Pilot Information

Fixed wing ops: OK OK    Helicopter ops: OK OK

Runway in use: 03, circuit direction: , closing at: 1550.

Information current as of 11:48 on 11/12/2017 (local).

Additional information

AD CLOSED TO FIXED WING TRAFFIC DUE SNOW AND ICE 

Mon 11th December 2017

ALL TIMES LOCAL

Unofficial Met Observation 1120 03016KT CAVOK QNH983/QFE988 PS01/MS02 

Met Warnings ~  

Snow Warning 110600-111800 Accumulations 0-1cm possible

Strong Wind Warning 111200-111800 N to NE wind mean 15-20kt gusts 25-30kt

Ground / Air Frost Warning 111800-120000

RFFS Category ~  1

Helicopter Circuit ~ RH

Sunset ~ 1551

Warnings (See below for 2 Excel programme) ~  

1. All Fixed wing & Microlight pilots departing on runways 21R, 21L and 23 are requested to climb straight

ahead to 500 feet before turning

2. Al grass runways fit for microlights only, Twy B closed

3. A Quadcopter will fly over Sywell Reservoir weekdays 1330-1440 max height 300' AGL

4. Spare

5. Sywell NDB U/S TFN

6. Spare

7. Spare

8. New Grass Rwy 14/32 now marked, awaiting Licensing.

9. Rwy 03L/21R New PERM Runway edge, threshold and touchdown lights installed. Exercise caution when turning or vacating this runway.

10. Revised Helicopter Joining Procedures. Heli ATZ Entry/Exit points now via "Heli East, Heli West, Heli Northeast"

NOTAMS. Pilots are responsible for making a more comprehensive check.

1.   Spare

2.   Coventry All instrument procedures and ATC services withdrawn. Air Ground service only now available. Changes to RFF Category.

3.   Spare

4.   Spare

2 Excel Programme (Aerobatics may take place during AFIS hours 3nms radius ARP up to 5000' AGL UK AIP AD2-EGBK-1-5 Para 4e refers) No movements permitted during displays.) 

BLADES AEROBATIC PROGRAMME:-

SLOT 1 1100-1120; SLOT 2 1300-1320; SLOT 3 1500-1520 (all times local)

Mon 11th Dec - TBN

Tue 12th Dec - TBN

Wed 13th Dec - TBN

Thu 14th Dec - TBN

Fri 15th Dec - TBN

Sat 16th Dec - Nothing planned

Sun 17th Dec - Nothing planned

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