Worldwide Soaring Turnpoint Exchange: Airspace for the United Kingdom


These have come from a variety of different sources, and they are provided "as is". Prudent pilots will, of course, check these values with the contest organizers and - especially - continue to keep their eyes outside the cockpit.   Files to facilitate loading of GPS units and flight computers are also provided; however they have not all been uploaded to the respective manufacturer's hardware and verified.

Here are two nice disclaimers that I came across, and which certainly apply here:

Caveats aside, we hope that this collection will facilitate your flying, and invite you to send along any suggestions, corrections, and new data to John Leibacher (  john.leibacher@gmail.com ). Fly safely!


  • ASSelect (asselect.uk) - A web interface to extract a user-specified UK airspace File. ( Courtesy of Alan Sparrow ) [ 09 January 2018 ] UPDATED


  • Garmin Format [ Version 20c, effective date 10 September 2020] ( Courtesy of Simon Headford  ) [22 August 2020 ] UPDATED
  • Heights Layer for UK: [ Release date 04 February 2020 ] ( Courtesy of Ben Friedland: SimpleAirMap ) [ 04 February 2020 ] UPDATED
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