LITTLE RISSINGTON

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LITTLE RISSINGTON
EGVL
222 m MSL
Sunrise: 06:41 UTC
Sunset: 17:01 UTC
51°52'01" N 01°41'39" W
United Kingdom (GB)
Airfield (civil/military)

Frequency

PurposeTypeFrequencyName
CommunicationINFO124.100Rissington Radio

Runways

General information
RWY Direction Elevation Dimension Surface Strength TORA LDA Operations
13/31
132
312
222 m MSL 975 x 45 m Asphalt (ASPH) n/a
975 m
929 m
active
04/22
39
219
222 m MSL 1311 x 45 m Asphalt (ASPH) n/a
1491 m
1491 m
1311 m
1311 m
active
09/27
86
266
222 m MSL 1074 x 45 m Asphalt (ASPH) n/a
1074 m
1074 m
active
Navaids
RWY Direction ILS PAPI
13/31
132
312
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
04/22
39
219
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
09/27
86
266
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a

Services

Fuel
n/a

Remarks

Intense glider flying, at weekends and PHs within 5nm radius.
Periods of intense use for Tac AT, military parachuting and military helicopters mon-fri.
2 FTS monitors 124·100MHz (Rissington Radio) frequency when operational.
Glider launches may be encountered up to 2,000ft, with gliders operating up to 8000ft AAL or FL080, whichever is the lower.
Airfield also utilised by Air Drop Wing as a DZ and occasional use by RAF Benson/Odiham based helicopters under ‘field landing’ conditions.
Appropriate operating authority will publish operating times, frequency and airspace dimensions via NOTAM; however, helicopter movements not always NOTAM’d.

Nearest airports

Title ICAO code Frequency Distance View
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BRIZE NORTON EGVN 123.725 MHz 15.1 km view
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ENSTONE EGTN 129.880 MHz 19.7 km view
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FAIRFORD EGVA 124.800 MHz 21.44 km view
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Layer 1
SOUTH CERNEY EGCY 25.26 km view
heli_civil Created with Sketch (http://www.bohemiancoding.com/sketch) H
CHELTENHAM EGBC 25.65 km view

Nearest navaids

Title ID Frequency/Channel Declination Range Distance View
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BRIZE NORTON BZ 386.000 -0.88° 14.55 km view
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BRIZE NORTON BZN 111.900 CH56X -0.88° 14.6 km view
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FAIRFORD FFA 113.400 CH81X -0.94° 21.81 km view
navaid_ndb Created with Sketch (http://www.bohemiancoding.com/sketch)
OXFORD OX 367.500 -0.79° 25 km 25.81 km view
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GLOUCESTERSHIRE GST 331.000 -1.11° 25 km 32.73 km view

Nearest hotspots

Title Type Occurrence Distance View
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