Remote-Controlled Helicopters Recalled

Date:
May 12, 2010
Category:
Toys & Games
Company/Brand:
Imagine Nation Books Ltd./Books Are Fun
The Danger:
The rechargeable battery inside the helicopters can overheat, igniting the helicopter and posing fire and burn hazards.
Description:
This recall involves about 46,000 "Fly Dragonfly" (also called "Queen Bee") remote-controlled helicopters. The helicopters are black and yellow plastic, measure about 19 inches long by 6 1/2 inches high. The helicopters have a rounded front yellow cockpit with bee decals and a narrow black plastic tail assembly. They were sold with a remote-control unit and a separate charger. "Fly Dragonfly" and SKU #51727 are printed on the packaging.
Sold At:
Book/gift fairs held in schools, hospitals and office buildings nationwide from August 2009 through January 2010 for about $38.
What To Do:
Immediately stop using the recalled helicopters and contact Imagine Nation Books Ltd./Books Are Fun to receive a full refund. For more information, contact Imagine Nation Books Ltd./Books are Fun at (800) 917-0213 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. MT Monday through Friday, visit www.booksarefun.com/helicopter.php
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml10/10228.html

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