• Visiting Pilots

    Visiting Pilot Information

    The advice contained within this section is for assistance only and should not at any time be used as a sole reference for flying.

    • 1. SEE non-standard Pilot Info joining instructions required for Lydd Airport
    • 2. Call Lydd Approach with detail, position and requirements at or before “reporting points” below
    • 3. Check appropriate AIP and AIC information as well as NOTAMs when planning a flight to Lydd

    See also:

    NATS Aeronautical Information Service - http://www.nats-uk.ead-it.com/public/index.php.html a free registration is required for some services. Both NOTAMS and Narrow Route Briefs are easy to complete within that service.

    Met Office weather at http://secure.metoffice.com/ - a free registration is required.

    Local ATIS either well before reaching the zone on 129.225 or before your flight on Tel: 01797322422 - regrettably the online version at http://metdisplay.lydd-airport.co.uk/ was withdrawn in March 2010.

    ILS - NDB/DME on R21 and RNAV on R03 and R21 are available. Detailed approach information is available at http://www.nats-uk.ead-it.com/public/index.php.html - a free registration is required

    Fuel - Avgas, Avtur at Competitive rates. Duty Free Avgas Available at Source. Contact Tel: 01797322400 Ext 2500 - Special discount of 10% on AVTUR for aircraft handled by FAL Aviation.

    Biggles Bar - There is always a choice of hot or cold drinks, snacks & meals for passengers and visitors to Lydd. The airport also offers a unique venue for special celebrations, meetings & seasonal functions. The bar and restaurant is situated right next to the apron and offers spectacular views of the runway and apron. Phone: 01797 322440 to book, discuss your specific requirements or find out more

  • Reporting Points
  • Non-Standard Approach