Enjoyed by thousands of hobby enthusiasts for decades, the remote control industry has literally taken off with modern designs and new technology to make your remote control airplanes more dependable and realistic.
You can buy RC airplanes already assembled, or for more of a challenge, buy remote control model airplanes that you assemble yourself. Whichever way you choose, a remote control plane is sure to provide hours of fun and entertainment. Here are some recommendations for finding just the right choice.
The RC AH-64 Apache RTF 4 Channel Electric Helicopter is the perfect gift for those who may be limited in space to fly their planes. Giving the ability to take off vertically, it has an advantage over its airplane counterparts. With a realistic Apache look and exact 360-degree handling, this is a great choice.
Modeled after the genuine Coast Guard Rescue Helicopter, the ESky Dauphin Coast Guard Rescue 4CH RTF Electric RC Helicopter is easy to use and provides for a smooth vertical take-off. With an improved 2.4 GHz system, the ESky Dauphin Model Helicopter has a realistic look and feel. Your child can spend hours practicing rescue missions with their remote control helicopter and who knows, maybe it will be the start of a dream.
The MPX3203 Hitec/Multiplex EasyStar Ready-To-Fly Electric RC Parkflyer is a beginner model plane that comes ready to fly and offers a more modest price advantage. It comes with an easy-to-understand manual as well as online video clips to help you with the process of flying. You will truly enjoy the ease of flying this exact replica of the popular EasyStar airplane.
A more advanced option is the Hydro Glider HydroFoam ARF Flying Boat Kit. Practice your take-offs and landings on the water with this unique flying combination boat and plane. You will definitely get everyone's attention as they notice your hydrofoam plane taking off over the water.
Relive the days of the great World War II flying fortresses with a P-38 Nitro Gas/Electric Radio Remote Controlled Airplane. The design is an exact replica of the original P-38 Warbird.
Whether you are shopping for yourself or a child, a beginner or an expert, there is no end of options when it comes to remote control planes and helicopters.