To make sure that your airplane flies well, first test it without using the motor.
- Set your elevators a little up, rudder is in the center.
- Face the wind.
- Without turning on the motor, launch the airplane into the wind.
- Observe the flight.
- Identify the behavior of the airplane, and adjust the control surfaces accordingly (see the section Applying the Corrective Cycle ).
- When the airplane glides steadily, you are ready to fly with the motor running.
Go to the next step - Testing The Airplane: Motor On