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Types of Indoor Free Flight Models

 

This is a visual catalog of the broad variety of model types flown indoors by free flight modelers. Most of the pictures are linked to larger ones.
 
 

Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) Classes

 
  F1D F1D Indoor Model
Photograph courtesy Larry Cailliau
  Easy B  
  Indoor Pennyplane Double Penny Plane
Photograph courtesy Bill Gowen
  Limited Pennyplane
Photograph courtesy Bill Gowen
  F1L
F1L
Photograph courtesy Bill Gowen
  F1M
Photograph courtesy Bill Gowen
  A6
Photograph courtesy Bill Gowen
  HL Stick  
  Intermediate Stick  
  Cabin  
  Manhattan Cabin Manahattan Cabin Scale Model
  Kit/plan scale  
  Bostonian  
  Helicopter  
  Ornithopter  
  Autogiro  
  HL Glider  
  Standard Class Catapult Glider Indoor catapult glider
Photograph courtesy Bill Gowen
  Unimited Class Catapult Glider
Photograph courtesy Bill Gowen
  Indoor FF Electric Duration  
     
 

National Free Flight Society (NFFS) Classes

 
  35 CM
Photograph courtesy Bill Gowen
  Round-the-pole  
  Straight-line-speed  
  Unlimited Rubber Speed  
  Race-to-the-roof  
  P-24  
  Modern Civil Production  
  Dime Scale  
  Coconut Scale  
  NoCal ("no calories" due to the profile fuselage)
British WWI SE-5a. Photograph courtesy Paul and Ralph Bradley.
  Indoor Towline Glider  
     
 

Flying Aces Club (FAC)

 
  FAC Scale
 
  FAC Peanut  
     
 

Miscellaneous Indoor Classes

 
  Jetco ROG  
  Phantom Flash  
  WWI Scale  
  WWII Scale  
  Balloon Launch Glider  
  Science Olympiad