Category Archives: General

BMFA National Centre website launched.

Introducing BMFA Buckminster 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).

Indoor flying this Sunday 26th is cancelled

All members Due to additional, unforeseen work required on the sports hall floor, the sports hall will not be available until Monday 6th March. Therefore this Sunday 26th indoor flying has been cancelled. We will keep you informed on any further information. Regards nadmas committee

AGM this Wednesday 23rd November 7.30 pm

Hi All This is to remind you that the AGM is at Chieveley Village Hall at 7.30pm for 8.00pm. on Wednesday 23rd November 2016. It is your chance to hear reports, of what has been going on over the last year, from various committee members and elect the committee for 2017. There will be tables… Read More »

To all model pilots please read-Threat to Model Flying from European Regulation

Hi All I expect you are aware of the proposed new regulations that will wipe out (or make extremely difficult) both hobby and commercial model flying if enacted. This video-” EASA’s ‘Prototype’ Commission Regulation on Unmanned Aircraft Operations” can be found on Vimeo or on uTUbe  Drones to be limited to 50m height by EASA… Read More »

Invitation from the white horse model club

Invitation from White Horse Model Club The WHMC committee have just put together the evening meetings programme for this year. We thought a couple of events might be of interest to your members – these are the details. Thursday September 22nd, Table Top Bring and Buy Sale No entrance fee and all takings go to… Read More »

LIPO Safety information

Looking after and Charging your LIPO batteries After trawling around the internet I’ve found a couple of good articles on the use of Lipo batteries. For people that are new to using them, they have to be handled with care and the correct charging and discharging procedures are required. Failure to adhere to some basic… Read More »