Welcome to Baxby Airsports

Baxby Airsports has been established since 1986 and over the years has developed an impressive and comprehensive range of sales, services and facilities for aircraft owners and students
We have a lively social life in association with the North Yorkshire Flying Club, with fly-outs to other clubs and events in this country and abroad [Orkney - France - Isle of Wight - Ireland] There are monthly club meetings - usually with interesting speakers - and regular social events.

Visit us and find out how much fun flying can be in a relaxed and friendly club atmosphere.

From complete beginners looking for an initial trial flight to bespoke flight training tailored to meet your needs.

Apart from our own airfield with three grass runways, we have the use of a variety of sites in the surrounding area, which adds greater variety and wider experience to your training.

Full services for microlight owners are offered: check flights, aircraft inspections and repairs, aircraft sales, storage, hangarage and fuel.


The school offers flying tuition with highly qualified instructors on both Flexwing and 3-axis aircraft, from complete novice to NPPL[M]; ground school, lectures, examinations and conversion courses.

The school’s CFI has over 25 years experience as a flying instructor and a wide knowledge of many form of aviation. He has a PPL[A], Commercial Pilot’s Licence [Hot-Air Balloons] and was for several years a gliding instructor.

There is an attractive clubhouse where meals and refreshments are served, a pilot shop supplying everything for the flyer and enthusiast. There are camping facilities and self-catering accommodation on site, and a holiday cottage on the farm. Bed and breakfast is available in the village, where there is a Michelin 'Bib Gourmand ' pub .

We operate all the year round, Wednesday to Sunday —weather permitting.