Lancashire Aero Club was established in 1922, is the oldest active flying club in the UK and possibly the world. It was based at Barton Aerodrome from 1947 until early 2007 but has now left for another venue, although we are actively seeking an airfield of our own.


For sale: Reims Cessna F150K G-AYGC - Barton Airfield Manchester

Excellent Condition Well Run Group

The aircraft is well maintained and kept inside the Main Hanger at Barton. 

Friendly group with on-line booking system and good availability.

The engine was replaced in 2010 and currently has 900 hours to run.  There are enough group funds to replace it.

The aircraft is fitted with a Garmin 430 GPS/ILS/VOR/NAV/COM with updated navigation database.

There is also a Garmin 106a CDI





Currently 55 per hour wet and 55.00 per month including maintenance and hangerage.


(Sorry, no shares available at the moment)

 Shares are normally on offer in the region of 1000 - 1100

Piper Arrow IV, one-tenth share for 6000 ono


Details here.

C42A Ikarus FB80


FOR SALE** C42A Ikarus FB80 ** FOR SALE

C42A Ikarus FB80 44,000 ono
Factory Built 2010
Rotax 912 80hp
1770hrs from new
Meticulously maintained
Hangared from new
Stratomaster XTreme Mini EFIS
Funke ATR 833 OLED 8.33 compliant radio
Funke TRT 600 Mode S transponder
TM250 Traffic Monitor
Junkers BRS Parachute System
Tail mounted Strobe
Wingtip Navigation lights
Landing light
Wingtip extentions
Comfort pack

Full paperwork history

Permit to Fly valid until late September 2021

Based at Barton City Airport Manchester

Contact John on 07812919857 or jonnquigley@gmail.com

Cessna 172

Share for sale in Barton Based Cessna 172 Skyhawk.
For more details click www.g-bntp.co.uk
Contact Duncan Armstrong
07973 819491
Email: dsa172@live.com


For sale or rent, 1/5th share in PA28 based at Woodvale

This is a very well established and friendly group with exceptional availability. The share also includes the group share of the hangar.

TThe airfield has 3 large tarmac runways and the new purpose built hanger has a fully equipped flight briefing room and relax lounge. There are no home landing fees as the current monthly charge of 140 also includes all landing fees, hangar charges and insurance. Flying charges are currently at 70.00 per hour wet.


Rental would involve no capital expenditure but would be for a minimum of 6 months.


The share is offered for sale at 4,000 plus 2,000 for the hanger share

Call John Maguire on 079700 54295, or e-mail on johnbmaguire@hotmail.com

Technical Details


Built 1979
Engine: Lycoming 160
Engine Time: 656 Hours
Airframe: 6774 hours


King KX170B Nav/Com with VOR & Glideslope
King KX175B Nav/Com with VOR
Narco DME 890
King ADF
GPS: Garmin 296
Transponder GTX 320A Mode C
4 point Intercom
ARC valid to May 2014

Group History

The group has been established for 18 years based at RAF Woodvale. Two of the original members are still with the group but new members are always welcome. Useage and access is extremely good and the members are very accommodating. There are 11 other private aircraft based in the hanger where a great flying community exists.