Nowadays the airfield is mainly used for domestic passenger services. The Royal Mail also operates a daily mail flight. Bristow Helicopters operate 2 Sikorsky S-92 helicopters, registration G-CGMU & G-SARB, equipped for search and rescue on behalf of Her Majesty's Coastguard. The helicopter crews have flown on over 3,100 callouts since the establishment of the service in May 1987. There are also several privately owned light aircraft based at the airport.