Training & exercises

Glasgow Prestwick Airport is an ideal training facility. It offers relatively clear airspace and landing and take-off over sea and countryside.

Training bookings can be taken at short notice.

Glasgow Prestwick Airport regularly hosts large scale military exercises supporting UK and foreign aircraft.

Airfield facilities include:

Glasgow Prestwick Airport’s airfield operates 24 hours a day and has no curfews, noise restrictions or slot constraints.

We offer access to two major runways 2,986M (12/30) and 1,905M (03/21) – one of which is the longest commercial runway north of Manchester Airport.

  • Category 1 instrument runway 12/30 with centre line lighting and visual runway 03/21.
  • NDB / DME – ILS / DME approaches available.
  • 24 hour RFFS Category 7 (upgrades to 8/9 available at short notice)

Ample areas available for aircraft parking.

Get in touch to find out more about how you can access our first class facilities for your training requirements.