Räyskälä (EFRY) information
Räyskälä is famous for its flat terrain, with forests, lakes and fields, long days in the summer time and good thermal conditions. There are no tricks in flying in Räyskälä.
We have four paved runways with associated taxiways. There is ample room for landings and adequate parking facilities for gliders. The airfield is also the base of the Finnish Sports Flying Institute. Besides several gliding clubs there is also ultra light and experimental aircrafts.
Towing services are available daily during summer time.
LicensesThe Civil Aviation Authority in Finland accepts all valid European licenses. No additional validation in Finland is needed.
|Name of aerodrome||Räyskälä|
|Position||N60 44.7 E024 06.7Elev 407ft/124m|
|Location from city||45 NM NW from Helsinki by aircraft|
|ICAO Location identifier||EFRY|
|Runway configuration||12L/30R 1270m x 18m Asphalt/Gravel 12R/30L 480m x 10m Asphalt 08R/26L 1020m x 18m Asphalt/Gravel 08L/26R 870m x 10m Asphalt|
|Variation||5 deg E|
|Instrument procedures & Nav aids||None|
|Telephone numbers||OPR +358 (0)20 7438 810 fax +358 (0)20 7432 991|
|Operating hours||from sunrise to sunset|
|Fuel and Oil grades & availability||H24 AVGAS 100LL filling station, NESTE AIR credit card. Cash PNR|
|AIS/MET||AIS: Tampere MET: Tampere & Helsinki|
|Transportation to city||None|
|Procedures||Avoid overflying AD below 2500′ MSL Simultaneous use of parallel RWYs for take off and of crossing RWYs 08R/08L & 12R/12R not permitted.|
|Remarks||This is a busy gliding centre. Watch out for gliders.|