Lancashire Aero Club was established in 1922, is the oldest active flying club in the UK and possibly the world. It was based at Barton Aerodrome from 1947 until early 2007 but has now left for another venue, although we are actively seeking an airfield of our own.


Next KHF Opening :- 


KHF will Re-Open on 18-19th May 2019


(Please phone before you set off - New Phone Number 07494310487)


Future events at VL Barton - 7:30 pm

"Tues 19th March - Dr John Ackroyd 'The Spitfire Wing' and a video of the Spitfire"

"Tues 16th April - Terry Cook 'Experience Crewing the Tornado' "

"Tues 14th May - Eddie Little's talk 'The First Flight to Ireland' "


"National Kids Fly Day event - Aviation without Borders at Barton - Sat 9th June 2019"


Frequency Changes

Link to NATS Frequency Changes

Your Help is Needed

Aviation without borders - Fly in a Spitfire Raffle

Save Wellesbourne Airfield - Donations Urgently needed


Landing Competition Winner 2018     

Well Done   Tom Carter - LAC Winner


Well Done   Tony Maclean - Non LAC Winner

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National Kids Fly Day   Thanks to LAC  pilots, members, helpers and LAC flying school in making this another fantastic day.  

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The new entrance has now been finsished !


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Barton Frequency Change - From 23rd October 2018  Barton Tower frequency will be 120.255 with 8.33Khz compliance

Link to NATS Frequency Changes

PLB new regulations

PilotAware Website

Hawarden RMZ will commence on March 30th 2017

Leeds Frequency Change to 134.575 from 8th December 2016

City Airport Survey - LINK

Interesting Old Elevator - August 1929

Barton Conspicuity Squawk '7365'

New Medical Declaration - CAA

New Live Site - Medical Declaration - CAA

LAC Events Calender

LAC News Sheet

National News Summary

*** New Aircraft Shares - see Aircraft-Links - Aircraft Sales info

Joining the Club

Join the premier aero club in the North West by downloading a membership application form here.

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Kenyon Hall Farm Strip

Strip now closed for winter unless advertised as open. Check main menu for latest information. Call 07494 310487 for permission before setting off. Use SafetyCom to announce arrival.

New 'LAC BLOG' in addition to our social media platforms for LAC.

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Aircraft shares

More offers here.

Aircraft hire discount

for members, details here

Site privacy policy

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Committee meeting minutes

are available on the Members Forum for download.