Flying dates for 2017


As normal MRC will be flying on the 2nd Sunday of each month. Please remember that as always all flying sessions are subject to the weather conditions and RSO cover.

We typically fly between 10:30 and 16:00 on the dates below (subject to weather and RSO cover)

We fly on farmland  at Twycross which is also the site used for our National Event  “Midland Sky”

15th January

12th March

9th April

14th May

11th June

9th July

13th August CANCELLED (We will currently assume this will be cancelled due to crops and will be reviewed during the year)

16th to 17th September Midland Sky (Set up and camping on the Friday) further details to follow

8th October

19th November   (moved back 1 week due to Remembrance Sunday)

Spectators and Prospective members are always welcome.

2017 MRC Associate Membership Costs

Senior Flyer HPR & BP      = £45.00
Junior Flyer HPR & BP      = £25.00

Please note: Associate MRC membership fees are due at the April launch

2017 MRC Half Year Fees Associate Membership Costs

March to June (4 mths) Half year fees = £30.00 = £7.50 per launch

July to Nov   (3 mths) Half year fees = £25.00 = £8.33 per launch

MRC Pay on Use Costs (Non Associated Member)

HPR & BP = £10.00

You must have BMFA insurance and/or UKRA membership to fly at MRC. Prospective members can use the buddy scheme to fly for the first 2 (two) months without their own insurance, contact us for more information.