Events and Competitions for 2017

Wealden Model Aircraft Society holds events for club members and also encourages families and friends to participate in BBQ's and events at the flying field. See you on the flightline!

Club Scale Day Competition and BBQ 2017

Date: Sunday 10th September 2017

Venue: Berwick Site

Time: 10.00am for Pilots Briefing (Flying starts at 10.30am)

Details: Club members - please bring your Scale models - whether ARTF or lovingly built over 20 years!

Spectators are welcome but are not allowed in the PITs area.

 

There will be trophies for best scale aeroplane / helicopter and best scale flight

NOTE: All pilots must bring proof of BMFA insurance and A test completion. ontact Mark Tullett if you would like to have your name put on the list to enter. See contact us page for contact information of the committee members.

Come back to this page or the home page for details of any postponement due to weather.

Indoor Flying at Beacon School in Crowborough Winter 2016-2017

Date: TBD and continues weekly into Spring 2017

Time: 2.30pm - 4.30pm

Venue: Beacon Community College Sports Hall - Crowborough

Details: Click here for INDOOR FLYING information

Directions - Click here for directions. This link will take you to the Beacon School website

Shock flyers / Miniums and Helis are welcome but please see the indoor flying page for more details of permitted aircraft etc.

 

FLYING DAYS (ALL SUNDAYS) 2016 - 2017

DATES - TBD

 

NOTE: In case of bad weather e.g Snow please check the homepage as the school may shut the hall. It is wise to check on a regular basis as the school sometimes closes for maintenance and repairs.

Club Swap Meet - 2017

The 8th Wealden Flyers Swap Meet will be taking place as detailed below:

Date: Sunday 3rd December 2017

Time: 09.00am - 13.00pm (Traders from 8am)

Venue: Horam Village Hall, TN21 0JE

Table Costs (Sellers): £8.00 per table (two sharing table £10)

Entry Fee (Public): £2.00 each - All proceeds will be donated to the Kent, Surrey and Sussex Air Ambulance Trust.

To Book Tables: Call Bob Hart on 01892 852137

Food and Drinks will be available - such as Bacon Sandwiches / Tea / Coffee and Soft Drinks.

Wealden Warbirds Fly In 2017

Date: Sunday 23rd July 2017

Venue: Berwick Site - see Flying Site page for details of the flying field

Time: 10.00am for Pilots Briefing (Flying starts at 10.30am)

 

The Club will be hosting a "Fly In" and invites members and non members to our Berwick Site. This is a warbird day so please bring your warbirds of any era to fly.There will be food ahd drinks available for purchase and also a raffle where you can win some great prizes!

Flying is open for all pilots (including non club members) who have passed their A test. Spectators are welcome. Noise testing will be available for planes that have not been tested to fly at this site.

Spectators are welcome but are not allowed in the PITs area.

NOTE: All pilots must bring proof of BMFA insurance and A test completion. No Jets are allowed.

Contact Mark Tullett if you would like to have your name put on the list to enter. See contact us page for contact information of the committee members.

Come back to this page or the home page for details of any postponement due to weather.

Indoor Flying at Beacon School in Crowborough Winter 2017

Contact: Bob Hart on 01892 852137 for latest date information.

Venue: Beacon Community College Sports Hall - Crowborough

Details: Click here for INDOOR FLYING information

Directions - Click here for directions. This link will take you to the Beacon School website

Shock flyers / Miniums and Helis are welcome but please see the indoor flying page for more details of permitted aircraft etc.

NOTE: In case of bad weather e.g Snow please check the homepage as the school may shut the hall. It is wise to check on a regular basis as the school sometimes closes for maintenance and repairs.

WMAS Christmas Meal 2017

There has been reduced interest in the club Christmas dinner in recent times and we will not be holding one this year. Members who would like an informal meal with other members should contact Bob Hart.

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