The 2017 Free Flight Forum


The thirty-third BMFA Free-Flight Forum will start at 10 a.m. on Nov. 19th, the day after the AGM, at the Hinckley Island Hotel, A5 Watling Street, Hinckley, LE10 3JA. As usual we have a wide range of presentations on free-flight, so come along, find out what makes this branch of our sport so enjoyable and enjoy a day with these speakers:

Why FAI? - Stuart Darmon; Designing for Scale Competition - Andy Sephton; Experience with Making Carbon/Foam "Moulded" Wings - Alan Jack; Generating Youngsters’ Interest in Aeromodelling - John Jacomb; Electric Ducted Fan FF Scale Jets - Ivan Taylor; Small Field Contests - Brian Lever; Project Swansong – a Last Hurrah for the Outsize Open Glider - Stuart Darmon; A Simplified Description of Electric Drives for Free Flight Models - Alan Jack
Lunch will be available and the finish will be at around 5 p.m. The cost for the session will be just £10, with proceeds going towards the expenses of the teams that represent us at World and European F/F Championships. Pre-booking will ensure that you get a seat, so send your cheque, payable to 'BMFA F/F Team Support’, to the BMFA office at 31, St. Andrews Road, Leicester LE2 8RE.