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Fascinated with model aviation since a youngster, my modeling experience includes control-line, indoor modeling, competition free flight, r/c competition thermal sailplanes, r/c electric powered models, and more recently, Giant Scale r/c models. After gaining an MIT Aeronautical/Astronautical degree, I served 29 years in the USAF in the space and missile fields, serving as Program Manager for two major space programs. Presently retired and residing in Southern California, enjoying its year-around excellent


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SPAD No.-F49 model airplane plan

SPAD No.-F49  ( 16 in. / 40.6 cm )

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The SPAD S.XIII biplane was a French-designed single-seat fighter that was produced in large quantities and flown by numerous Allied air forces. The model here is a 16" span semi-scale...

SPAD No.-F49 Details:
Type: Airplane
Class: Free-Flight
Use: Fighter
Motor: Rubber-Band-Powered
Wingspan: 16 in. / 40.6 cm
Publisher: Paul K. Guillow
Designer: Paul K. Guillow
Plan File Info:
ID: 90577
File Size: 324.5 KB
Added: 24/05/2015 10:14
Updated: 27/11/18 04:45:59am

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Atalante GB-10 model airplane plan

Atalante GB-10  ( 13 in. / 33 cm )

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The Atalante GB-10 appears to be a one-off variant of the Hanriot H.180, one in a series of French light utility aircraft designed and produced in the 1930s. The "giveaway" is the...

Atalante GB-10 Details:
Type: Airplane
Class: Free-Flight
Use: Civilian
Motor: Rubber-Band-Powered
Wingspan: 13 in. / 33 cm
Designer: Emmanuel Fillon
Date: 01/1984
Plan File Info:
ID: 81639
File Size: 221.0 KB
Added: 27/03/2015 00:27
Updated: 27/11/17 12:44:28am

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De Havilland 110 "Sea Vixen" model airplane plan

De Havilland 110 "Sea Vixen"  ( 17 in. / 43.2 cm )

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The De Havilland 110 "Sea Vixen" is a twin-jet, two-seater carrier-based fighter that served the British Royal Navy extremely well in the 1960s and 1970s. The plane has a distinct and...

De Havilland 110 "Sea Vixen" Details:
Type: Airplane
Class: Free-Flight
Use: Fighter
Motor: Jettex-Powered
Wingspan: 17 in. / 43.2 cm
Publisher: Keil Kraft
Designer: Albert Hatfull
Plan File Info:
ID: 81626
File Size: 1.7 MB
Added: 27/03/2015 00:27
Updated: 27/11/17 01:29:11am

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Super Phoenix model airplane plan

Super Phoenix  ( 55 in. / 139.7 cm )

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Presented here are updated plans for Frank Ehling's classic pylon 'gasser' free flight from the late 1940s. The plane was designed for a glow engine in the .15 to 19 range and featured a high pylon...

Super Phoenix Details:
Type: Airplane
Class: Free-Flight
Use: Sport
Motor: Glow-Powered
Wingspan: 55 in. / 139.7 cm
Publisher: Full Size Plans
Designer: Frank Ehling
Date: 11/2008
Plan File Info:
ID: 91279
File Size: 2.0 MB
Added: 24/05/2015 10:15
Updated: 27/10/18 06:54:34am

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Super Saucer model airplane plan

Super Saucer  ( 54 in. / 137.2 cm )

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Super Saucer, despite its name, is a conventionally designed free flight towline glider designed for entry level builders and fliers. The plane spans 54 inches and would be easy to build and adjust...

Super Saucer Details:
Type: Glider
Class: Free-Flight
Use: Trainer
Motor: Not-Powered
Wingspan: 54 in. / 137.2 cm
Publisher: Model Airplane NewsA
Designer: Bruce Lester
Date: 04/1952
Plan File Info:
ID: 91314
File Size: 532.3 KB
Added: 24/05/2015 10:15
Updated: 27/10/18 06:42:10am

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Supermarine Attacker model airplane plan

Supermarine Attacker  ( 21 in. / 53.3 cm )

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Robert Buragas designed this semi-scale model of the British Navy's jet fighter, the Supermarine Attacker, for Jetex 150 power. As Jetex has been out of business for the past 25-30 years, building...

