About Us

Flylight are a microlight aircraft supplier and manufacturer based on the excellent Sywell aerodrome, a lively airfield that caters for all types of aircraft and was established as one of the country’s first recreational flying sites back in 1926. Centrally located at Northampton we are only 15 minutes from junction 15 on the M1.

Our friendly team are always happy to help with any microlight related queries and are proud to be manufacturers of some of the best microlight aircraft on the market. No job is too big or small and we look forward to assisting with any queries you may have.  

Our aim is to develop aircraft tailored to each individual pilots needs and give the best possible buying experience to our customers. – affordable flying without compromise.

Our Unique Facilities

  • Aircraft Hangarage
  • Club Lounge and pilot shop
  • Permanent Manned radio control tower and fuel pump installations selling unleaded specifically for microlights
  • Permanent fire staff and trained first aiders.
  • Hotel accommodation
  • Restaurant and Bar

Flylight Airsports Club

The Flylight Microlight Flying Club is a social club which offers to members:

  • Focal point for organising fly-ins / fly-outs on a regular basis
  • Club outings (participation in alternative sports)
  • Club meetings with guest speakers
  • Use of club room and facilities on the airfield
  • Reduced landing fees to all club members
  • Discounts on aircraft, servicing and accessories
  • Free help and advice
  • Contact and knowledge sharing with experienced pilots

It’s a legal requirement that student pilots and instructors are members of the same club. All members should read and abide by club flying orders.

Club Fees

Please contact us for more information on individual and training membership club fees.

We are lucky to have the use of the superb facilities of Sywell Aerodrome. Obviously this is a privileged position and we demand the highest standards of airmanship and respect from club members.

We run an active club for students and qualified pilots which includes trips to various major Fly-ins around the country and abroad.

Membership includes use of Sywell Aerodrome’s facilities and flight services.