Maypole Airfield

Maypole Airfield (ICAO: EGHB) is an operational general aviation airfield located 2.5 miles (4.0 km) south of Herne Bay, Kent and 5.2 miles (8.4 km) north east of Canterbury, Kent, United Kingdom.

Maypole Airfield
LocationHoath, Kent
Elevation AMSL125 ft / 38 m
Coordinates51°20′18″N 1°09′25″E / 51.33833°N 1.15694°E / 51.33833; 1.15694Coordinates: 51°20′18″N 1°09′25″E / 51.33833°N 1.15694°E / 51.33833; 1.15694
Maypole Airfield is located in England
Maypole Airfield
Maypole Airfield
Location in England
Maypole Airfield is located in Kent
Maypole Airfield
Maypole Airfield
Maypole Airfield (Kent)
Direction Length Surface
ft m
02/20 2,130 650 Grass

The airfield has engineering facilities (Maypole Air).[1]

Accidents and incidentsEdit

  • During October 2012 a small plane overshot the runway and crashed with no injuries.[2]

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Maypole Air and General Aero Services". Maypole Airfield. Retrieved 28 May 2014.
  2. ^ "Woman escapes plane after overshooting runway at Hoath's Maypole Airfield". KentOnline. Retrieved 28 May 2014.

External linksEdit

Official website