Author Archives: Gary Bridgewater

Johns Hughes Helicopter

Video of John maidening his Hughes Heli recently at the field.  Great scale fuselage with 550 size mechanics and blades.

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Johns Chinook

Wonderful afternoon for flying yesterday, Saturday 14th Sept.  Glorious sunshine and I managed to get some video footage of John Ansell flying his superb model of a Chinook helicopter.  Apologies for the quality but film taken on my mobile phone. … Continue reading

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Gary’s Mosquito – Build Photos

  Finally after one pound weight added to nose, mossie balances nicely on the CofG stand; Checks done.  All ready for maiden.

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Gary’s Mosquito – Maiden at Davidstow 23 August 2019

After a lengthy build spanning 7 years (Had a few breaks of a year plus at times) I finally got to fly my 72″ span Mosquito at Davidstow airfield.  A fitting venue which was well utilised during WW2. The model … Continue reading

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Club Funfly Sunday 21 October 2018 at 18 Acre

Excellent sunny weather and light winds for the last Funfly of this year.  Great turn out, with some superb flying by all. The Oke Stik race challenge was won by Geoff Pratley, following a close run fly off, pipping Gary … Continue reading

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