3nm SE of Halstead (N51:54.817 E000:40.900)
227ft AMSL

Arrivals & Departures

All aircraft are strictly PPR and should follow the procedures below.


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Fixed Wing

Runway 06 Right hand

Runway 24 Left hand

Circuit information

Circuits 24 (if safe and possible) – climb out to 500ft on the QFE or 700ft on the QNH before turning crosswind.

Standard overhead join, circuits at 1000ft – If safe and possible please try to avoid the areas marked in yellow, strictly at pilots discretion.

Note: maps not to scale.



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.