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Preliminaries – day 3

First you have no luck and then you get even bad luck. Thermic bubbles are very bad for precision flying … The training flights in the morning were great again, but then… Well, for the semi-finals it will probably not … Continue reading

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Preliminaries – day 2

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With the today’s flight, we were quite happy. Let’s see what it brings for the results in total. To even have a chance for the semi-finals, we still need 2 good flights. Because of the ‘lightning’-round on Sunday we already … Continue reading

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Preliminaries – day 1

Hmmm, what shall we say about this bad luck on …? Two model airplanes got a switch off at the same time on two different flightlines. That can not be a coincidence! The same happened to the pilot after Alex … Continue reading

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WC opening

In the biggest heat we had today the opening ceremony of the World Championship. 101 participants from 35 nations! After the opening, there was a huge air show with normalsize helicopters and jets and model airplanes too. A fascinating event! … Continue reading

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Order Number Drawing

In the evening, the numbers were even more drawn – as exciting as Lotto! Here are all lists for starting orders.

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Model processing and official practice

Today we were on the WM-site for model processing and official practice. First Alex helped Noldi with the preflight for judges and called him the program. Later, during the processing, the model airplane was tested for several points: weight, size, … Continue reading

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The first practice days

We got a great practice field through our friend Noldi. Nice location, approximately 50 km from our stay. There we have set also a flight window. Despite the extremely high temperatures we have perfect training conditions.

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