001418 – Flip Flyer™ Launch Set


Launch Set – Beginner Skill

(Formerly Easy to Assemble)

FLIP! And DUAL RECOVERY! Easy assembly and no paint or special tools needed!


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Launch Set – Beginner Skill

(Formerly Easy to Assemble)

An hour of time and you’re off to the flying field with the dual recovery Flip Flyer! Climbing to 750 feet the rocket comes down in a heli-blade recovery while the nose cone is the parachute! Hours of fun with this rocket!

LAUNCH SYSTEM includes Estes Porta-Pad II Launch Pad and Electron Beam Launch Controller.

WHAT YOU NEED TO BUILD: Pencil, ruler, carpenter’s glue, plastic cement and hobby knife. (Tools, construction and finishing supplies not included.)

WHAT YOU NEED TO LAUNCH (sold separately): Estes model rocket engines, starters and recovery wadding. Four 1.5V high quality AA alkaline batteries are also required for launch controller (not included).

Additional information

Projected Max Altitude

750 ft. (229 m)

Recovery System

Rocket: Spin
Nose cone: 9 in. (23 cm) Parachute


19.2 in. (48.8 cm)


.98 in. (25 mm)

Estimated Weight

3.2 oz. (90.7 g)

Estimated Assembly Time

1 Hour (painting and glue drying time not included)

Fin Materials


Decal Type


Launch System

Includes Porta-Pad II and Electron Beam Launch Controller

Launch Rod Size


Age Recommendation

Estes model rocketry is recommended for boys and girls ages 10+ with adult supervision for those under 12, and rocketeers of all ages.

1 review for 001418 – Flip Flyer™ Launch Set

  1. John

    New color ROCKS!

    Please please please release the new color scheme Flip Flyer as a stand alone model! My original Flip Flyer is a launch day favorite and I’d love to have the red/white/blue version as a companion – Flip Flyer drag racing anyone ?

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