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Flying News

New Farm Airfield - 13th May 2023

We will be at New Farm Airfield with the Microlite Aviation Flexwing trikes "Fly", come and vist us there - Unfortunately we will not be able to make this event


Draycott aerodome - Sat 24th-Sun 25th June

This is the first time that we are going to this flyin, so it should interesting and fun, PPR requested to join in, check them out on the website.

  • Location: Chiseldon Wiltshire, just inside Lyneham zone.

  • Type: Unlicensed

  • Position: N51°29.75 W001°44.62

  • PPR: No

  • 18/36 - 700 × 25m Grass

  • 100m starter extension available

  • Landing Fee £10 (Please put in honesty box inside Flight Office)

  • Fuel not yet but coming soon

  • Taxi companies: V Cars Swindon: 01793 701 701, Arrow Taxis Marlborough: 01672 515567

  • When phoning please don’t be surprised when we answer as Firebird as the phone line serves two businesses.

  • Tel: 07376 487631

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Short Field Shennigans - 22nd-24th July

The event for those who love off-grid aviation. All are Welcome.

For Campers & Aviators.

Short Field Shenanigans welcomes any aircraft with pilot that is able to land safely and competently within 250 metres. There are no landing fees, however Wingland is a PPR venue. Pilots flying in are expected to contact the airfield before setting off for instructions and safety briefing on (01406) 366533 – if this line is busy then PPR calls can be taken on 07785544378. Please do not use these numbers for general enquiries. Please email for any questions or queries. Insurance is a pre-requisite.

Aviators with radio are advised to use safetycom 135.480

Camping is encouraged. We will be providing a communal firepit and hope to join you there for grilled food and BBQ. Camping is charged at £10 per night, and all money will be donated to charity. Our chosen charities are Air Ambulance and Macmillan Cancer

01406 366533 - Shaun


Chirk Airfield - 18th May

Bring what you can fly , flyin at Chirk Airfield, this will be a fun filled four days of flying, we will be there, come and visit us.


New Farm - 1st - 2nd July

Lovely flyin at the New Farm Airfield hosted by courtney Chambers, for two days, last year was real great affair with a lot of Sub70's there as well as larger aircraft and a balloon.

Phone: 07973 284777 |Courtney Chambers PPR


Deenthorpe Flyin and show - 15th July

We will be at Deenthorpe Airfield with other flyers of the Sub70 and larger microlights, there will be talks and stands to view the aircraft

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