Murray Bridge Airport

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Murray Bridge Airport
Airport type Private
Operator Antelco Pty Ltd.
Location Near Murray Bridge
Elevation AMSL 180 ft / 55 m
Coordinates 35°04′00″S 139°13′36″E / 35.06667°S 139.22667°E / -35.06667; 139.22667Coordinates: 35°04′00″S 139°13′36″E / 35.06667°S 139.22667°E / -35.06667; 139.22667
YMBD is located in South Australia
Location in South Australia
Direction Length Surface
m ft
01/19 1,065 3,494 Gravel
09/27 920 3,018 Grass
Sources: AIP[1]

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.

Flying schools[edit]

There is one general aviation (GA) flying school, Murray Bridge Flying School.[2] 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 (

See also[edit]


  1. ^ YMBD – Murray Bridge (PDF). AIP En Route Supplement from Airservices Australia, effective 25 May 2017
  2. ^ [1]

External links[edit]