What is a Sailplane?

An ASK 13 sailplane being launched using a winch in an open field and in view of a car and another sailplane.

Smaller aircraft are frequently flown around for the purpose of a leisurely way to pass the time. People who are serious about this actually end up saving their money and purchasing a plane of their own that they then store at the nearest airport when not in use. However, these planes are … Read more

What is Glider Slope Soaring

Two foam-wing gliders flying close together in the sky.

The world of remote-controlled hobbies is full to the brim with a ton of fascinating and extremely fun activities you can sink thousands of hours in to. While some hobbyists prefer the much slower paced and methodical functioning of a model train railroad network, others prefer the action-packed adrenaline that comes with … Read more