On weekends, the Soest-Bad Sassendorf airfield is a popular destination. Airfield guests are always welcome there.
The Flugsportgemeinschaft Soest e.V. is a club with about 170 members, who practice almost all branches of air sports: Motorized flight, motorized glider flight, ultralight, glider flight, parachute jump, hot air balloon. The club is also the airfield owner of the airfield "Soest Bad Sassendorf" (EDLZ). All work as well as the maintenance of the flight operation is done voluntarily by the club members.
For many years the Flugsportgemeinschaft flew as a civilian co-user together with the Canadian and finally the British Army on the site. After the withdrawal of the helicopter squadron, it became the airfield operator.
Almost all air sports are practiced at the Soest/Bad Sassendorf airfield. Interested visitors are welcome, in good weather sightseeing flights over the Soest Börde are possible. For more information, please call 02927-340 or visit www.flugplatz-soest.de.