RAF Cosford is located in Donnington in the county of Shropshire, 7 nautical miles north west of Wolverhampton

Cosford Tower/Ground278.675/128.650
Cosford Approach306.7/135.875

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 airfield

Light aircraft fly the circuit at a height of 800 feet QFE

Rotary, medium and heavy aircraft fly the circuit at a height of 1000 feet QFE

Only descend to the circuit height when visual with all the circuit traffic

All aircraft should contact Cosford approach prior to entering the ATZ

Gliders operate at the airfield, including via winch launch, up to 3000 feet outside published hours

Avoid overflying the village of Albrighton 1 nautical mile to the south east of the airfield

Air ambulances operate 24 hours a day

Who to Contact

Below is the order in which you should contact a controller




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