Monday, March 29, 2010

Check Out Blade Helis at Toledo Weak Signals Show

Going to the Toledo Weak Signals Show? Look for Blade at the Horizon Hobby booth at the SeaGate Centre in downtown Toledo, Ohio April 9-11. It’s your chance to talk to Blade Product Development and Marketing team members. We’ll be displaying our full line of helicopters so stop by to check out our newest releases or to tell us what you love about Blade!

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Blade SR Wins the Prestigious Australian Toy Association (ATA) 2010 Hobby Product of the Year

The Blade SR won the Hobby Product of the Year award at the 2010 Australian Toy Hobby & Nursery Fair held in Melbourne, Australia! The event, hosted by the Australian Toy Association, wrapped up March 14 with the capstone awards ceremony.

The judges use three criteria when judging for the Hobby Product of the Year Award: Uniqueness/Innovativeness, Play Value and Market Potential.

Pictured: Mike O’Reilly, Managing Director of O’Reilly Model Products - a Horizon Hobby Distributor, and Horizon Hobby’s David Eichstedt, Director of Aircraft Development, accept the ATA’s top hobby award.

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Welcome to the Blade Helis blog!

Here you can keep up to date with the latest news about Blade product releases, important announcements and more.

Also, we'll be posting some Tips and Tricks from our expert heli pilots. Stay tuned for lots to come.