radio-controlled aircraft


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Noun1.radio-controlled aircraft - an aircraft without a pilot that is operated by remote control
heavier-than-air craft - a non-buoyant aircraft that requires a source of power to hold it aloft and to propel it
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The college also put up an attractive aero modelling display in which young boys manoeuvred radio-controlled aircraft models in the air.
Fiesta pilots exhibit skills maneuvering planes and gliders; paragliders fall from the sky; young pilots at balloon-bursting competition; hobbyists demonstrate remarkable twists and turns with radio-controlled aircraft.
It is the first festival of its kind in the Middle East and involves modern high-tech radio-controlled aircraft made in Qatar," said Sheikh Mohammed bin Fahad al Thani, Chairman of Qatar Radio-Controlled Sports Centre.
Del Giudice has been flying radio-controlled aircraft since receiving his first kit as a birthday present from his wife in 1973.
The college also put up an attractive Aero modeling Display in which young boys manoeuvred radio-controlled aircraft models in the air.
Provinces, SANA_ Army units on Monday shot down a booby-trapped radio-controlled aircraft on the direction of Tafas in the northern countryside of Daraa, according to a military source.
Wes Comeaux is a member of the MultiGP Racing League for FPV radio-controlled aircraft.
In response to the Quick Turns item, "Registering Drones," in December's issue: While I agree there is a need to stop any dangerous flights by unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), I still don't understand how the FAA thinks a radio-controlled aircraft should be regulated like it's a full-sized one.
As a result, many wing morphing investigations now are focused toward small or radio-controlled aircraft, and UAVs offer a great opportunity to showcase and test successful designs at an early stage, and to attract industry attention to develop new technologies for large-scale vehicles.
Longevity has paid off for Kondor, who once worked as a local hobby store owner making radio-controlled aircraft kits for customers, including airframes and propeller systems.
ONE of the most prolific shed, garage and garden burglars to come before the courts has been jailed after stealing dozens of hedge trimmers, strimmers, mountain bikes and even a radio-controlled aircraft in a 15-month crime spree.

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