1. General information:
Kauhava, a former Finnish Air Force field, offers an excellent environment for aviation activities. The field is owned by LSK Business Park Oy, and operated by Ilmasotakoulun Lentokerho Ry (local flying club). Kauhava is an active gliding and general aviation airfield. Additionally, there is a lot of paragliding and aero-modelling activity. The field is located just a couple of kilometers from Kauhava downtown with all basic services close at hand.
Changes in TWY usage as follows:
TWY connections E and F closed permanently Usable TWY connections: A, B, C, D and G
JUL 19 – 22 2018 National glider and power aerobatic championship The location of the competition box can be seen in the picture published on the Ilmasotakoulun Lentokerho website not later than on JUL 18.
Arriving and departing traffic is asked to contact the competition starting line 10 minutes (at minimum) prior to the planned action. Traffic will be separated according to competition flights. Radio call: Start line boss.
Other general information:
Check for availability during winter season. Please notice that open airfield may be slippery or even in unusable condition. Operator does not guarantee RWY availability 24/7. PIC holds the final responsibility.