Maiden - and two more flights were done by Michelle Corbetta CAP model with the FM / VM 170 B2 engine from our company Fiala Prop. 170 ccm engine, 4-stroke engine. The first introduction of the engine was in Modellismo 144/2016 and in Czech RC Models 3 and 4/2017. After after gaining experience with the engine. we believe that Michelle will continue with making article in both magazines.
On Sunday April 22, 2018, a new model with our engine was tested for the first time. It is the Be-150 Junior in the scale 1/4, wing span 3 meters, the weight 15 kg. The Fiala FM 60 single-cylinder 60 ccm, 4-stroke engine with Fiala 24/12 propeller. The builder Mr. Jiří Hainy, photographed by Mr. Radek Kincl.
Our company participated last week in the military technology fair in Brno, CZ named IDET 2017. This exhibition takes place every 2 years. We exhibited one of our UAV engines, based on the Fiala / Valch 120 B2 engine. Engine with electric starter, electric ignition, electric fuel injection, electric generator 300 W with very small fuel consuption and ability to operate up to 6000 meters for up to 24 hours without refueling. Thank for invitation and posibility to show our product to army specialists from many countries of the Word. Many thanks to Czech Ministry of Defence and state company VOP CZ . Very interesting and beneficial to us !
The second continuation of the story L.C. Marek and his Fournier. Due to crash by his own mistake, Celestýn Marek build new, bigger Fournier with motor Fiala 85 ccm, 2- cylinder boxer with electric starter. Here are some technical informations: wing span – 5200 mm, propeller 28/10, 27/12, weight less than 20 kg. Mr. Marek is very satisfied with engine, especially with el. starter – see on our You Tube video. Thank you Celestýn!