Open-air cockpit

Oak Bay hobbyist keeps up his flying, by remote control at Windsor Park

Paul Quick watches the flight path of his radio-controlled plane last week at Windsor Park.

Paul Quick watches the flight path of his radio-controlled plane last week at Windsor Park.

Paul Quick, who used to pilot full-sized small planes, has been flying model versions for more than 50 years.

He was found at the controls of a miniature bird recently at Windsor Park in Oak Bay.