Category Archives: Safety

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  

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