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FAA UAS Registration Is Easy!

I went to the FAA UAS Registration link and found their friendly page where a button at the bottom was available to get the job done. Selecting the “Register My Drone” button, I was off through a simple and intuitive interface. Continue reading

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New FAA Regulations on Registering Your Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS)

Yesterday, December 14th, U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx issued a statement that has fundamentally merged the space between small scale, micro aircraft and full scale aviation, “Make no mistake,” Foxx said, “unmanned aircraft enthusiasts are aviators, and with that title comes a great deal of responsibility.” Continue reading

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Drone, UAV FAA Pilot Registration: What You Need To Know

“On November 21, 2015, the FAA Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Registration Task Force (RTF) Aviation Rulemaking Committee (ARC) released its much anticipated Task Force Recommendations and Final Report. Having read the report, I have created a hypothetical example of how the registration process might appear to UAS operators along with an example of a Registration Certificate. This is all purely hypothetical but is based on the task force recommendations.” Continue reading

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My Grandma Could Fly

Standing on the flight line at the local flying field and telling tall stories is nothing new.  The first casual comment was the opener from Kurt Cleveland, “..my Grandma could fly!”  The President of Hobby Express, glanced at his brother … Continue reading

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Finding a Balance for the Twin Telemaster

While we were designing the Twin Telemaster, one of our primary concerns was making sure that the balance of the plane would be perfect. This was especially tricky because not only does the plane have to be accurately balanced when … Continue reading

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What’s Inside Our Twin Telemaster?

Want a peak inside the new Twin Telemaster? Today we are going to talk wingspan, nacels, engines, batteries, and more. Learn exactly what makes the Twin Telemaster the ideal instrumentation platform. We are also going to share some pictures of … Continue reading

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The Twin Telemaster Design Process

We have seen many modelers take our Telemaster RC aircraft and customize it so it can be used as an instrumentation platform. Some have already turned it into a twin engine aircraft. Seeing how the Telemaster has been used has … Continue reading

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The Beginning of Build Season Sale

Now that fall is upon us, so is the beginning of building season. We would like to mark this occasion with a special sale that will last through Sunday, September 27th at midnight. For the next three days you will … Continue reading

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Telemaster Kits of the Week

Today marks the first day of fall and the start of building season. Whether you want to try out a Telemaster plane for the first time or simply add to your growing collection, we have a trio of kits that … Continue reading

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Should the Telemaster have a twin?

At Hobby Express, we have been playing with the idea of a production version Twin Telemaster Kit for about 2 years. This has been driven by the fact that our Telemaster is in use today, all over the place, as … Continue reading

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