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West Auckland Airport, Parakai, planes outside hangers at sunrise

Airport & Pilot Information

West Auckland Airport, Parakai is available for General Aviation, drop-in visitors welcome.

Due to frequent skydiving, please join downwind, base or final (not overhead). 

Flight Instruction

Approach and Circuit

Radio: 123.5 mhz.  

GPS: S36 39.06 E174 26.00

Elevation: 6 ft

Runway: 07 / 25 is 860m long, 740m x 8m of seal.

Aeroclub Facilities

Aeroclub Facilities

Pilot Lounge, briefing area, kitchen, tea/coffee, toilets, showers. Available to local and visiting pilots.

Plus a variety of buildings and facilities available for hire for club events, film production and meetings.

Booking Aircraft and Flight training

Booking Aircraft & Flight Training

Do you want to fly? Login to the ABS Aircraft booking System to book one of our training planes or contact one of the flight trainers who operate out of West Auckland Airport, Parakai.

Aeroclub & Pilot Facilities 

What the West Auckland Airport can provide.

The airport has a pilot lounge available, able to host up to 20 people with kitchen, toilets, shower and flight planning room.

The historic Hinemoa Hall is available for up to 60 people for groups that are too large for the pilot lounge to handle.

Please contact us for more information about booking these buildings.

The airport courtesy car is available for visiting aviators, please contact us to book​.

Club Fly-Ins, Aviation Events and General Use: 

The airport is happy to assist aviation clubs or other non aviation groups wanting a venue to hold events at the airport.

The airport has various levels of facility and buildings available depending on the type of event. 

For aviation events, the organising club can negotiate a bulk rate for landing fees or if they prefer the airport will collect them at the usual rates.

Terms and Conditions for using the West Auckland Airport, Parakai and it's Facilities. 

By entering the West Auckland Airport, Parakai you are agreeing to the latest Terms/Conditions/Fees as published on the this website which are subject to change without notice.  

These terms and conditions are to be read in conjunction with the Airport Landing Plate found in the AIP

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