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Contact us

If you have any enquiries, please get in touch. We look forward to hearing from you.

Report FOD (Foreign Object Debris or Damage) and Hazard Identification

For matters relating to the safety of aircraft operations such as reporting FOD (Foreign Object Debris/Damage) or Hazard Identification please phone 09 298 9544.

Operating hours

The Airport operates 24 hours per day, with pilot activated runway lighting available after dark.

Unicom Tower Operations are available between:
0800 – 1800 daily.

Ardmore office hours are:
0800 – 1630, Mon – Fri.

Physical address

511 Harvard Lane
Corner Harvard + McBride Lanes
Papakura 2582

Postal address

PO Box 72253


Auckland 2244

Postal Service

There is no mail delivery service to Ardmore Airport.

For information regarding private PO boxes please contact NZ Post on:
0800 501 501

Radio frequencies

Ardmore Unicom – 118.1 MHz
Unattended – 118.1 MHz
AWIB – 121.0 MHz
Auckland Approach Control – 124.3 MHz
Auckland Approach Ground (IFR Clearances) – 120.1 MHz

Gate information

Ardmore Airport is a gated community
Main Gate entrance is off Hamlin Road
Gates are open 0600 – 1900
Security card access is available after hours


There are CCTV cameras around the airport operating 24/7
Access controls apply after hours and to operational areas via barrier arms
Please visit ‘Airside Driving’ to download driving permit applications


For any security issues please contact the Ardmore Airport Limited administration offices:
+64 9 298 9544
[email protected]


Airfield security is the sole responsibility of all tenants and private hangar owners.
There are no dogs allowed at Ardmore Airport.