Latest News:

Resumption of Jet Flying

Date:2019-08-31 13:35:19

Gas Turbine powered models may resume flying at Phoenix.

BMFA update

Date:2019-08-23 09:46:21

For the latest information on Registration, check out the 23 August update in the News section of the BMFA website (  It includes comment on insurance in the event of non-registration.

Jets Suspended

Date:2019-07-24 12:17:41

Gas Turbine model flying is suspended from 19:00 on Tuesday 23rd July, because of the fire risk to the surrounding crop.  We will advise when Gas Turbines can fly again.

Weed killing postponed

Date:2019-07-16 05:58:23

We have had to postpone weed killing for the time being, as a lack of significant rain for 4 weeks has pushed our grass into drought condition.  We will let everyone know when it has recovered and we can commence spraying weed killer.

CAA Annual Registration Fee

Date:2019-04-29 07:48:15

Just appeared on the BMFA website is the news that the CAA has issued a Consultation document that proposes an annual fee of £16.50 to register as an operator of unmanned aircraft.  Check it out on the News section of the BMFA website.  There is a link there, which also tells you how you can respond to the consultation.  You will note that the BMFA point out that while we in the UK may have to pay £16.50 a year, in France registration will be free and valid for 5 years!

Data Protection

Date:2018-05-28 15:33:18

We have made some changes to our procedures to reflect new Data Protection regulations.  You can see your rights by looking at our Privacy Policy - this can be viewed by clicking on the item in the menu at the bottom of our website pages.  Please note that, even though you may have provided an email address when you joined the Club, you will NOT automatically receive emails from the Club, as the regulations demand that you give a separate consent for us to send you emails.  You can do this by logging in to the Members area, where you will find a click-through for "Email Signup".  Only you can decide if you want to do this - if you decide not to, you will need to check the Club News in the Members area to find out about events and changes at the Club.


Phoenix Model Flying Club
London Colney
BMFA # 175