Piikajärvi - EFPI
1. Sunset and sunrise and the SERA definition of night
|Finnish time today, 02.10.2023 - Night ends: 06:58 - Sunrise: 07:40 - Sunset: 19:02 - Night begins: 19:44||Times tomorrow - Night ends tomorrow: 07:00 - Sunrise tomorrow: 07:43 - sunset tomorrow: 18:59 - Night begins tomorrow: 19:41|
2. General information:
The Kokemäki Piikajärvi airfield is a regional sport flying centre maintained by Piikajärven Ilmailuyhdistys Piikajärvi Flying Club. The Pori, Rauma, Kokemäki and Vakka-Suomi flying clubs, and Pori-based Länsilentäjät operate at Piikajärvi. Flyers arriving at Piikajärvi should be aware of the lively gliding and motor-flying activity, often there are also hanggliders in the air. Towplanes are used for lunching gliders. Piikajärvi lake, immediately adjacent to the hangars, is suitable for swimming. There is also a sauna by the lake. Accommodation is in the new 2001 built clubhouse, in double rooms. A well equipped kitchen (micro oven, dishwasher, refrigerators etc), washing-room, TV-room, and toilets. Outdoors there is also a grilling shelter.The field further provides a flight-planning space.
3. Price Information:
Landing fee 5€
Season card 50€ (active for one calendar year)
4. The Airport:
Surfaced runways, taxiways, and apron in good condition. Field area outside runways covered with low-growing heather.
5. Basic data:
6. Sight seeing and services
Piikajärvi airfield is situated in the centre of beautiful Satakunta-county. Nearby towns; Kokemäki, Harjavalta – distance some 10 km – Pori – at some 40 km and Rauma at some 50 km, offer interesting sights and cultural experiences. Nearby are further the ancient cultural sites of Köyliö and Eura. Some 4 km from the field is the Pitkäjärvi camping centre, offering swimming, food etc. Harjavalta and Kokemäki towns provide shopping, restaurant, and other services.
7. Contact information:
Piikajärvi flying center Phone +358 44 5467421
Airport chief, Ari Pullinen Phone +358 40 860 9795.
Porin Ilmailukerho ry Flying Club Phone +358 2 632 4888.
EFPO TWR Phone +358 2 6100 6050.
Taxi +358 2 106 0664