

WEEKENDERS - Are you an old timer still pining for an M-Series or that faithful Skyleader? Whittaker can help

TOTALLY TRADITIONAL - Pete Lowe delivers project updates and visits a model shop



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