Wednesday, 28 August 2013

Chasing Trev's Plane

Harder Than It Looks...

Monday, 26 August 2013

Control a model with your thoughts--an easy route to your 'A-certificate' !

A model; aircraft controlled by the mind, no hands. Where will we be in 10 years? Astounding.

Sunday, 25 August 2013

Bentley Wildfowl Park and Motor Museum

Went to Bentley last Thursday an ideal place for Petrol Heads and Twitchers!

Thursday, 22 August 2013

My Latest Build Scale Plane

Took ages to build - modelled after an Air India aircraft.
In first class you are on the top deck and you can take on as much hand luggage as you want at no extra cost - the only exception is no livestock...
If you need to see the fantastic detail click on this picture...

Messing About _ Aerial View

Bit Of Fun

Just Another Day At The Field...

Some Great Weather This Week - Great Sunsets.

Friday, 16 August 2013

Nothing to do with flying but thought this was good  

A Double Bash - Mark & Miguel Flying

Windy day - Video taken by Dave...

Dave 3D

Dave filmed By Miguel - Bit windy

Sunday, 11 August 2013

Sammy versus Ginger Rounds 1 and 2

And now for something different,Sammy versus Ginger a cat duel.

Round 2

This happens every day---I am not sure where Ginger comes from and of course it has nothing to do with model planes but you can hear a Heathrow bound jet overhead!


Flying Field Tales

A few pictures from the field...

Saturday, 10 August 2013

Skills Needed To Build & Fly A Plane

Blackburn Monoplane 1912

I have waited a long time for this plane to come down to the flying field again and today I was rewarded - however I only had my old camera to hand... The Blackburn Type D, sometimes known as the Single Seat Monoplane, was built by Robert Blackburn at Leeds in 1912. It is a single-engine mid-wing monoplane. This model has the full wing warping system which works very well indeed. A very majestic model in the sky with class...

Friday, 9 August 2013

A Quick Flight.

If you are going to look at this video please ensure you have a bucket to hand - in case your seasick...
This video is 3.8 faster than it should be which can cause dire consequences for you tummy.
You have been warned.

Simons Maiden

Simon said - it was going to be some taxi trials but if it felt right he might take it for its maiden. Without further ado he opened the throttle and it came hurtling towards me and then it was off the ground - would I get a haircut as it headed towards me!!! So much for taxi trials...