General Aviation


 Bournemouth Airport plays host to a thriving General Aviation (GA) community. We offer great facilities, in an ideal geographic location. Why Bournemouth......

  • An excellent geographic location, with a great weather record
  • Save money - cost efficient support services on your doorstep
  • Excellent facilities
  • A tailor made approach
  • Long east/west runway
  • Modern radar equipment and navigation aids
  • Convenient access to adjacent diverse airspace categories.


  • Visiting General Aviation is welcome - contact Signature (exec jets) 01202 583 405 or  Bournemouth Handling (light aircraft) 01202 590 888
  • Flying clubs and flight school partners
  • Flight training slots
  • Executive Jets partners
  • Part-145 Certification Maintenance suppliers partners.


  • 06.30 – 21.30 (Contact us for out of hours requests)
  • CAT III ILS on Runway 26; CAT I ILS on Runway 08
  • Runway; Asphalt / Concrete: 2271 x 45m
  • Accommodates Aircraft up to a Boeing 767-300 and Boeing 747 (light load)
  • Class D Airspace within the Bournemouth Control Zone & Solent Control Area
  • Adjacent unregulated airspace
  • State of the art Primary & Secondary Radars with Mode S capability
  • NDB Approaches
  • Surveillance Radar Approaches (SRAs) terminating at 2nm
  • Radar Vectored or Procedural Approaches available on both directions
  • Skilled ATC staff
  • On site fuel provision
  • Catering facilities (café, inflight, conference)
  • Aircraft parking, cleaning, compass swing & engine testing.

Join our community to join us contact:

Eleanor Alcock
Commercial Co-ordinator
01202 364 321

Paul Knight
General Manager
01202 364 174


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