On the 16th October Capt Greg Miller, Air Traffic Controller at CFB Greenwood, presented information on ATC for aviator flying in and out of Greenwood. That presentation is available at the Freedom Aviation Society webpage as information. ATC Procedures Link.
Atlantic School of Skydiving is on Halifax Terminal frequency 118.7 during operations at New Scotland airfield, South Maitland. If they are in the air, terminal will know and a NOTAM is filed each day before operations.
Mostly jumping is from 10,000 feet , parachutes are normally in the air within 3 miles of the airfield and approach the airfield from the upwind side.
Coordinates are 45° 16’N, 63° 30’W, approximately 9 miles S of Debert or 21 miles E of Stanley.
Visitors are welcome and need to be aware of and give way to jumpers in the air and on the grass runway.
Dave Williamson will happily answer any questions that may arise.