King's Lynn Aero Model Club
Roydon Flying Field
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Norfolk's wide blue skies.
Aerial views of our Roydon Flying Field situated on the very edge of Roydon Common, photographed by KLAMC member Steve from his FPV RC model aircraft.
KLAMC is a must for all keen radio control aero modellers and flyers in the King's Lynn area. It can be very difficult for an individual to build and fly a radio controlled model aeroplane safely. The satisfaction of building an aeroplane from a variety of materials, trimming it out, flying it and finally bringing it down to earth in one piece without causing damage to other people, property or yourself is wonderful and of course essential! Joining a club helps you enjoy your achievements and share the problems and the joys involved. It also is a great sport that is competitive and encourages you to achieve a range of skills at all levels and result in a flying model! The sport takes many forms and includes powered gliders, acrobatic and 3D craft, sports aircraft and of course the ever popular Warbirds.
Models range from those powered by small internal combustion engines (IC), petrol engines (GAS) and jet turbine. The aircraft may be modelled from traditional balsa wood, fibre glass, various foam materials, carbon fibre, etc. Or if you really don't enjoy modelling or want to get flying with an Almost Ready To Fly (ARTF) training model there is vast range of models to choose from and good advice can be obtained from club members.
To get directions to either Wootton Marsh site or Roydon Common Flying Field, follow the BMFA Club Locator below.
For a detailed BMFA Club Locator map click here:- BMFA Clubs
To help achieve this KLAMC offers:-
- Somewhere safe to fly with two flying fields - The main field at Roydon & a training field at Wootton Marsh.
- Qualifications in conjunction with BMFA - British Model Flying Association.
- A friendly group of like minded modellers & flyers always willing to help if you are having difficulties.
- Club events include:- Fly-in days - Coach trip to Model Air Shows - Training nights - Club nights - Model of the year Competition - Swap Meets!
- Monthly News Letter & this Web site!
If you have any questions you may find the answer by clicking on the 'Frequently Asked Questions'button in the left-hand column.
These superb aerial photographs of the Roydon Flying Field were taken by Steve using an FPV craft.
They clearly show the Roydon Flying Field and it's beautiful location on Roydon Common.