The Northwest's Favorite Planes
Northwest control-line model airplane fliers are invited to submit photos and information about their favorite planes, for posting on this Flying Lines page.
Paul Walker's P-47
This is Paul Walker's Precision Aerobatics plane for 2017, styled after the P-47 warbird. It weighs 60 oz. at takeoff with a 6S2700 battery, Igor Burger motor management system and 12x5 Igor underchambered three- blade prop. Power is a Plettenberg 15-22 electric motor. Paul Walker photo.
Chris Cox's 2017 Defiant
This is the 2017 version of the Defiant, built by Chris Cox of Delta, B.C. The Defiant, is based on Paul Walker's Predator design. Power is electric. Chris Cox photo.
Gordon Van Tighem's Mustang
Gordon Van Tighem of Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, flew all the way to the 2017 Vintage Stunt Championships in Tucson, Ariz., to enter this take-apart Veco Mustang, powered by an Enya .25, in Old-Time Stunt. Gordon Van Tighem photo.
Douglas Marra's Spitfire
Regular Flying Lines reader Douglas Marra of Brazil sent in this photo of his stunter based on the Spitfire Mk XVI. The plane is powered by a Fox .35. Douglas Marra photo.
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