Pilot/ Airport Information
Since acquiring the airport in 1993, Gamston Aviation Limited has carried out a continuous programme of improvements to facilities. These comprise of a complete runway resurfacing, improvements to taxiways, hard standings, and tie-down areas. Additionally, the amount of hangar space has more than doubled and a new elevated control tower and fire station has been constructed. Office facilities for rental have also been added to accommodate on-site businesses.
These developments, together with our impressive catering facility, provide a modern and attractive general aviation airfield for the basing of your aircraft, or a stop-over for visiting corporate and private aircraft.
As a winner of the AOPA “Aerodrome of the Year Award”, our philosophy is to bring the service and standards of major airports to general aviation, without delays or added costs.
Why Retford (Gamston) Airport ?
Retford (Gamston) Airport is ideally located for Nottinghamshire, South Yorkshire and Lincolnshire, with excellent fast road and rail links being adjacent to the A1 and M18 motorway. London is also under 90 minutes travelling time from Retford train station.
We are a fast refuelling link for fixed wing and rotary aircraft as well as being able to offer meeting facilities in our terminal building.
Probably the friendliest and most flexible general aviation facility in the UK, just the place to base your aircraft or for you to fly into with your family, clients and friends. We look forward to welcoming you to Retford Gamston Airport.