Wednesday, December 31, 2014

New Year best wishes !


My best wishes to all RC glider pilots from all over the world for a successful and healthy New Year, plenty of happiness, joy, friendship, successes, with plenty of unforgettable moments, many new planes, a wonderfull flying season with good wind, thermals, new slopes, and much more if possible ! 

Mes meilleurs vœux pour la nouvelle année, que je vous souhaite pleine de succès, de joie et bonheur, d'amitié, de bonne santé, avec plein de moments inoubliables, de nouveaux planeurs, un super saison avec du vent ou des thermiques, de nouvelles pentes et bien plus encore si possible !

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

RC Pilot, december issue

My review (in French) of the Vagabond from Hacker Model has been published in the december issue of RC-Pilot (http://www.rcpilot-online.com/).



RC Soaring Digest, december issue

I forgot to relay the information that the december issue of RC Soaring Digest is available. It is very large with many articles and includes my report about the F3F worldchampionship in Donovaly and the review of the Vagabond from Hacker Model.

You can download this issue here:  http://www.rcsoaringdigest.com/


Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Video: Fly in Iceland

Filmed with a quadricopter (TBS discovery pro) by Thibaud Ringenbach, who is also a F3F pilot. Behind this 5:40s, they are  41 flights corresponding to 7 hours in the air, "only" 85Gb of data and 4 month of editing.

The result is this hauntingly beautiful video !


Mistral Soaring - Rognac

Yesterday we had a good friendly winter contest in Rognac, between Aix en Provence and Marseille. I left Grenoble aroudn 7am under the sn...