Links

Definition of Free Flight – Wikipedia

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Free_flight_(model_aircraft)

Clubs

Academy of Model Aeronautics
Model Aviation magazine
National Free Flight Society
The Flying Aces Club

Society of Antique Modelers

Free Flight Rules

AMA Outdoor Free Flight Rules  https://www.modelaircraft.org/sites/default/files/Outoor_Free_Flight_2019-2021.pdf 

AMA Indoor Free Flight Rules   https://www.modelaircraft.org/sites/default/files/Indoor_Free_Flight_2019-2021.pdf

National Free Flight Society Rule Book   https://freeflight.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/NFFS-Competition-Rules-2021-2022-Release-3.pdf

To find current rules for F1 events, download:

 Sporting Code Section 4_CIAM_F1_freeflight_21.pdf

At  Sporting Code | World Air Sports Federation (fai.org)    18 Dec 2020

Information Sources

Mike Kirda’s YouTube Channel  – How-to’s and videos  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCkPRArS87a-qaOlUtGpnNGQ/videos

Indoor News and Views
Hip Pocket Aeronautics
Stick and Tissue

Free Flight Archive – Allied with Stick and Tissue    

Wakefield Plans (freeflightarchive.com)

The P-30 Page   all things P-30, including plans

Free Flight Supplies and Kits

FAI Model Supply     Rubber for motors and other supplies

Easy Built Models – The Official Website

Indoor Free Fight Supply 

Volaré Products | Free Flight Model Aviation (volareproducts.com)

Retro RC LLC Web Site – Campbell’s Rubber Power Models

Peck Polymers models 

J&H Aerospace      Kits for indoor and outdoor free flight models of nearly all sizes.

Starlink Flitetech Models – Competition Class Free Flight Airplanes (starlink-flitetech.com) Starlink sells expensive prebuilt hi tech F1G planes, also very good P-30 kits including the Pirate P-30

Howard Littman model aircraft      Howard sells kits for some very nice No-Cal scale models with shrinkable pre-printed skins and Bostonian kits like the Boston Jumping Bean (14 g West Coast Rules)

Mike Woodhouse    dba Free Flight Supplies.co.uk      Hi-Tech Wakefield supplies and know-how from UK

Hummingbird model products.        A comprehensive list of tools, supplies and kits from a cottage supplier in Calgary, Alberta.  There are some unusual dime scale sized models listed, along with a Hurricane fighter redrafted from Comet plans by Stew Meyers, available with printed Camo tissue.

 

 

 

 

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