Fly In

We are open to all air traffic from 8am to 8pm daily. Friday to Sunday we operate the ATZ and RFFS crew. We go to great lengths to be good neighbours so please ensure you are familiar with our noise abatement procedures before setting off.



Runways - Arrivals
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Airshow PPR is for members only. please do not book in here. members please refer to YOUR newsletterS. 

Please have a look at our new Flying In Guide for all the information you'll need and the critical Noise Abatement Diagram.

Flying In Guide September 2015 

PPR online with the form on this page. We prefer PPR this way, alternatively you can call on 01953 860 806. 

Buckenham Radio 124.400 is manned at most times during the week, and between 0930 and 1800 Friday to Sunday (until SS in winter)

Circuits will be 07L or 25R, downwind leg is over the A11 North of Attleborough.

We still accept joins from Tacolneston and Snetterton straight-in approaches from these landmarks may be flown on the basis that circuit traffic has priority.

Downwind is over the A11 North of Attleborough. Please do not fly tight circuits to the south of Attleborough unless you are flying the bad weather circuit due to poor visibility, as we have a number of noise sensitive areas within the circuit who may complain if you over-fly their properties. Please ensure that you do not cut the corner onto base leg for 25, the petrol stations on the A11 should be well inside the circuit. 

On departure from runway 25, turn to 270 degrees until you reach the railway line, thereby avoiding Old Buckenham Village. 

No Aircraft movements before 0800 or after 2000 local, Tacolneston mast 735' amsl 3nm ENE, Considerable gliding activity at Tibenham 4nm SE. Disused section short of runway 25 starter extension, rubble and high straw stacks.

Flying in from the EU

Old Buckenham has a Customs Agreement, allowing us to accept flights directly from anywhere in the EU. You will need to fill out a GAR which you can do online by clicking here

Alternatively please fill out a GAR form below and make sure to send it to, and

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We highly recommend the excellent Breckland Lodge which is 5 minutes drive from the airfield. They offer a range of rooms at reasonable rates, as well as Norfolk's finest carvery, bars and restaurants. 


We always reccommend Steve Allen on 07962 420001. 


Home based pilots - please ensure that you read the Flying Order Book by clicking here. Next time you fly, please sign the copy in the Control Office. We'll let you know when the FOB is updated. 

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Contact Us
t: 01953 860806

For airfield information,
call BUCKENHAM RADIO - 124.40