Pilot Hobby Shop, located at 5450 West Belmont Avenue on Chicago's northside, is officially going out of business. A neighborhood institution just east of Belmont and Central Avenues is closing after 50 something years in business. The stores building is up for sale, and the owners have decided to retire. Their final closing day will proboubly be at the end of July. Some remaining items are marked down, so hurry up and get in on those last minute deals while You can. Pilot Hobby Shop is one of Chicago's oldest hobby stores. They will be missed.