Each "new" message below is dated and will be
removed after a month.
Thanks to Mick for an excellent group of
front page photographs that remind us it is not long until:-
undercarriage for a 7min paper plane video.
www.endlesslift.com - "We are advocates of simple model aviation!
We want to make simple flying models easier, better and more accessible to the
Has a "contemporary web design" and is another link that should
have been on the PMFC list some time ago.
Click for a
non-aeromodelling outing the week before the BMFA Nationals.
Click for an extremely interesting web site, well
worth a look. Should have been in PMFC Links long ago....
"Impington Village College - Cambridge.
Indoor flying on 4th
November 2018, 9 am to 5 pm".
Always a good day out.
See Meetings/Events on the left for further
details of todays Timperley Free Flight Gala at North Luffenham, as well as the
Grant MINLOCT special at Ferry Meadows between 16:00 and 18:00
Looks like we might be in for a couple of
days of very light winds. If so a Microaces kit could be flown outdoors.
Microaces is Making History, for their main page or
featuring their British rotary engined aircraft.
Thanks to Stan for
a quality edition of Slipstream.
Click the cover for a .pdf download.
August edition of Aeromodeller was out at the end of last
week, with page 6 on the
v Auckland Cloud Tramp Challenge", 2/3 of page 7 on "Flying Aces" (see top
of the page), then various PMFC members scattered about the pages either doing
or having won things.
Excellent group of front page photographs
from Mick Page - thanks.
All but one from the PMFC Free Flight
Thanks to Chris for the July "Echoes from
Click the Elf for the article.
PETERBOROUGH MODEL FLYING CLUB
Celebrating 80 Years 1938 - 2018
June 2018 Fly Past
available to the general public, click for a .pdf download
Excellent session at Old Warden yesterday,
hot but the wind was in a sensible direction for free flight and reasonably
Seems I was wrong in my 12th of July comment, no picnic tables
on the concrete and the tethered cars had their pylon in place and were adding
to the general interest.
weekend, with the East Anglian Gala at Sculthorpe and Scale Weekend at Old
Warden. For further details see Meetings/Events on the left.
I may be a bit late with this but the web site of the
Shuttleworth Collection at Old Warden seems to have had a massive update. Click
the icon to see.
"Thanks to Tony's assistance,
here is the up to date spreadsheet
after Round Four of the club championship. Members will notice that some
contests are already settled (sorry, Chris, but this is war) while others will
have to wait until the final round on September 11th. The Bernie Nichols Trophy
was won by Mick Page by a distance"
Thanks to Mick for the latest set of front
page photographs, these from this years Free Flight Nationals.
A reminder of last weeks reminder from John:-
"It is the
fourth round of the club f/f contest on Tuesday 17th beginning at 3.30 pm and
containing the final round of the Bernie Nichols trophy. Then comes the Scale
weekend at Old Warden, with the Masefied trophy and Earl Stahl event on the
Sunday. (Although I know that some of you will be at the East Anglian Gala on
The 2018 F3K European
Championship has been going on this past week in Martin, Slovakia.
Click the t/n for some photgraphs that give an idea of what was
Link to previous "Latest Update"
Tony Beckett -