Flight Operators - Training & Diverts

This section is dedicated to operations professionals, giving you the most vital and up-to-date operational information for the UK’s newest Airport.

Why Doncaster Sheffield Airport?

The UK’s newest airport offers a major state of the art facility without the operational constraints usually associated with larger airports - just some of the reasons for using DSA are listed below:

  • 2893 x 60m runway
  • 24 Hour Availability
  • Class D controlled airspace
  • Cat III ILS 
  • 24 Hour RFFS Coverage - Permanent Cat 7 (Upgrades to Cat 8/9 available)
  • No Slot Restrictions
  • Space and Facilities to base Aircraft
  • State of the art passenger handling facilities and terminal building
  • Industry Leading Service Partners
  • Ground Handling by Servisair
  • Fuelling by Conoco Phillips / ASIG
  • Catering by LSG Sky Chefs

Crew Training

Doncaster Sheffield Airport is ideal for crew training located centrally within the UK eith less than an hour’s flying time from London without slot restrictions and capable of handling even the largest aircraft.

For more information regarding training flights procedures or to book a training slot please contact Air Traffic Control on +44 (0) 1302  625642.

To find out about our competitive rates for Crew Training, please contact the Aviation Development team by emailing aviation@peelairports.com or calling +44 (0) 1302 801034.


Doncaster Sheffield Airport is well equipped to act as a divert airports for a number of airports across the Northern and Midland regions of the UK. With the second longest runway in the North, the airport can handle any currently available commercial aircraft. The Airport has available apron space, a good weather record, excellent local and national transport connections and a lack of congestion both in the air and on the ground. Why not visit DSA for yourself and see the operational benefits the UK’s newest airport can offer you?

Contact Information

Airport Duty Manager: +44 (0) 1302 625 010

Air Traffic Control: +44 (0) 1302 625642

Servisair: +44 (0) 1302 625 108

ASIG: +44 (0) 1302 625 170

LSG Skychefs: +44 (0) 1302 773 409

Key Documents

Click to view the latest Aeronautical Information Publications applicable to Doncaster Sheffield Airport.