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Airfield Weather

Airfield Status


Grass Runway (South Side)  - CLOSED


Grass Runway (north Side -CLOSED


AstroTurf Runway(430m) -CLOSED


Southern Taxiway - CLOSED


Northern Taxiway - CLOSED


Heli Zone - OPEN


Grass Parking - CLOSED


Please remain on the north side of runway inline with AstroTurf.


We advise you call us before flying in this time of year on 01983716926 or 07900894044 to check on ground conditions.





EGHN Sandown



Sandown Airport is a friendly and busy airport based on the stunning Isle of Wight.

 

The Airport stands out from the rest by offering a huge range of events all summer and regular live music.

 

AVGAS Fuel is available as well as runway lighting (on request).

 

EGHN Sandown operated under a Certificate of Agreement with UK Border force allowing international traffic arrivals and departures.  Please ensure you submit your GAR to UK Border Force and file a flight plan.

 

Whilst we do not require PPR in the dry summer months, its important to keep an eye on our website to see airport status information. From Oct – March, we do suggest giving us a call before flying in to get the latest safety information.


Our Tower is manned by a team of Volunteers. We try to have it manned as much as possible however, if you do not receive a reply from Sandown Radio (119.280) please make Blind Calls to Sandown Traffic.


Isle of Wight Airport Sandown (ICAO: EGHN) is located 1nm (1.9km; 1.2mi) west of Sandown town


The runway is 05/23, which is 884m x 40m and has a grass surface. The airfield elevation is 55′ amsl


Circuits are flown at 1000′ agl. Circuit direction is left hand for runway 05 & right hand for runway 23


Our tower call sign is ‘Sandown Radio’ on frequency 119.280MHz.

 


Landing Fees


Landing Fees – Inclusive of VAT


Microlight £12.00


Gyrocopter £12.00


Single Engine (up to 1200kgs MTOW) £20.00


Single Engine (up to 2000kgs MTOW) £23.00


Twin Engine £30.00


Helicopter £27.00


Motor Glider £22.00


Touch & Go 50% of applicable landing fee


Touch & Go Hourly (or part thereof) £25.00


Overnight Parking – £12per night


Camping £6per person per night - £5


Commercial Landings £85


Heli NATO T Lights - £120


Full Runway Light Deployment - £420



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Local Information

Please do not overfly Sandown, Lake, Shanklin or any other residential areas (excluding low powered crosswind joins)


We have very good neighbours and, for noise abatement reasons, departing traffic is requested to fly straight ahead for 1nm before turning on both runway 05 and runway 23

Sandown Airfield Ltd registred in England number 09928225. Isle of Wight Airport Tower, Scotchells Brook Lane, PO36 0JP


Tel: 01983 716926 Email: manager@eghn.org.uk