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Waikerie Aerodrome South Australia

 

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Waikerie Aerodrome South Australia

Waikerie Aerodrome in South Australia is located 2 nautical miles east of the town of Waikerie in the locality of Holder, South Australia. The flat dry terrain in the area provides good thermals for gliding. The airport is home to the Waikerie Gliding Club. Waikerie hosted the 14th World Gliding Championships in 1974.

Both powered aircraft and gliders use the Waikerie Aerodrome.

Elevation
138
Area Forecast
50
Strip Direction
02 / 20 : 08 / 26
GPS Position
34° 1103 S
140° 0150 E
ALA Code
YWKI
Strip Length
832 : 960
WAC Chart
3458
FIA
Melb Centre 125.3 Circuit area
Strip Surface
Gravel : Sealed
Owner / Operator
Loxton / Waikerie District Council
(08) 8541 0700
ARO 0429 589 664
Windsock
1 –
ASIC Security / Vis Vest
No
Fuel
Nil
Distance to Town
2 NM
Lighting
RWY 08/26 PAL 119.6
Aircraft Parking
Yes
Transport
Landing Fees
Nil
Special Procedures and Comments: CTAF 126.7
Gliders operate common circuits direction on separate strips alongside RWYS.

Also checkout: Loxton Airport