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Next Northwest control-line event: Oregon Flying Fun No. 4 See Where the Action Is


This is another of the planes from the flying group in Mexico; last week we featured two Stilettos by Jorge Medina. This Kaz Minato-designed DQ Master was built by Samuel Medina and his father, Jorge, and is flown by Samuel. Power is O.S. LA .46. Samuel Medina photo.

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Northwest control-line news headlines

<< New! Guess which Northwest combat flier just got married! See article

Updated! Northwest Skyraiders 2015 event schedule now available for download on Skyraiders page in Northwest Club News

New! Back issues project continues with June 1981 Flying Lines edition See Flying Lines Back Issues in PDF

New! Rule change approved removing Sport 40 Carrier fuel restrictions See article in Northwest Rules section

New! Eugene Prop Spinners club March 2015 Prop Spinner Chatter newsletter available for download See Northwest Club News

New! Be the Top Geezer and win cash! See article in Speed section

Updated with funeral home info and memorial service details! Obituary: Tom Strom, Northwest stunt and combat flier, dies of cancer See article >>

<< New feature! Paul Walker begins new FL column with Chapter 1 of the Trim Flow Chart See Walker on Stunt in Regular columns

Obituary: Mike Petri, noted combat flier See article >>

A beautiful day for 2015 Oregon Flying Fun No. 3 See article

Western Oregon Control-Line Flyers club March 2015 Wolf Call newsletter available for download
See Northwest Club News

Reworking the O.S. LA .25 engine for Northwest B Proto Speed, Part 1 See article in Speed section

Oregon Flying Fun No. 2 comes off in fine style a week late See article

<< Building the Blondie One for Northwest B Proto Speed See article in Speed section

Updated! Schedule, flyer and advance entry forms for 2015 Northwest Regionals now available in Where the Action Is

Schedule and flyer for 2015 Jim Walker Memorial contest now available in Where the Action Is

Copiers, French curves and other building challenges See article in Scale Matters column

<< Obituary: Jerry Olson, 1952-2014 See article on Northwest Fireballs page in NW Club News

Oregon flying year kicks off with Oregon Flying Fun No. 1 See article

20 B.C. fliers greet 2015 at Polar Bear Fun Fly See article

2014 Competitor of Year final tally: How did you do? See article on NW Standings page

Schedule and flyer for 2015 Oregon Flying Fun series now available in Where the Action Is


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This vintage control-line cartoon is from the Tom Wilk collection, which is available on CD. See Flying Flea Market for ordering details.