• RC Electric Model Flying

    RC Electric Model Flying

    Only electric models and gliders are allowed due to noise restrictions. IC engines are not permitted. Electric models are generally powered by brushless motors and Lipo batteries. We can offer tuition and advice to new members.

  • Slope Soaring

    Slope Soaring

    The SSA has some excellent slope soaring sites in the Peak District for wind directions from NW to E. Models range from detailed scale models as shown above to simple trainers. Powered models of any type are not permitted on any of our slope sites.

  • RC Helicopters

    RC Helicopters

    Although we are primarily an aircraft club some of our members fly electric RC helicopters both indoors and outdoors.