Drachten Airfield is a small airport in Friesland, Netherlands. The airport is located at latitude 53.11835 and longitude 6.12995. The airport has one runway: 7/25. The ICAO airport code of this field is EHDR. Nearby other airfields are Leeuwarden Air Base, Groningen Airport Eelde, AWG-1, Ameland Airport Ballum and Hoogeveen Airport.
Drachten Airfield does not publish a METAR, the nearest weather station is Leeuwarden Air Base, which is 28 km away. The flight information region (FIR) is Amsterdam.Drachten Airfield is in the timezone of Europe/Amsterdam. Difference with UTC is +1 h. Today the sun rises at 07:27 and sets at 18:08. This applies to Drachten Airfield, the universal daylight period may be different. The difference between the local time and UTC is +1 hour. Currently, there is no daylight saving time in effect.
Things to do at this airport
Go to Vliegles.nl to find flying lessons, skydives and other flying experiences. Browse the page for all available activities near Drachten Airfield. You can also use the search function to find specific flying lessons, skydives or other flying experiences near your place.
The only known company on this field is Dutch-Houses BV.