Scale Models

Saturday 13 & Sunday 14 July 2019

For lovers of model flying, ModelAir Scale Models offers the chance to enjoy radio controlled, free flight, and Control Line flying. Watch the action, or bring along your own and take part! If wishing to fly a model please see pilot information. The event is suitable for all ages, dogs on leads welcome. There is a trade line and car boot area. Please contact ModelAir for pitch booking.

Our restaurant serves breakfast and hot/cold food throughout the day. Browse for locally made gifts and products in our gift shop. Entrance to The Collection is available for an additional £3, payable in the gift shop.

Don’t miss ModelAir in May for ModelAir MayFly and September for ModelAir Festival of Flight.

Camping is available, please see below to book directly with Shuttleworth for this event.

Event Timings

Gates open: 8.00

Restaurant open: 8.30

Gates close: 17.00


Competitions are for specific aircraft types, and have trophies awarded. Usually held on Sunday:

  • All types of model flying
  • Shuttleworth Cup – awarded for the best scale model (in any discipline) of  an aircraft in the Shuttleworth Collection
  • Flight Director’s Trophy awarded for the most realistic flight of a scale RC model
  • Carrier Deck competition for CL models
  • SAM35 CL competitions for scale models

Online Booking

Event Only – Saturday 13 July

Event Only – Sunday 14 July

Book Camping

To book, please download modelair camping form and return it to

Please see the full Terms and Conditions for further information. If you have any queries, please contact David Johansen on 07538 485843.

Please note, booking is not complete until form and payment is received. On the day camping price £15.

Camping is not permitted before midday on the Friday, and campers must be packed up by 10.00 on the Monday.