Eaglescott Airfield

Visiting Pilots

Airfield open to Helicopters only.  Airfield closed to Fixed Wing Visiting aircraft until 1st March 2020.

AVGAS Non Members £1.69/ltr: Members £1.64/ltr:

JET A1 is available 0.79p/ltr


Weekday Landing fee £10 for Gyro’s, Light Helicopters, Microlights and all Light Singles.

Landing fee reduced to only £5 at weekends during the season.

The Airfield operating hours are from 0800 to 2100 local.

The Western end of the parallel taxiway for RWY 25/07 is out of use due to work in progress.  Do not proceed westbound along the taxiway beyond the 07 Hold Board.

To visit Eaglescott, PRIOR PERMISSION is REQUIRED (PPR) by telephone between 08.00 and 09.00 or by email on Friday evenings.
If you wish to fly in on Weekdays you may telephone between 08.30 and 09.00 however,
if no contact is made, then the airfield is closed and you may not land.

The Devon Air Ambulance is based at Eaglescott, callsign Helimed. The Air Ambulance always has priority when departing the airfield, as it will be on an emergency call.

On hearing the Air Ambulance, if you are on base or final, continue to land. If in the overhead or downwind, please orbit until the Air Ambulance has departed.

Arrival procedures
Please call (123.0 MHz) 10 miles out. Most of the time, the radio is unmanned so make blind calls.

Make a standard overhead join at 2000′ QFE, left hand circuits. Airfield elevation is 655′ AMSL.

Eaglescott Runways
Eaglescott Grass Runways – 07, 25 and 33

A PDF file of the airfield plate is available here
A PDF file of the airfield text is here

Please note payment is by cheque or cash. The airfield has no credit or debit card facilities.

A Google Earth satellite picture of the airfield is available here.

The radar station and ‘golf ball’ can be seen in the picture below.