Beaulieu Model Flying Committee
News items about Model Flying, and about the Beaulieu Model Flying area on Beaulieu Heath will be posted here. If you have an item of news which other people should be aware of please contact a member of the BMFC or send your comment to us.
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The 2019 permit application is now open from this website. If you want to fly at Beaulieu in 2019 you must have:
a valid BMFA membership card for 2019
a permit issued by the BMFC.
Both of which you should have with you when at Beaulieu.
You can apply for a permit from this website only.
Once approved a membership card will be sent to you.
Please make sure you have completed your BMFA membership first (to get BMFA insurance cover) noting that the BMFA has changed its membership system this year.
All published newsletters are available on this website. You are recommended to read them as interesting information and established practice is discussed, along with current news.
#44 now available !
Newsletters are available from the newsletter page.
Beaulieu Airfield Closure
The Access track from the Lymington Road was reopened on 29th March.
The access via the Hawkhill gate will be withdrawn soon, except for Free Flight flyers who will continue with their traditional entry procedure.
Please use the Lymington road access with care. The track is still fragile and can easily be damaged. Drive slowly and be aware of pedestrians and cyclists.
Air Navigation Law changes
You will be aware that the UK Government is bringing forward legal restrictions on model aircraft and drones to address a perceived drone problem. In particular:
Please be aware of this and fly sensibly. Some types of flying, e.g. gliders, and F3A, may not be allowed.