We are mid-way between Cambridge and Peterborough, just off the A141:
From the north: Follow signs for the A141 and March/Huntingdon. After the roundabout at the southern end of the March bypass take the 3rd turn to the left (opposite Wimblington church) the B1093 sign posted for Downham Market.
From the south: once on the the A141, follow the signs for March. Continue on past Chatteris until you come to a right hand turning (opposite Wimblington church) the B1093 sign posted for Downham Market.
Once on the B1093 take the first right after about 500 yards, signposted Parachute and Microlight Centre. Continue along the minor road for about 2 miles, the airfield can be found on the right hand side.
From the east: From Norfolk route via the A1122 or take the A47 at Kings Lynn south past Wisbech towards the A141.
From the west: Take the A47 past Peterborough and join the A141 at Guyhirn.
Postal address: Chatteris Airfield, Nr March, Cambridgeshire, PE15 0FB
You are very welcome to fly in but PPR is essential. Parking for visiting aircaft is limited and some sections of the airfield are unsuitable for light aircaft at the moment.
Incoming aircraft need to monitor 129.905 to establish if the circuit is busy. No overhead joins. There is no full time A/G so your calls may not be answered. If no reply and circuit appears clear, please make blind calls. If the circuit is busy or parachuting is taking place, hold to the east and await the call: ALL CANOPIES ARE DOWN.
CIRCUIT HEIGHT: 700ft
19, 21, 24 and 29 LH
01, 03, 06 and 11 RH
There are telegraph cables on the threshold of runway 29.
Avoid overflying local habitation.
DO NOT OVERFLY THE DROPZONE AT ANY TIME.
Airfield plate reproduced with the kind permission of Pooleys.