Keeping Cool

Neatly hewn inlet and outlet apertures promote a free flow of cooling air to maintain consistent motor, ESC and battery operating temperatures.

Easy Access

Convenient and easy to install the underslung battery hatch and supplied 3S 2200mAh LiPo make flight preparation an absolute breeze.

Crisp Response

Pre-installed 9g servos provide a crisp and snappy response to control inputs keeping the beginner in control and the experienced pilot fully entertained.

Built to Last

Tough alloy undercarriage legs engage with a simple click-fit mount to provide a strength that’ll cover you when your landings go awry.

Attractive Design

Semi-scale light aircraft looks and an attractive, thoughtfully designed color scheme aid visibility and make the Crusader really stand out from the crowd.

Factory Assembled

The Ares Crusader II comes 95% factory assembled with motor, ESC, servos, receiver and linkages pre-installed. You’ll be flying in less time than it takes to charge the battery!


  • Wingspan: 1380mm (54”)
  • Wing chord: 218mm (8.6”)
  • Wing area: 464sq. in.
  • Wing loading: 13oz / sq. ft
  • Length: 942mm (37”)
  • Weight: 1152g (40.6oz)
  • Battery: 3S 11.1V 2200mAh LiPo
  • Motor: 750kV brushless
  • ESC: 40A brushless

What's in the Box

  • Crusader II airframe
  • 3S 11.1V 2200mAh LiPo
  • 12V DC 3S LiPo balance charger
  • Mains adapter
  • Pre-installed 750kV brushless motor
  • Pre-installed 40A brushless ESC
  • 4 X Pre-installed 9g servos
  • Pre-installed Hitec Red-enabled KA-6 6-channel receiver
  • Hitec Red-enabled 2.4GHz IKONNIK KA-6 6-channel transmitter

PTF Version

  • Crusader II airframe
  • 3S 11.1V 2200mAh LiPo
  • 12V DC 3S LiPo balance charger
  • Mains adapter.
  • Pre-installed 750kV brushless motor.
  • Pre-installed 40A brushless ESC.
  • Pre-installed 9g servos.
  • Pre-installed Hitec Red-enabled KA-6 6-channel receiver.