An expansive and versatile filming location close to London

Located on the borders of Hampshire, Berkshire and Surrey, Blackbushe Airport is perfectly located for quick access both to central London as well as to the Thames Valley and South of England.

Built in 1942, Blackbushe is equipped with huge areas of hard standing land, including an active runway, two disused runways, and numerous service roads. 

Onsite Facilities

  • 1335 m / 4380 ft active runway 

  • 31,700 Sq m /104,000 sq ft main apron

  • 3350 m / 11,000 ft of taxi-ways and service roads

  • *2 disused runways, 660 m / 2165 ft and 732 m / 2400 ft

  • Business Jets onsite available for filming or transport

  • Rescue Firefighting Service (RFFS)

  • Helicopters available for filming or transport

  • Light aircraft available onsite for filming

Local Facilities

For details of local hotels, and service providers please see our Local Services page.

Local Emergency Services

Hampshire Constabulary - Yateley (1.9 miles away)

Hampshire Fire & Rescue Service - Yateley (1.9 miles away)

Frimley Park Hospital located (5.6 miles away)

On the doorstep of the British film industry...

Studio

Distance

Drive Time

Pinewood Studios 28 miles 55 minutes
Shepperton Studios 23 Miles 40 Minutes
Leavesden Studios 40 miles 45 Minutes
Elstree Studios 53 miles 1 hour
Longcross Studios 15 miles 25 Minutes
Twickenham Studios 27 miles 40 Minutes
Ealing Studios 31 miles 50 Minutes
3 Mills Studios 65 miles 1 hour 30 Minutes

Gallery

Case Studies

Don't ask us, let our previous work speak for itself. Blackbushe Airport has played host to a number of filming activities, from well known television adverts to major feature films.

RUSH (FEATURE FILM) - 2013

An entire pit lane and start/finish straight was constructed on a disused runway for filming of the story of Niki Lauda v James Hunt and their 1976 Formula 1 championship battle.

JAGUAR - #GOODTOBEBAD ADVERT (2014)

Have you ever noticed how in Hollywood movies, all the vilains are played by Brits?  A runway, a helicopter, a private jet, and a supercar made for some exciting filming at Blackbushe Airport.

 

CRIMINAL (FEATURE FILM) - 2016

Aerial stunts and a car crash were filmed at Blackbushe for this blockbuster movie, released in 2016.

THE GRAND TOUR (SEASON 1) - 2016

A Ford Mustang and Ford Focus were tested by Jeremy Clarkson and Richard Hammond on the Blackbushe Airport runway.

 

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom - 2018

This smaller shoot utilised our apron to double for an american airfield. We utilised some of our based ā€˜Nā€™ registered aircraft to complete the look.

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Other Productions

DON'T TELL THE BRIDE - BBC (2015)

In this episode the groom wished to book a private jet for his bride on their wedding day.  A Blink Cessna Citation Mustang was featured at Blackbushe Airport.

EYE OF THE NEEDLE (1981)

A PRIZE OF GOLD (1955)

NO HIGHWAY IN THE SKY (1951)

Contact Us

Blackbushe Airport Ltd

Terminal Building, Blackbushe Airport

Camberley, Surrey, GU17 9LQ

 

Contact: Chris Gazzard

Tel: +44 1252 471 300

Email: filming@blackbusheairport.co.uk

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