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Welcome to Isle of Wight Airport Sandown!

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Visiting Pilots: Please DO NOT Overfly our neighbours at low level!
When departing the airfield please respect our noise abatement policy and where possible fly straight for 1mile before turning
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Isle of Wight Airport Sandown (ICAO: EGHN) is located 1nm (1.9km; 1.2mi) west of Sandown town

The runway is 05/23, which is 884m x 40m and has a grass surface. The airfield elevation is 55′ amsl

Circuits are flown at 1000′ agl. Circuit direction is left hand for runway 05 & right hand for runway 23

Our tower call sign is ‘Sandown Radio’ on frequency 119.280MHz.

Operational Area Status

Please make blind calls if no response from A/G Radio. Please refresh your browser (F5) to ensure you receive the latest operational status information
Closed = Area is closed and should not be used
Open = Area is open for use, no PPR is required
Open With PPR = PPR is required before use of the area concerned, please call the Tower on +44 (0) 1983 716926. PPR is not provided by e-mail

Grass Runway
Open
Southern Taxiway
Open
Northern Taxiway
Open
Heli-zone
Open
AstroTurf Runway (430m)
Open

Webcam

The Webcam image is updated during daylight hours, approximately every 10-15 minutes. The image shows local time The Webcam images are provided for your entertainment and interest only and should not be used as any part of your flight planning activities If there’s not much going on, why not visit our Photo Gallery or Facebook Page

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Photo & Video Gallery

The photographs that follow are to provide assistance to visiting pilots with their aircraft positioning in the airfield circuit. The photographs are provided for reference only and, as always, pilot discretion and flight safety considerations should apply

Calendar

Your flying club or groups fly-in can be listed here!

If you have an event (Fly-In or Charity) you wish to host at Sandown Airport, please email manager@eghn.org.uk

Please keep an eye on this page for additions and changes.

For local accomodation please contact Cheverton Copse Holiday Park 01983 403161

March 20th 2022 – 7 Hills Bike Race

April 16th – Easter Flyin and Spot Landing Comp

April 30th – May 2nd 2022 – Helicopter Pleaseure Flights

May 7th 2022 – Live Music with The Hillmans (from 1300)

May 15th 2022 – Live music with Laurie Mcvay and the High Rollers

May 27th – 29th 2022 – Spamfield Microlight Rally

June 3rd 2022 – Live Music with the RETRO ROCK’ITS all way from the North Island (1300 onwards)

June 11th 12th  – Ability Dogs Open Day

June 11th – National Chopper Club

June 14th,15th,16th – Skydive

June 25th/26th – Sandown Flampin Event (evenoing bar , BBQ and Music) bring your tents,

June 25th – – Live Music with The Hillmans 1900 (40’s Weekend)

June 26th – Live music with Laurie Mcvay and the High Rollers

July 1,2,3 – Isle of Wight Scoob Fest (Airfield Fully Open)

July 2,3 – Helicopter Flights

July 12,13,14 – Skydive (prov)

July 17th 2022 – Live Music with The Hillmans from 1300

July 24th – Live music with Laurie Mcvay and the High Rollers

July 30th 2022 – Warrior Festival 2022

July 31st 2022 – Jag Show

July 31st 2022 – Memorial Car Event

August – 9th,10th,11th – Skydive

August 14th – Live music with The Hillmans from 1399

August 21st  – Live music with Laurie Mcvay and the High Rollers

August 26th – 28th – Helicopter Pleaseure Flights

August 26th – 29th – Isle of Wight Scooter Rally

Sept 11gth – Live music with Laurie Mcvay and the High Rollers

Sept 16th – 19th 2022 – Mini Adventure

Sept 15th/16th 2022 – Gyro Flyin

Sept 24th/25th – Late Summer Flamping Flyin

October 2nd – 7 Hills Bikes

Call the Tower to discuss dates & overnight stays, or any specific food & drink requirements.

Tower: +44 (0) 1983 716926
Email: tower@eghn.org.uk

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Mary Ellis Day 16th May 2020
  Registration is open for the 1st annual Mary Ellis Vintage Flyin on 16th May 2020 Places are limited so please registre your interest by emailing manager@eghn.org.uk

About Sandown airport

Isle of Wight Airport Sandown (ICAO: EGHN) is located 1nm (1.9km; 1.2mi) west of Sandown town Our current operational status is displayed on our Home page Information provided below is for reference only and not a substitute for formal airfield publications, which should take precedence in your flight planning Pooleys Flight Guide have an airfield plate in their publications The runway is 05/23, which is 884m x 40m and has a grass surface. The airfield elevation is 55′ amsl There is a vehicular access road crossing the south west approach to runway 05, 90m from the displaced threshold A public footpath crosses the runway 300m from the runway 05 threshold Circuits are flown at 1000′ agl Circuit direction is left hand for runway 05 & right hand for runway 23

Landing Fees & Rates

Landing Fees – Inclusive of VAT

Microlight £11.00
Gyrocopter £11.00
Single Engine (up to 1200kgs MTOW) £18.00
Single Engine (up to 2000kgs MTOW) £21.00
Twin Engine £28.00
Helicopter £25.00
Motor Glider £20.00
Touch & Go 50% of applicable landing fee
Touch & Go Hourly (or part thereof) £25.00

Overnight Parking – £12per night

Camping £6per person per night

Commercial Landings £60

Landing fees are payable at the top of the tower. Please pay with cash, as we are not equipped to support card based payments.

Please request a full list of charges from tower@eghn.org.uk if required

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Isle of Wight Airport Sandown contacts

TOWER TEL: +44 (0) 1983 716926

EMAIL: tower@eghn.org.uk

 

MANAGER TEL: +44 (0) 1983 716926

EMAIL: manager@eghn.org.uk

 

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Isle of Wight Airport Sandown
Scotchells Brook Lane, PO36 0JP

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