Four dragons

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Having one Air Ambulance is pretty special, having four is amazing!

The Wales Air Ambulance now has four air ambulances, three H145s (based at Welshpool, Caenarfon and Llanelli) and the H135 Children's Air Ambulance based at Cardiff. Between them they cover 8,000 square miles of Welsh countryside however we managed to fit them onto one short stretch of runway for a photoshoot - and pretty fine they looked too!

For more information about the Wales Air Ambulance, and to support them, click here.

Photography by Brian Nicholas

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We are pleased to announce that a new cafe has opened at Welshpool Mid-Wales Airport. 

The Fuel Stop Cafe will be open from 9:30am to 5pm offering hot meals and drinks. Everyone is welcome! The cafe offers a fantastic viewing area over the runway as well as an indoor seating area. 

We hope to see you there!

Puppy Power!

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This Pilatus PC12 visited to pick up two paying passengers plus to dogs. The four were travelling to Orkney Scotland for the Easter Holidays.

Photography by Brian Nicholas

Flying VFR in Europe

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9th March 2018 7pm, Welshpool Airport

 

Presented by Graham Baker, this talk will cover the essentials of ‘Going Foreign’ to France and beyond.

If you’ve always wanted to venture abroad, but don’t know your Piste from your Pitot, come along and find out how easy it can be!

 

Brussels Sprint

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This Pilatus PC-12NG joined us in January bringing in guests for the shoot. The aircraft took just 1 hour 12 minutes to reach us from Brussels South Charleroi!

Photography by Brian Nicholas

Monty Pylon

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This PC-6 Turbo Porter is spending the next month in Welshpool while its crew survey pylons across the country. Based in the Netherlands, the aircraft has specialist equipment allowing it to quickly survey power lines.

Photography by Brian Nicholas

Resurfacing

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We've had a busy period lately resurfacing the entrance to the airport. It is now looking brand new!

Photography by Brian Nicholas

Snowdon Choppers

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These explorers arrived in five helicopters for refueling from Blackbush before heading on their last leg to Snowdon. They travelled in a total of four Robinson's and one French built Cabri G2.

Photography by Brian Nicholas

BBQ & Aerobatics Day

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Thank you to all those who joined us for our BBQ & aerobatics day. A special thanks to Bob Pooler.

Photography by Arthur Griffin (rainbow) & Brian Nicolas

Centurion

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This Cessna P210N arrived from Memmingen Airport in Southern Germany to pick up the pilot's son after a stay in Wales.

Photography by Brian Nicholas

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