General Aviation: Charges, Opening Hours and Pilots Information

Terms and Conditions of Use & Airport Charges

2020/21 Terms and Conditions of Use & Airport Charges for HIAL Airports – published 31.12.19

2020/21 Terms and Conditions of Use & Airport Charges for Dundee Airport – published 31.12.19

Out of Hours Permit Scheme (updated 22 December 2020)

The Out of Hours Permit Scheme is suspended with immediate effect and until further notice.  Any new requests will not currently be processed. 

Please note, if you have recently posted an application form this will also not be processed as our Head Office building is currently closed. 

Please direct any questions to bstdoccontrol@hial.co.uk.

Arrangements for flights outside of official opening hours – updated 26.04.19

HIAL Out of Hours Permit Application Form – published 30.06.20


Pilots Information

Weather/Aerodrome Information
An automatic weather and aerodrome information service for the following airports can obtained during aerodrome opening hours. Please telephone:

  • Benbecula: 01870 604 818
  • Kirkwall : 01856 878 476
  • Inverness: 01667 464 255
  • Stornoway: 01851 707 444
  • Sumburgh: 01950 461 037
  • Wick John O’Groats: 01955 607 596

For meteorological information, please contact:
Meteorological Office
Fitzroy Road
Exeter
Devon
EX1 3PB
Telephone: 0870 900 0100
Website: www.metoffice.gov.uk

For pre-flight planning information, please visit the website of the National Air Traffic Services Ltd.

For UK airspace restrictions information, please contact:
CAA Directorate of Airspace Policy
CAA House
45-59 Kingsway
London
WC2B 6TE
Telephone: 020 7453 6500
Fax: 020 7453 6565
Website: www.caa.co.uk