Articles by Martyn Kinder

New Fixed Wing Examiner

NW Area AS Coordinator Kevin Watson reports. Well done to Graham Coffey who has successfully passed the BMFA Fixed Wing Examiner assessment at the Kilton Club. Thank you also to Wayne Pendleton (ACE) for being…



Long Service Awards

Mike Colling, David Lloyd Jones and Bill Cowell all retired from their posts on the NW Area committee at the last AGM. To recognise their long service each was presented with a Certificate and Gift…


Kevin Watson – ASRC Award

I am pleased to report that Kevin Watson, the North West Area Achievement Scheme coordinator has been awarded a Certificate of Merit for his hard work and results promoting the Achievement Scheme in the North…


North West Area Examiners Super Workshop

https://achievements.bmfa.uk/north-west-area-examiners-super-workshop-28th-march-2020 This workshop will be hosted by Delyn MFC on the 28th March 2020. This looks like it will be another showpiece event from the NW area ASC Click the link above for more information…


Welcome!

Welcome to the new NW Area website. As you can see, its considerably different from the last website with a new URL https://northwest.bmfa.org Please save and update your favourites accordingly. The old website will redirect…


Failsafes

We have received reports of two instances in the North West where failsafes have activated with unexpected results. Specifically, the throttle has moved to full rather than idle or off. Any radio system capable of…


Event Planning in 2020

The NW Area are keen to sponsor events within the area. If your club is holding an event and would like assistance (financial with some constraints or other assistance), please do not hesitate to get…