HSD 1600mm A-1 Skyraider | Banana Hobby Official Flight Overview | Warbird

A legend has returned, get ready for the revamped 1600mm A-1 Skyraider. This model has been remodelled with the latest developments in the industry including long lasting EPO foam, an all-metal e-retract system, decreased foam look with high-quality paint, a strong 22.2 V power system and more. Find this model at:

0:00 – Intro
1:07 – Design Discussion
2:35 – Air-brake and Flaps
3:08 – Landing Equipment Demonstration
3:43 – CG and Battery Details
4:52 – Flight Presentation
7:23 – Slow Flight
9:14 – Landing Technique
9:45 – Outro

28 thoughts on “HSD 1600mm A-1 Skyraider | Banana Hobby Official Flight Overview | Warbird

  • January 7, 2016 at 2:47 am

    PETE! PETE! PETE! Two words come to mind RELEVANT and LEGIT right back to
    Banana Hobby. You carry a lot of weight with your efforts mate. Glad to see
    you back!!

  • January 7, 2016 at 2:59 am

    welcome back pete !…

  • January 7, 2016 at 3:50 am

    How are you Pete? What took ya so long? ;D

  • January 7, 2016 at 7:03 am

    Nice landing

  • January 7, 2016 at 9:13 am

    Wow! Welcome back Pete.

  • January 7, 2016 at 9:36 am

    Welcome back Pete! Great flight.

  • January 7, 2016 at 11:44 am

    I stopped watching and buying from banana after they got rid of pete.
    welcome back pete! Re-subscribing .

  • January 7, 2016 at 1:07 pm

    Nice plane and nice job but stop calling them landing gears…it’s landing
    gear, singular. Colectively the 3 pieces make one unit called the landing
    gear or undercarriage. thanks.

    • January 7, 2016 at 11:20 pm

      +Jens Jensen
      “We will flip the landing gear switch and set up for landing here. Gear’s
      So that means gear is down. Not plural.

  • January 8, 2016 at 1:52 am

    ugh the A-1 is such an ugly plane lol but nice to see you back Pete!

  • January 8, 2016 at 3:01 am

    Glad to see you back Pete Thought maybe you died and went to rc heaven

  • January 8, 2016 at 1:21 pm

    Pete has returned!!! Nice looking bird!

    • January 20, 2016 at 12:11 am

      +The RC Element We’re happy to have him back piloting our newest birds and
      we totally agree, this new Skyraider is a beauty.

  • January 8, 2016 at 9:12 pm

    Banana Hobby, I would love to see a “SU 35” 50mm backpack jet version…
    can you make this happen ? and seeing PETE flying it would be absolutely
    fantastic. Thank you so much

  • January 11, 2016 at 12:01 pm

    So pleased the reworked this model.

  • January 11, 2016 at 5:10 pm

    Way to Go Pete.
    Blessing you for the second time around.

  • January 23, 2016 at 5:12 am

    Yeah Pete’s back!! About time ;)

  • January 26, 2016 at 1:08 am

    pete my man your back !!,,, great nice to see you again!!!

    • January 30, 2016 at 1:31 am

      +odie175 Thank you for watching!

  • February 1, 2016 at 4:51 am

    Pete is back!!! the most wanted reviewer on the rc industry, re-subcribe to
    banana hobby right now

  • February 13, 2016 at 2:28 am

    Banana hobby makes junk planes everyone I have talked to about them has
    nothing but bad things to say

    • February 15, 2016 at 7:37 pm

      +68funbun We had a major shift in management within these last 2 years
      which means a change in product quality and support for the better. A lot
      of people seem to agree that HSD is setting the bar higher, and this
      revamped 1600mm A-1 Skyraider is no exception. I have seen large amounts of
      positive feedback from the new HSD releases such as this model and others
      like the 105mm Super Viper – pilots are pleased! If you have any additional
      questions, send us an e-mail message or a text. More info on how to reach
      us here: http://www.bananahobby.com/support.htm. -Alex

    • February 16, 2016 at 1:36 am

      +Banana Hobby the only reason I say this is because my friend got a plane
      from you one year ago and it came with the wrong receiver I can understand
      maybe a faulty part hear and there but to send the wrong receiver the most
      essential part to flying a plane is just plain bad. Also he has had to go
      through a hassle with your consumer support

    • February 16, 2016 at 5:32 pm

      +68funbun Sorry to hear that. Sometimes things can slip through the cracks
      due to simple human error, but I’d be happy to look into possible solutions
      if your friend is still open for the idea. I understand it’s been some time
      now but we’d be glad to work something out. If you have the first 5 digits
      of his order number I can personally give him a call. Thanks for
      responding! -Alex

    • February 16, 2016 at 9:29 pm

      +Banana Hobby ok how can I contact you

    • February 19, 2016 at 11:37 pm

      +68funbun You can contact us through any of the methods here:
      http://www.bananahobby.com/support.htm. If you call and leave a message or
      send a text, you can put it to my attention. -Alex

  • February 28, 2016 at 9:32 pm

    I heard Pete is back… Pete is back!

  • July 2, 2016 at 11:40 pm

    what type of connector comes of the esc to battery???????

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