Rufforth Airfield East - AIRFIELD STATUS

Wednesday, 3rd March 2021

In accordance with CAA guidelines the airfield is currently CLOSED.
Radio is MANDATORY at this airfield. Non radio traffic is NOT accepted.
Zeus uav is flying 10:00 till 14:00 for air tests please contact Shaun on 07894954151
*CAFE CLOSED FOR WINTER HIBERNATION*
Re-opening March 2021
Fingers crossed we’ll be able to meet up with friends and enjoy a meal together by then!
Best wishes,
Kat xxx

Upcoming Changes and Notices to Pilots

Please read the following amendments to the Flying Order book re Zeus UAV Flying Procedures.

Visiting Pilots Briefing

All visiting pilots MUST watch the following video and check the airfield status (this page) immediately prior to departure. No PPR is required providing you have digested the information in the video and you agree to follow the procedures.

If you want to organise hangarage or to leave your aircraft overnight, call Stephen Beckett on 07802 435158. No fuel is available.

Rufforth Airfield accept no liability for the accuracy of the information on this page. As situations can change very quickly it is not always possible to update the website immediately. You, and you alone are responsible for deciding whether it is safe to land and/or take off from this airfield.

Note: This Video Briefing was last updated 22nd October 2018 and is subject to change.
PLEASE NOTE THE GLIDER FREQUENCY IN THE VIDEO IS INCORRECT, IT IS NOW 129.980

Rufforth Airfield East - Flying Order Book

All pilots based at Rufforth Airfield East must be familiar with the content of the Flying Order Book. This has been updated on 22nd October 2018. It is avaialble as a PDF document. Download it now!

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