24th November 2015:
Latest delivery to Cirrus (UK), SR22 N223KB catches the last of the days sun as it taxies in having arrived from Wick
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 winter closure
8th November 2015
After a successful 2015 season, the Sywell Aviation Museum is now closed until Easter 2016. Keep an eye on the Aerodrome website for news about the museum's re-opening, which is always an event worth attending!
Many thanks from all the Museum volunteers to all our visitors for making 2015 such a successful year for us. We'll be back, with new exhibits and displays, in 2016!
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.
Current Airfield Status and Weather
Fixed wing ops: OK Helicopter ops: OK
Runway in use: 21, circuit direction: RH, closing at: 1559.
Information current as of 13:35 on 26/11/2015 (local). For more detailed airfield status click here.
The calculated cloud base is 482 ft.
The wind is blowing at a speed of 4 kts (average of 5 kts) from the southwest (231°).
The temperature is 10 °C with a dew-point at 7 °C. The atmospheric pressure (QNH) is 1017 mb (QFE 1003 mb) and is Falling Slowly. The relative humidity is 86%.
|Forecast: Increasing clouds and warmer. Precipitation likely.|