SDMAC - flying since 1938

Welcome to our website.

We are a well run and friendly model aircraft flying club, predominantly flying fixed wing aircraft. 

We fly off of a superb site accessed from Beech Farm Road in Warlingham, Surrey. 

We offer training for beginners by agreement with our Chief Instructor if vacancies are available. If you are interested in receiving training please contact us and we can advise of the current status. Please note that currently training is suspended due to Covid 19 transmission risks.

Our rules, constitution and privacy/ data protection policies can be viewed below. Before sending us data please view our privacy policy.

Club Rules at a glance (these are in addition to our existing rules, which can also be read below):  

Max height 300ft above strip,

No models over 7kg dry weight allowed (or inc batteries for electric)

No multirotors / drones allowed other than normal helicopters.

Temporary ban on gas turbine fixed wing aircraft.


Privacy & Data Protection Policy

Tribunal Rules

If you are interested in joining the club please contact us (see contacts page)

Application form

Flying Field Weather

Click above for BBC weather at Warlingham

Members News Area - please click register below if you are a club member and want to join the site.

News : 

FLYING FIELD IS OPEN FROM 13th May 2020. Flying only in accordance with BMFA Guidance. To view guidance click on green text and refer to BMFA news section. 

Attending the field is entirely at your own risk. You are responsible for risk assessing your attendance and following the BMFA's hygiene and safety guidance. The toilet at the field is closed and must not be used. 

VE Day news and views added under members area.

Clarification on CAA drone registration added in members news.

Please note it is the responsibility of members to make sure they fly legally by ensuring they comply with the new CAA registration requirements.

Members must also be members of the BMFA and comply with the club rules.

Members please read the club rule changes in force with immediate effect

For a summary of the new rules see opposite.

Model flying & the Law (click here)

BMFA News (click here)

For members only news, please log in to the new Members News page.

For events and restrictions on flying please see club dates page.

Members : Please be considerate to local residents. Ensure you always fly south of the extended line of the runway, reduce engine or airframe noise and be especially considerate after 6pm in reducing noise to respect our neighbours.

Please note that power field flying rules apply to electric planes  - whatever the size of the plane.

If you are a non member and would like to visit the field please email the membership secretary. Membership