420 ft AMSL
SHIFNAL SHAW LANE
3.6 nm W of EGWC Cosford
No A/G Radio. Blind calls. Recommend contact Cosford Approach
Rwy Dim(m) Surface TORA(m) LDA(m) Lighting
18/36 350x18 Grass Nil
10/28 445x18 Grass Nil
Advisory declared distances.
Op hours: 08:00 to 20:00 daylight hours only. Aircraft landing after 20:00 will not be permitted to depart until 08:01 next day.
PPR essential and required: Andy 07764 198607, Alan 07749 179884
Landing Fee: Donations to Air Ambulance.
Customs: Nil, Hangarage: Nil Maintenance: Nil
Remarks: Operated by Wrekin Microlight Flying Club. Unlicensed airfield.
Intense military activity during weekdays; Airfield resides in AIAA zone. It is advised that contact be made with RAF Shawbury. Occasional military helicopter movements weekdays.
Power lines 30ft AGL crossing approach to Rwy 10. Fences 4 ft high run parallel to both runways South and East from intersection.
Call 'Shifnal traffic' on 129.830 (NEW 8.33 Freq.) with 5mins to run.
Join from any direction overhead runway intersection at 1500ft QFE.
Do not overfly no-fly zones below 1500ftQFE.
No deadside. No straight in approaches.
Fit into circuit pattern by heading up wind of chosen runway. Descend to circuit height of 500ft before reaching the exit gate corners. Do not overfly any dwellings.
Pilots land at their discretion.
Exit from the circuit via the NW and SW gates at no less than 1000ft.
Fuel by prior arrangement.
RWY SURFACE DIM(m) LIGHTING
18/36 Grass 350x18 Nil
10/28 Grass 445x18 Nil
Runway 36 down slopes towards railway cutting at last 100 metres
Radio 129.830 (NEW 8.33 Freq.) Blind calls to 'Shifnal Traffic'