October 2018

Photos and Videos Galore


We have been fortunate to have a great summer for flying this year and some of the photos have been uploaded to our website. Ken Knox was kind enough to send me some of the recent photos that he took whilst at Martinique and you will find these and existing photos in the Club Photos [...]

Photos and Videos Galore2018-10-02T20:12:45+00:00

August 2018

Dual Rotor Autogyro


As said in the video "I'll film this for the website as either way it is going to be a good video!" Great skill needed to get it off the ground and then back on to it. Clearly some sort of issue with getting the rotors to spin together, which can be seen from [...]

Dual Rotor Autogyro2018-08-04T07:59:25+00:00

March 2018

Bill’s Bell 230


The Bell 222 is an American twin-engine light helicopter built by Bell Helicopter. The Bell 230 is an improved development with different engines and other minor changes.

Bill’s Bell 2302018-03-04T11:12:46+00:00

April 2017

Seriously? This is the first post of 2017?


Yep, my bad. Completely my fault! Sorry guys, I started a new job in January and have only flown twice this year, but hopefully as the weather gets better we can resume normal operations. Remember if you want to write a post here just let me know... As many of you will know we [...]

Seriously? This is the first post of 2017?2017-04-18T07:25:34+00:00

October 2016

Dave’s Jet – Complete Flight


I wasn't there yesterday, but thanks to Tony for the excellent video of Dave's Jet. Dave 'The Jet" Man perhaps you could leave a comment below and tell us some details about your jet. If I remember rightly it is a Pilot-RC 78in Dolphin Jet? Saturday looks like the wind is going to be light, so I [...]

Dave’s Jet – Complete Flight2017-04-14T10:57:40+00:00

Autumnal Flying


Looking at the weather this morning, I can't believe how lucky we were yesterday to get such a great day for flying.  Light winds for most of the day, meant that we got a great turnout of members; at it's peak I think we had twenty cars. This led to the rare sight [...]

Autumnal Flying2017-04-14T10:57:40+00:00

July 2016

Three in a Bed


Control line antics at the Border Model Aircraft Club 'Summer' BBQ. Unfortunately I was not able to make it, but judging by the video it looks quite windy!! If anyone has any additional photos or videos, send them over to me so we can get them on the web site. Thanks Tony for the Video. [...]

Three in a Bed2017-04-14T10:57:40+00:00

April 2016

Runway Repairs, Jets, Cadets and Picnics


A bright and breezy day at Martinique today started with continuing repairs to the runway, with a great turnout of club members willing to lend a hand. […]

Runway Repairs, Jets, Cadets and Picnics2016-04-02T20:19:11+00:00

March 2016

Easter Weekend Flying


Just a reminder that we can fly at Martinique on Friday, Saturday and Monday this weekend, times are from 10.00 to 18.00. At the moment it looks like the best day to fly will be Friday, but you can see the live forecast below and fingers crossed it will improve. [...]

Easter Weekend Flying2017-04-14T10:57:40+00:00