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.
More than just a world famous, CAA licensed airfield;
STOP PRESS.....Jimmy's Cafe is now open 7 days a week.....the first time since WWII that full time catering has been available at the airfield.
.... 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
Avgas & Oil
Rescue Fire Fighting Service
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.
The New Year's Fly In
26 Jan 2014
Open to all aircraft, our now traditional start to the flying season is always popular. Jimmy’s café will be serving a host of winter warming fayre from its small holding. Landing Fees half-price. Entry by ground just £2 per person, £5 per car-load of people. ...more
The Valentine's Fly In
23 Feb 2014
The air will once more be thick with romance, AVGAS and bacon rolls. Open to all aircraft, with a special display area for American Taildraggers. Landing Fees half-price. Entry by ground just £2 per person, £5 per car-load of people. ...more
8 Mar 2014
7pm – 11pm. The first HANGAR DANCE of 2014. Our now legendary evenings in the 1940s Blister Hangar have become an extremely popular take on the traditional barn dance.
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