Airshow PPR? See below.Runways - Arrivals
Airshow PPR requests are only available HERE.
Please have a look at our new Flying In Guide for all the information you'll need and the critical Noise Abatement Diagram.
PPR online with the form on this page. We prefer PPR this way, alternatively you can call on 01953 860 806.
Buckenham Radio 124.400 is manned at most times during the week, and between 0930 and 1800 Friday to Sunday (until SS in winter)
Circuits will be 07L or 25R, downwind leg is over the A11 North of Attleborough.
We still accept joins from Tacolneston and Snetterton straight-in approaches from these landmarks may be flown on the basis that circuit traffic has priority.
Downwind is over the A11 North of Attleborough. Please do not fly tight circuits to the south of Attleborough unless you are flying the bad weather circuit due to poor visibility, as we have a number of noise sensitive areas within the circuit who may complain if you over-fly their properties. Please ensure that you do not cut the corner onto base leg for 25, the petrol stations on the A11 should be well inside the circuit.
On departure from runway 25, turn to 270 degrees until you reach the railway line, thereby avoiding Old Buckenham Village.
No Aircraft movements before 0800 or after 2000 local, Tacolneston mast 735' amsl 3nm ENE, Considerable gliding activity at Tibenham 4nm SE. Disused section short of runway 25 starter extension, rubble and high straw stacks.
Flying in from the EU
Old Buckenham has a Customs Agreement, allowing us to accept flights directly from anywhere in the EU. You will need to fill out a GAR which you can do online by clicking here.
We highly recommend the excellent Breckland Lodge which is 5 minutes drive from the airfield. They offer a range of rooms at reasonable rates, as well as Norfolk's finest carvery, bars and restaurants.
We always reccommend Steve Allen on 07962 420001.
FLYING ORDER BOOK
Home based pilots - please ensure that you read the Flying Order Book by clicking here. Next time you fly, please sign the copy in the Control Office. We'll let you know when the FOB is updated.