Arrivals & Departures

Fixed Wing

Arrivals, Departures & Circuit information

Click below for a map of the fixed wing circuit
Standard overhead join, circuits at 1000ft – If safe and possible please try to avoid the areas marked in yellow, strictly at pilots discretion
Circuits 24 (if safe and possible) – climb out to 700ft on the QFE or 1000ft on the QNH before turning crosswind
 
Note: maps not to scale.

 

Helicopters 

Inbound: Proceed along the appropriate helicopter route according to the runway in use (if 24 is in use, approach from the North, if 06 in use, approach from the North-West), giving way to fixed wing aircraft in the circuit pattern. Park as directed.

Departures: From the helicopter parking area depart directly to the North or North-West (depending on runway in use), giving way to fixed wing aircraft in the circuit pattern, and avoiding the marked areas.

Circuit information (Helicopters)

 
Helicopters are strictly PPR and should follow the procedure below (associated map here):