Category Archives: BMFA

Anyone wishing to take an A or B test BMFA Achievement Scheme ‘Super’ Workshop *Invitation only*

**** BMFA Achievement Scheme ‘Super’ Workshop **** By Invitation of the South Midland and Southern BMFA Areas Calling all Area Chief Examiners & Instructors, Club Examiners & Instructors and test candidates! Saturday 2 September there will be an Achievement Scheme ‘Super’ Workshop at Popham Airfield (SO21 3BD) RC Achievement Scheme Review Committee members and Area Chief Examiners will… Read More »

Government-Publishes-Consultation-on-the-Safe-Use-of-Drones-in-the-UK

The Department for Transport (DfT) has now published the outcome of their consultation on the safe use of drones in the UK.  The document can be viewed here: https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/631638/unlocking-the-uks-high-tech-economy-consultation-on-the-safe-use-of-drones-in-the-uk-government-response.pdf   The Bmfa has made comments to clarify the situation and can be read here Government-Publishes-Consultation-on-the-Safe-Use-of-Drones-in-the-UK  

Introducing BMFA Buckminster

National Visitor Centre and Model Flying site of the British Model Flying Association BMFA Buckminster is located on the Leicestershire/Lincolnshire border close to the towns of Melton Mowbray and Grantham and is the National Visitor Centre and Model Flying site of the British Model Flying Association (BMFA) The site occupies 43 acres of open and… Read More »

EASA regulations updates

Below is a link to the BMFA regarding the current proposal from EASA (European Aviation Safety Agency) to create a regulatory framework for the operation of drones. This is still ongoing. EASA-regulations

BMFA club Bulletins 232

Dear Club Secretary   Please find below the link for the latest BMFA Club Bulletin 232 for you to pass to your members.   http://www.bmfa.org/Clubs/ClubBulletins/tabid/137/Default.aspx