Please refer to Airservices Australia En route Supplement Advisory for latest surveyed details.
1. Navigational Aids available at Albany Airport
ILS Runway 14 only
PAPI Runway 14/32 only
AWIS (08) 9842 1623
2. Pilot Activate Lights (PAL)
VHF frequencey 127.85
3 x 3 second pulse on VHF radio handset will activate PAPI lights and RWY 14/32 lights and TWY Alpha and illuminated wind indicator.
Aerodrome lighting will remain illuminated for 60 minutes. After 50 minutes, the primary windsock will flash at one second intervals for 10 minutes, after which the lighting will extinguish.
Re-activation can be achieved by repeating the 3 x 3 second pulse transmissions.
RWY 05/23 is not lit
Emergency standby runway lighting is available
Albany is well serviced by multiple daily regular public transport flights from and to Perth provided by Virgin Australia.
Virgin bookings and flight information:
Ph 13 67 89
Albany Airport Ground Staff
Ph (08) 9841 4500
Aircraft Maintenance Provider
Rainbow Aircraft Maintenance
Mob 0423 164 915
After Hours (08) 9845 1924
Providing service to GA, SAAA, RAA and Skywest RPT.
Need to transport an animal by air? This can be organised by contacting Marianne at Ulster Road Kennels, which is also the agent for Dogtainers and Jetset.
Ulster Road Kennels
Ph (08) 9841 1181
The same people have owned the local Avis Car Rentals franchise for the past eight years, you can be sure they know how to provide a top service.The Avis booth is manned for all morning flights, including Saturday, but not always on Sunday. To be sure, it is best to call ahead to arrange for your car or four-wheel-drive to be ready to pick up.
Ph (08) 9842 2833 or Mob 0428 422 833
8am - 5pm
Budget Rent A Car is open for all scheduled Skywest and charter flights. Pre-booking your car is highly recommended.
Ph (08) 98417 799
Mob 0418 930 004
Internet bookings www.budget.com.au
Private and business charters can be arranged through several local businesses. Choose a provider and make a call to arrange your own flight, when you want fly.
Business and private charters, scenic flights and aerial photography are all available through Albany Aviation.
Ph (08) 9841 5508 or Fax (08) 9841 5508
Mob 0428 922 838
Albany Air Charter or Joyce Air
Joyce Air is on call “24/7”, and provide a pilot who is very experienced in aerial charters, scenic flights, aerial spraying and spreading.
Ph (08) 9844 4785 or or Fax (08) 9844 4290
Mob 0427 206 210
Albany Aero Club
To contact the club, or for aircraft bookings
Ph 0417 940 461
Sporting Aircraft Association
A strong membership of keen aviation enthusiasts have their home at the Albany Airport as part of the Sporting Aircraft Association of Australia (SAAA) Chapter 13. To contact the organisation, click on the hyperlinks for each name below.
President: Ian Coombe
Ph (08) 0428 957 829
Secretary/Contact: John Rich
Ph 0407 982 473
If learning to fly is your dream then choose the spectacular skyline over Albany to master your skills.Two flying schools operate from Albany Airport and each specialises in general or recreational flying. All flying training is completed in Albany including theory and testing. For more information on either school, visit: www.albanyflyingschools.com.au
Rainbow Coast Flying School
Ph (08) 9842 8963 or Mob 0427 200 673
Great Southern Aviation (GSA)
GSA has two highly qualified instructors with in excess of 5000hrs flying time, each of whom specialise in flight training but also conduct charter and aerial work.
Julie BiserPh/Fax (08) 9842 1403 or Mob 0429 447 750
Ground Handling and Air Freight Services
For all air freight services, the Skywest-affiliated major freight company is Australian Air Express, represented locally by Camtrans.
To arrange for movement of freight by air or to organise marshalling and ground handling, contact Albany Airport Services.
Albany Airport Services
Steve and Anne Johnson
Mob 0448 892 228 or
Skywest Direct Freight
Ph (08) 9477 3364 or Fax (08) 9477 3401
Australian Air ExpressPh 13 12 13 or Fax (03) 8633 3141
Albany agent: Camtrans
Ph (08) 9841 7409 or Fax 9841 8488
The Bureau operates:
Sunday to Friday 5.45am - 9.15pm
Saturday 5.45am - 3.15pm
Ph (08) 9842 2616 or Fax (08) 9842 1055