Ardmore Airport Limited (AAL)

Throughout Covid-19 Alert Levels Ardmore Airport is essential for the safe landing and departure of all essential aircraft and emergency services.

Ardmore Airport is considered an essential service and provides vital infrastructure for a range of other essential services.

Ardmore Airport supports these Essential Services during Alert Levels:

Auckland Rescue Helicopter

Air Ambulance Service

Patient and Organ Donation Transfer

Police and Coast Guard Aircraft

Aviation Fuel Supplies

Aviation Engineering and Maintenance

Aircraft engaged in primary industry support, fisheries, agriculture etc.

Helicopter Fire Fighting support

Delivery of urgent medical supplies and other essential items

Civil Defence

Domestic Water & Sewer Infrastructure to Ardmore Airport tenants and to homes surrounding the airport.

For any airport or aircraft enquiries please phone or email as follows:

Reception: 09 298 9544 or [email protected]

For Drone enquiries please refer to the message below.

From all of our staff at Ardmore Airport,

we hope you and your family keep safe and well.

Ardmore Airport  is New Zealand's leader in general aviation support services

Situated just 33km from Auckland’s CBD and 11km from Manukau City, the airport is only a short drive from the main commercial centres. Established in 1943, Ardmore Airport has become the country's premier facility for general aviation and flight training. There are over 90 tenants currently on the airfield, from a range of industries and users, including:

• 7 major flight schools

• Charter operators

Maintenance bases for rotary (helicopters) and fixed wing

Aircraft restoration

Agricultural aviation suppliers

Private hangars

Plane refuelling stations

Pilot shops


NZ Warbirds Head office and Visitor Centre

Do drop in and pay us a visit, we have first-class facilities for fixed wing and rotary aircraft operations, as well as land and infrastructure available for your property and business needs.



For all drone approvals and enquiries please contact:

(48 Hours prior notice required)

Allan Bostock - Ardmore Unicom Services

Phone: 0274 188 083

Email: [email protected]