RC Model Flying Club

Welcome to the website of the Sheffield Society of Aeromodellers (SSA). We are a large group of aeromodellers mainly from the Sheffield UK area with many model flying interests – including slope soaring, indoor rc aircraft, electric powered rc airplanes, rc helicopters, control line and free flight..

The club has a number of slope soaring sites and electric flying fields in the Sheffield area. We also hold club meetings including model shows, swap meets/auctions, meals and demonstrations.

Gladys Newsletter Jun 2018

The latest edition of Gladys, June 2018 can be found here.

SSA Membership

If you are considering learning to fly RC aircraft please see our Learning To Fly page first before buying anything. We also recommend you come along to one or two flying sessions and chat to members.

If you wish to join the SSA then plese contact the membership contact us or phone or membership secretary on 07962037236 . You can download our membership form here.

Flying Sites

We have a number of flying sites in and around Sheffield. Click to view flying sites.

SSA News

Indoor Flying 2018 – 2019

Every Sunday starting on 7th October, 2018 until 31st March, 2018.  The sessions will be from 9am to 11am.  The cost to members  is £3 and £5 for non members (subject to having BMFA or SSA insurance ).

There is also indoor free flight at Killamarsh every Tuesday 11:45am-2.45pm and at Bradway Scout hut on the following dates. 13th Oct, 10th Nov, 8th Dec, 12th Jan 2019, 9th Feb 2019, 9th March 2019.

Contact the SSA for more information.

Indoor Velodrome Flying Manchester

There is indoor flying at the Manchester Velodrome for freeflight and small RC models. 29th Sept 2018, 27th Oct 2018, 23rd Feb 2018 10am-4pm.