If you are interested in joining the Bustard Flying Club


  • Employees and immediate families of QinetiQ;
  • the MoD and serving military personnel; and
  • subject to Committee approval, other eligible candidates with connections to QinetiQ and/or the MoD (more info).

Contact the New Members Secretary, Charles Irvine, on this email address: cirvine358 AT outlook.com or call on 07982 075922

Ask for a Membership Form

Club Access:

We operate on an active MoD airfield and all members must have a Boscombe Down security clearance and site pass to access the club. If you do not have or recently held a Boscombe site pass you must, in all cases, be prepared to provide the following items and visit the Security Office to confirm your identity.

Please be prepared to:

  • Visit Boscombe Down with your passport & driver’s license (both parts) to have your identify confirmed
    Make early arrangements for two appropriate references to be contacted during your security application
    Complete a security questionnaire, including details of your references
    Once approved for a pass, visit Boscombe Down in person to collect your pass