Aeronca Champion (oz3770)
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Aeronca Champion. Scale model for single channel radio control.
Here is Cal Smith's Aeronca Champion from Air Trails, as reprinted in Model Builder issue 10-84.
Quote: "Cal Smith's AERONCA CHAMPION. A classic design from the mid 50s which disappeared along with the magazine in which it was originally published. Complete building instructions included with plans. Background story by Bill Northrop."
The plan was originally from July 1956 issue of Young Men magazine.
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Alternate version of the same plan, as printed by Hobby Helpers, plan no 756, thanks to JJ.
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