DATE: JANUARY 27, 2018



TIME: 3:00PM


Photo of Fly-In - Ron Cooper

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47th Annual Stanley Fly-In*



Coordinates 45.10055, - 63.92055

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Airport information

Listed in Canada Flight Supplement - Yes

Appears on a VFR Navigation Chart - Yes

Airport Elevation 95Ft

Magnetic Variation19W

Surface 09-27 turf, some asphalt/gravel, 02-20 is turf and 15-33 is turf. Runways 02/20 and 09/27 Surfaces deteriorating.

Night Flying - No

Maintained Year Round - No

Radio Communications Unicom limited hours 122.8

Telephone on the Airport - Yes (902-632-22510)

Customs Airport Entry - No


Fees and fuel

Comments About Fees - No landing fees on any aircraft.

Fuel Prices 100LL (Fly-In only) $1.70/litre

Fuel Price Comments - Price Varies with each delivery.

Fuel/Dealers - Fuel for club aircraft guests only


Airport Management - Stanley Sport Aviation

Airport Management Phone - 902-632-2251

Airport Web Site -


Other General Aviation Services on the Airport - Washrooms, shower, bunk room, clubhouse.

Hotels/Motels with pick up at Airport - - Travel Guide and HD TV Travel Channel for Nova Scotia


Bed & amp; Breakfasts with pick up at Airport - - Travel Guide and HD TV Travel Channel for Nova Scotia

Restaurants on the airport or nearby- - Travel Guide and HD TV Travel Channel for Nova Scotia

On-Airport Camping - Yes

Washrooms - Yes

Nearest COPA Flight - HALIFAX, Flight 60: 1998, Brian I Chappell, 21 Bedford St., Bedford, NS, B4A 1W7.

Phone - 902-835-4843

Remarks Reflectors on 27 only. Runway end lights may be available with sufficient notice. Stanley Airport is nestled among the farms and trees on the eastern end of the Annapolis Valley in Nova Scotia. Built in 1940/41, it served for those years as a primary training field for prospective bomber and fighter pilots. These future pilots trained in Fleet Finches and de Havilland Tiger Moths. The field consisted of and still maintains three runways, 27-09 mainly grass over old asphalt base - 2,400 feet. 33-15 grass strip 1,600 feet and 02-20 grass only south end 1800 feet usable, NORTH of 15/33 INTERSECTION NOT USABLE. Stanley is situated 22 nautical miles from Halifax International almost directly on the approach to Runway 15 at YHZ. General location map: =N+45+06+02 W+63+55+14 &hl=en&ie=UTF8&om=1&ll=45.267155,-63.918457&spn=3.409677,10.898438 Google sat photo:,-63.920517&spn=0.026717,0.085144&om=1

Local Tourism Contacts & amp; Telephone Numbers Tourism Nova Scotia, Tel.: 1-800-565-0000 - Travel Guide and HD TV Travel Channel for Nova Scotia

Local Activities, Sights & amp; Events of Interest to Visitors - Victoria Day Weekend, May, Annual Fly-In Breakfast Saturday & Sunday, 8 AM to Noon both days. - Labour Day weekend - Annual Fly-In (2017 will be the 46th), Friday arrivals, free corn boil & live music around the bonfire Friday evening. Saturday, flying, aircraft judging, forums, Auction early evening, mingle around the fire later. Sunday wrap-up and departures.

Comments about Stanley 44th Fly-In

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Pictured Above: Stanley Aerodrome-CCW4

N 45.05.02 - W 63.55.14



The 46th Annual Stanley Fly-In

September 1-3, 2017


Directions to Stanley Airfield

From Halifax area; take HWY 101 to exit 4 at St.Croix to Highway 1. Turn right and proceed to Newport Corners and turn left onto HWY 215. Follow that through to Brooklyn at turn right at the monument (across from Irving station). Proceed up the hill and come to Petro Canada and turn left at that intersection. Down a hill across a small white bridge and up hill to next intersection. Turn right on to HWY 236.Follow 236 about 13 kms to Stanley. See sign for airport with left turn, down on gravel road across the river, up the hill and turn right, go 50 meters to airport at yellow gate.

NOTE: On HWY 236 there is an alternate route to Stanley from Scotch Village by turning left there and taking the North River Road. This has signs posted to Stanley Airport.

Other Links

Nav Canada Canadian Owners and Pilots Association COPA Flight 60