Radio Control Club of Detroit hosts model airplane air show


John T. Greilick / The Detroit News

This model airplane, painted to resemble a U.S. Navy Blue Angels' pilot by owner John Miklas of Clinton Township, is powered by a real turbine engine, which runs on jet A fuel. It can reach a top speed of 170 mph, "and fire comes out of the engine," said Miklas' son Johnny Miklas.


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