Fees

BGFC Membership and Facilitation Fees 2017

£

All membership fees cover the period from 1st April to 31st March
Full Membership: age over 26. Required to fly club or private gliders and/or private powered aircraft based at Bidford (plus £50 BGA fee for glider/tug pilots) 340
Introductory gliding membership *NEW* join now and enjoy membership through to 31 March 2019! – for new members only. This introductory fee is only applicable for the first year of membership for student pilots aged over 26 who have not yet obtained their Bronze badge (includes £50 BGA fee) 199
Family gliding membership. Membership fee for additional flying members of the same family of a Full Gliding Member (plus £50 BGA fee, £220 total) 170
Junior gliding membership – age under 21. *NEW* join now and enjoy membership through to 31 March 2019! Membership fee for all gliding pilot members aged under 21 on 1st April (no BGA fee payable) 75
Junior gliding membership: age 21-26 (plus £50 BGA fee, £120 total) 70
Affordable Gliding Scheme – we offer a scheme for those on low and modest incomes that allows full participation in gliding activity for a fixed cost per year. For further details contact the Club Secretary 520
British Gliding Association (BGA) full member affiliation fee. (all gliding/tug pilot members over 21) 50
Country member. Reduced membership fee available for members of another BGA club (no additional BGA fee payable) 115
Day member.
• Visitor from another gliding club, except for Shennington and Stratford, per day
• Visitor from another gliding club, except for Shennington and Stratford, per week
• Friends & family, BGA temporary member affiliation fee, per day
10
40
15
Tug pilot. Reduced membership fee for non-gliding tug pilots who do not operate an aircraft at Bidford (plus £50 BGA fee, total £220). (Tug pilots with an aircraft must pay the full membership fee above plus BGA fee) 170
Social member (non-flying) 70
Caravan and social member (non-flying social member with caravan) 250
Caravan parking. Fee applicable to 30th September and renewed annually (short period rentals available on request)
Monthly supplemental charge applicable to caravan plots with electricity
455
2
Aircraft Hangarage. A landing card is required for every aircraft based at Bidford. Fees applicable for the period from 1st April to 31st March:
• Landing card per aircraft
• Hangar rental per aircraft
786
786
Aircraft outside parking. No fees are charged for outside parking, but a landing card is required for every aircraft, including training motor gliders (trailered or non-trailered). Fee applies for the period from 1st April to 31st March:
• Landing card per aircraft
786
Glider facilitation fee. Glider facilitation fees are payable by each syndicate member and are proportional to the number of owners in the syndicate. Fee applies for the period 1st February to 31st January
• Single ownership
• Two shares – each
• Three shares – each
• Four shares – each
275
195
170
155
SLMG facilitation fee. SLMG facilitation fees are applicable to gliders with retractable engines only. Fees are payable by each syndicate member and are proportional to the number of owners in the syndicate. Fee applies for the period 1st February to 31st January
• Single ownership
• Two shares – each
• Three shares – each
• Four shares – each
305
210
180
165

BGFC Flying Fees 2017

 

Aerotow* – Simulated launch failure 15
Aerotow* – 1000′ 24
Aerotow* – 1500′ 29.50
Aerotow* – 2000′ 35
Aerotow* – Each additional 100′ 1.10
Aerotow retrieve* – per tacho minute 3
Glider Hire – per minute, take off to touch down (all gliders) FREE
Introductory glider flights.
• 2000′, Junior, under 21
• 2000′, standard adult
• 3000′
• Mile High! 5280′
• Additional 2000′ flights within 28 days
75
90
110
150
35
Motor Glider Experience – 25 minutes
Club member hire – per Tacho hour (engine off time FREE)
110
100
Bellanca Scout
Solo hire (per hour)
Training/tail wheel conversions (per hour)
125
25
Visiting aircraft landing fee 6
Visiting aircraft overnight parking 6
Accommodation – (no bed linen provided)
Chalet or Caravan per night
Bunkhouse per person per night (max 3)
Tent fee per night
10
5
5
* SUBJECT TO NO SIGNIFICANT INCREASE IN AVGAS PRICES

Contact Us

Phone us on 01789 778807
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Introductory Flight Vouchers

Introductory Flight
2000' Aerotow, Junior (Under 21)
£75
(Includes 28 days membership)

Introductory Flight
2000' Aerotow
£90
(Includes 28 days membership)

Introductory Flight
3000' Aerotow
£110
(Includes 28 days membership)

Introductory Flight
Mile High! 5280' Aerotow £150
(Includes 28 days membership)

Introductory Flight
Motor Glider
£110