Important Update 30th November 2020


We plan to resume normal aerodrome operations on Wednesday 2nd December. Click here for the information pertaining to General Aviation on, updated 27th November 2020.


We will also re-open the Cafe for seated dining under the Tier 2 rules. In brief this means that only people from 1 household or bubble may sit together indoors, up to 6 people from 6 households may sit together outdoors. Updates will be posted on our Facebook page.


Turweston Flight Centre will continue to follow Government guidelines as we have throughout the pandemic.


Keeping our customers and staff safe is the priority, so if you are at the Aerodrome please continue to wear a mask while in buildings and maintain social distancing at all times. 

Covid 19 - please read


Turweston Flight Centre asks everyone to please remember:

It is mandatory to wear a face covering (except where medically exempt) while in the Tower building.

Wash your hands for at least 20 seconds with hot soapy water when entering the building.

Try to keep 2m away from others except when passing.


Flight Deck Café

The Café is open for table service dining from Thursday 3rd December 2020.

Please call us to check we are open: 01280 705400 ext. 2 or 3or email

The toilets on the ground floor are open. The toilets on the Café floor are closed to visitors.

Unless you are physically unable to do so please use the stairs not the lift.

On arrival please come into the Café and wait for a member of staff to seat you. 

Please keep your mask on at all times.

Follow the one-way system marked on the floor.

Cash and card payments are accepted.

Food preparation and service items are sterilised in dishwashers. 


If you have any symptoms of Covid 19 please cancel your booking.

If you develop symptoms of Covid 19 within 21 days of visiting please contact us.


The full Government guidelines are here: 


Welcome to the Flight Deck Café! 


Our food is freshly made to order using quality ingredients which we source locally where possible. There are lots of menu choices, beautiful fresh salads in the summer, hearty soups in the winter and an abundance of homemade cakes throughout the year. 


The Café is on the first floor of the Tower building and has a beautiful terrace overlooking the lake and runway.


Clean, well-behaved dogs on leads are welcome; we have water bowls in the Cafe  and a basket with towels in our lobby for soggy paws. Please respect other customers and don't bring dirty or wet dogs into the Café.


Safety: The safety or all our visitors - whether flying, walking, driving or cycling - is paramount. Please stick to the marked roadways and car parks and note that access to ALL other areas, including the pretty grass area around the lake, is restricted to authorised personnel


Smoking: We do not allow smoking or vaping anywhere on our premises including on the decks and around the outside of the building. Smoking is permitted on the concrete area adjacent to the solar farm. 

Menu: our new winter 2020 menu is now available