Fair Isle aerodrome is located on the Fair Isle Island in the Shetlands

Fair Isle Radio118.030
Sumburgh Radar131.300

Runway 24 is the preferential runway when there is a tailwind component of 5 knots or less and the runway is dry

The taxiway chart can be viewed here


Circuits operate to the south of the aerodrome

Aircraft should not be flown low over islands or cliffs

Runway is banked above the surrounding land and during westerly winds pilots may experience turbulence

Grounds falls away steeply approximately 30 metres from each end of the runway

Runway surface is prone to moss growth and may be slippery in patches, particularly when wet

High levels of birds, especially between May and August. Highest area of risk is on final approaches

Who to Contact

Below is the order in which you should contact a controller




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