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Updated 5 Jan 2021 - FIELD IS CLOSED


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The NVA flying field is CLOSED 

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NOTICE BOARD
What's New

 Newsflash- Following the recent government's announcement of a total lockdown, the field is closed until further notice. Please stay at home and stay as safe as possible. We want to be sure that there are no members "missing" when we meet up again.

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 - No indoor flying until further notice

Noise Testing - over time all models will need to pass a noise test and sport a sticker to say it has passed. A circle has been cut into the grass at the distance that the model must emit noise no greater than 82dB. See the gallery for pictures.

-* By now all members should have received their CAA operator ID number. No model should take to the air without this number on the aircraft is accordance with the CAA's requirements. These can be found here
https://register-drones.caa.co.uk/labelling-your-drone-or-model-aircraft

* The code to the flying field gate was changed on 1st January every year. The new code is on the membership card. The code to the electric forest gate (when it's working) or a combination lock when fitted, remains unchanged. Any questions contact a member of the committee or click here to e-mail.

 GENERAL REMINDERS

Only those that have indicated that they would like to be on our mailing list will receive update e-mails from NVA - contact the webmaster if you have any questions.

*A privacy policy has been incorporated into the club's constitution in order to comply with GDPR (General Data Protection Regulations) legislation. This policy can be found on the "Rules" page and scrolling down to Section 5.

*Para 3.16 has been added to the constitution/rules document. This notes that members must comply with the CAA registration requirements. This addition was passed unanimously by member vote at the 2019 AGM *Reminder - Only paid-up members and those registered as operators with the CAA are insured.

The 2021 membership form can be downloaded here.

* No member (fixed wing or helicopter) should fly unsupervised unless they hold at least a BMFA "A" certificate . Members wishing to take the relevant test should contact Andy Hibbert or Dave Harbour to arrange a suitable time with an examiner.

FOUND A MODEL? please e-mail: webmaster@flynva.org

new COVID-19 Update
As of Wednesday 5th Jan 2021 the field is CLOSED - see the notice board for details


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