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.
Sywell Aviation Museum grand opening 2017, Easter Saturday
21st March 2017
Sywell Aviation Museum opens its doors for its 16th season as usual on Easter Saturday, 15th April 2017 from 1030-1630hrs.
Military vehicles from the Military Vehicle Trust & Troops Trucks and Stores Vehicle Group will be attending together with re-enactors from the Tommy Atkins Society and Northamptonshire Home Guard in a free fun day out for the family! Look out for a hoped for appearance by a friendly warbird or two (subject to weather and serviceability).
Thereafter the Museum will be open every weekend and bank holiday until the end of September from 1030-1630. We are now taking group bookings for 2017 and welcome the donation of military/aviation books, artefacts and model kits to raise funds for the Museum.
Entry is free, donations welcome, free parking, aircraft viewing area, on site bar and restaurant. If flying in please PPR, Sywell AFIS.
For more information, please email us or call 07968 061708.
Current Airfield Status and Weather
Fixed wing ops: OK Helicopter ops: OK
Runway in use: 05, circuit direction: RH, closing at: 1800.
Information current as of 08:45 on 30/04/2017 (local). For more detailed airfield status click here.
The calculated cloud base is 4890 ft.
The wind is blowing at a speed of 16 kts (average of 13 kts) from the southeast (130°).
The temperature is 16 °C with a dew-point at 3 °C. The atmospheric pressure (QNH) is 999 mb (QFE 985 mb) and is Falling Rapidly. The relative humidity is 42%.
|Forecast: Increasing clouds and cooler. Precipitation possible within 6 hours Windy with possible wind shift to the W, NW, or N.|