Fooling around with windows movie maker and windows sample music. Fun. pictures are from this summers Løten Cup, flying F3A, Nordic and a schedule we call Sport-07
A great video by Audun Thinn from this years Norwegian F3A nationals. Vingtor R/C Club hosted the event and the contest boasted three days of perfect flying weather at Hvam, northeast of Oslo. A larger size video can be seen on Youtube.
A fantastic weekend at this years Løten cup. We had the best weather ever, and it was really hot. Sadly two pilots lost their planes but both pilots are motivated to fly again and get new projects into the air. I flew the red Laser and it performed very well but a lot of practice […]
One seriously perfect contest day at Vingtors field at Kråkstad, may 30 2009. We flew Nordic N-09 and Sport-07 which is our current entry-level schedule. Henning Jordkjend Organized the event and everything went really smoothly and we finished ahead schedule. Apart from Tore Jemtegaard having problems taking off in the tall grass there was not […]
The annual Vingtor R/C club championships were held at Kråkstad saturday, september 20.The winner was Guttorm Dahl with his Ys .63 powered Hirobo Astral X. Nordic-pilots flew with a 0.85 handicap, Sport-07 pilots flew with 0.9 handicap. Nice weather all day with a little wind and clouds that disappeared to give way for nice autumn […]
Ola Fremming reports from Løten. See pictures and complete result list. That’s me with the red Laser in the middle of the crowd.
Midway through the season, gearing up for the European championships and getting the national teams together for next years World Champs: US Nationals:1. Jason Shulman2. Andrew Jesky3. Brett Wickizer Quiqe Somenzini will be allowed to compete as defending champion in the next WC. TDC F3A 2008, Romilly/France:1. Gerhard Mayr AUT2. Stephane Carrier FRA3. Philippe Marquet […]
I came last in the Nordic class, which was no surprise since I have not practiced. But valuable lessons were learned, competing is the one thing that will teach you the most about what to improve about your flying and the model you use. I had a dead-stick on one round and lost a wheel […]
Ola Fremming has compiled a list of all the equipment used at the 2007 World Champs in Argentina – engines, radio etc of all the contestants.
Photo by Xavier Almeida, Ecuador Quique Somenzini (USA) wins first place in the F3A World Championships, followed by Christophe Paysant-LeRoux (FRA) and Tetsuo Onda (JPN)Sensationally it’s the first ever biplane F3A worlds victory and the world champ is still glow powered! The top three are all flying YS and OS fourstrokes, and believe it or […]