Christmas and New Year 2017 / 2018

Office: Closed 17:00 Friday 22nd December to 09:00 Tuesday 2nd January.

Tower and Aerodrome: Closed 15:00 Saturday 23rd December to 10:00 Saturday 30th December. 

Saturday 30th & Sunday 31st December open 10:00 to 15:00.

Monday 1st January closed.

Re-open 09:00 Tuesday 2nd January.

Flight Deck Cafe: Closed 15:00 Saturday 23rd December to 10:00 Saturday 30th December.  

Saturday 30th & Sunday 31st December open 10:00 to 14:00.

Monday 1st January closed.

Re-open 10:00 Tuesday 2nd January.

PPR, Customs and Special Branch



  • Flying operations and general administration of the aerodrome are managed by Turweston Flight Centre Ltd.
  • Office hours are Monday to Friday from 09:00 to 17:00.
  • Operational hours are Monday to Friday 08:00 to 18:00 or sunset (08:00 to 20:00 by arrangement), Saturday 09:00 to 18:00 and Sunday 10:00 to 18:00 (last departure 16:00).
  • Prior Permission is required to land at Turweston Aerodrome. Please complete the form below, telling us any services you require such as refuelling or lunch. Alternatively you can call us on 01280 705400 or Turweston Radio 122.175 MHz at 10 miles out.
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Turweston Aerodrome has tarmac and grass runways

  • These are designated 09/27 and 09/27 Grass respectively
  • The circuits are 09 - left hand and 27 - right hand
  • The 09 threshold is displaced by 157m and the 27 threshold by 99m
  • The tarmac runway is 1,256m x 23m with a declared distance of 1,000m between thresholds

Daytime parking is available and overnight parking can also be arranged. We are always pleased to welcome new arrivals and can provide permanent hangarage or parking - space permitting. Please contact us for more information.

Customs and Special Branch
All pilots flying outside mainland UK are required to complete a General Aviation Report (GAR). The form can be downloaded below.
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If you require guidance for completing the form please click here.

Pilots flying within the Common Travel Area (Ireland, Great Britain, Isle of Man, Channel Islands) should email completed GARs to NCU; the UK Border Agency at Luton; Special Branch, Thames Valley Police and EGBT here.

Completed forms for pilots flying OUTSIDE the Common Travel area should be emailed to NCU; the UK Border Agency at Luton; and EGBT here.

The UK Border Agency at Luton request that they are called on 01582 878700 or 07775 825682 to let them know it has been sent. GARs can be faxed to NCU on 01708 862521 and Thames Valley Police on 01865 555900.

Thames Valley Police Special Branch contact details are:

Address: Police HQ, Oxford Road, Kidlington, Oxon OX5 2NX

Tel: 01865 555909

Local Liaison

We are keen to maintain a good relationship with our neighbours. If you have any questions about the aerodrome's operations or would like to make a comment please call us on 01280 705400 or email.