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We are pleased to announce that from Monday 17th May the club will be open 7 days a week. Opening hours are:

9am - 7pm daily

Opening hours will be reviewed and may be subject to change. Any changes will be notified to the Members in advance.

Outside these times please email: flightdesk@sherburnaeroclub.com

Pilot & Airfield Information

The information on this page provides guidance and quick reference for pilots visiting Sherburn in Elmet airfield and as such, it is not intended to replace official publications.

Airfield Diagram Enlarged (PDF)


Airfield Information

Sherburn-in-Elmet Airfield is located 1.5 nautical miles (2.8 km; 1.7 mi) east of Sherburn-in-Elmet village and 5.5 NM (10.2 km; 6.3 mi) west of Selby, North Yorkshire, England.


PPR

PPR is not mandatory at Sherburn Airfield, but you are welcome to use the PPR form if you prefer. You can always give the Flightdesk a call or call on frequency 122.610 for airfield information.

PPR Booking Form


Air-Ground Radio & NDB

  • Sherburn Radio: 122.610 Changed 20th October 2018
  • NDB (SBL) on A/D: 323.0 | Range 10nm | Location N5347.37 W00112.50

Runways

  • 28 Tarmac - TORA 799m, LDA 616m | 10 Tarmac - TORA 616m, LDA 616m
  • 28 Grass - TORA 616m, LDA 616m | 10 Grass - TORA 616m, LDA 616m
  • 24 Grass - TORA 696m, LDA 703m | 06 Grass - TORA 723m, LDA 676m
  • 19 Grass - TORA 553m, LDA 521m | 01 Grass - TORA 553m, LDA 553m

Arrival & Departure Information

Arrivals and departures route via Selby, Ferrybridge Power Station or the A1/M1 interchange.

Standard Overhead Join at 2000 feet QFE.
All Departures via the circuit at 1000 feet QFE.

Avoid overflying BURN glider site - winch launches to 3000'

Circuit Pattern & Arrival/Dep Procedures (PDF)


Circuit Patterns

The circuit in use provided on the first contact with Sherburn Radio.

  • 28 Lefthand / 10 Righthand
  • 24 Lefthand / 06 Righthand
  • 19 Lefthand / 01 Righthand​

All circuits are 1000 feet QFE.
Sky Demon, Pooleys & AFE circuit diagrams may be incorrect.

Circuit Pattern & Arrival/Dep Procedures (PDF)


GNSS Approach

An application to develop a GNSS approach is currently underway. More information to follow.


Fuel

Fuel is available during hours of aerodrome operation.

  • AVGAS 100LL
  • AVGAS UL91
  • AVTUR JET A1

Fees & Charges

Please see our airfield price list for up to date information.

Airfield Prices


Customs and Immigration

Available by prior arrangement only. Please contact the flightdesk.


Local Facilities

Please contact the flight desk should you require local information from places to visit, accommodation and local transport.