Monthly Archives: January 2012

  • Indoor Flying at ETSA Park

    Indoor Flying at ETSA Park
    We had a great night of indoor flying at ETSA Park in Adelaide last Thursday - Mike brought along some new models and we had a great turnout of  indoor flyers ready for action! Our good friend Chuck has provided some great footage at the event - check it out here: The E-flite UMX Hyper Taxi (VOTL) and the Blade mQX Quadcopter are both available from so visit our store for more info!...

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  • E-flite Hyper Taxi (VOTL) Review

    E-flite Hyper Taxi (VOTL) Review
    Our good friend Chuck has been at it again with his un-boxing videos of some exciting new product!  The E-flite Hyper Taxi! Watch his first video of 2012 here: From Chuck: "Welcome to 2012 and my first review for the year. Again Mike from OMP/Modelflight has given us the latest release from E-flite, the new UMX Hyper Taxi with AS3X technology, so sit back and let's have a close up look at this VTOL plane. It is going to be a first for me having never flown one before...

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  • Preview of the Gee Bee R2 with David Payne

    Preview of the Gee Bee R2 with David Payne
    By John Redman, Horizon Hobby Gee Bees competed in all the popular airplane races of the Golden Era of aviation. These highly engineered, teardrop-shaped, super planes required a skillful hand and perfect circumstances, but with the right pilot, they ruled the speed course. The UMX™ Gee Bee®R2 is yours to groove through the skies just about anywhere because it features specially tuned handling more in common with a Sunday sport model than a short-coupled engine with wings. The awe-inspiring UMX Gee Bee R2 replica offers handling so remarkably smooth, you’ll want to fly this authentically scaled model every day. Its built-in, specially tuned, AS3X™ System invisibly helps you enjoy the kind of silky handling and outstanding control you always wanted from a conveniently-sized RC model, but never thought possible before now...

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