Airfield Status

Fixed wing ops: OK OK    Helicopter ops: OK OK

Runway in use: 03, circuit direction: LH, closing at: 1800.

Information current as of 12:04 on 26/09/2017 (local).

Additional information

Tuesday 26th Sept.

ALL TIMES LOCAL

Unofficial Met Observation1200 070/08 4000m BKN 700'(PIREP) H1022 E1007 +15/+12

 Met Warnings ~   NIL

RFFS Category ~  2

Helicopter Circuit ~ RH

Sunset ~ 1852

Warnings (See below for 2 Excel programme) ~  

1. All Fixed wing & Microlight pilots departing on runways 21R, 21L and 23 are requested to climb straight

ahead to 500 feet before turning

2. Rwy 15/33 now PERM closed due to hangar construction in the SE corner (L5360/16)

3. A Quadcopter will fly over Sywell Reservoir weekdays 1330-1440 max height 300' AGL

4. Tue 7th Nov - No Fire and Rescue available, staff training day at Luton. No JETA1 refuelling available.

5. Spare

6. Please avoid trampling freshly chalked markings and avoid running up engines to high power in front of runway designators.

7. Spare

8. New Grass Rwy 14/32 now marked, awaiting Licensing.

9. Rwy 03L/21R New PERM Runway edge, threshold and touchdown lights installed. Exercise caution when turning or vacating this runway.

10. Revised Helicopter Joining Procedures. Heli ATZ Entry/Exit points now via "Heli East, Heli West, Heli Northeast"

NOTAMS. Pilots are responsible for making a more comprehensive check.

1.   Spare

2.   Coventry All instrument procedures and ATC services withdrawn. Air Ground service only now available. Changes to RFF Category.

3.   Spare

4.   East Midlands are now a provider of a LARS. Revised SSR codes See Notam B0588/17 & C1744/17

2 Excel Programme (Aerobatics may take place during AFIS hours 3nms radius ARP up to 5000' AGL UK AIP AD2-EGBK-1-5 Para 4e refers) No movements permitted during displays.) 

BLADES AEROBATIC PROGRAMME:-

SLOT 1 1100-1120; SLOT 2 1300-1320; SLOT 3 1500-1520 (all times local)

Mon 2nd Oct - TBN

Tue 3rd Oct - TBN

Wed 27st Sep - Corporate Day Display Time TBN

Thu 28th Sep - Slot 1

Fri 29th Sep - TBN

Sat 30th Sep - TBN

Sun 1st Oct - TBN

Aerodrome Events

Please see the events page.


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