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

Pretty White Lines

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We are pleased to have our runway lines repainted for the first time since 2006. The runway was closed to fixed-wing aircraft for just one day and it is looking as good as new!

BBQ and Fly-In

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We would like to invite you to our Summer BBQ & Fly-In at Welshpool Airport on Sunday September 10th.

The day will feature aerobic flights with Bob Pooler in his Slingsby Firefly as well as air experience flights and a delicious barbecue.

The day is open to the public as well as flying club members. All pilots wishing to fly-in are reminded to PPR on 01938 555560 in advance as we have limited space.

August Bank Holiday

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We hope you had a wonderful bank holiday weekend - we certainly did! 

Thanks to some wonderful weather we had many visitors as well as home pilots.

Photography by Brian Nicholas

French Connection

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This week we received five visiting aircraft all from France for refueling on their way to Liverpool. We wish them all a bon voyage!
Photography by Brian Nicholas
 
F-PYVB - Jodel DR-1053M
F-GYMM - Robin DR400 Major
F-BOQN - Cessna 172
F-JZVG - Dynamic Sport WT-9  
N326DC - Cirrus 22

Coast Guards

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At the end of July, the Coast Guard stopped by on the way to St Athan. With the call sign Coast Guard Lima November, the Augustwestland AW 139 is operated by Bristow Helicopters for the UK Coast Guard and the refueling was overseen by Linda.

Photography by Brian Nicholas

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