Welcome to the Derby Aero Club & Flying School at Derby Airfield


The Derby Aero Club & Flying School, is owned and operated by Airspeed Aviation Ltd, based at Derby Airfield.

We offer flying training, airfield services, aircraft maintenance including avioincs upgrades.

We are a friendly, family run operation, offering aviation services to the General Aviation community in the UK. Flying with the Derby Aero Club whether as a private owner, solo hirer or student provides you with access to our friendly club atmosphere, GA community, knowledgeable staff and, offers unparalleled access to the entire region of the midlands and beyond. Nowhere is out of reach. Whether you're aiming to explore the picturesque landscapes of the Peak District, or reach coastal destinations like the shores of Wales, the east coast or even the continent, being based with us provides endless possibilities for exploration, allowing you to experience the rich tapestry of UK’s landscapes, cities, and coastlines all within easy flying distance. This central hub opens up a world of adventure and discovery for those with a passion for aerial exploration.

Looking for Flying Experiences?

We offer Trial Flying Lessons to experience the joy of flight, with vouchers available which make the ideal gift.

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