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Take-off and landing sites near Ascot ???


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I'm new to PPG but have 350hours single engine aircraft experience and I also have some 750 parachute jumps. So picked up powered trike flying quite easily after 1 hour instruction. On the continent it's easy to find a field for FREE take-off and landing and I wanted to know if that's possible here - perhaps it's a closely guarded secret?

I live in Ascot (under the Heathrow TMA) and would like to find nearby sites.

Thank you and Happy flying.


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HI Tobago,

I live in Bracknell, I'm afraid you need to travel west, to the Binfield area and almost to the M4 before you're clear of the Heathrow no fly.

I do know of a field in that area and once I've established a good relationship with the guy that owns it I'll share the info.

I'm not feeling quite as lonely in Bracknell anymore; I've met another guy from Bracknell and now you. A few more and we can start a club :D



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There is a site in guildofrd!!! its a bit hush hush as the land owner dosnt want to many flying out of there but its a good site. its just off the A3 out side of guildofrd If i remember is homested farm. he charges £8 per day

and if you fancy a drive south we have a few fields down here in west sussex....

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