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03 July 2020
15/09/2020 20:30:42

Helifest 2020 is now officially cancelled

The original Helifest, which was planned in May originally was postponed to Autumn. Unfortunately the COVID-19 pandemic second wave has arrived in the United Kingdom as well as across Europe, therefore the organisers had to cancel both the Weston Park Model Air Show and Helifest in 2020

20/08/2020 15:33:41

Antonio Gomez Rosado resigns at XLPower

Antonio announced that he has resigned at XLPower. Details and reasons are not known....

The full announcement is here...

20/08/2020 15:27:53

ROTOR Live 2020 cancelled... in October as well.

ROTOR Live 2020 which was postponed to October is now cancelled. There are too many risk factors and questions to keep the event scheduled.

The full announcement...

14/07/2020 16:55:00

Northeast Model Helicopter Jamboree is cancelled

13/07/2020 19:23:06

HeliElit Hungary - final location just announced

The location as it was promised will be at city of Pécs, Hungary. Details here.

13/07/2020 13:26:21

New battery line from ManiaX

The new products are designed for 380-700 class helis.

13/07/2020 10:22:45

BOB just announced

Blades Over Buckminster on 21-23 August at the BMFA National Centre

11/07/2020 12:53:10

IRCHA 2020 - Kevin St-Cyr cannot attend

Kevin just announced that he will not attend IRCHA this year.

11/07/2020 11:40:23

First images from the Blades over Györ

10/07/2020 21:35:58

Blades Over Györ

Warming up in Hungary - Blades over Györ is about to kick off


10/07/2020 10:53:43

Weston Park Model Air Show

The rescheduled dates are 17-18 October, 2020. But it ssems they might change again to a more appropriate, earlier time.

09/07/2020 22:28:20

Only Fine Helis don't attend IRCHA

Just announced: Only Fine Helis will not go to the iRCHA which is taken in place between 5th and 9th August. As they reasoned their decision, due to the ongoing pandemic, it is safer not to attend.


09/07/2020 11:29:07

Full Pitch Fun Fly 2021

Rob Bingham just announced the dates of the Full Pitch Fun Fly 2021: 8-11 July 2021.

09/07/2020 09:54:48

Align T-Rex 650X Dominator listing

The webshops started to receive pre-orders of the RH65E01XT Super Combo and RH65E02XT Kit versions of the new 650X Dominator. Helidirect LLC has both products listed now in the United States. There is no official price n the United Kingdom yet, but Hely-shop.co.uk receives pre-orders for a £100 deposit. The final price is expected around £1100-1200. We found the new Align model in Europe at helistore.fr only so far. The RH65E01XT Super Combo is offered for €1387 and the RH65E02XT Kit is €799.90. This store offers a third version, the RH65E03XT Super Combo for €1287, which contains everything but the BeastX FBL controller. 

08/07/2020 09:50:10

The new Egodrift Tengu motor for the Kraken 580 arrives

The Egodrift Tengu 4025HT/1190kV for the 6 cell SAB Goblin Kraken 580 is now available.

07/07/2020 11:31:11

Align T-Rex 650X Dominator price and pre-order

The Align Corp. just announced the price and the pre-order phase. Super Combo MAP: $1,387.99, Kit MAP: $799.99

07/07/2020 09:14:19

Thailand Heli Blowout 2020 announced

THB 2020: 5-6 December, 2020 - details soon

07/07/2020 08:45:51

Events this weekend

04/07/2020 09:47:05

Egodrift Independence Day Sale

03/07/2020 14:02:00


Possible manufacturing defect at SAB Goblin Kraken 580.

03/07/2020 12:42:58

Yes, the new Goblin Kraken 580 Nitro on its way

03/07/2020 10:19:48

Freefall RC Podcast #232 - with Paul Andreoli

The podcast is out...

Join Steve, Kevin, Andy, and George as we welcome Paul Andreoli to the show. We dig into FBL tuning and Paul shares his experience in tuning the vbar Neo flybarless controller.
03/07/2020 10:07:40

SAB Goblin Kraken 580 Nitro?

03/07/2020 09:07:34

4th of July sales in the United States

Tomorrow will be Independence day in the United States. It is a tradition now, shops offer sales around this day to celebrate 4th of July. Here are few of the RC shop offers:

02/07/2020 17:49:35

Testing Logo 200 - Kyle Dahl

02/07/2020 17:33:00

F3N UK Announcement - F3N competition postponed

Julie Kim Fisher from F3N UK:

02/07/2020 10:18:36

HELIALARM-X - this weekend

Organisers ask everyone planning to attend the event (including children) to register in advance. Details on the event page.

02/07/2020 10:12:10

This "HOT" section just launched

Previously it was reported how the Facebook, our primary newsfeed channel has changed. This is the first measure to replace it. The most important and hottest news pop up here from now on.