Aerodrome Information

Solent Airport is a licensed civil aerodrome on the south coast of England operated and managed by Regional and City Airports Management (RCA). 

​Parking and hangarage areas are leased by a variety of organisations/people from the aerodrome owner, Fareham Borough Council.

​Apron Webcam

​The Phoenix Aviation webcam is in the Control Tower building looking north east.

Visitors to Solent Airport are very welcome and our airfields is a popular destination.  Visitors do need to know the briefing on local airspace, procedures and the development work that is ongoing so  PPR (Prior Permission Required) is in operation for non-resident aircraft.

​Solent Airport at Daedalus is operated for Fareham Borough Council by Regional & City Airports Management.

For visiting pilot information please click here.

​Further Local Information for Visiting Pilots

How the Power Circuits are Joined

– help for avoiding nearby airspace at Southampton, Fleetlands and our neighbours houses (we don’t have the overhead, crosswind or deadside joins you might well use elsewhere).

Ideas for Local Places to Eat / See – – come and visit for a B&B stay sometime

Information for dogs visiting by air!

Local Gliding Operations Overview
produced by LFA for visiting pilots

Aerial Views to aid orientation

Local Weather sources

Local Weather, TAF & METAR
UK & European Aeronautical Information Services
Flight Plans

 You can look the ICAO Designator for your aircraft type using the ICAO search facility here.

 CAA Safety Sense Leaflet 20, VFR Flight Plans

 CAP 694, The UK Flight Planning Guide

 RocketRoute : US + Worldwide Flight Planning and Filing [ Sponsored link ]

 UK NATS AFPEx (Assisted Flight Planning Exchange) 

 OLIVIA flight planning tools from France

Southampton, Bournemouth and Shoreham TAF & METAR
Unofficial Live Local Weather

Airfield WebCams

Links are provided below to the AIS sites of various countries click the flag icon for the one you want. These generally provide access to the AIP (including aerodrome information & charts), AIC, and NOTAM. If you find a link broken or have suggestions for additional content please tell the Webmaster








United Kingdom