2023 Events Calendar
Please note, only some events are open to the public.
Our 2023 events will be published in Jan 2023.
13th May 2023
STOL Landing Competition
Land it short!!
The Sleap STOL comp is back on Saturday the 13th and BBQ evening thereafter. The airfield open until late. Beer and BBQ until 7:30pm.
Competitors will be judged on combined takeoff and landing distance.
Pilots wishing to enter must contact us to pre-book. The pilots must have adequate experience in short field landing techniques and have a suitable aircraft. Entry in unsuitable aircraft is prohibited. (as are helicopters!) The pilot brief starts at 11:00 in the office. There will be no change to normal flying operations.
At 5pm onwards the airfield and new Spitfire Grill & BBQ remains open for a member and fly-in BBQ event. There will be music and SAC members and visiting pilots are all welcome. Alcohol and food is available, but you can bring your own.
13th May 2023 @ 5pm
Spring - Member BBQ Evening
Open to SAC members and visiting pilots.
Join us for post STOL beer, BBQ, and chilled music.
3rd & 4th June 2023
Duxford & Nathaniel Alony Aerobatic Trophies
The Club, Advanced & Unlimited Aerobatic trophies bringing pilots and aircraft all around the UK for exhilarating aerobatics.
Organised by British Aerobatics see:
The International Sleap Fly In -
It's back! SleapKosh '23
Following the huge success of last year The Sleap Fly-In makes it 3rd appearance bigger and better than ever. Promises to be the biggest fly-in of 2023.
Join us for #SleapKosh23
Please note: this event is ONLY open to SAC members and fly in vistors. No Road Access!
20th - 23rd July 2023
Nationals & Unlimited Aerobatics Competition
The 2023 nationals & unlimited trophies held at Sleap Airfield, with the best aerobatic pilots from the UK and Europe battling it out for the highest awards in British Aerobatics.
Organised by British Aerobatics
9th September 2023
Vintage Piper Aircraft Club Fly-In
VPACs annual fly-in to Sleap.
Organised by the Vintage Piper Aircraft Club.
Bonfire Night Fly-In
We're open again for the UK's bonfire night fly-in.
Music, winter food and treats, and fireworks.
SAC Member only event.
Featuring flypasts of vintage warbirds and aircraft.
Wreaths will be laid at the War Memorial in line with remembrance Sunday.
Open to all visitors by road or air.
No aircraft to operate between 10:55 & 11:10.