News and events

News and events

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    Professional pilots about UAV rules in CanadaFrédérique Caron and Kevin St-Cyr

    After reporting new UAV regulations entering in force this summer in Canada we asked two known RC helicopter pilots about their opinions and reactions. We asked them to tell us their thouhts.

    rchelicopter.hu
    18 January 2019
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    Canada to introduce new UAV regulationsStrict rules by this summer

    Canada introduce new UAV regulations by 1st of June, this year. Not surprisingly they follow the similar patterns as being implemented everywhere across the world. With simple words: same as everywhere.

    rchelicopter.hu
    18 January 2019
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    SAB Goblin Kraken to be expected soonThe beast arrives in months

    This helicopter was the subject of one of the loudest announcements last year, then it turned into silence. No, the project is not halted, just as Tareq Alsaadi promised the community before, SAB wanted to make sure, everything is perfect, so they didn't rush the release.

    rchelicopter.hu
    15 January 2019
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    Mikado Glogo 690 to ready for deliveryKyle Dahl reports from Germany

    Mikado Nitro Logo, the GLogo 690 will be delivered pretty soon. Kyle has reported just now, they have finished the manuals, and packaging is happening now. These anticipated kits will be going on their ways soon.

    rchelicopter.hu
    14 January 2019
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    Stolen Henseleit TDS KitsTwo new kits gone missing

    It's been reported yesterday, two Henseleit TDS limited edition kits are gone missing whilst they were under delivery to their legal owners by DHL. This unfortunate event happened at German carrier company.

    rchelicopter.hu
    14 January 2019
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    MSH continues as XLPowerJust in: XLPower MSH acquisition

    As it's announced on Facebook by both companies, MSH will be XLPower in the future. But what's behind it? What happened to MSH?

    rchelicopter.hu
    08 January 2019
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    Joseph Ambrose passes awayThe announcement of Horizon Hobby

    It is with deep sadness we announce the unexpected passing of Joe Ambrose. Joe died in Champaign on January 4, 2019, at the age of 61. Longtime Horizon board member and Chairman of First Busey Corporation, Greg Lykins said, “With Joe’s passing, we have lost an amazing human being and visionary leader. Those of us who have been fortunate enough to know and work with Joe have lost a dear friend and inspiring mentor.”

    rchelicopter.hu
    08 January 2019
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    Assumed drone incident at GatwickAirport still suspended

    London Gatwick Airport is suspended since yesterday evening due to more drone incidents and the airport is still not receiving or departing any flights. Passengers are asked to get informed before travelling to the airport.

    rchelicopter.hu
    20 December 2018
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    XLPower releases F3C version soonPlanned release in first half of 2019

    As it's confirmed by XLPower now, the new XLPower F3C helicopter is coming soon. It will be available in 2019, most likely in the first half of the year depending on the test results. It's a massive helicopter in 760 size.

    rchelicopter.hu
    13 December 2018
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    Align Demeter G1 engine version to releaseAnnounced by Align this morning

    Align announced the brand new Demeter agricultural helicopter will get a petrol engine version as well soon. Therefore spraying can be even cheaper than traditional helicopter spraying.

    rchelicopter.hu
    05 December 2018
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    SAB Goblin Sport Drake Edition helicopters around the corner570 Sport and 700 Sport about to release

    SAB has announced them yesterday afternoon. The new Drake edition has got the painting and colour scheme of SABAVIO jet airplanes. The Goblin 570 Sport and 700 Sport will be available in Drake editions.

    rchelicopter.hu
    03 December 2018
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    There is no Align T-Rex 250 anymoreAlign confirms us

    Align has confirmed us this morning, they are about finishing to produce T-Rex 250 line. The last model is quite outdated and the hope of a newer version is now gone.

    rchelicopter.hu
    03 December 2018
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    BREAKING: Just announced - Las Vegas Funfly 201922-25 February 2019.

    More details in this video. Early registration is open. Pilots expected to attend: Alan Szabo Jr, Jason Bell, Nick Maxwell, Jesse Kavros, Bert Kammerer, Mitch Marozas, Ben Storick, JC Zankl, Kyle Dahl, Jamie Robertson, Darrick Chekas, Alex Rose, Danny Huckabay, Donnie Petsche, George Brown, CJ Jenkins, Kyle Stacy, Mark Meeks, Kevin Guidry, John Dayao, Rob Negri so far.

    rchelicopter.hu
    23 November 2018
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    Black Friday 2018What to expect this year?

    Christmas shopping began already for many of us, but the rush will begin tomorrow "officially". We are closer to Christmas, streets and shops are getting chaotic. Let's see what to expect this year.

    rchelicopter.hu
    22 November 2018
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    Phoenix RCIt is over

    This is the news on the phoenix-sim.com for a while now: A simple message about the end of the development. There's no doubt, it was known, because the silence around the company could mean two outcomes: they are preparing something great or they let it pass away quietly.

    rchelicopter.hu
    21 November 2018
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    Align Demeter E1Agricultural helicopter

    Align just announced its new industrial model(?), the Demeter E1. The massive RC (or autonomous) helicopter is designed for agricultural purposes.

    Szabó, Péter - pgpetike
    21 November 2018
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    BREAKING: XLPower Specter 700 Nitro?Yes, it seems it's around the corner

    We just received from XLPower: Specter 700 Nitro is in final design phase, which means it will be revealed soon. Specter 700 Nitro is coming.

    Szabó, Péter - pgpetike
    12 November 2018
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    SAB Goblin Fireball Havok available from nowNewest member of Goblin Fireball family goes to the market today

    The helicopter is the newest edition of 280 series. There's not too many change comparing to other models, its look makes it special.

    rchelicopter.hu
    16 October 2018
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    SAB Goblin Sport 700 Havok3 blade helicopter is coming soon

    It was known for a while now, the 25th SAB kit is going to be released soon. This is the Havok Sport Edition of the 700 helicopter, with the similar colours as the M169 Havok SAB airplane. Kyle Stacy has got his own recently and he just published these pictures on his official Facebook page.

    rchelicopter.hu
    26 September 2018
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    BKServo Kyle Stacy edition about to releaseThis new servo arrives soon

    BKServo has published the final specification of the new 7003HV Kyle Stacy edition cyclic servo this afternoon. The standard size servo has many improvements, but most important is the thermal absorbtion promising longer life time.

    rchelicopter.hu
    21 September 2018