Supermarine Attacker Details:
Type: Airplane
Class: Free-Flight
Use: Fighter
Motor: Jettex-Powered
Wingspan: 21 in. / 53.3 cm
Publisher: Model Airplane News
Designer: Robert Buragas
Date: 03/1953
Plan File Info:
ID: 91333
File Size: 1.1 MB
Added: 24/05/2015 10:15
Updated: 27/10/18 05:51:45am

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Sword model airplane plan

Sword  ( 33 in. / 83.8 cm )

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Sword is a British style control-line plane designed for combat or sport flying, powered by a 2.5 cc (.15 CID) or larger engine, glow or diesel. The design is pure British with the horizontal stab ...

Sword Details:
Type: Airplane
Class: Control-Line
Use: Sport
Motor: Glow-Powered
Wingspan: 33 in. / 83.8 cm
Publisher: Aeromodeller
Designer: J. Templeman
Date: 10/1957
Plan File Info:
ID: 91388
File Size: 814.8 KB
Added: 24/05/2015 10:15
Updated: 27/10/18 05:34:32am

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TBF-1 Avenger model airplane plan

TBF-1 Avenger  ( 20 in. / 50.8 cm )

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Presented here is Comet Models' plans for a 20" span, rubber-powered, free flight model of the Grumman TBF-1 Avenger, the carrier-based torpedo bomber that served well during WW2. A supplemental...

TBF-1 Avenger Details:
Type: Airplane
Class: Free-Flight
Use: Bomber
Motor: Rubber-Band-Powered
Wingspan: 20 in. / 50.8 cm
Publisher: Comet Models
Plan File Info:
ID: 91408
File Size: 1.4 MB
Added: 24/05/2015 10:15
Updated: 27/10/18 02:47:32am

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Tadpole model airplane plan

Tadpole  ( 18 in. / 45.7 cm )

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The Tadpole is a cutie, an 18" sport free flight flying boat powered by a CO2 power plant. The designer is the legendary Howard McEntee, prolific model designer of the 1950s and 1960s. As CO2...

Tadpole Details:
Type: Airplane
Class: Free-Flight
Use: Sport
Motor: CO2-Powered
Wingspan: 18 in. / 45.7 cm
Publisher: Model Airplane News
Designer: Howard G. McEntee
Date: 11/1948
Plan File Info:
ID: 91414
File Size: 530.8 KB
Added: 24/05/2015 10:15
Updated: 27/10/18 02:38:31am

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Tadpole model airplane plan

Tadpole  ( 78 in. / 198.1 cm )

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This Tadpole is a free flight glider designed by Peter Law for the FAI F1A "Nordic A-2" towline glider event. The plane has an unusually high 13:1 aspect ratio and is reputed to perform...

Tadpole Details:
Type: Glider
Class: Free-Flight
Use: Sport
Motor: Not-Powered
Wingspan: 78 in. / 198.1 cm
Publisher: Aeromodeller
Designer: Peter Law
Date: 07/1953
Plan File Info:
ID: 91416
File Size: 502.9 KB
Added: 24/05/2015 10:15
Updated: 27/10/18 02:30:40am

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Thunderbolt model airplane plan

Thunderbolt  ( 49 in. / 124.5 cm )

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Thunderbolt was designed by Britisher Bill Morley in the mid '50s following then-current control line aerobatics design trends established by Bob Palmer with his Smoothie and Thunderbird designs....

Thunderbolt Details:
Type: Airplane
Class: Control-Line
Use: Acro
Motor: Diesel-Powered
Wingspan: 49 in. / 124.5 cm
Publisher: Aeromodeller
Designer: Bill Morley
Date: 08/1955
Plan File Info:
ID: 91520
File Size: 1.8 MB
Added: 24/05/2015 10:15
Updated: 27/10/18 02:14:57am

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Double Feature model airplane plan

Double Feature  ( 31 in. / 78.7 cm )

RCM Plans

Double Feature Plan9042 Small Aircraft guru Ken Willard designed Double Feature in 1964, a novelty aircraft with two 049 glow engines mounted pusher-style with thrust lines steeply angled, refer...

Double Feature Details:
Type: Airplane
Class: Radio-Control
Use: Sport
Motor: Glow-Powered
Wingspan: 31 in. / 78.7 cm
Publisher: RCM magazine
Designer: Ken Willard
Date: 07/1964
Plan File Info:
ID: 80801
File Size: 860.0 KB
Added: 26/03/2015 16:04
Updated: 27/06/18 06:16:46pm

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Candy model airplane plan

Candy  ( 70 in. / 177.8 cm )

RCM Plans

Candy Plan 131 "Candy" is Cliff Weirick's aerobatic "pattern" airplane, designed for a Veco .45 engine and spanning 70 inches. The plane was competitive in the early 1960s and if...

