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(Raindate 08/09 February 2020)

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Current Newsletter Newsletter Archive
17/10/19 - Bulletin board updated,
16/10/19 - Plans page created.
01/10/19 - Home Page/For Sale/Contacts pages                updated.
29/08/19 - Issue 107 uploaded, calendar                updated, For Sale Page updated.
22/08/19 - More For sale items added.
31/07/19 - Calendar & For Sale Pages updated.
12/07/19 - Calendar on homepage. Warbirds                 2020 Raindate details added.
09/07/19 - Facebook link added, For Sale Page
03/07/19 - Issue 106 uploaded
              Awatoto Field, Club Shed, Soaring
             pages updated. Club Calendar page
             added. Downloads/Links pages added.
01/05/19 - Issue 105 uploaded
23/04/19 - More For Sale items, homepage                updated.
12/04/19 - More For Sale items added.
03/04/19 - Duck Shooting notice added.
27/03/19 - One more Fore Sale Item added
 Committee Members Updated
                 Daylight Saving end date added
                 Downloads/Web Links deleted
21/03/19 - Constitution Added
               - 2019/2020 Committee Updated.
16/03/19 - Upcoming events added.
07/03/19 - New For Sale Items added
27/02/19 - Issue 104 uploaded
25/02/19 - Club BBQ date added.
06/02/19 - New For Sale content added.
31/12/18 -  Club News Updated.
                  On the field content added.
19/12/18 -  Issue 103 uploaded
                  Field and Shed pages - new                   content added.
 10/12//18 - Vintage Page content added.    
 02/12/18 - Xmas party notice & link added.
 30/11/18 - New For Sale Item added
 25/11/18 - November IMAC event removed.
 20/11/18 - For Sale page added.
               - Webcam operational again.
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 ● Club Shed meeting every Tuesday Morning from      around 9:30am

  ● Also... Vintage Flying every Thursday morning -      weather permitting!

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WELCOME to the MFHB Website

 MODEL FLYING HAWKES BAY (MFHB)  has had numerous flying sites over the  years thanks to the help of the local farming community and other interested groups  and Aeromodelling enthusiasts in The Hawke's Bay were encouraged over 70 years  ago to form a group to promote the many types of aeromodelling activities  available.The first club in the district was The Hastings Model Aeroplane Club followed  by a similar group in Napier. Subsequently The Hawkes Bay Radio Flyers Inc. Was  established from members of both groups to form a solid base for the future of the  sport in the Hawke's Bay and District.

 In 1992 the club was introduced to its present flying site by The Hawke's Bay  Regional Council, this is a splendid facility at Awatoto, off Waitangi Road, beside the  Fertilizer Works just 6 kms South of Napier City.

 Slope  soaring is flown from Ocean Beach and also South of Hastings at the top of  Burma  Road off the Te Hauke strait.

 Approximately bi-monthly, we endeavour to publish a NEWSLETTER on this Website,  covering the recent activity within the club, together with news and articles  from the  wider aeromodelling community. The current copy can be accessed from  the  MAIN  MENU on the top left of this page, or by clicking on the text below:


 As in the past we endeavour to give full report coverage on events such as  "WARBIRDS OVER AWATOTO", and associated rallies and competition events,  together with feature articles and member announcements not covered by the  newsletters. These features will all be accessable from the accompanying menus, and  there will be a continually updated calendar of club and associated events.   Recently  we have established a Weather Station at Awatoto Field, and this loads automatically  at the bottom of this page.

 Your input, comments, opinions and news are always welcome, and can be sent to   "Brett the Editor" by clicking HERE.

  Please also have a look at our Current Newsletter and enjoy the content.

 The weather station below offers real time information on conditions at Awatoto Field  and the webcam refreshes every five minutes to give a view of the pits and carpark at  the field.


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NDC   Vintage       153  RC Vintage OPEN TEXACO

                                155  RC  Classic  E TEXACO

           Soaring       95   ALES  123  CLASS N

                                96  ALES  Radian  CLASS P