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So what is Control-Line Carrier-Deck flying?

Control-Line model flying has been around for over 75 years. It’s a half-way house between free flight (“chuck it and chance it”) and radio control. Control-line models are physically flown by the pilot, who uses a handle and a set of thin steel wires attached to the aeroplane to give control over the height at which the plane flies, and to limit its flight path to a circle (for Carrier, usually 60 feet in radius)
Carrier-Deck is one of many different types of control-line flying. It’s one of the simplest to describe (flying a simulated mission from an aircraft carrier) but one of the most difficult to perfect…
This site has all the info you need to build a model of your own and enter competitions; have a look at the PLANS and BUILD LOG PAGE for something to build, and check out the 2024 Calendar for somewhere to fly!

BREAKING NEWS!

Hammersbach Click here!  AND Schwalmtal Click here! June 2024 Results now available

New! UK Carrier Event @Bucky  20-23 June – Click here!

New! UK Carrier Event @Bilston MAC 18th August – Click here!

Not-so-Urgent – Carrier @Bucky (SAM Autumn Gala) date revised to 12-13 October

 

 


Klaus Selic’s B25 wins at Hammersbach – 328 points!

 


Check out the Carrier Facebook page – click here!

 


 

SO WHAT’S CARRIER DECK FLYING ALL ABOUT? CLICK ON THE VIDEOS BELOW TO FIND OUT!

Nigel Cheffers-Heard’s excellent Carrier-Deck Video: The Original or The Flyco Remix for alternative audio experiences!

 


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