Military Flying Activity: Local training schedule

There will be rotary activity from 20th-23rd September 2021.

Planned military flying times at Keevil airfield are published on RAF Brize Norton – they have changed their website recently, so CLICK HERE for Flying Info and scroll to the bottom of the page for LOCAL SCHEDULED TRAINING SORTIES where you can download a PDF of the latest schedule for Keevil.

47th Regiment Royal Artillery Watchkeeper activity on Keevil Airfield

See stakeholder update dated 20th July 2021 sent to Keevil Parish Council: 47thRA_20210719-Stakeholder_Engagement_Letter-V3-O, which details the success of the trials so far, as well as the importance of keeping outside the perimeter fence during operating hours. 47th Regiment RA are keen to have an Open Day for the public at some stage, but the first step was a briefing on the airfield for invited stakeholders and Keevil and Steeple Ashton Parish Councils on 26th July 2021.

More about Watchkeeper and 47 RA – and they have a great Facebook page

Details of the proposal to fly the Watchkeeper Tactical Unmanned Air System from Keevil for three months beginning in May 2021 in the documents below and also on the CAA’s Airspace Change Portal

Motorsports on the Airfield

From time to time motorsport events are held in the summer. The next event is planned for Friday 10th September and 24th September 2021 with set-up the day before. Councillor Rob Kevan liaises with the organisers, please contact him with any queries on 07503 212965

Salisbury Plain Training Area (SPTA) newsletter

September 2018: Static Display of Aircraft on Keevil Airfield

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