Scale Rally 2011 - September 9-11

I attended the 42nd annual Scale Rally model air show in Waterloo, Ontario Canada.  This event is setup to be a scale model airplane air show featuring all kinds of scale r/c aircraft.  It is free entry for all pilots.  About 180 r/c pilots bring their scale airplanes to fly and show.  The event has full time live announcers talking about the aircraft, the history of the airplanes, and r/c flying in general.  It is a great event that brings about 3000 public spectators and children out to see and enjoy r/c flying.

I was invited to do 3D helicopter flights to music at the air show times during each day.  I flew JR Vibe 90SG Nitro FBL with TAGS-01 flybarless controller.  Because there are not many helicopters at this event, the spectators really like the 3D heli demo.  A lot of people come to ask questions about helicopters at the end of the demos.  There were many very high quality hand built airplanes on display and flying all weekend.  Turbine jets and large scale models seem to be gaining popularity.

I really like this event because of the 3000+ spectators it attracts.  A lot of new people get started into r/c flying because of this event.


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