Denmark ICAO: EKEL
55 45 N, 10 15 E - RWY 11/29 Gras - 650 * 25 Meter.
Elevation 16 ft. Telephone: 45 7568 9062
The airfield is 2 kilometre west of the village, which has a harbour,
church and grocery store. Inn Tel 7568 9021.
site and weekend cottages and CafÚ Tel. 7568 9043. Tourist office
Doctor 7560 9023. Sheriff 7568 9095.
Ramsar area:No.17. is a bird reservation around the island. Don't fly
below 1000 ft. unless necessary. Listen to freq. 129.8 MHz when in
landing circuit. (air to air freq. in Denmark) No tower - no radio - no
air controller - no fuel - no customs - no hospital - so fly carefully,
and please no low pass. Yellow buckets at the side of the runway means
that you have used half the runway.
Do not touch down too early on approach to runway 29, as there is a road
and a small ditch between the neighbours field and the runway. And
beside, the neighbour gets upset if you touch his barley crops. The
parking area nearest the barn is reserved for vintage airplanes. Please
make your pre-flight check at the parking area, not at the end of the
runway ! Prior permission not necessary.
Camping under the wings is allowed in limited numbers. DrinČking water
is available from the tap on the west wall in the farm yard. Empty
buckets near trees, they need the water. The airstrip has a special
outhouse (shithouse) in the orchard near the parking area. A bathroom
with a cool shower and a toilet is available. ! A tea kitchen is also
There is a wind sock south of the runway near the farm. Are you in doubt
about the wind, just look at the wind mills. Fire extinguishers are in
the window beside the front door of the farm house. In the barn are 50
reed bikes with yellow wheels, which might be used. Please place bikes
for service in the straw barn to the right.
Do not owerfly the village and the area with the summer cabins. Please
do not walk on the runway to the beach, use the path to the west of the
farm buildings. Best bathing beach is 300 meter to the south. There are
seals on the sand bank 3 km west of the airfield ( 1000 ft minimum ).
Shrimp might be caught in the shallow water just west of the airfield.
We expect you to pay a landing fee and a donation for use of bicycles
and camping, to be payed in a plastic envelope into the big reed money
box on the barn wall. Please write your plane registration and date on
the envelope. - Thank you. When the farm is not occupied, please handle
the place like as if it was your own.
Owner of the farm and airfield: Jens Toft, Adelvej 27, H°jmark, 6940
10 km north of Stauning Airport near the North Sea. Tel. 45 9734 3233.