Free Flight Nationals 2023 

03/02/2023By BMFAAdministratorNationals

Introduction It was not unexpected that Barkston Heath would not be available for the 3-day Bank Holiday event. This despite our proposal of a reduced or closed event. The plan The replacement contests will be a cut down Free Flight Nationals which will not be the same as the “real” Nationals. We will apply a … Read More

BMFA Nationals 2023

03/02/2023By BMFAAdministratorNationals

We are disappointed to report that we have received confirmation that RAF Barkston Heath will be unavailable to us in 2023 for either the Free Flight Nationals in May or the Power Nationals in August. Alternative arrangements are being made for both events, with the FF Nats being relocated to Salisbury Plain and North Luffenham … Read More

Mike Proctor, FSMAE, 1946 – 2022

02/12/2022By BMFAAdministratorObituaries

Mike was a talented flyer, builder and organiser.  His flying and building started like many of his generation in the late 50’s early 60’s honing his skills on Free Flight models of all descriptions. Mike moved to York, and trained as a Teacher, becoming Head of Craftwork at a local school. No doubt the Students … Read More

Vacancies for Team Manager and Assistant Team Manager for the British F1E team competing in the 2023 World Championships

22/11/2022By BMFAAdministratorTeam Manager Vacancies

OFFICIAL NOTICE The Free Flight Technical Committee invites applications for the posts of Team Manager and Assistant Team Manager for the British F1E team competing in the 2023 World Championships to be held in Turda, Romania on August 1st – 4th. The role of the Team Manager includes arranging international and local travel for team … Read More

Vacancies for Team Manager and Assistant Team Manager for the British F1A/B/C teams competing in the 2023 World Championships

22/11/2022By BMFAAdministratorTeam Manager Vacancies

OFFICIAL NOTICE The Free Flight Technical Committee invites applications for the posts of Team Manager and Assistant Team Manager for the British F1A/B/C teams competing in the 2023 World Championships to be held in Saint-Jean-de-Sauves, Poitou, France on August 12th – 20th. The role of the Team Manager includes arranging international and local travel for … Read More

Team Manager and Assistant Team Manager for the 2023 World Championships for space models.

22/11/2022By BMFAAdministratorTeam Manager Vacancies

OFFICIAL NOTICE The Free Flight Technical Committee invites applications for the posts of Team Manager and Assistant Team Manager for the British Space Models Team (Juniors and Seniors) competing in the 2023 World Championships to be held in Austin, Texas, USA on July 1st – 8th. The role of the Team Manager includes arranging international … Read More

Tony Shortell – 1932 – 2021

28/07/2022By BMFAAdministratorObituaries

Why do we take part in hobbies, past times, and sport? Out of work activities allow us to get away from the stresses and strains of the real world and meet people in a social environment. We make friends, often for life, with people who share common interests and passion. Most of us will have … Read More