1. General information:
Ylivieska was earlier an airport for commercial air traffic. Today the field is fully for sport flying, and offers many possibilities in that area. The distance to Ylivieska centre is some 10 km. There are all town services, hotels etc. Especially in the summer there is a lot of paragliding and schooling in the field, which is worth noting (towing by car). There are five lightplanes and three ultralights on the field. Motor flying training, paragliding and helicopter activities. Various car and motorcycle events are also organied in the field.
Note right hand approach to runway 33!