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About Blackpool Airport - Rent a Beech Bonanza A36 from Blackpool Airport

About Blackpool Airport

Blackpool Airport TerminalBlackpool airport is the home to many flying clubs and flying schools and has 6 runways and both ILS and NDB approaches. Blackpool is a modern international airport which provides a superb alternative travel experience for the North West. For anyone in Lancashire, Greater Manchester, Merseyside and most people in Cumbria, Blackpool is easily reachable in less than an hour. The airport has recently been taken over and is in the process of being expanded. Blackpool Airport has fantastic facilities.Terminal Building
Opened in Summer 1995. The simple desi
gn and soft pastel colours provide a pleasant relaxing atmosphere.It has 3,000 square meters floor area with all passenger services and facilities at ground level. The car-park is adjacent to the Terminal.Main Runway
(10/28) at sea level 1869 meters. Comprehensive operational facilities with an excellent weather record.If you are traveling you are almost certain to meet the men and women of Servisair, our passenger-handling agency. You will also perhaps come across our caterers. For our international travelers there is a bureau de change. We hope that whoever you meet here will remind you of Blackpool Airport's motto 'The Friendly Alternative'.

More about Blackpool Airport's facilities

Blackpool airport is the perfect base for Beech Bonanza hire and has 6 runways and both ILS and NDB approaches. Blackpool is a modern international airport which provides a superb alternative travel experience for the North West. For anyone in Lancashire, Greater Manchester, Merseyside and most people in Cumbria, Blackpool is easily reachable in less than an hour. The airport has recently been taken over and is in the process of being expanded. Blackpool Airport has fantastic facilities.

Terminal Building Opened in Summer 1995. The simple design and soft pastel colours provide a pleasant relaxing atmosphere.It has 3,000 square meters floor area with all passenger services and facilities at ground level. The car-park is adjacent to the Terminal.Main Runway
(10/28) at sea level 1869 meters. Comprehensive operational facilities with an excellent weather record.If you are traveling you are almost certain to meet the men and women of Servisair, our passenger-handling agency. You will also perhaps come across our caterers. For our international travelers there is a bureau de change. We hope that whoever you meet here will remind you of Blackpool Airport's motto 'The Friendly Alternative'.

Runway Lengths

Runway 28 is the main runway that will be in use when winds allow.

Runway
Mag Bearing
(Geo-Mag)
Dimension
of Runway
Strenghth (PNC) & Surface of
Runway and Stopway
Threshold
Co-Ordinates
Threshold
Elevation
07
068 Deg
870 X 30*
14 F/A/W/T - Asphalt
534620.99N
0030226.82W
32 ft
25
248 Deg
870 X 30*
14 F/A/W/T - Asphalt
534629.06N
0030153.37W
28 ft
10
095 Deg
1869X 46*
30 F/A/W/T - Asphalt
534620.04N
0030233.33W
31 ft
28
275 Deg
1869 X 46*
30 F/A/W/T - Asphalt
534625.24N
0030052.27W
27 ft
13
127 Deg
1074 X 23*
14 F/A/W/T - Asphalt
534625.24N
0030230.82W
31 ft
31
307 Deg
1074 X 23*
14 F/A/W/T - Asphalt
530607.31N
0030151.10W
30 ft

The runway edges are delineated by side strip marking. A fourth runway 02/20 is closed

IFR Routings

Inbound from DTY CTA: Via POL VOR Outbound from DTY CTA: Via WAL VOR Outbound to Scottish TMA above FL80: Via SHAPE Outbound to Scottish TMA at FL80: Via DC Visual Reference Points Fleetwood (Golf Course) Inskip (Disused AD) Kirkham Marshside Poulton (Railway Station)

Pilots approaching Blackpool under VFR must always contact Warton LARS 129.52 MHZ in the first instance.

Noise Abatement

Every operator of turbo-jet aircraft shall ensure at all times that aircraft are operated in a manner calculated to cause the least disturbance practicable in areas surrounding the airport.
These requirements may at any time be departed from to the extent necessary for avoiding immediate danger.

The following noise routeings shall apply to departing turbojet aircraft:

Runways 10 and 28 - Climb straight ahead to at least 1500 ft aal before turning onto course.
Runways 13/31 is NOT available for Turbo-jet/Turbo-fan engined aircraft except when weather conditions preclude the use of Runway 10/28.

Note: The above routeings are compatible with normal ATC practice. In individual cases they may be varied owing to operational circumstances

The use of Noise Preferential Routings above is supplementary to the noise abatement takeoff details in Operations Manuals.

Lighting
Approach/Runway:

RW/l0: 300m High intensity centreline with one crossbar, threshold HI bi-directionalgreen with wingbars. White HI Edge. Runway end lights red.

RW/28: 450m HI centreline with 3 crossbars, threshold HI bi-directional green. White

HI Edge. Runway end lights red.

RW/13: Threshold HI unidirectional green wingbars displaced at threshold. White HI Edge*. Runway end lights red.

RW/31: Threshold HI bi-directional green. White HI Edge*. Runway end lights red.RW07/25 Nil.

*Note: edge lights show full width, not usable width.

PAPI's:

Angle of Approach: PAPI's (3 deg) serving RW IO RW28. APAPI's serving RW 31, RW 13.

Taxiways/Apron:

Taxiway: Blue edge lighting. Apron: Floodlights.

Radio\Radar

Approach/Runway:Radar Blackpool Radar 119.95 Mhz
Secondary Frequency 135.95 Mhz
Tower Blackpool Tower 118.4 Mhz
NDB BPL 420khz
ILS Localiser 108.15Mhz
Glidepath 334.55khz
DME CH18Y

Operational Hours

Type of Traffic Permitted (IFR/VFR) IFR/VFR

Meteorology Available on London Volmet 126.6MHZ. ATIS service on 121.75MHZ.

AD Winter: 0700 - 2100 UTC Summer: 0600 - 2000 UTC

Customs and Immigration Winter: 0700 - 2100 UTC Summer: 0600 - 2000 UTC
Subject to 24 hours prior notice

AIS Briefing Office As Aerodrome hours.

MET Briefing Office As Aerodrome hours.

Fuelling As Aerodrome hours.

ARP Co-ordinates and site at AD:
Lat: 534617.62N Long: 0030142.82.W Mid point of Runway 10/28

Direction and distance from city: 2.6 nm SSE of Blackpool
Elevation/Reference temperature: 34 ft - 19 deg C.

AD Administration Address:
Blackpool Airport Limited, BLACKPOOL, Lancashire, FY4 2QY

Telephone: +44 (0)1253 343434
e-mail Admin: admin@blackpoolairport.com
e-mail ATC: atc@blackpoolairport.com

FAX Admin: +44 (0)1253 405009
FAX ATC: +44 (0)1253 4022004

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