Candy Details:
Type: Airplane
Class: Radio-Control
Use: Pattern
Motor: Glow-Powered
Wingspan: 70 in. / 177.8 cm
Publisher: RC Modeler magazine
Designer: Cliff Weirick
Date: 11/1963
Plan File Info:
ID: 80089
File Size: 1.8 MB
Added: 25/03/2015 18:18
Updated: 27/06/18 05:52:47pm

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Curtiss SBC-3 Helldiver model airplane plan

Curtiss SBC-3 Helldiver  ( 23 in. / 58.4 cm )

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The Curtiss SBC-3 "Helldiver" was a US Navy carrier-based light scout/bomber aircraft that was active in the years prior to WW2. This dual-seat biplane design evolved through several...

Curtiss SBC-3 Helldiver Details:
Type: Airplane
Class: Free-Flight
Use: Bomber
Motor: Diesel-Powered
Wingspan: 23 in. / 58.4 cm
Publisher: Astral Aero Model
Designer: Harold J. Towner
Plan File Info:
ID: 80581
File Size: 1.4 MB
Added: 26/03/2015 02:19
Updated: 27/05/17 04:09:59am

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DeHavilland DH-4 model airplane plan

DeHavilland DH-4  ( 42 in. / 106.7 cm )

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The DeHavilland DH-4 was a two-seater biplane "day" bomber designed by Geoffrey DeHavilland, and produced in Britain and the US to support offensive operations during WWI. The DH-4 proved...

DeHavilland DH-4 Details:
Type: Airplane
Class: Free-Flight
Use: Bomber
Motor: Glow-Powered
Wingspan: 42 in. / 106.7 cm
Designer: Richard Meixell
Date: 01/1967
Plan File Info:
ID: 80658
File Size: 1.6 MB
Added: 26/03/2015 13:03
Updated: 27/05/17 02:19:41am

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F6F Hellcat model airplane plan

F6F Hellcat  ( 42 in. / 106.7 cm )

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Sterling Models kitted this F6F Hellcat as a control-line sport stunt model, its appearance "loosely" resembling the US Navy's WW2 carrier-based fighter. Designed for .19 to .35 CID glow...

F6F Hellcat Details:
Type: Airplane
Class: Control-Line
Use: Fighter
Motor: Glow-Powered
Wingspan: 42 in. / 106.7 cm
Publisher: Sterling Models
Plan File Info:
ID: 91158
File Size: 2.8 MB
Added: 24/05/2015 10:15
Updated: 27/02/17 04:10:25am

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Grumman F11F-1 Tiger model airplane plan

Grumman F11F-1 Tiger  ( 21 in. / 53.3 cm )

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Here's a quite challenging design, a ducted fan control line (or free flight) scale model of the Grumman carrier-based F11F-1 Tiger. Designed by the legendary Henry Struck and kitted by Berkeley...

Grumman F11F-1 Tiger Details:
Type: Airplane
Class: Control-Line
Use: Fighter
Motor: Glow-Powered
Wingspan: 21 in. / 53.3 cm
Publisher: Berkeley Models
Designer: Henry Struck
Date: 01/1958
Plan File Info:
ID: 81556
File Size: 2.0 MB
Added: 27/03/2015 00:26
Updated: 27/02/16 04:47:46am

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Hawker Tempest model airplane plan

Hawker Tempest  ( 27" in. / 68.6 cm )

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The plans depict Keil Kraft's model of the British Hawker Tempest fighter aircraft from the WWII era. The model is a sport scale, 27" wingspan rubber powered free flight model. Unfortunately...

Hawker Tempest Details:
Type: Airplane
Class: Free-Flight
Use: Fighter
Motor: Rubber-Band-Powered
Wingspan: 27" in. / 68.6 cm
Publisher: Keil Kraft
Date: 01/1948
Plan File Info:
ID: 81757
File Size: 697.1 KB
Added: 27/03/2015 13:00
Updated: 27/02/16 04:30:49am

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Heinkel He 51 model airplane plan

Heinkel He 51  ( 37 in. / 94 cm )

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The Heinkel He 51 was a German single-seat biplane produced in a number of different versions. Initially developed as a fighter, the He 51 first saw service in the Spanish Civil War where it was...

