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Derek Funk took advantage of the milder weather to get some practise in on his remote-controlled helicopter on the lawn of the Penticton Trade and Convention Centre this week. The equipment attached to the bottom of the machine is designed to prevent hard landings for people who are still developing their skills.

Derek Funk took advantage of the milder weather to get some practise in on his remote-controlled helicopter on the lawn of the Penticton Trade and Convention Centre this week. The equipment attached to the bottom of the machine is designed to prevent hard landings for people who are still developing their skills.