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A Warm Welcome from Norfolk Gliding Club

Gliding Visitors

Norfolk Gliding Club operates a reciprocal membership with other BGA clubs offering the same.
Visiting Pilots are welcome to fly with us up to 14 days of a year
You may or may not require a site or currency check – please discuss with the duty instructor – their decision is final
We have some of the most open and uninterrupted airspace around but do have a near by ATZ that needs respecting.
We’re also reasonably close to the very active USAF at Lakenheath/Mildenhall so please ‘be aware’

Please take a look at out ‘Flying in to Tibenham‘ for more local info.

Year round operation with a Skylaunch Winch (running Dynema) and a Robin Tug providing launches from out 6 tarmac runways!
On Site Catering facilites
Camping / Caravan site with power and wash/showroom facilities.
Trailer Parking and space to leave gliders pitched out.

Power Visitors

One of the few remaining private airfields with 6 full runways
Be aware we often fly on 03/21 accepting a cross wind to provide a longer glider launch run – so please check!

Prior Permission Required – It’s only polite!
We fly Saturdays, Sundays, Wednesdays and Thursdays all year round and are often active every day between April to September.
Please read our Ground Notes for more information about airfield operations

Norfolk Gliding Clubs catering facilities are available Saturdays, Sundays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.
Drop in for a cuppa, sandwich or light meal!

Our 11,000 litre AVGAS fuel store is accessible from the peri-track and available to all visitors when the club is open.
To take advantage of discounted fuel talk to us about membership