Airfield information

Sunday 1 October is Race Day and an event ticket is required to visit the site. Gates open at 9.00, flying starts at 14.00.

No landing fees. Pilot’s Special Meal Deal available throughout September.

FUEL NOW AVAILABLE during all opening hours. AVGAS UL91 and 100LL (current price £1.72 per litre inc). Self-Service, Pay at the Pump (accepts Visa, Mastercard, Delta or Switch).

Old Warden and the Shuttleworth Collection is a private, unlicensed aerodrome, situated in a rural area. The airfield is not inspected daily and the manoeuvring area is uneven, so please exercise caution.

Runway 03/21 is available to visiting aircraft. Please note that all other runways may be in use by resident aircraft and must be kept clear.

All pilots use the aerodrome at their own risk and must PPR on 01767 627901 (you can still also use 01767 627927). If your journey originates from outside of the UK your GAR reference number will be requested when you PPR. For information on obtaining this please see the ‘GAR information’ section below. You are required to read and accept the pilot terms and conditions for using this airfield.

Please check information on Old Warden Aerodrome with NATS Aeronautical Information Service 

Aviation related events 2017

Current Airfield status

All areas of the runways and taxiways are firm.

Levelling and reseeding works have been carried out on the south-eastern side of the airfield immediately adjacent to right hand side runway 03– please download PDF to view the image below of the affected area. Aircraft must avoid maneuvering on the newly sown areas.

Pilots are reminded to please park in designated areas only as this is an active airfield. Please see the Aircraft parking map (non-event days).

Old Warden Airfield weather


Warning: This information is produced by an automated weather station. The accuracy of the information generated cannot be guaranteed.


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