The 5th Model Engines Scanner Challenge will be Raced at the Clubs Marong flying field, for race rules go to, http://www.brcac.asn.au left hand column under rules, for entry forms remember only 24 entries for this one day event. The Model Engines Scanner Challenge is exciting, thrilling, funfilled and enjoyable sport Racing (not combat with streamers attached.)
Race start is ground take off, then 10 thrilling laps of the narrow trianglular race course, flown off the course in front of yourself some safe 80 metres away,the scoring is controlled by computer which counts the laps and the time for each competitor.
This year 2017 is the 19th year that Scanners have been in production so next year when the Phoenix Scanner turns 20 years of production, its hoped to have something special, but we'll have to wait and see what that is, if you look at the lable on the front of your Scanner box you'll see that it won, "Toy of the year " in 1998 for Model Engines Austraila. This is a great effort for a sport aircraft, Go Scanner !