Cranfield pilot training.

Cranfield

Opened in July 2019, the new Cranfield academy contains state-of-the-art facilities, providing the highest quality of advanced pilot training. Based next to Cranfield University, renowned for its aeronautical research and development, the L3Harris Cranfield airline academy holds prime location on the airports main taxiway and has access to the digital control tower.

Where we are

Hangar One, Cranfield Airport, Cranfield University, Cranfield, Bedfordshire, MK43 0AL, U.K.

Our contact details

Reception: +44 (0)2380 737 567

Cranfield
  • ILS, NDB and GNSS approaches
  • 1800m runway with UK’s only digital ATC tower - allowing replay approaches to aid learning
  • Cranfield does not have any scheduled jet traffic, which greatly improves access to the circuit and approaches
Facilities
Aircraft Fleet
Aircraft Fleet

Diamond singles and twins, in line with Bournemouth, to ensure we can flex aircraft between sites to maximise availability.

Accommodation
Accommodation

Accommodation within walking distance on university grounds.

Sports & Fitness on Campus
Sports & Fitness on Campus

Facilities at the Cranfield campus include our sports centre, which incorporates a fitness centre, playing fields, sports pitches and several tennis courts.

Classrooms
Classrooms

The site also has numerous classrooms and briefing rooms.