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FLYING IN TO WARBIRDS OVER WANAKA INTERNATIONAL AIRSHOW?

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

PRIVATE AIRCRAFT ARE WELCOME AT WARBIRDS OVER WANAKA INTERNATIONAL AIRSHOW

This information is for owners of private aircraft, jets and helicopters who wish to attend the Airshow, from New Zealand or overseas.

Please note aircraft parking is at a premium. If you are intending to fly in to Warbirds Over Wanaka please complete the form below to register for an aircraft parking space. 

https://forms.gle/WaVb7dimFBf2tBTW8

 

NOTAMS and the AIP Supplement will be available nearer the Airshow to ensure you have the latest information to fly in. 

Your aircraft park is at the end of the runway 11.  There will be a 'Follow Me' vehicle which will lead you to the aircraft parking area.  If you are escorted to the opposite side of the runway there will be a shuttle to take you back to the airshow entrance where you can purchase tickets for the Airshow and adhere to any Health & Safety requirements in place. Or pre purchase tickets online from Ticketek.  All tickets purchased on line will be at a cheaper rate than tickets purchased at the gate.

 
All private aircraft must adhere to these times to fly in

  • Prior to Thursday - anytime

  • Thursday 28th March - prior to 0950, then between 1205 and 1400 and after 1705 NZDT

  • Friday 29th March - prior to 0950, then between 1205 and 1400 and after 1715 NZDT     

  • Saturday and Sunday (Airshow days) - before 0930 arrival and departure after 1630 or when the Airshow finishes. 

 
Private Helicopters are able to land at Wanaka Airport's Private Aircraft Parking area at anytime until Friday morning 0930. Caution is required for Airshow practise sessions.  Prior to 0930 Saturday and Sunday (airshow days) and after 1630. Tickets can be purchased at the gate or pre purchase tickets on line from Ticketek.

Arrival and Departure procedures will be available nearer the time.

 

NB NO HELICOPTER FLY-INS/OUT ARE TO TAKE PLACE DURING ANY MILITARY DISPLAY.