6th May 2014:
Eleven of the twelve UK airworthy de Havilland DH.87 Hornet Moths present at Sywell to commemorate the types 80th anniversary.
Welcome to Sywell Aerodrome
Set in the heart of Northamptonshire, Sywell boasts one of the best General Aviation Airfields in the United Kingdom. With superb airfield facilities and a wonderful Art Deco styled Hotel, it is easy to see why many pilots consider this one of the finest fly-in destinations.
Part-time AFISO vacancy
28th September 2015
We currently have a vacancy for a part-time Aerodrome Flight Information Service Officer - the job description can be downloaded here. Please apply to the Aerodrome Manager, email address in the PDF.
Retro Air photographic exhibition
1st September 2015
Retro Air are putting on a photographic exhibition in the Sywell Aviation Museum throughout September - so if you're visiting the LAA Rally, pop over to have a look!
Current Airfield Status and Weather
Fixed wing ops: OK Helicopter ops: OK
Runway in use: 21, circuit direction: RH, closing at: 1800.
Information current as of 13:49 on 06/10/2015 (local). For more detailed airfield status click here.
The calculated cloud base is 1059 ft.
The wind is blowing at a speed of 5 kts (average of 5 kts) from the south/southeast (159°).
The temperature is 17 °C with a dew-point at 14 °C. The atmospheric pressure (QNH) is 994 mb (QFE 980 mb) and is Falling Slowly. The relative humidity is 79%.
|Forecast: Mostly cloudy and cooler. Precipitation continuing. Windy with possible wind shift to the W, NW, or N.|