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 team designed and developed an unmanned, electric-powered, radio-controlled aircraft that successfully completed all three mandatory missions at the international competition in which participants included some of the top universities in the world.
Apart from hot air balloons, the festival also features other aviation attractions such as paragliding, skydiving, aerobatic exhibitions, kite flying, radio-controlled aircraft flying, and so on.
The college also put up an attractive aero modeling display in which young boys manoeuvred radio-controlled aircraft models in the air.
'From hot air balloons to aerobatic exhibitions, formation flying to radio-controlled aircraft, paragliding, skydiving, and dozens of on-ground activities, visitors are always guaranteed to have an unforgettable weekend,' the PIHABF said.
JEDDAH: A group of eager pilots learned the basics of flying radio-controlled aircraft when the Saudi Wireless and Remote Control Sports Federation held its first training course at its headquarters in Riyadh.
Students learned about aeronautical engineering, assembling their own radio-controlled aircraft through computer-aided design software and designing their own indoor gliders.
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.
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.

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