Brant Flyers RC

Welcome to Brant Flyers RC – for the advancement and safe enjoyment of radio controlled model aviation.

Brant Flyers RC

Brant Flyers Mission

Brant Flyers, is affiliated with the Model Aeronautics Association of Canada and is a charter member of that body. Our main purpose is the advancement and safe enjoyment of radio controlled model aviation. This objective is realized through the co-operation of our membership with national and international modeling organizations, local government and the general public.

Club Profile

Brant Flyers RC is a club dedicated to radio controlled model aircraft enthusiasts in the Brant County area of Ontario, Canada, The club welcomes new members who may be interested in pursuing R/C model aviation as a hobby/sport.

The club is associated with the Model Aeronautics Association of Canada (MAAC), the governing body for model aviation in Canada, and in turn, the Aeroclub of Canada as well as the Fèdération Aéronautique Internationale (FAI) the global sport aviation authority.

Club meetings are held at 7:30 pm on the first Wednesday of each month from September through May. As of Fall 2017 the meetings will be moving to a new location - the Skyway Café at Brantford Airport.

Visitors are always welcome to attend our meetings.

Oh! I have slipped the surly bonds of Earth
And danced the skies on laughter-silvered wings;
Sunward I've climbed, and joined the tumbling mirth
of sun-split clouds, – and done a hundred things
You have not dreamed of – wheeled and soared and swung
High in the sunlit silence. Hov'ring there,
I've chased the shouting wind along, and flung
My eager craft through footless halls of air....



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News

Upcoming...

The next general meeting of Brant Flyers will be held on Wednesday January 2nd, 2019 at the Skyway Café at Brantford Airport.

The Middleport field has been closed for season. The Etonia field is still open, so long as access is feasible.

All members are urged to join the Brant Flyers Facebook group, so that they can stay in touch with activities, and share news, photos and videos related to our hobby. Membership of this group is restricted to Brant Flyers members and their families. Just go to the group page (click here) and ask to join, or respond to the invitation when you receive one.

If you need to contact the club re membership issues etc, please email info@brantflyers.ca.

Recent...

The last general meeting of Brant Flyers for 2018 was held on Wednesday December 5th at the Skyway Café at Brantford Airport.

Brant Flyers Xmas dinner was held at Kings Buffet on Wednesday November 21st. Most members attended, and all present had a good time.

Elections for the 2019 executive postions were held at the November meeting. Rob Amy will assume the post of Vice President. Dave Nicholas will continue as President, Peter Hutchinson as Treasurer, Ken Leedham as Secretary, and Lorne Catton as Director-at-Large. Don Dickinson will be managing the East field. Other responsibilities will continue as before.

The club presented a display at the Brantford Air Show, which attracted considerable interest.

Regular social flying nights were held on Monday evenings at the Etonia field all season.