Founded in 1994 by the Vostrel family in the Czech Republic. Samba Model has been producing high quality radio control competition sailplanes  for almost 30 years! 

From the beginning, until today, Samba has been focus on the production of competitive composite aircraft models for the F3J, F3F, F3B and F5J categories. They are also partly engaged in the production of UAVs and experimental models. All components for their models are manufactured in Czech Republic.

Samba models have been very successful in international competition for two decades. Twelve pilots became World  champion with Samba models. The first was at the F3J World Championships in Corfu 2000 Greece (Jan Kohout CZE, Pike Plus ) In recent years, 2017 Bernhard Flixider AUT and 2019 Andreas Bohlen SUI have become World champions with the Pike Precision 2 model in the F3B category. Jaroslav Vostřel  Jr. also became the F3J Junior World Champion in 2019 with the Pike Perfection.