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Indoor flying at Whitcliffe Mount Sports Centre

Northern Area BMFA

BrighouseMAC and Northern Area BMFA have arranged more indoor events at

Whitcliffe Mount Sports Centre.

Wednesday 8th April 1.30pm to 3.30pm

Tuesday 14th April 1.30pm to 3.30pm

 Fixed wing indoor slow flight, aerobatic, scale etc. and small (up to 120 size) helicopters.

Pilots 4, Juniors free

BMFA membership required.

For a location map Click HERE


BrighouseMAC Club Meetings

April 2015 club meeting                            16th April 2015 at 8.00pm

May 2015 club meeting                            21st May 2015 at 8.00pm

June 2015 club meeting                            18th June 2015 at 8.00pm


Club meetings take place at the Northowram Club, Lydgate, Northowram, Halifax, West Yorkshire, HX3 7EJ.

They are on the 3rd Thursday of each month except for December, which takes place on the first Thursday.

For a location map Click HERE


DDMAC Easter Fun Fly Day Saturday 4th April

Dewsbury and District Model Aero Club are holding an Easter fun fly event on Saturday 4th April 2015

 (Easter Bank Holiday Weekend) starting at 11.00am

They would like to extend an invitation to our club members to join them for this fun fly day.

The event will take place at the Dewsbury flying field (link below).

No models over 7kg, no jets and no models exceeding 82db noise level measured at 7 metres.

They are hoping to provide Pie & Peas just after 4.00pm to conclude the day.

The event details and timings will be on the club forum and website (links below).

Please check the web site for possible cancellation due to bad weather.

 If you are intending to go and would like food please contact Martin Lynn and let him know. 

It is unlikely they will be able to provide food to people who have not let them know they are coming.

 Contact Martin Lynn for any further information

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Flying Field Location:
Committee Contacts:


RC Flying at Dishforth

Northern Area BMFA

Those wishing to participate must e-mail their BMFA No, Car Reg. and contact

details to Peter Hornby before the beginning of the first month they wish to fly.

Sorry but no Jets or Over 20kg models. Meeting from 10am.

Anyone wishing to attend must be on the security list.

2015 dates:-

MONTH                                 SUNDAY

March                                   8th, 22nd

April                                    19th, 26th

May                                    10th, 24th

June                                    14th, 28th

July                                       5th, 19th

August                                  2nd, 16th

September                            6th, 20th

October                                11th, 25th


Always check the Northern Area Web Site for latest information or cancellations.

Click HERE to go to the Northern Area BMFA web site


Traplet Scale Day at Pontefract - SUNDAY 17th May

On Sunday 17th May 2015 PANDAS will host a Traplet Scale Day at Pontefract Race Course.

The contest will be open to all and will take the form of a flying only contest.

The event will be organised and judged by Phillip Kent.

There is no builders rule so scale models of all types including ARTF's and purchased models can take part.

Each pilot will require a watcher to be present with them on the flight line and PANDAS site rules apply.

No models over 7kg unless the pilot has a BMFA 'B' certificate and non-certificate pilots should ensure

that their watcher is an experienced certificated pilot

Pilots briefing at 10.00am.

Further information can be obtained from Phillip Kent.  Telephone 01274 873069


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