Great Planes Avistar Elite RTF

Sport performance. Trainer confidence.

Get in the air in under an hour with this high-performance trainer! The Avistar Elite 2.4GHz RTF comes pre-assembled with everything needed for flight including an installed O.S. 46 AXII engine and Tactic 6-channel 2.4GHz radio. Strong construction, high-wing mounting and tricycle landing gear make it perfect for beginner pilots.

For the fastest R/C flight training seek the help of an experienced R/C pilot or flying instructor. You'll learn quickly, with greater confidence and safety. To find an instructor, ask your local hobby dealer — or contact the Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA), a national modeling organization with over 2,300 chartered flying clubs across the country.

Academy of Model Aeronautics: 5161 East Memorial Drive, Muncie, IN 47302, (800) 432-9262,
Wingspan: 62.5 in (1590 mm) Wing Area: 672 in2 (43.3 dm2) Weight: 6.5 lb (2950 g) Wing Loading: 22 oz/ft2 (67 g/dm2) Length: 55 in (1395 mm) Requires: Glow fuel containing 5-20% nitromethane and at least 16% lubricant
  • Durable, stable and maneuverable.
  • You can be in the air in under an hour.
  • Complete with Tactic™ 6-channel 2.4GHz radio system and O.S.® 46AX II engine.

Great Planes Avistar Elite RTF - Parts Layout
Factory-built, modular components assemble quickly. Fuel tank and lines for the O.S. 46AX II engine are installed. Even “AA” transmitter batteries are included for the Tactic 6-channel, 2.4GHz radio with SLT™!

Great Planes Avistar Elite RTF - Radio
Includes a Tactic TTX600 6-channel 2.4GHz radio
Great Planes Avistar Elite RTF - Engine
Powered by an O.S. 46AX II engine!
Great Planes Avistar Elite RTF - engine
The engine’s rear-angled needle valve allows safe, easy adjustments.
Great Planes Avistar Elite RTF - attaching propeller
The Avistar Elite RTF’s engine is already installed on the IsoSmooth engine mount. Simply attach the supplied propeller and spinner.
Great Planes Avistar Elite RTF - Tail Section
The patented EasyAlign™ system guides tail sections into place automatically. No tools are needed to assemble a straight, strong tail!
Great Planes Avistar Elite RTF - Wing
The Avistar Elite wing is semi-symmetrical, or slightly rounded on the bottom. It combines trainer-like stability with the ability to execute smooth rolls and other aerobatics that flat-bottom trainers cannot perform.
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