Aerodrome Technical Information
**CAUTION** Following recent misidentification by visiting pilots confusing Warton Aerodrome with Blackpool Airport, the following information notice has been produced to help prevent a further incident. All pilots are reminded to exercise caution as misidentification is common and ensure you have both Aerodromes in sight before requesting a visual approach, checking DME range against visual reference when established on final approach.
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No aircraft de-icing facilities are available at Blackpool Airport.
|Aerodrome Name:||Blackpool Airport|
|Aerodrome Location:||2.6nm SSE of Blackpool|
|Aerodrome ARP:||53° 46'18" N 003° 01'43" W Midpoint of RW10/28|
|Radio:||119.950 MHz Call sign - 'Blackpool Tower and Approach'.|
RFF Category 3 accepted under Remission. RFF Category 3 and 4 by prior arrangement. Higher Cat available on request subject to surcharge and availability, see Fees & Charges.
|Prior Permission Required:||PPR required|
|Opening Hours:||07:00 - 21:00 Local time
Out of Hours Agreements mandatory in advance of use, for all aircraft wishing to operate outside of published opening hours.