Indoor Flying

Wealden Flyers host indoor flying sessions at Beacon School in their large Sports Hall. Beacon School is located in Crowborough, East Sussex. The Indoor Flying season runs until the end of March. Come on and try it - above all its a great laugh! See below for our flying dates.

You do not need to be a member of WealdenFlyers to attend Indoor Flying with us.

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 shuts for maintenance and repairs.

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Date: TBD 2016

Frequency: Weekly

Time: 2.30pm - 4.30pm

Venue: Beacon Community College Sports Hall - Crowborough

Costs: £5.00 per session

Spectators: Free





We have separate helicopter and aeroplanes slots of 8 minutes each during the session. A tip! If you want maximum use of the time then you may want to bring at least 1 plane and 1 heli! Helis are limited to 400 size and Aeroplanes at 1 metre wingspan.


Sessions are as follows

Slow Flyers (Miniums / Hobbyzone etc)

Shock Flyers (up to 1 metre / 200 grams)

Helicopters (Trex 250 size max)


Flying Dates:

Please note that these dates can change due to school maintenance please contact Bob Hart for any changes.



TBD - please check back for details

Venue Address: Beacon Community College, Beeches Site, North Beeches Road, Crowborough,
East Sussex, TN6 2AS

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


Just a few rules

1. Only 2.4GHz transmitters are now allowed

2. Please note no dark soled shoes are allowed in the hall

3. Flying is anti-clockwise

4. No charging of batteries is allowed on the Gym wooden surface, batteries must be raised off the floor

5. BMFA Membership cards / proof of BMFA insurance must be presented at each meeting

6. If you do not have BMFA membership then you will be UNABLE to fly

7. The hall is booked from 2:30 to 4:30, it will be opened by the school just before, once it is open flying can only start on the advice of the Wealden Committee member who is running the session, he’ll  be the guy taking the money! Please Note: No committee member = no flying.

8. Helicopters are to fly / hover  immediately  in front of the pilot. With pilots around the hall it is simply not safe for helicopters to fly across or away towards the back of the hall.

9. Maximum size of Helicopters is Trex 250 size