Find us

Whether by road or by air, we'll always be glad to see you. Use the information below to plan your journey in order to find us easily! If by air, don't be put off because we're inside a MATZ. Our army neighbours are more than helpful, friendly, and willing to assist you in finding the airfield!

By Road

Elmsett village is 2-3 miles north east of Hadleigh, Suffolk, UK. Elmsett Aerodrome is situated on the western edge of the village on the Whatfield Road. Located at Poplar Hall Farm, look for the entrance marked by white painted triangular bollards.

For a map of how to reach Elmsett by road, click here.

By Air

In the interests of good airmanship and safety, the AIP, NOTAMS and weather should be checked before flight.

We'd like you to familiarise yourself with our noise abatement procedures before arriving (non-event days).

On event days, different procedures apply.

ELMSETT - EGST (unlicensed)
Hours Sunrise to Sunset. Night by arrangement.
PPR by Telephone on non-event days.
Co-ordinates N5204.53 E00058.69
Elevation 245 ft
Comms Contact Wattisham App on 125.8
SAFETYCOM (135.475) (Event Days only)
Circuits 800 ft agl. RH on Rwy 05, LH on Rwy 23.
On non-event days, keep closely to circuit pattern shown here. On event days use standard join procedures (click here).
RWY Surface TORA LDA Lighting
05 Grass 890m x 26m 890m x 26m Thr Rwy
23 Grass 890m x 26m 890m x 26m Thr Rwy

To contact us, click here.

Navigation

Airfield Info

Noise Abatement

We're responsible neighbours, and try our hardest to be sympathetic to others whilst enjoying our activities. For that reason, we'd like all pilots to familiarise themselves with our procedures before visiting.