Old Buckenham Airfield

Built as the wartime home of the USAAF 453rd Bombardment Group, today Old Buckenham is one of the most famous and vibrant centres of aviation in the UK.

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What's Here

More than just a World Famous, CAA Licensed Airfield; 

We now have Catering 7 days a week thanks to Jimmy's 10-4, a self service operation available for tea, coffee, cold drinks and snacks from 10-4 each day when the main cafe isn't open. For more information click here. 

Isn't it time you weren't embarrassed when you took your friends flying?. With new hangars and one of the best GA facilities in the UK unsurpisingly we're operating a waiting list. 

The Old Buckenham Aero Engineering Centre. Finally, every GA service you need in one place. 

.... latest Fuel Price £1.75 per litre inclusive. Members discount 10p per litre....Free Wi Fi for all visiting pilots......

We've also got:

640 metres of Hard Runway
Hard taxiway to the apron
Two Grass Runways
Acres of Grass Apron
Wartime home of the USAAF 453rd Bomb. Group.
Modern hangars, including 2014 built bays. 
Avgas & Oil
Rescue Fire Fighting Service
Flying School
We're able to accept flights from all over the EU
World famous Airshow (now an Award Winner)

as well as dozens of companies on site including aircraft engineers, classic car restoration, military museum and aircraft brokerage.

Old Buck Shots - all of the sights from the airfield including thousands of shots of aircraft which have visited, enormous wartime library of pictures, updated constantly. 

Upcoming Events

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U.S.A.A.F at War Weekend
23 Jun 2018 - 24 Jun 2018 The 453rd Bomb Group Museum is hosting a weekend of living history displays. ...more
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The American Fly In
24 Jun 2018 We're celebrating everything American once again. As a former USAAF base we’ll be turning the airfield back into a piece of America. ...more
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The Old Buckenham Airshow 2018
28 Jul 2018 - 29 Jul 2018 Our Award- Winning Airshow is back and bigger than ever. ...more
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Contact Us
t: 01953 860806
e: airfield@oldbuck.com

For airfield information,
call BUCKENHAM RADIO - 124.40