Enstone Airfield/ Aerodrome (EGTN) 129.880 01608 678204
Constructed in 1942 for the RAF its life was principally as an (OTU) operational training Unit, the RAF are long since gone and they left us with a Grass runway 260/08 1100m and a hard runway (now truncated) 260/08.
Enstone Flying club has been operating for over 30 years and provides 364 days operation for Fuel AvGas 100Ll, Jet A1 and MoGas. With parking for over 60 aircraft, modern Clubhouse with WiFi and hangarage.
A Special place
Enstone Flying Club (EFC) moved to it current location in 2013 to make it possible for the Soho farmhouse project to become a reality. EFC is an autonomous and independent company with use of the privately owned North side grass runway and facilities.
With over 5 acres of ground including Grass and hard parking, plus a facility for overnight camping it is an ideal location for events and hosts many each year.
Rotors running or Hot refueling for helicopters
Enstone is one of the few paces and the only location in Oxfordshire that offer rotors running refueling for helicopters. Our regular clients can be in and out in less than 10 minutes the central location of Enstone makes it an ideal N/S/E/W journey top up point or drop off point with parking for Soho Farm House clients. Enstone also offers a discreet drop off or pickup away from the main operation and prying eyes!
Film, TV and Photography " a great location"
Paul Fowler worked in the entertainment on the technical side industry for over 25 years and has great understanding of what makes it easy for production crews to get what they need.
The facility is regularly used for filming and photography with almost all of the major broadcasters having used the facilities at some time.
BBC, BBC Radio, ITV, C4 Discovery and numerous production companies have all commented on how "easy it was to operate and what a great location"