Model Airplane News

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A model airplane— the editorial focus of Model Airplane News

Model Airplane News is a monthly magazine focusing upon the hobby of radio control airplanes. Model Airplane News reviews radio control aircraft from backyard flyers, to giant scale airplanes, and features how-to articles, product reviews, modeling technology, and construction projects.

History and profile[edit]

Model Airplane News was launched in 1929 in the United States by Air Age Media Inc.[1] The magazine is based in Wilton, Connecticut.[2]


  • Charles Hampson Grant [3]


  1. ^ "Model Airplane News – annual subscription". Barnes and Noble. Retrieved 29 November 2015. 
  2. ^ "Contact Us". Model Airplane News. Retrieved 29 November 2015. 
  3. ^ Herm L. Schreiner. Aviation's great recruiter: Cleveland's Ed Packard. The Kent State University Press. p. 151. ISBN 0-87338-821-6. 

Further reading[edit]

  • "Model Plane World Mark By Hartford Boy Is Recognized". The Hartford Courant. Jun 19, 1933. Retrieved December 29, 2011.  (subscription required) Quote (from Google search summary): "Tyskewicz will defend his record In New York at a national model plane meet to be held June 25 under the auspices of the Universal Model Airplane News."
  • Bushey, Frank B. (Jan 28, 1945). "Models That Fly". The Hartford Courant. Retrieved December 29, 2011.  (subscription required)
  • Associated Press (May 13, 1960). "Secret Out in '58". Spokane Daily Chronicle. Retrieved December 29, 2011. 

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