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Old 04-12-2010, 11:54 AM   #1
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1/15 Airbus 380A RC jet on Discovery channel

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I just watched Daily planet and had to share this with all of you.

This gentelman in Germany built a true to scale 1/15 Airbus 380A..

Here is the link to the segment (they have to play a commercial first)


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Old 04-12-2010, 04:25 PM   #2
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Re: 1/15 Airbus 380A RC jet on Discovery channel

Hi Mark

Yep ,................. this guy is really something . A true modeler . We seen this clip a while back , always good to see it again . Did you see what they had to do to make it flight worthy , he needed a special licence .

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Old 04-12-2010, 05:16 PM   #3
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Re: 1/15 Airbus 380A RC jet on Discovery channel

Having a multi-million dollar sponsor like ETHAD airlines must have surely helped in clearing alot of red tape.
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Old 04-12-2010, 08:06 PM   #4
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Re: 1/15 Airbus 380A RC jet on Discovery channel

Did you see how many hundreds of pounds of sand bags they had loaded on the wings! Wow!

That segment I have watched 3 times... it never fails to impress, thats for sure.

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Old 04-13-2010, 01:21 PM   #5
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Re: 1/15 Airbus 380A RC jet on Discovery channel

Yeah- and did you see the part where they showed all the other planes he built? this guy is a true fan of Giant Scale!!! (I gess he has a big car too )
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