The following is an update on the use of Drones in the airspace around Leicester Airport. The government has introduced a new rule stating that the 1km restriction from the airfield boundary is replaced by a restriction using the airfield’s existing aerodrome traffic zone, which has a radius…Details
Training is now available in our Super Decathlon G-INGS, a beautiful example of a powerful aerobatic aircraft! Why not sharpen your flying skills and add aerobatic and tailwheel ratings to your licence, while also gaining variable pitch propeller difference training at the same time? Dual training rates are £210 per hour. Excellent availability with instructors,…Details
The Air/Ground radio at Leicester has now changed to a new Channel: 122.130
– All aircraft must now use this channel when calling up Leicester Radio.
The night flying season is now upon us. Late night opening for night flying is available Tuesday and Thursday until 8pm for training and visiting aircraft. The runway lights will be on to welcome you, and the bar is open serving food from 6pm until 8pm. We are easy to find, South East of the well lit…Details
Leicester Airport Tower WebCam is now operational and streaming real-time live video of the view from the tower. Looking North East, the view takes in the signal square and windsock, the Heli ‘H’ and the intersections of runways 28/10 and 15/33 as well as the taxiways. You can of course also see the state of the…Details