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?. We have very few spaces left in our brand new hangars. 

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

.... latest Fuel Price £1.80 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
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Wartime home of the USAAF 453rd Bomb. Group.
Modern hangars, including 2014 built bays. 
Avgas & Oil
Rescue Fire Fighting Service
Flying School
Customs Agreement allowing flights inbound from all over the EU
World famous Airshow 
Home of Military & Vintage Revival.

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Clothing and Accessories available at our new online shop. 

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

We're also the HQ of the only FAA Designated Pilot Examiner in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

Click here to see all the aircraft at Old Buckenham with shares available. Affordable flying at Norfolk's best airfield. 

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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Old Buckenham Airshow 2015
1 Aug 2015 - 2 Aug 2015 The Greatest Pilots, The Most Famous Aircraft, Stunning Aerobatics, Thrilling Parties, The Best Food, Famous Classic Car Display, Military Display & Funfair. See why this is THE Norfolk Airshow. ...more
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The Scratch Band & Bill Downs
1 Aug 2015 We're uniting the legendary Scratch Band with Voice Finalist Bill Downs for Airshow Saturday. ...more
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The Eastern Transport Collection 3rd Annual Bus Rally
23 Aug 2015 Once again our friends at the ETC will be bringing their impressive collection of vintage busses, as well as inviting other bus owners of vehicles from the early 20th Century to the modern day to display their machines. ...more
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Contact Us
t: 01953 860806
e: airfield@oldbuck.com

For airfield information,
call BUCKENHAM RADIO - 124.40