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Sanday Airport

Sanday Airport
Britten-Norman Islander taking off at Sanday
Airport type Private
Operator Orkney Islands Council
Serves Sanday, Orkney
Elevation AMSL 66 ft / 20 m
EGES is located in Orkney Islands
Location in Orkney
Direction Length Surface
m ft
03/21 527 1,729 Graded hardcore
11/29 426 1,398 Grass
17/35 386 1,266 Grass
Sources: UK AIP at NATS[1]

Sanday Airport (ICAO: EGES) is located 20 NM (37 km; 23 mi) north northeast of Kirkwall Airport on Sanday, Orkney Islands, Scotland.

Sanday Aerodrome has a CAA Ordinary Licence (Number P541) that allows flights for the public transport of passengers or for flying instruction as authorised by the licensee (Orkney Islands Council). The aerodrome is not licensed for night use.[2]

Airlines and destinations

Airlines Destinations
Loganair Kirkwall, Stronsay


  1. ^ Sanday - EGES
  2. ^ Civil Aviation Authority Aerodrome Ordinary Licences

External links

  • Orkney Islands Council
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