News and events

News and events

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    Heiko Fischer joins to ManiaX TeamHe chooses ManiaX LiPo batteries for his helicopters

    Heiko Fischer who's known by his "tiny toy" helicopters at Kontronik has joined to ManiaX Team - announced on Facebook Tuesday morning. Heiko will use these batteries in his performance helicopters.

    rchelicopter.hu
    16 July 2019
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    Full Pitch Fun FlyIncredible success in the first year

    This is the first year when the Full Pitch Fun Fly was taken in place following the history of White Horse Fun Fly. Rob Bingham and his team achieved an unbelievable success with this first one.

    rchelicopter.hu
    16 July 2019
  • Egodrift Vincent Offenbeck Yutao Zou Dennis Beilby.JPG

    Soxos Australia becomes Egodrift distributorThe authorised reseller receives the first batch in days

    Soxos Australia announced that the company is now official distributor and authorised reseller of Egodrift motors on the southern continent - Dennis Beilby, Soxos Australia informed us Friday morning.

    rchelicopter.hu
    12 July 2019
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    Global 3D 2019 - end resultsSunday: drama, drama, drama

    The great show, Global 3D had many dramatic and there were even more fantastic moments. Walter Robijns and his about 50 people team have done a wonderful job, because everything went well, like a Swiss watch.

    rchelicopter.hu
    12 July 2019
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    Global 3D 2019Saturday summary

    The second day of Global 3D was even busier than Friday. The second part of Round 1 was held this day. And also the Speed cup ended on Saturday. During the night the Night flight competition would have been held, but the rain arriving in the evening made it impossible.

    rchelicopter.hu
    11 July 2019
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    F3C World Cup EventSønderborg, Denmark

    The Euro Heli Series concept was first dreamt up in 2013 by Ian Emery a UK F3C pilot after attendance at UK F3C events was dropping. After many discussions with other like minded pilots across Europe who were experiencing similar trends to a lesser or greater extent and with agreement on some fairly simply rules for hosting the event.

    Roger Mayo
    09 July 2019
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    XLPower Protos 380 in two weeksPreorder is now open at XLPower dealers

    XLPower is about to release the first - very limited - batch of Protos 380. Delivery starts in two weeks. The helicopter was presented at Global 3D.

    rchelicopter.hu
    09 July 2019
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    Gaui NX6 in third quarterWhich one do you prefer: nitro or electric?

    Gaui presents a new conception, which is called Gaui NX6. No need to decide at the purchase which one you prefer: nitro or electric, because the NX6 is electric and nitro at the same time.

    rchelicopter.hu
    09 July 2019
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    Newest Egodrift pilot: Jim SaundersAfter the midair crash at Global 3D

    Egodrift invited Jim Saunders into the team at Global 3D after the carnage during the demo on Sunday. Jim from the United Kingdom, member of EMHC is now Team Egodrift pilot officially.

    rchelicopter.hu
    09 July 2019
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    Dean Tamsett joins Helyshop flight teamSecond addition this year at the British team

    Dean Tamsett is the second new member of the team this year. Dean has been flying for 14 years, but he started to compete just 9 years later. He is a Sport class pilot with various results.

    rchelicopter.hu
    06 July 2019
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    Friday at Global 3DFlights, flights and more flights

    Friday went really well. Luckily it was mostly sunny. There were many great flights, really good competition results and not that many crashes.

    rchelicopter.hu
    05 July 2019
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    Global 3D begins nowPilot briefing and first set manoeuvres

    Global 3D 2019 has been started officially this morning. 17 countries, many pilots are attending in the next three days at the big event.

    rchelicopter.hu
    05 July 2019
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    Global 3DNews from Venlo

    All news about Global 3D 2019 here. Also a live newsfeed is running on this page. We are reporting from the event between Friday and Sunday. Don't miss anything out, follow this page.

    rchelicopter.hu
    28 June 2019
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    Global 3D about to launchAlmost everything and everybody prepared

    Only two and a half days left until Global 3D, which will be taken in place this weekend. Venlo in the Netherlands gets busy again. Everything to know so far.

    rchelicopter.hu
    02 July 2019
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    Michael Platts in Team Hely-ShopThe UK team gets its newest member

    Michael Platts is the latest joining member of Hely-Shop flight team from today - announced on Facebook Sunday evening. Mick flies SAB, Gaui and XLPower models.

    rchelicopter.hu
    30 June 2019
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    SAB UK Team restartsJust in: Initial members announced

    Enrico Bernabei just announced the first two members of the new SAB UK Team: Alex Hawtin and Petrus Bothma. Both pilots are well known and recognised members of the UK RC helicopter community and the are great SAB ambassadors.

    rchelicopter.hu
    27 June 2019
  • Alan Matuszczyk Robinson Egodrift.jpg

    Alan Robinson joins Team EgodriftAnnounced by Egodrift

    Vincent Offenbeck, chairman of Egodrift announced, Alan Robinson is now Egodrift pilot officially. Alan was a de-facto ambassador of the company so far, as he one of the enthusiasts among Egodrift fans.

    rchelicopter.hu
    26 June 2019
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    Polite warning from EgodriftNot all Egodrift like motors are genuine

    A warning popped up from Egodrift this morning. Many of us have known already, but please be aware, not all motors with Egodrift branding are genuine. if you want to get an Egodrift motor, purchase it from trusted source.

    rchelicopter.hu
    24 June 2019
  • Align T-Rex 300X 001.jpg

    New Align model: T-Rex 300X - UPDATEDSuccessor of T-Rex 250 to be released

    Align T-Rex 300X - a new model from Align is coming very soon - reported by Alan Szabo on Facebook. The helicopter is in the final testing phase.

    rchelicopter.hu
    24 June 2019
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    Ludovic Abrignani - Egodrift partnershipFrench competition pilot votes for Egodrift

    The French pilot, Ludovic Abrignani announced the cooperation with Egodrift on Facebook yesterday. And this is confirmed by Egodrift, as the posts got also published at Egodrift. Therefore Ludovic will fly with Egodrift motors from now.

    rchelicopter.hu
    23 June 2019