Welcome to Old Sarum Airfield

History, fun, adventure and the warmest welcome in the UK.

All under one very open roof!

Airfield status

Airfield Daily Status on 24/05/17.

The Airfield surface is dry and firm.

Grass length is short.

Parachuting will not be taking place today.

PPR may be obtained via RT and before entering the ATZ.

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News

Launching The Hangar Three Project

Anyone familiar with our airfield will be familiar with our glorious hangar. A grade 2* listed building, our beloved hangar....

Politics, Electioneering and our Plans for the Airfield

Politics, Electioneering and our Plans for the Airfield

Our trees get a haircut

The trees alongside the hangar have had a well overdue trim. Whilst they do look quite lovely in the spring,....

Scaffolding erected in the hangars

Over the last week, we have had two fairly sizeable scaffolding rigs erected in the hangars. This marks the start of....

Vintage Sunday 02.04.2017

It seems spring has finally sprung! With the sun shining nice and bright, we had a great turn out for....

Flying Forum to meet

The flying forum, chaired by Wiltshire Councillor Mary Douglas, is due to meet next Monday 13th March at 0930 in....

Dates released for centenary airshow

An aviation event to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Old Sarum Airfield will take place on 16-17 September 2017. Throughout....

Airfield increases activity to mitigate losses due to Wiltshire Council

This month marks 10 years since Salisbury District Council (now part of Wiltshire Council) made an agreement with the owner....

Air Cadets get a special flight from Old Sarum

Last week, 17 cadets and 4 staff from 1010 Squadron City of Salisbury Squadron Air Training Corps (ATC) had a....

Control tower to be refurbished

This week, work will start towards the refurbishment of Old Sarum Airfield’s control tower. Originally built as a radio station....

Member of Ground Team retires

Today we say a sad farewell to Ground Team member, Mel. Having joined us in January 2013, Mel is a....

Skies Café awarded top hygiene rating

The Airfield's Skies Café has been awarded the top rating by the Food Standards Agency. Congratulations to our team at....

Skydiving ends for 2016

Old Sarum's resident skydiving operation, GoSkydive, has closed up for its winter break. It's been a busy year for them,....

Award for Communications Manager

This weekend, our Communications Manager won an award from the British Women Pilots' Association (BWPA). Annabel, who joined the Old....

Night SAR training starts

This week, a group of helicopter students at Old Sarum Airfield will start training for their night flying qualification. The....

Night flying to restart after 30 years

Old Sarum Airfield is due to restart night flying for the first time in 30 years. The Airfield is in....

Plane burned on Airfield

One of Old Sarum's resident aircraft was burned in an arson attack over the weekend. The Dynamic WT9 and a number....

Delicious new cafe menu

A new winter menu for the Skies Cafe was launched today! Focusing on hearty, warming meals made from quality ingredients,....

British Superbikes racer goes solo at Old Sarum

This week, British Superbike racer Tommy Bridewell completed his first solo flight at Old Sarum. Tommy has been learning with....

Disabled pilots solo #2

This month has seen two disabled students flying their first solo - Derek, who flew his first (ghosted) solo last....

Hallowe’en celebrations at the Skies Café

Old Sarum Airfield’s Skies Café begins a week-long celebration of Hallowe’en today, with decorations, a special themed menu and offers....

Disabled pilots solo #1

A first solo flight is a big achievement for anyone, but even more so for some of our disabled pilots.....

The Skies Café raises money through cake

Old Sarum Airfield’s Skies Café raised £75 today for Salisbury District Hospital’s Stars Appeal. Café staff donated their time and....

Events

23.05.17: Martin-Baker Ejector Seats

23 MAY 2017 Evening lecture at the Boscombe Down Aviation Collection (BDAC). Developments in Martin-Baker Ejector Seats by Philip Rowles, Chief Engineer,....

20.06.17: The Avro Shackleton

20 JUNE 2017 Evening lecture at the Boscombe Down Aviation Collection (BDAC). The Avro Shackleton by Andrew Collins. Flying this famous and iconic....

16-17.09.17: Centenary Airshow

  16-17 SEPTEMBER 2017   An aviation event to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Old Sarum Airfield. It is anticipated that....

19.09.17: Seaplanes and Flying Boats

19 SEPTEMBER 2017 Evening lecture at the Boscombe Down Aviation Collection (BDAC). Seaplanes and Flying Boats Around the World by Bob Wealthy.....

17.10.17: 60 Years of the U2

17 OCTOBER 2017 Evening lecture at the Boscombe Down Aviation Collection (BDAC). 60 Years of the U2 by Chris Pocock. When....

21.11.17: The Salmond Brothers

21 NOVEMBER 2017 Evening lecture at the Boscombe Down Aviation Collection (BDAC). The Salmond Brothers - Early Flying Commanders by Gp Capt....

19.12.17: The Coopers

19 DECEMBER 2017 Evening lecture at the Boscombe Down Aviation Collection (BDAC). The Coopers' Unique Contribution to Aviation History by Richard and....

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The next in the BDAC's great series of evening lectures - head down to the Boscombe Down Aviation Collection tonight for what promises to be a very interesting evening. ... See MoreSee Less

Developments in Martin-Baker Ejection Seats - Philip Rowles

23.05.17 - 6:30PM - 23.05.17 - 9:30PM

Presented by Phillip Rowles, Cheif Engineer, Martin Baker Aircraft Co. Ltd. A review of early ejecti...

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