a date in your diary
FLY-IN INFO HERE
'Fly-in' Returns to Alderney in 2013
Guernsey Air Rally/Alderney
'Fly-in' date set for 28 - 30 June
After a break of eight years, the
Alderney Flying Club is hosting a
fly-in over the weekend of 28th - 30th June. This
year, as an added bonus, the Fly-in will be held in
conjunction with the Guernsey
For many years the Alderney Fly-in was an important date
in the social calender attracting pilots from far afield
until 2004. According to AFC Chairman, David Chiswell...
“ The Alderney Flying Club (AFC) is delighted to be
able to restart our Fly-In this year and we are
looking forward to extending a very warm welcome to
all private aviators from the UK, Guernsey, Jersey and
guide for private pilots planning to fly to Alderney
from Guernsey, Jersey, France and the UK.
information for Alderney and Guernsey is provided by the
Meteorological Department at Jersey Airport.
States of Alderney
The States of Alderney has an excellent website which
provides comprehensive information on where to stay, what
there is to do and all other aspects of island life.
Alderney Flying Club was originally formed to promote
light aviation on the Island and organises a number of
events including the annual Alderney Air Races. Its
members include both residents and regular visitors to the
Air Races 2013
The ’Alderney Island Air Races’ are organised by the
Royal Aero Club Records, Racing and Rally Association
and run jointly by both them and the Alderney Flying
year's Island Air Races will be held on Saturday 28
September 2013 and Sunday 29 September 2013. As well as
being the last event in the year's air race calendar. it
is also where the final qualifying races for both the
British and European Championships take place.
‘Island Air Races’ Report 2012
Course of the Annual 'Island Air
information about Handicap Air Racing, visit:
three operational runways, limited commercial trafic, and
cheap fuel, Alderney Airport is an ideal destination for
private pilots and their passengers.
Free Fuel - No VAT
100 LL is available at Alderney Airport. For the current
price call +44 1481 824666 or click
(Customs and Immigration)
The Island of Alderney forms part of the Bailiwick of
Guernsey who is responsible for all customs and
number of Hotels and Guest Houses on the Island offer
special terms and facilities to visiting pilots and their
Check out the on-line 'Availability and Reservation'
service on the States of Alderney website:
Where to Stay in
Alderney Duty Free offer a wide range of wines and spirits
as well as cigarettes, cigars and tobacco, all at duty and
VAT free prices. Duty free goods can be purchased at least
30 minutes before departure at the airport cafeteria.
with the other British Channel Islands there is no
VAT/TVA in Alderney, which makes a visit there even more
attractive. Shopping for jewellery, cameras and
electronic goods is still a pleasure in the quaint town
of St Annes.