While the museum is closed to all visitors*, Duxford Airfield is open to recreational flyers, with limited access to facilities. Contact the Airfield Team today on 01223 833 376 or email: AirTraffic@iwm.org.uk
Check NOTAMS for serviceability. The latest government guidance for General Aviation can be found here.
Duxford airfield is Prior Permission Required (PPR). Download our Essential Information for Visiting Pilots.
*In line with advice from Public Health England, IWM has taken the decision to close the museum until further notice. Click here for more information.
DAILY LANDING FEES
- Single engine: £18.00 (up to maximum weight 2730 Kg), £50.00 (above 2730 Kg), £90.00 (above 5000kg)
- Multi engine: £35.00 (up to maximum weight 2730 Kg), £65.00 (above 2730 Kg), £105.00 (above 5000kg)
- Overnight parking: £12 (single engine), £20 (Multi engine)
See all Landing Fees for 2020.
Special opening (extensions) on application. For details please call the Airfield Tower on 01223 833 376 or email AirTraffic@iwm.org.uk
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
The use of Duxford Airfield by visiting aircraft is subject to the Terms and Conditions of Use.
The publication of these Terms and Conditions of Use constitutes an offer by the Trustees of the Imperial War Museum to permit use of Duxford Airfield by visiting aircraft. Use of Duxford Airfield constitutes acceptance of these Terms and Conditions of Use.
Airfield Special Events 2020
In line with the latest advice issued by the Government and Public Health England, General Aviation Expo at IWM Duxford due to take place on 25 April has been postponed. We are sorry for any disappointment but we are working with suppliers, presenters and exhibitors to find a new date in the future.
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FLYING INTO AIR SHOWS
Visiting GA aircraft are welcome to fly into our air shows and our booking system is now open. You can reserve a landing slot by emailing AirTraffic@iwm.org.uk or calling 01223 833376.
Duxford Airfield is Prior Permission Required (PPR) and pilots must read our Duxford Airfield Air Show Procedures before booking. Please note that you will be asked for your intended arrival/departure gate. Please note that all slot times are local BST. Pilots are responsible for filing their GAR forms.
Download a copy of the latest Duxford Airfield Air Show Procedures.
Our Air Show tickets are now on sale. Check out Duxford Air Shows in 2020.
Groups flying into Duxford airfield enjoy discounts on landing fees and on entry to the museum.
Group visits must be arranged in advance: please call the Airfield Tower on 01223 833 376 or email AirTraffic@iwm.org.uk.
- Group landing fee (five aircraft or more): £14.40
- Discounted group tickets to IWM Duxford are available
Organisations operating training flights are welcome at Duxford Airfield, whether as a cross-country land-away or circuits. Instructors can give students experience of working an AFIS "Flight Information Service", grass and hard runway operations and perhaps the thrill of landing on the grass after a Spitfire or other warbird. Landing fee discounts are available to training organisations. Training organisations should contact the Airfield Operations Office on 01223 833 376 or email AirTraffic@iwm.org.uk.
Training landing fees
- Single engine landing: £10 (up to 2730 Kg)
- Multi engine landing: £15.50 (up to 2730 Kg)
- Circuit single engine: £25 per hour (up to 2730 Kg)
- Circuit multi engine: £35 per hour (up to 2730 Kg), £55 per hour (above 2730 Kg)
KEEP YOUR AIRCRAFT AT DUXFORD
Parking on the outside tie-downs is available at Duxford at both short-term and long-term rates. Aircraft owners can take advantage of the airfield’s excellent runways, ‘Flight Information’ air traffic service and enjoy the unique atmosphere which comes from sharing the airfield with Spitfires, Hurricane, Mustangs and many other war birds. Keep Your Aircraft at Duxford information and contact details.
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