Witherenden Flying Club - Pilot information

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Like many small airfields we strive to give the utmost consideration to our neighbours and operate a strict PPR policy. NB: Our strip is very narrow and bounded by a 1.2m high wire & post stock fence. There is no safe run-off area.


Satelite view of airfield with standard aproaches
51˚ 00’ 16” N, 0˚ 37’ 18” E
60’ AMSL
a/g 135.475 MHz
375m x 18m grass (fenced)
ALL circuits to East of strip

Conditions for Use

It is a condition precedent that any person entering this land by air, foot or vehicle does so at their own risk and agrees to hold harmless the owner of the field and members of the Witherenden Flying Club for the consequencies of any accident howsoever caused.


Noise abatement: departure 02, arrival 20 (ie to/from North)
Landing and take off normally in opposing direction.
Beware aircraft backtracking on runway.
Beware livestock grazing close to fence or crossing strip on bridleway.
Avoid overflying Northiam, Newenden and local houses.


ALL visiting aircraft are required to obtain prior permission from one of the following:

Nigel Power 07973331128
Richard Hearsey 07722 866742

Download airfield plate in pdf format
updated - Feburary 2017

Recommended departures / Sensitive area

Recommended departures / Sensitive areas