In addition to flying activities drag racing is often organised on the airfield. Schedules for these races are detailed in NOTAM messages.
Sunset and sunrise and the SERA definition of night
Finnish time today, 18.02.2020 - Night ends: 07:23 - Sunrise: 08:14 - Sunset: 17:07 - Night begins: 17:57
Times tomorrow - Night ends tomorrow: 07:20 - Sunrise tomorrow: 08:10 - sunset tomorrow: 17:10 - Night begins tomorrow: 18:00
1. General information:
A good airfield in the immediate neighborhood of the Kalajoki sand dunes. A swimbath, four hotels, a golf course, the largest camping site in Finland etc. are within a five minute walk.
The new very visible landmark has risen on the airfield. A ex passenger aircraft hangar brought from Helsinki-Vantaa. It dominates the landscape and can be seen approaching the airfield long before Kalajoki hotels
Runwas: 05/23 – 1200 x 30 m – asphalt gravel
Radio frequency: 123,400
Airport elevation: 13 m (43 ft)
Fuel availability: Maintained by the local flying club.
4. Sight seeing and services
There is plenty to see in the neighborhood of the field, both from the air and from the ground. Sandy beaches by the sea, river mouths, wide-spread fields, Kalajoki town, Golf course etc. There are some 10 restaurants within a 5 minute walk.