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All historical data is currently on www.f3k.uk.   In an attempt to consolidate and preserve the key information into barcs, see below.

 

Challenge flights in the UK which have exceeded an hour.


Longest recorded is by Nick Chitty with a 1:36:12 on 14th June 2009 

The first for an F3K model was Martin Godden with a 1:03:50 on 22nd July 2005 
Martin also to flew to 927m/3034ft on 26th May 2005 at Retford 
This is the highest recorded F3K flight in the UK.

Mosquito            
Mike Fantham        25th July 2012               1:01:44

F3K
Mike Fantham        25th July 2012                  1:07:05
Michael Stern         16th February 2013          1:06:38 
Simon Jones          1st March 2014                 1:05:48 
Simon Jones          11th April 2014                  1:31:30 
Simon Jones          2nd July 2014                    1:00:19 
Nigel Sheffield       20th April 2015                   1:03:07 
Alex Holswilder     23rd April 2015                   1:00:10 
Mike Fantham       11th August 2015               1:11:43 
Simon Jones         1st September 2015           1:00:15 
Simon Jones         11th February 2016            1:00:32 
Simon Jones         29th February 2016            1:00:21 
Michael Stern        18th September 2016        1:01:17 
Mike Challinor       2nd April 2017                     1:00:40 

Simon Barker has the longest "out of sight" flight, 
which was 20mins from a 42:03 flight on 19th June 2013. 

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Sadly the F3K.UK domain has expired and all information lost.    Will maintain information here going forward.    I would have preferred to silently edit top most post but I don't have permissions and Austin is not forthcoming with help.   Therefore latest post will be the most current.

 

Challenge flights in the UK which have exceeded an hour.

Longest record flight is by David P with a 1:50:32 on    14-SEP-2019  :  Flight details here
Longest recorded is by Nick Chitty with a 1:36:12 on 14th June 2009 

The first for an F3K model was Martin Godden with a 1:03:50 on 22nd July 2005 
Martin also to flew to 927m/3034ft on 26th May 2005 at Retford  - this is the highest recorded F3K flight in the UK.

 

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Simon Barker has the longest "out of sight" flight,  which was 20mins from a 42:03 flight on 19th June 2013. 

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