ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Although he would modestly disagree, Ivan Pettigrew is a legendary electricmodel designer who has been involved with model and full-size airplanes his entire life. Now living in Chilliwack, British Columbia, he especially enjoys the serenity of flying electrics on nearby lakes. Of his many designs,
Ivan notes, “I don’t aim to design scale models that will win static awards. My preference is to see them flying in a slow, scalelike manner, so that, in the air, they look like they could be the real thing.” You can find his plans at ivansplans.com.
The author simply loves flying off water.