Old Buckenham Airfield

Built as the wartime home of the USAAF 453rd Bombardment Group, today Old Buckenham is one of the most famous and vibrant centres of aviation in the UK.

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What's Here

Isn't it time you weren't embarrassed when you took your friends flying?

More than just a world famous, CAA licensed airfield;

NEW - The Old Buckenham Aero Engineering Centre. Finally, every GA service you need in one place. 

.... latest Fuel Price £1.95 per litre inclusive. Members discount 10p per litre....Free Wi Fi for all visiting pilots......

640 metres of Hard Runway
Hard taxiway to the apron
Two Grass Runways
Lots of smooth grass for parking
Home of the 453rd bomb group
Modern hangars
Avgas & Oil
Rescue Fire Fighting Service
Flying School
Customs Agreement allowing flights inbound from all over the EU
World famous Airshow 
Home of Military Revival

Clothing and Accessories available at our new online shop. 

as well as dozens of companies on site including aircraft engineers, classic car restoration, military museum, race team and aircraft brokerage. We're also the HQ of the only FAA Designated Pilot Examiner in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

NEW - Click here to see all the aircraft at Old Buckenham with shares available. Affordable flying at Norfolk's best airfield. 

Upcoming Events

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Wings and Wheels
27 Apr 2014 Classic Cars and aircraft fill the airfield in this ever popular event. ...more
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The 1940's Hangar Dance
10 May 2014 Dance the night away to the Skyliner Big Band and DJ Texas Tommy in the legendary Blister Hangar. ...more
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The Midsummer Motorcycle Rally
22 Jun 2014 We’re inviting Bikes of all shapes and sizes to the airfield for a day of high-octane fun. ...more
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Contact Us
t: 01953 860806
e: flying@oldbuck.com

For airfield information,
call BUCKENHAM RADIO - 124.40