Armidale Aero Club Inc


The Armidale Regional Airport is located 5km south of the city centre on the New England Highway (A15)

Located on the Northern Tablelands of NSW at an altitude of 3,556 ft above sea level the Armidale Regional Airport (YARM) is security controlled with two active runways.

The sealed main runway 05/23 is 1738 metres in length with associated runway and approach lighting. The cross runway is grassed at 1,116 metres in length for daylight operations only.

Facilities at the airport include a large modern passenger terminal with cafeteria and all passenger amenities. A dedicated freight terminal is north of the main terminal.

The airport is home to a number of aviation related businesses including a large aerial agricultural operation, rotary wing flight training and a jet charter operator.

Armidale airport is a major Rural Fire Service base and active throughout the fire season using fixed and rotary wing aircraft on water bombing operations.

Full maintenance facilities are also available for both fixed and rotary wing aircraft.  

Shell Jet A1 and Avgas refuelling by tanker is available.  

Hire cars and taxi's are available on demand.

Qantas Link (QF) and Regional Express-REX (ZL) operate numerous daily return services between Armidale and Sydney.

Fly Corporate (FC) operate daily return services between Armidale and Brisbane

                                                  OPERATIONAL INFORMATION 

        For current operational data, please consult the latest edition of the

         AIP-ERSA and current NOTAMS.

  • Airport located on WAC 3357
  • Location co-ordinates: S 30 31.7  E 151 37.0
  • Elevation: 3,556ft
  • Security : ASIC Card required to be displayed airside.
  • Runways: 05/23 - Sealed          09/27 - Grass
  • Radio:  CTAF-AFRU: 127.5  
  • PAL + AFRU Runway Lighting: 127.5  
  • AWIS: 134.75
  • FIA BN CEN: 125.75
  • Fuel: Shell Avgas and Jet A1 Tanker Service available on request. Ph 0427 399 690 


                                             AD Operator: Armidale Regional Council                                    

                                                            Ph.1300 136 833 (H24)