PRIOR PERMISSION REQUIRED
Latitude: S 41 25.63 Longitude: E 146 16.45 Length: 1300M Surface: Grass
The Vale Airstrip (YVAL) is a 1300M immaculate grass airstrip located in a river valley. There is higher terrain on all sides including both approaches. Use caution after heavy rain. At times of strong S or SE winds use caution on approach to runway due to turbulence or wind shear. Animal hazard exists on the runway early morning and late afternoon.
The airstrip boasts assets that include a hangar and a club house for visitors to sit back and enjoy the views. Contact the property manager for strip condition information and landing permission.
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This video is a good illustration of a right hand circuit and landing into RWY24 (preferred direction/preferred runway): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wFfipyl_qK4