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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

Merry Christmas

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We would like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and a happy 2018. Thank you to all our visitors and home users! We wish to see you all again in coming year. Thank you also to all those who have helped over the year to make the airport a success.
 
Do please join us for a drink and mince pie on Christmas Eve, between 12pm and 3pm.
 
 
We are open during our normal hours over Christmas of 9am until 5pm with the following exceptions:
 
Christmas Eve - 9am till 3pm
Christmas Day - Closed
Boxing Day - Closed
 
New Year’s Eve - 9am till 3pm
New Year’s Day - Closed
 

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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