Slope Soaring January 2019

Slope Soaring January 2019

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Gliding in North Dorset

Unusually for this time of year the temperature was quite mild at 10 degrees C.  Wind was forecast as 18 mph to 35 mph WNW so a few of us grabbed the chance for a bit of slope soaring with flying wings and gliders.  The wind  was really winding up…

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Phase 5 by Chris Foss

Phase 5 by Chris Foss

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Phase 5 Slope Aerobat!

After many years of procrastinating I'm finally building a Phase 5. Designed in 1978 this model is often considered to be Chris Foss's (CF) best slope model. It was never available as a kit so the only way to get one is to build it yourself. CF is still selling…

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Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-3

Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-3

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Winter MIG?

Another warbird for John's Soviet fleet? The [[Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-3]] was a Soviet fighter and interceptor aircraft used during World War II. It was a development of the MiG-1 by the OKO of Zavod No. 1 to remedy problems found during the MiG-1's development and operations. Image left shows a MIG3…

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Wimborne Model Aero Club

founded in 1973 we are a well respected club located in north Dorset.  We are a model flying club of 100+ members many of whom have had a lifetime of experience in model building and flying. We hold many RC events for fun and competition throughout the year.  We regularly support local communities with charitable events with static and flying displays.

sabmfa logoBMFA  Club No: 2054     CASC Reg 05590        Memberships Available - Training available for Novices

We are open for new members and especially the younger generation who will carry on the hobby of model flying acquiring skills that our older members have passed on and continuing to carry on the aims of the club into the future. Here is an article that you may find useful. Read Me First

 

Indoor Flying 2019

indoor vapor2019 Indoor Flying for small to medium models started on Tuesday 9th January and on every Tuesday **. Broadstone Leisure Centre (The Junction) BMFA insurance required.  Flying time is 12.00 – 13.15 hrs. and the cost is only £3.50 per person per session.

** See Calendar for full details

 

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Our Calendar

Tue Jan 22 @12:00PM - 01:30PM
Indoor Flying 2019
Tue Jan 29 @12:00PM - 01:30PM
Indoor Flying 2019
Tue Feb 05 @12:00PM - 01:30PM
Indoor Flying 2019
Thu Feb 07 @ 8:00PM -
Club Night - TX Radio Setting Up

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