2014 Northwest Control-Line Model Aviation News Archive

Below are some of the headlines about CL activity in the region in 2014, along with links to some of the technical articles and columns that appeared on the Flying Lines web site during the year. For a more complete look at CL activity in the Northwest, go to the Flying Lines home page and click on the links to various categories at the top of the home page.


For other years' FL news headlines, see 2016 FL news archives | 2015 FL news archives | 2014 FL news archives | 2013 FL news archives | 2012 FL news archives | 2011 FL news archives | 2010 FL news archives | 2009 FL News archives | 2008 FL News archives | 2007 FL News archives | 2006 FL News archive


Northwest control-line news headlines

Western Oregon Control-Line Flyers club December 2014 Wolf Call newsletter available for download
See Northwest Club News

Eugene Prop Spinners club December 2014 Prop Spinner Chatter newsletter available for download
See Northwest Club News

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

Speed pioneer Chuck Schuette dies See article in Speed section

Orin Humphries tests strengths of longerons and stringers in latest Scale Matters column in Regular columns

Zoot's Mixture recalls the first Nats in the Northwest See article in Regular columns

New prop developed for C Speed See article in Speed section

2014 Salem Speed & Racing contest results See article

2014 Fall Follies and Chehalis Cup No. 4 report and photo gallery See article

<< Buzz Wilson tells The saga of the lost Nelson in Musings from the Combat Pits in Combat section

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

Zoot Ranch Fun-Fly photo gallery See article on WOLF page in Northwest Club News

2014 Chehalis Cup Contest No. 2 results See article in Combat section

Report by Mark McRiley from Cox Engine Forum on Portland Independence Day Fun Fly
See article in Northwest Club News

Flying the Wido Satan See article in Combat section

VGMC Nearly 1/2-A Fun Stunt Event report See article in Northwest Club News

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

2014 Stunt-a-Thon 2014 results and photos See article >>

2014 Northwest Stunt and Combat Championships results See article and photos

<< Roseburg flier Pete Benning dies See article

2014 Jim Walker Memorial Spring Tune-Up results and photos See article

An award-winning finish for your stunt plane See article in Aerobatics section >>

Oregon Flying Fun No. 4 inaugurates McMinnville flying circles
See article on The Evergreen Aero Modelers page in NW Club News section

Provisional rules posted for 2014 Northwest 15 Fast Combat See Northwest Rules 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

Northwest Aeroliners club February-March 2014 Aerolines newsletter and plans for Spectrum vintage combat plane available for download See Northwest Club News

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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For other years' FL news headlines, see 2015 FL news archives | 2014 FL news archives | 2013 FL news archives | 2012 FL news archives | 2011 FL news archives | 2010 FL news archives | 2009 FL News archives | 2008 FL News archives | 2007 FL News archives | 2006 FL News archive