Safety Alert Number 1005336


Remote Controlled Helicopters Recalled by
Imagine Nation Books Due to Fire and Burn Hazards
Release #10-228
Firm's Recall Hotline: (800) 917-0213
CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772
CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below,
today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products
immediately unless otherwise instructed. Name of Product: "Fly Dragonfly" (also called "Queen Bee") Remote-Controlled Helicopters
Units: 46,000
Distributor: Imagine Nation Books Ltd. /Books Are Fun, of Boulder, Colo. Hazard: The rechargeable battery inside the helicopters can overheat, igniting the helicopter and posing fire and burn
hazards to consumers. Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received 49 reports of the helicopters overheating, including six reports of flames coming
from the helicopters, and one report of minor property damage. No injuries have been reported. Description: This recall involves the "Fly Dragonfly" (also called "Queen Bee") remote-controlled helicopters. The
helicopters are black and yellow plastic, measure about 19 inches long by 6 ½ 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 remotecontrol
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. Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled helicopters and contact Imagine Nation Books Ltd/
Books Are Fun to receive a full refund. To see this recall on CPSC's web site, including pictures of the recalled products, please go to:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml10/10228.html