Roy Vaillancourt is the president of Vailly Aviation.
specialty is giant scale WWII Warbirds.
has been serving the giant scale enthusiast since 1986.
is an active scale contestant and has competed regularly at TOP GUN
and The U.S. Scale Masters Championships plus many other scale competitions for more than the past 25 years.
Roy has served as the East Coast Vice Chairman of the U.S. Scale Masters Association and is the first recipient of the coveted Harris Lee award.
has written numerous articles for many of the major model magazines dealing with all aspects of scale modeling.
wife Nancy operate Vailly Aviation
out of their home as a part time venture to help contribute to the scale modeling community.
In "real life" Roy is a retired mechanical engineer from the aerospace industry.
He is a degreed mechanical engineer (2 degrees) with over 35 years experience as a manufacturing and design specialist in the aerospace field for many of the noted full-scale aviation corporations such as Lockheed Martin and British Aerospace.
has also written many articles on the design and fabrication of full-scale aircraft components ranging from engine parts to landing gear and airframe parts and assemblies.