Heinkel He 51 Details:
Type: Airplane
Class: Control-Line
Use: Fighter
Motor: Diesel-Powered
Wingspan: 37 in. / 94 cm
Publisher: ModelHob (Spain)
Plan File Info:
ID: 81840
File Size: 1.7 MB
Added: 28/03/2015 20:16
Updated: 27/02/16 04:22:47am

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Satellite 1000 model airplane plan

Satellite 1000

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The Satellite 1000 - Series 70 - is the culmination of AMA gas free flight development starting in the 1950s by Bob and Bill Hunter. The "C" model shown spans 86.25" and was powered...

Satellite 1000 Details:
Type: Airplane
Class: Free-Flight
Use: Thermal
Motor: Gas-Powered
Wingspan: 200cm-To-260cm (79in-To-102in)
Publisher: Satellite City
Designer: Bob Hunter
Date: 1970
Plan File Info:
ID: 90623
File Size: 2.0 MB
Added: 24/05/2015 10:14
Updated: 27/02/16 03:07:37am

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Tucker Special model airplane plan

Tucker Special  ( 52 in. / 132.1 cm )

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The Tucker Special is a controlline aircraft designed for Precision Aerobatics (aka "stunt") competition. Powered by a Fox 35 and spanning 52 inches, this attractive plane has classic lines...

Tucker Special Details:
Type: Airplane
Class: Control-Line
Use: Acro
Motor: Glow-Powered
Wingspan: 52 in. / 132.1 cm
Publisher: Hobby Helpers
Designer: Robert Tucker
Date: 1962
Plan File Info:
ID: 91638
File Size: 1.5 MB
Added: 24/05/2015 10:17
Updated: 27/01/17 05:13:02pm

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Republic RC-3 Seabee model airplane plan

Republic RC-3 Seabee  ( 54 in. / 137.2 cm )

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The Republic RC-3 Seabee was an all-metal, pusher motor amphibian produced in the 1940s by Republic Aircraft. The Seabee's development is unusual since it was designed for sport general aviation and...

Republic RC-3 Seabee Details:
Type: Airplane
Class: Free-Flight
Use: Civilian
Motor: Diesel-Powered
Wingspan: 54 in. / 137.2 cm
Publisher: Aeromodeller
Designer: H. J.Towner
Date: 05/1949
Plan File Info:
ID: 90683
File Size: 2.3 MB
Added: 24/05/2015 10:14
Updated: 27/01/17 04:25:09am

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Short Stirling model airplane plan

Short Stirling  ( 37 in. / 94 cm )

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The Short Stirling was the first British 4-engined bomber to see service in WW2, but due to comparatively inferior performance compared to the Handley Page Halifax and Avro Lancaster, was relegated...

Short Stirling Details:
Type: Airplane
Class: Free-Flight
Use: Bomber
Motor: Rubber-Band-Powered
Wingspan: 37 in. / 94 cm
Publisher: Astral Aero Model
Designer: H. J. Towner
Plan File Info:
ID: 90745
File Size: 3.0 MB
Added: 24/05/2015 10:14
Updated: 27/01/17 03:51:56am

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EAA Biplane model airplane plan

EAA Biplane  ( 40 in. / 101.6 cm )

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The Experimental Aircraft Association decided in the mid 1950s to design & develop a single-seat sport aircraft as a service to its members, and the EAA Biplane was the result. Over 7000 plans...

EAA Biplane Details:
Type: Airplane
Class: Radio-Control
Use: Civilian
Motor: Glow-Powered
Wingspan: 40 in. / 101.6 cm
Publisher: American Airctraft Modeler magazine
Designer: Nick Ziroli
Date: 01/1969
Plan File Info:
ID: 92317
File Size: 1.9 MB
Added: 29/06/2015 19:41
Updated: 26/12/16 10:55:15pm

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B-24 Liberator model airplane plan

B-24 Liberator  ( 66 in. / 167.6 cm )

RCM Plans

Frank Baker designed a 60" 4-engine semi-scale model of the Consolidated B-24 Liberator in a most interesting design approach: four unthrottled Cox TD 020s and rudder-only control! Thinking of...

B-24 Liberator Details:
Type: Airplane
Class: Radio-Control
Use: Bomber
Motor: Gas-Powered
Wingspan: 66 in. / 167.6 cm
Publisher: RCM magazine
Designer: Frank Baker
Date: 12/1966
Plan File Info:
ID: 92435
File Size: 1.8 MB
Added: 22/07/2015 23:00
Updated: 26/12/16 06:24:42pm

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