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Carden Aircraft
Hand-Crafted In America

PO Box 998
1100 Belltown Road
Tellico Plains, TN  37385-5452
Phone 423-295-2295

Fax 423-295-2280

Note: Please address all USPS correspondence to our above PO Box only.

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Featured Aircraft Kit

Carden Aircraft's 124" Extra 300 PRO

Kurt Koelling with his prototype, and IMAC World Championships winning, Extra 300 PRO.

Read Kurt's concept and flight (updated 7/11/14) report here.

Wingspan:  124

Length: 119   Wing Area:  2728"

Weight: 37 - 40 lbs

(37# +/- 150-170cc, 40# +/- 200cc )

Price: $1995.00 (plus shipping)

Click below for full specifications and kit features:

124" Extra 300 PRO

Carden Online Store

At Carden you are welcome to call Caroline or Dennis for personalized service.

Competition Corner

2016 Clover Creek IMAC / Freestyle Invitational

Evan Turner and Sam Pankratz with their "sister" PROs at the 2016 Clover Creek IMAC / Freestyle Invitational.

Evan placed 2nd in Advanced, and 10th in Freestyle.  Sam placed 1st in Sportsman.

 Link to Evan's Freestyle:

2016 Scale Aerobatics NATs


Carden Aircraft congratulates all the pilots who competed at the 2016 Scale Aerobatics NATs and offers a special thanks to those who choose Carden Aircraft for their competition airframes.  At Carden Aircraft we know and appreciate the dedication and discipline required in pursuing IMAC excellence.

Carden Aircraft extends a heartfelt congratulations to all the pilots and crew who competed in the inaugural IMAC World Championships.  We understand and appreciate the hard work and dedication by all involved in this groundbreaking scale aerobatics competition.  For this, you are all champions! We also offer a sincere thanks to the many pilots who chose to fly Carden aircraft in the 2014 IMAC World Championships, and a special congratulations to Unlimited pilot Kurt Koelling, and Intermediate pilot Tony Gorgone for winning their respective classes and earning the moniker of "IMAC World Champion."


(L - R) Kurt Koelling - 2104 Unlimited World Champion

Tony Gorgone - 2014 Intermediate World Champion

2014 IMAC World Championships Gallery




Cardens On-the-Cover

We thought it would be fun to take a look back at some of the cover-shots Carden aircraft have earned over the years.  We sincerely thank all who have chosen to be a part of the Carden family, and look forward to continuing our tradition of excellence!

Click here to view all the

Carden Cover Photos.












Pilot's Projects

Updated 2/26/2017

Cambize Shahrdar's new 124" Extra 300.


Jim McCall with his new 124" Extra 300.


Doug Davenport's 104" Cap232.


Michael Landa with his new 124" Extra.


Carden Flicks

If you have links to your Carden in-flight we would be happy to post them here.

Click the film to go to the videos page.

Featured Products and Accessories

J & J Tailwheels

Engineered R/C Excellence

Traditional steering or direct drive steering.


Go to the Tailgear Page

Carden Aircraft's Compression Spring Kits - Now in 3 Sizes!

The perfect compliment to any of the high quality tailwheels we offer.  Beefy, yet light, springs for giant scale planes.  These springs will tighten with more rudder deflection - based on the same concept used in full scale planes, these springs make it easy to taxi in the wind.

Small (up to 25% planes) - $13.00 

Med (25% - 43% planes) - $15.00 

Large (50% planes) - $18.00 

Wing Bags-by-Caroline

New Products!

Extra  Large (43%+)

Tail Covers

Wing-Bag Specials!

Carden Aircraft currently has a few one-off wing bags on sale at great prices! 

Click here for more info

New Wingbag Size!

We now offer an additional 100cc / 35% size wing bag (35% Type B).  These bags fit the Carden 100cc class aircraft, Aeroworks 100cc Extras, and many other 35% aircraft.

Click here for more info

100's of Wingbags in stock in 9 colors.

-  Back by popular demand, 43% bags and the 46% H9 Ultimate Bags.  These bags also fit many other bi-planes.

-  Our 45% Wing Bags are a perfect fit on the 40% ToC Yak 54!

Wing Bag Specs Here

See Wingbag testimonials Here

Don't forget to order your FREE Wingbags Logo stickies with your order


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