Helicopters

Andrew Merlino Among Invitees to Compete at 2012 Extreme Flight Championships

April 13th, 2012 by Aaron Waldron

For the third year in a row, A Main Hobbies team pilot Andrew Merlino will compete in the elite invitation-only Extreme Flight Championships, held at the AMA Headquarters in Muncie, IN. Andrew has been practicing whenever possible for the event, even logging flights in dense Northeaster fog. Here’s a video of Andrew’s new rig in action: […]

The Fabulous Las Vegas Heli funfly 2012

April 5th, 2012 by Leon Luke

        In years past the weather was less than desirable, but this year we were treated to very nice weather.  This was my first event as part of the A Main heli team and it was a great experience.  Without a doubt we had the greatest team presence.  From the A Main tent […]

Radio Controlled Helicopters for Beginners

March 23rd, 2012 by Aaron Waldron

Radio Controlled Helicopters for Beginners Learning to fly radio controlled helicopters is a rewarding, yet sometimes, challenging experience. Between the various types of models and learning how to maintain your RC helicopter, the actual act of flight can be equally intimidating. Put your worries aside; we have all been beginners at some point! Above all […]

Las Vegas Fun Fly Report with Greggor McGrath

March 22nd, 2012 by Greggor McGrath

We were proud to welcome our newest edition to the A Main Hobbies flight team, Mr. Leon Luke, at this year’s Las Vegas Fun Fly. The weather could not have been better; there was a ton of talent this year and the flight stations were filled throughout the event. With the smell of ions and […]

VIDEO: A Main Hobbies Flight Team

January 17th, 2012 by Aaron Waldron

Meet A Main Hobbies 2012 Flight Team pilots Brian Tran, Tim Jones, and Greggor McGrath as they introduce themselves, talk about the products they’re using, and discuss their roles as team pilots.

A Main Hobbies’ Guest Star Bruce Jenner Interviewed in February Issue of RC Pilot Magazine

January 9th, 2012 by Aaron Waldron

Bruce Jenner, the Olympic gold medalist and reality TV star, talks about getting ready to spend a weekend as the featured guest of the A Main Hobbies flight team for the Helifreak Fun Fly last fall, including a when-hobbies-go-wrong story that you don’t want to miss! Watch a preview of the interview below:

A Main Hobbies Welcomes Bruce Jenner – 2011 Helifreak Fun Fly – Fallbrook, CA

December 1st, 2011 by Aaron Waldron

The A Main Hobbies flight team attended the 2011 Helifreak Fun Fly over the weekend of October 7-9, which was held at the Palomar RC Flyers club in Fallbrook, CA for the first time. The vacation-appropriate Southern California weather shining over a gorgeous flying field tucked just off the Interstate 15 freeway attracted a record […]

A Main Hobbies Flight Team at 2011 IRCHA Jamboree! – Muncie, IN

September 15th, 2011 by Aaron Waldron

A Main Hobbies’ flight team attended the 2011 International Radio Control Helicopter Associated Jamboree, held at the AMA Headquarters in Muncie, Indiana. Represented in full force by eight talented and experienced pilots, Team A Main Hobbies spent the five-day event (August 10-14) talking with customers, helping fellow attendees set up their equipment to extract the […]