General Aviation

Information for Pilots
Pilots are requested to read the following information regarding the airport’s operational information. Please contact the airport before planning your flight.  Islay Airport is strictly 3 hours PPR.

Aircraft Refuelling Services
Avgas 100LL is available at the airport during opening hours.

Air Charters
The following providers offer air charter services:

Company Contact Information Website
Loganair 0141 848 7594 www.loganair.co.uk
PDG Helicopters 0870 607 9000 www.pdgaviationservices.com
Air Charter Scotland Ltd 0131 339 8008 www.aircharterscotland.com
Woodgate Executive Air Charter 0184 942 2478 www.woodair.com
Signature Flight Support 0141 887 8348 www.signatureflight.com
Hebridean Air Services 0845 805 7465 www.hebrideanair.co.uk

Customs Foreign Arrivals & Departure Procedures

Rules are:

  • If departing Islay direct to an EU destination – No notification required
  • If arriving at Islay direct from another EU airfield – 4 Hours notice required
  • Departures to and Arrivals from the Channel Islands – 12 Hours notice required
  • Departures to and Arrivals from all other non EU Airports – 24 Hours notice required