Formerly known as RAF Westhampnett, the airfield has been here since WWII, serving as a satellite to RAF Tangmere. Located in West Sussex, it is the south coast’s focal point for flying excellence. Pilots and passengers enjoy bird’s-eye views over the Solent and Isle of Wight.


Flying Experiences

With beautiful views of the coastline and rolling hills of West Sussex and Hampshire, there can be few experiences more memorable than a flight in the skies above Goodwood.

Goodwood Flying SchooL

The Flying School teaches and trains would-be and current pilots. Courses and lessons are available for all ages and abilities. The team of experienced, friendly Flight Instructors will give you the best possible experience.

Goodwood Aero Club

Indulge your passion for aviation – whether you fly, have flown or are just interested in meeting like-minded people. Through membership of the Goodwood Aero Club, you will receive exclusive benefits and enjoy a lively social calendar.


Pilot Information

Goodwood Aerodrome welcomes members and visiting pilots all year round. For PPR, live weather feeds, circuit patterns and more, visit our Pilot Information page.

Aerodrome CAFÉ

There is plenty of indoor and outdoor seating available to enjoy with beautiful views of the grass runway and historic Motor Circuit - the perfect spot to enjoy a cup of tea and a delicious lunch.

The Rob Wildeboer Scholarship

To remember and honour Rob Wildeboer, the Goodwood Flying School Manager, who sadly passed away in 2021, a number of scholarships were made available to help a number of students on their aviation journeys.



I learnt to fly at Goodwood and often fly in and out of the Aerodrome. The views of the coastline and the South Downs are just incredible – there just isn’t anywhere in the country that comes close.

James Martin

British Chef and Television Presenter


Use our facility

Located at the heart of the historic airfield, Goodwood Aerodrome is a wonderful choice for your next meeting or event. The modern, glass-fronted building offers stunning views of the runway and the rooftop viewing platform is ideal for an evening drinks reception. Our teaching room is popular with smaller groups and perfect for those wanting to book a group activity afterwards - like Grapefruit Bombing!

Flying at Goodwood


Goodwood Aerodrome

  • Goodwood Aero Club Cotton Twill Baseball Cap

    Goodwood Aero Club Cotton Twill Baseball Cap


  • Goodwood Aerodrome Woven Silk Tie

    Goodwood Aerodrome Woven Silk Tie


  • Aerodrome Magnet

    Aerodrome Magnet


  • Goodwood Spitfire Cuddly Toy

    Goodwood Spitfire Cuddly Toy



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