Next Northwest control-line event: Northwest Skyraiders Annual Winter Club Swap Meet
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Bac for another look on the FL cover: This is Mike Haverly's Precision Aerobatics plane for 2014, a modified Sultan he calls 5th Element. The power train is an E-flite Power 32, Castle Creations Ice Lite 75 ESC, Hubin FM-9 timer and Thunderpower 5s 2700 battery. The finish is Randolph dope. Mike Haverly photo.
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Northwest control-line news headlines
New! Salem Speed & Racing contest results See article
New! 2014 Fall Follies and Chehalis Cup No. 4 report and photo gallery See article
2014 R.F. Stevenson Memorial Raider Roundup contest results See article in Aerobatics section >>
Vancouver Gas Model Club introduces Multi-Engine Profile Scale event for 2015!
See VGMC page for details
2014 Chehalis Cup Contest No. 3 results See article in Combat section
<< 2014 Bladder Grabber results and photos See article in Combat section
Western Canada Stunt Championships results See article in Aerobatics section
2014 Dick Scobee Memorial contest results See article in Aerobatics section
2014 Chehalis Cup Contest No. 2 results See article in Combat section
2014 Northwest Speed & Racing results See article
AMA urges modelers to contact FAA to object to proposed model aircraft rules See article
2014 Chehalis Cup Contest No. 1 results See article in Combat section
Stunt-a-Thon 2014 results and photos See article >>
2014 Northwest Stunt and Combat Championships results See article and photos
Update! Chehalis Cup Combat Contest No. 1 date changed See Where the Action Is
<< Roseburg flier Pete Benning dies See article
Jim Walker Memorial Spring Tune-Up results and photos See article
An award-winning finish for your stunt plane See article in Aerobatics section >>
Rain doesn't dampen the fun at 2014 Oregon Flying Fun No. 3 See article >>
The Wido Satan project -- just for fun combat See article in Combat section
Basic control-line building with Orin Humphries See article
Oregon Flying Fun No. 2 report and photos See article
Orin Humphries tests I-beam strengths See article in Scale section
Approved! Rules change allows O.S. LA .25 engine in Northwest Sport Race See article in Northwest Rules section
How to carve a speed wing See article in Speed section
Aeroliners host Oregon Flying Fun No. 1 and New Year's Eve fun-flies
See article on Aeroliners page in NW Club News section
Vancouver, B.C., area fliers greet the new year with Polar Bear fun fly
See article on VGMC page in NW Club News section
Building the Missourian from an Umland kit See article in Combat section
Bob Mears Combat Museum photo gallery See article in Combat section >>
2013 Competitor of Year final tally: How did you do? See article on NW Standings page
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Flying Lines -- Daily News of Northwest Control-Line model aviation
Editor: John Thompson --- Associate Editor: Mike Hazel
This page was upated Oct. 20, 2014, 2014
This vintage control-line cartoon is from the Tom Wilk collection, which is available on CD. See Flying Flea Market for ordering details.