The Free Flight Community


Academy Of Model Aeronautics (AMA)
Fédération Aéronautique Internationale (FAI)
Flying Aces Club
Indoor News
Lost Hills Free Flight Association
Society of Antique Modelers (SAM)
Science Olympiad (official site of Science Olympiad)
Free Flight Clubs

International Sites

Australian Free Flight Society
British Model Flying Association (BMFA)
Evreux Air Model
Free Flight Quartely The Australian quarterly for free flight aeromodellers everywhere
Model Aeronautical Association of Australia (MAAA)
Model Aeroanutics Association of Canada (MAAC)
New South Wales Free Flight Society (NSWFFS)
Raynes Park Model Aircraft Club – UK club, indoor sport, old timer
Victorian Free Flight Society (VFFS)

Kits, Suppliers and Other Links

A.A. Lidberg Model Plan Service – outdoor, nostalgia, oldtimer, CO2, electric
AeroAces – Peanut Scale plans, No-Cal Scale plans, No-Cal Scale marking sheets, indoor flying model supplies, scale drawings, and AERO ACES rubber powered flying scale model kits
Aeromodeller Magazine – Free flight and control line, from England
Aerospace Composite Products (ACP) – composite materials
Alexander Andriukov Models – Highest quality F1B models, components and parts
BMJR Model Products – outdoor, nostalgia, old timer
Bob Holman Plans and Laser Cutting
Boca Bearings – engine bearings
Brodak – Electric kits, and etc.
Campbell’s Custom Kits – Lee Campbell’s kits, now at Retro RC
CB Model Designs High Quality Free Flight Rubber Powered Kits
Composite Structures Technology (CST) – composite materials
Diel’s Engineering – Rubber Powered Scale Kits and Supplies
Digitized Model Magazines and Books – UPDATED – Aeromodeller, Model Builders, Model Airplane News, Air Trails, etc. etc.
Dremel Tools – dremel tools
Dumas – Kits, and etc.
Easy-Built Models – Kits, and etc.
FAI Model Supply – Tan II rubber, FAI model components, broad range of kits, general free flight supplies
Fred’s Flying Models – Finely designed and manufactured kits that are exceptional outdoor and indoor free flight models
Freedom Flight Models – Science Olympiad kits, Ikara props, and indoor supplies
Glow! – Glow in the Dark Paint and Powder, cool stuff
Great Hobbies – indoor, outdoor, scale
Guide to Building Model Aircraft
Guillows – Kits
Hastings Fiber Glass Products – model EI-150 fifty foot telescoping fiberglass pole, model C-35 carrying case
Hip Pocket Aeronautics – An excellent online forum for free flight model builders and flyers, in addition to control line and radio control
Hobby Club – electric, old timer and CO2
Howard Littman Model Aircraft – No-Cal and 1/16 scale models
Hummingbird Model Products –  Laser cut  short kits for scale, AMA, FAI, and SAM designs as well as a selection of tools, Bernard Guest
Indoor Free Flight Supply
Indoor Models Canada – Indoor models, operated by Fred Tellier
J&H Aerospace – Kits, tools, and accessories
Jim O’Reilly Model Plans – Extensive FF plans, especially Old Time & Nostalgia
Laser-cut Planes – Kits and accessories, mostly indoor
Klotz Performance Lubricants – Klotz oil
Mattes Engine Rework – Engine repair and rework
Micro Fasteners
– screws, nuts
Micro-Mark – miniature tools
Midwest Products – Balsa and basswood
Model Aces – Museum Quality Scale Model Aircraft Replicas
Outer Zone – Free plans of many types
Peck Polymers – Laser cut kits, indoor models, building supplies and accessories
Retro RC – Laser cut free flight kits and accessories
Rocky Top Models – High quality laser cut scale free flight kits and supplies
Ron Williams: Building & Flying Indoor Model Airplanes   Associated Blog
Sam’s Models – Kits, accessories, and etc.
Sig Manufacturing – balsa, model products
Small Flying Arts – This is a great a webzine devoted to flying models of all types – including Free Flight
Specialized Balsa – High quality balsa wood source
Starlink-Flitetech – High Tech kits and ready to fly models, featuring models by Bob White and Andrey Burdov
Stevens Aero – Great site for Tip Launched Glider fuselages
Stick and Tissue – Online forum for free flight modelers
Texas Timers – A great variety of timers
Turner Toys – Flying model airplanes & gliders, balsa kits, building tools and supplies, kites
Vintage Model Company – Kits, tools, and accessories
Volare Products – Shorty’s Basement – kits, supplies, new home for Superior Props
W-Hobby Free Flight – FAI models and components
Woodhouse’s Free Flight Supplies – outdoor (U.K.)

Personal Free Flight Web Sites – Simple model aviation with illustrated, step-by-step tutorials on building and flying simple model airplanes and related topics.
FAI Power – A web site dedicated to the past, present and future of FAI Power
Historical Research and the Development of Aviation
Model Flight – Scott Cannon’s free flight page – Lots of great photos
Twin Pushers and other Free Flight Oddities – archive