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Flying on Ashdown Forest

Flying on the forest can resume, but social distancing must be observed. https://bmfa.org/News/News-Page/ArticleID/2654/A-return-to-the-skies-Further-update-please-read Have you got your permit to fly on the forests? https://southeast.bmfa.org/ashdown-forest

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Return to Flying.

Good morning South East Area Clubs and Member’s. Today and over the next few days/weeks we are slowly returning to flaying (observing social distancing). Most of us and our models have not flown for many…


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DO NOT GO OUT AND FLY

I was called today by a member of the general public informing me that he had seen a group of people Flying on Sunday on a club site. Individuals and clubs should give consideration to…


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Area Events and Meetings.

All Area Events and meetings have been cancelled until further notice. The Area committee will continue to work and communicate via email/phone.  


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Ashdown Forest/Long Man Permits

As you may know the BMFA has changed the way it funds the Areas. Up to now the South East Area has funded the licences for two flying sites, Ashdown Forest and Long Man, with…


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CAA Registration information Please Read

Article 94F of the Air Navigation Order introduces the requirement that from 30th November 2019  all remote pilots of model aircraft or drones (small unmanned aircraft, SUA) with a mass of 250gm or more flown…


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Hastings MFC Fly-In and Swap meet

Having had both our fly-ins suffering from various degrees of poor weather we have fair warning that this coming weekend is not going to be any different. Therefore we have decided to cut our losses…


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South East Area Newsletter

Please use the link to download the July newsletter number 238. https://southeast.bmfa.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/S-E-Area-newsletter-issue-238.pdf


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Wealden Warbirds Fly In POSTPONED

Regretfully we have decided to cancel/postpone the Warbirds meeting on Sunday. This is due to the forecast very strong winds, possibly more rain and fears for the condition of the track to the site. This…


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Scale Fly Ins Update !!

There are 3 scale fly ins in our area this summer; 16th June at the Wealden Club POSTPONED 28th July at the Hastings Club (Area scale day) 17th August (Saturday) at the Epsom Club Please…