Recreation Aviation in the Best of the Web UK Directory

Recreation Aviation

Action for Airfields

An independent campaign encouraging grass roots support for General Aviation airfields in the UK; includes news, campaign information, and background resources.


A website for air enthusiasts, with details of air shows, aircraft of the world, museums and preserved aircraft, operators, photo galleries,and information about books and magazines.

The Airship Heritage Trust

Charitable volunteer-run organisation that promotes the interest and study in the history of airships and lighter than air travel.

Dragon Balloon Company

Cites the company's history of operations. Includes information on flight safety and launch venues.

Eshott Airfield

An airfield in Northumberland offering facilities and services for microlights and all kinds of light aircraft.

The Hawker Association

Formed by and for persons who have worked for Hawker Aircraft Co Ltd and its descendent companies.

National Private Pilots Licence

An official guide to gaining a licence to fly UK-registered single engined aircraft, microlights, and self-powered gliders; includes a FAQ, fees, forms, and syllabuses.

Strathaven Airfield

Owned and operated by The Scottish Flying Club; includes a history, information about their facilities and microlight training, current weather, and events.

UK Emergency Aviation

An enthusiast for the United Kingdom's police and ambulance aircraft maintains a library of resources about the sector and its helicopters, with photo galleries.

Wings Around the World

Polly Vacher's website celebrating her long-distance solo and single-engined flights, including several that broke records; includes details of charities supported and her book titles.

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