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Apr
27
Fri
Northern Area Meeting @ Castleford RAFA Club
Apr 27 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Area Meeting.

See http://northern.bmfa.org/meetings for meeting details.

See http://northern.bmfa.org/minutes for previous minutes.

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May
19
Sat
BMFA Northern Area Examiners & Instructors workshop. @ HDMAC, The Whams
May 19 @ 10:00 am

BMFA Northern Area Cordially Invite All Area & Club Examiners, Instructors and candidates to a Fixed Wing ‘A’ & ‘B’ and Helicopter ‘A’ Certificate Examiners / Instructors Workshop

Kindly hosted by:- Huddersfield & District Model Aircraft Club on Saturday 19th May
Activities will commence at 10.00 and finish at approximately 16.30
HDMAC, The Whams, Browns Edge Road, Maythorn, near Ingbirchworth, Huddersfield.
See http://www.hdmac.co.uk/p/flying-sites.html for directions

This Examiner / Instructor workshop is being held to support the Achievement Scheme and to help improve consistency. The purpose of the workshop is to allow Examiners, Instructors and pilots the opportunity to gain experience, share information and discuss the requirements of the ‘A’ and ‘B’ tests in a relaxed and informal environment.

Area Officials and Area Chief Examiners will be on hand to answer questions on the Scheme.
There will be demonstration flights of the tests for the different disciplines involved (fixed wing and rotary), and the BPCs.
Anyone wishing to take a BPC, or an A or B test (in any discipline) is welcome to come along and participate.
Free Lunch and Refreshments provided for all registered attendees !
Workshops have proven to be popular events, but numbers are limited, so please contact Andy Symons (Northern Area AS Co-ordinator) on 07402 151122, e-mail andy@bmfa.org as soon as possible to reserve your place.

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Jul
15
Sun
BMFA Northern Area Summer Fly-In 2018 @ Pontefract & District Aeromodellers
Jul 15 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

The Northern area BMFA are organising a 1 day ‘Fly-In’ for all the clubs in the area. Members from other areas are welcome.

Kindly hosted by Pontefract & District Aeromodellers  @ PONTEFRACT RACECOURSE.

It is to be an informal gathering for any kind of aircraft, including scale, aerobatic, electric, small jets, trainers, helicopters, multi rotors, control line with possibility, of a few simple competitions thrown in. 

No pre-entry is required, just turn up & fly.(A cert solo)
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Directions: Exit at junction 32 on M62, drive half a mile towards Pontefract, where you will see a pair of white gates on the right-hand side, to the entrance (nearest post code-WF8 4QD).
Sat Nav: 53o – 42’ – 4.83” N, 1o – 19’ – 34.14” W
(To help prevent traffic congestion, when approaching from the M62 please proceed to the roundabout just past the gate and come back on yourself, to enter the site with a left turn into the gate).
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C.D. for the event is Tim Haigh (BMFA Northern Area Chairman)
Mobile: 07778 792 349
e-mail:
chairman@na-bmfa.org
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A BBQ will be available at lunch time, plus tea/coffee all day.
Ample toilets on site.

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Sep
7
Fri
Northern Area Meeting @ Castleford RAFA Club
Sep 7 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Area Meeting.

See http://northern.bmfa.org/meetings for meeting details.

See http://northern.bmfa.org/minutes for previous minutes.

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Nov
2
Fri
Northern Area Meeting @ Castleford RAFA Club
Nov 2 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Area Meeting.

See http://northern.bmfa.org/meetings for meeting details.

See http://northern.bmfa.org/minutes for previous minutes.

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Jan
4
Fri
Northern Area Meeting @ Castleford RAFA Club
Jan 4 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Area Meeting.

See http://northern.bmfa.org/meetings for meeting details.

See http://northern.bmfa.org/minutes for previous minutes.

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