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.
Brooklands Engineering now a Cirrus Service Center
19th November 2014
Not everyone will be aware yet; Brooklands Engineering is now a Cirrus Aircraft Authorised Service Centre. Brooklands Engineering can now offer Cirrus owner's maintenance support for EASA and FAA registered aircraft with our Cirrus trained experienced engineers. Only Cirrus Authorised Service Centres can directly supply factory spares to maintain the SR20, SR22 & SR22T aircraft. Our Cirrus spares stock holding is increasing to match the demands of our increasing Cirrus customer base.
With Cirrus UK Ltd also based in the Shackleton House Hangar, Sywell Aerodrome is privileged to be able to offer both Cirrus aircraft sales and Cirrus maintenance support under one roof.
Cirrus SR-22 G-MAZZ CAA certified for delivery to the new owner
As well as providing maintenance services for Cirrus owners, Brooklands Engineering are also completing first maintenance inspections to new Cirrus aircraft after a 25 hour ferry flight from the Cirrus factory in Duluth, USA. In November 2014 Brooklands Engineering issued a UK C of A to new SR22 G-MAZZ.
Current Airfield Status and Weather
Fixed wing ops: Use caution Helicopter ops: Use caution
Runway in use: 21R, circuit direction: RH, closing at: 1642.
Information current as of 13:22 on 28/01/2015 (local). For more detailed airfield status click here.
The calculated cloud base is 2913 ft.
The wind is blowing at a speed of 24 kts (average of 21 kts) from the west/northwest (290°).
The temperature is 5 °C with a dew-point at -3 °C. The atmospheric pressure (QNH) is 998 mb (QFE 984 mb) and is Rising Slowly. The relative humidity is 56%.
|Forecast: Mostly cloudy and cooler. Windy.|