We look forward to welcoming you to Popham! 

Airfield winter operating hours 08:30 – 16:30 (or 30 minutes before sunset whichever is the earliest).


The home of the Spitfire Flying Club and many interesting privately owned vintage aircraft.  The airfield is open to the public every day and there is spectator seating.   Wiltshire Aircraft Maintenance have full workshop facilities on site.   Airbourne Aviation offer Microlight pilot training and "Air Experience" flights.  The Gyrocopter Experience offer Gyroplane training and "Air Experience" flights.  Popham is renowned as one of the best recreational airfields in the South of England.  The friendly atmosphere is commented on by many visitors and the opportunity to get close to aviation is hard to find in modern times.  There is free parking and free entry to all to the flying events listed in the calendar (except large exhibition events when an entry fee is payable).  All events are weather dependent.  Dogs are welcome at Popham but must be on a lead at all times. Children must be supervised by an adult and visitors are reminded not to touch any aircraft and remain clear of propellers at all times.

Latest News
Christmas Opening
!

Popham will be CLOSED Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

We will be OPEN on Boxing Day from 09:00 to 15:00 (Note revised hours)

  • All aircraft owners - Remember that your radios must be .833 compliant by 1st January 2018!
  • Exhibitor booking is now open for Microlight Trade Show 2018
*  More detailed information on any News items above can be found
here

Relax in our Cafe

Sun  08:30 - 16:30 *
Mon  10:00 - 15:00
Tue   Limited service.
        Tea, coffee, and biscuits
        will be available via the
        Radio desk.
Wed  10:00 - 15:00
Thu   Limited service.
        Tea, coffee, and biscuits
        will be available via the
        Radio desk.
Fri    10:00 - 15:00
Sat   08:30 - 16:30 *

* or 30 minutes before Sunset, whichever is the earliest

Public Transportation

Micheldever train station is located 1 mile from the airfield and can be walked in around 15 minutes.

Trains run every 30 minutes.

No buses available.

Please contact our radio desk who will be able advise on the relevant taxi service to your destination.





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