Grass Runway – work in progress:
With immediate effect and until further notice, there will be no grass runway available at Henstridge Airfield. Apologies for any inconvenience…
18th Annual Wings and Wheels fly-in!
Wings and Wheels fly-in – Vintage cars, bikes and aeroplanes!
Battle of Britain memorial fly-past.
Meet the Dorset air ambulance crew and see the brand new rescue helicopter.
Free raffle for mystery flight (if registered before noon).
BBQ, Beer tent, hot food, helicopter flights and much, much more!
Adults £5, accompanied under 16s free…
26th August 2017 10am-6pm
This year’s Charity HORSINGTON OPEN will take place on Saturday 2nd September 2017 at Henstridge Golf & Leisure Centre.
There will be a special prize for the top scoring golfer arriving by Air! The golf course is a few yards away from Henstridge airfield, and we can arrange pick ups.
Free landings will be available. Full details are on the Horsington Blog.
Hot meals available on weekdays – please see Catering Page for details… Noise abatement All pilots are reminded of the importance of adhering to our noise abatement protocol when joining and departing. Our advertised “Avoid” areas are the little RED blobs on the noise abatement map. Please do not overfly these. If possible make left turns when departing from 25… keeping the Marsh Lane Fish ponds on your right. If you are landing on 07. .keep the ponds on your left. You can find the noise abatement map on the Flying into Henstridge page on this website and in the clubhouse. Hours of operation Op hours for visiting aircraft: 9 am to 5 pm local, or sunset if earlier.
Runways 07/25, 750 x 26 metres, asphalt
- Microlights & gyrocopters, £5.
- Single/twin, £10.
Aviation Fuels per litre August prices
- Avgas 100LL £1.65 inc VAT
- Avgas UL91 £1.65 inc VAT
- Jet A-1 £0.77 inc VAT
Cash or card payments only, please. We accept all the major credit cards for sums in excess of £10. Note that cheques are not accepted at the airfield. HENSTRIDGE AIRFIELD CONSULTATIVE COMMITTEE: The draft minutes of the October 2016 meeting are shown on the ‘If you live locally’ page.