Murray Bridge Airport
|Murray Bridge Airport|
|Operator||Antelco Pty Ltd.|
|Location||Near Murray Bridge|
|Elevation AMSL||180 ft / 55 m|
Murray Bridge Airport (ICAO: YMBD) is 5 nautical miles (9.3 km; 5.8 mi) northwest of Murray Bridge in South Australia. It is situated on the Palmer Road and is also known as Pallamana Aerodrome or Pallamanna Airfield.
It has two runways:
- 01/19 is gravel and is 1,065 m (3,494 ft) long.
- 09/27 is grass and is 920 m (3,018 ft) long.
There is one general aviation (GA) flying school, Murray Bridge Flying School. Murray Bridge Flying School specialises in training PPL, Night VFR, IFR, CPL, Instructors ratings as well as various ground theory courses. Their fleet includes multiple 4-seat light aircraft such as the Piper Archer and Cessna 172 as well as twin engine aircraft such as the Partenavia_P.68.
There are also two ultralight aircraft (Recreational Aviation Australia) flying schools: 'Recreational Pilots Academy' and 'Murray Bridge Light Aircraft Flying School'.
The Murray Bridge Gliding Club Inc. is based in Hangar 19 and offers motor glider hire (www.murraybridgegc.com)