100 Years of model flying

BMFA Centenary Celebrations 15, 16, 17 July 2022 – Buckminster


The National Centre is looking exceptionally good due to a huge amount of work from the team of volunteers

Inside Reception

All these kits are about one third of this persons collection and they are all complete and unstarted.
At the entrance of the Goldsmith Hanger ‘100 Faces of Model Flying’ where 170 models dating back to 1902 from all disciplines were on display.
VIP guests are greeted
A Buffet lunch and a speech from the BMFA Chairman in the large marquee
A Spitfire and Hurricane made three low passes over the centre on Friday
The main runway was in action all three days with scale models
Tethered cars were run on the track on Sunday. Difficult to see at speed of just under 100 mph – just follow the sound and the smell of diesel
A good weekend was had by all. (Photograph Angela Tallett)