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As a reminder Fritz Field is CLOSED TO ALL FLYERS DURING Thanksgiving 11/22/2018 and Christmas 12/25/2018 Easter Sunday April 21, 2019. DO NOT FLY AT Fritz field during these dates.

Fritz field is open daily with the use of North Hill is now open to use and to fly powered flight on both runways but the E/W runway you must face south and you must stay in the tree line. The new changes to the facility is coming along nicely. Come out and take a look at new layout.
South Hill is also available for Glider use as usual.

Just a bit of information that the Perry Georgia Swap meet is still scheduled to take place March 1, 2 2019 at the same location as previous years past at the Perry GA fair ground so as of this writing only a dozen or so tables are left to reserve. I spoke to a club officer at G.A.M.A. and he reassured me that the swap is still happening. So if you wish to reserve you a table click here.


OPERATING HOURS ARE 7:30 a.m. to Dark 7 days a week for any and ALL Electrics airplane, helicopter, sailplanes and quadcopter.

OPERATING HOURS ARE 8:15 a.m. to Dark 7 days a week for any and all internal combustion engines that means Airplane, Helicopter will NOT START until 8:15 am and can fly till Dark 7 days a week.

Fritz field will be CLOSED TO EVERYONE on Easter Sunday,  Thanksgiving day, and Christmas day.

FRITZ FIELD has established new rules effective 7/25/2018 Both runways are in use but the pilot must face south if using E/W runway and the flying pattern must stay in on property inside tree line at all times.
 
All Gas planes will be required to be tested before you fly ("I did not know" will not be allowed for a excuse).
Any Nitro fueled airplanes that is not equipped with factory exhaust will need to be tested. ("i did not know" will not be allowed for a excuse). If you think your plane should be tested, Lets get it tested.

The sound limit for the testing for any airplane will be a limit of 96 decibles at 20 feet on runway surface. There will be a sound limit of 75 db at Property Line.

Each pilot will be responsible for his or her actions including ZERO Tolerance that may lead up to punishment if rules are broken.

Each pilot will be required to fly within the county owned property that is inside the tree line from all corners all directions so you must NOT FLY OVER THE TREES.

Each pilot is required to have a spotter at all times  until further notice
no exceptions.


We are located at the north end of Jamesville Road off of Mobile Highway in the old landfill in Beulah.  I
f the gate is open then come on in and enjoy.

Visitors are welcomed and encouraged.
 AS A REMINDER THE LAST MEMBER LEAVING PLEASE CLOSE AND LOCK THE GATE.

BLUE ANGEL RECREATION (BRONSON FIELD)
Bronson Field is now OFF LIMITS to all model aircraft. Under NO circumstances is any NFMI member (or non member) to fly at Bronson until further notice. This page will be updated if changes would allow club and club members new access and use.


Congratulations to our new Secretary Gary Lee.

We'd also like to say thank you to our outgoing Secretary Bob Yearty for his 12 years of service as Secretary, our club will always appreciate your hard work and dedication from your past years of service, Gary will have his hands full filling Bob's shoes as the new Secretary.

The club will always appreciate all of the other officers and club members who volunteer their time and resources to help keep the club going and we definately look forward to the coming year.




T-SHIRTS ARE IN!

$12 for T-Shirts
$17 for the POLO Shirts


Next Club meeting January 1, 2019

Open House 2016 was a HUGE SUCCESS Send out a huge applause to everyone that put on a awesome performance and a huge thankyou for everyone that did a spectacular job on a job well done. NFMI expresses a TREMENDOUS grattitude to everyone that helped in making OPEN HOUSE 2016 to happen with great honor.
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