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Welcome To Western Air

All Pilots Please Note

The Aerodrome plans to implement its first stage of reopening from Wednesday the 20th May 2020.

UPDATE – 2nd July 2020

Hopefully from mid July The Aerodrome will be operating within its normal published hours

The Flying School is hoping  to open around mid July 2020, with specified Covid-19 safety measures in place – please call us on 01264 773900 for details.

Avgas and Jet A1   fuel will be available, but for our staffs’ safety and your own.  We ask you please to go to the pumps and adhere to the current Social Distancing requirements. We also ask if you could undo your own fuel caps and replace them after refuelling has taken place, and only when our staff are well clear of your aircraft. Please do not walk into the Fire Station or touch any of the refuelling equipment, including bonding straps etc.

Payment for landing fees and fuel should be done by Credit or Debit card over the telephone to 01264 773900 if a receipt is required please give the receptionist your email and we will send it to you.

The Main Office and Briefing Rooms are closed resident  and visiting pilots, until further notice, and pilots should continue to book in/out via the Tower – 01264 772352.

Any subsequent enquiries should be made to one of the above telephone numbers.

The Restaurant plans to reopen from 6th July  with Social Distancing and other restrictions.  Please call on 01264 882217 for details.

We would also like to draw your attention to the recent CAA Publication – CAP 1919 – which highlights important information to pilots who are planning to fly again after the ‘lockdown’ period.

We look forward to seeing you soon.

Students please note when training does restart you will of course have to bring your own headset. 

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