Sherburn In Elmet – Airfield Information

The information on this page provides guidance and quick reference for pilots visiting Sherburn in Elmet airfield and as such it is not intended to replace official publications.  Please refer to the Sherburn Aeroclub visiting pilot information, the UK Aeronatical Information Publication and NOTAM’s for the most up to date airfield information. See links below… York Yorkshire Leeds West Yorkshire North Yorkshire

Sherburn in Elmet is PPR for non radio aircraft.  If you require any further information please do not hesitate to contact flight desk.

Click on the Aerodrome Chart below to open the latest chart and textual data directly from the UK AIP.

General Information

The airfield is open Monday to Sunday 08:30 – 20:00 (subject to weather)

The Aerodrome,
New lennerton Lane,
Sherburn in Elmet
LS25 6JE
Tel: 01977 682674

Click HERE for Sherburn in Elmet Aeroclub website and information for visiting pilots.

Air – Ground Radio

Sherburn Radio        122.610


28 Tarmac – TORA 799m, LDA 616m | 10 Tarmac – TORA 616m, LDA 616m

28 Grass – TORA 616m, LDA 616m    | 10 Grass – TORA 616m, LDA 616m

24 Grass – TORA 696m, LDA 703m    | 06 Grass – TORA 723m, LDA 676m

19 Grass – TORA 553m, LDA 521m    | 01 Grass – TORA 553m, LDA 553m

Arrival & Departure Information

Arrivals and departures route via:  Selby,  Ferrybridge Power Station,  A1/M1 interchange

Standard Overhead Join at 2000 feet QNH.

All Departures via the circuit at 1000 feet QNH.​

Click HERE to view detailed Arrival & Dept Information

Click HERE for a video presentation of the circuit procedures.

N.B. Avoid overflying BURN glider site – winch launches to 3000′ +

Circuit Patterns

All circuits are 1000 feet QNH. Circuit in use will be provided on first contact with Sherburn Radio 122.60

  • ​28 Lefthand  / 10 Righthand  ( Southern)
  • 28 Righthand / 10 Lefthand   (Northern)
  • 24 Lefthand / 06 Righthand
  • 19 Lefthand / 01 Righthand​.

Noise Abatement

Circuit patterns are designed to avoid the villages of South Milford, Sherburn, Lumby, Biggin & Monk Fryston.Click HERE to see details of circuit patterns and noise abatement information.


  • AVGAS 100LL
  • AVGAS UL91

N.B. Fuel is only available during hours of aerodrome operation.

Customs and Immigration

Available by prior arrangement only.  Please contact the flight centre.

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