The airstrip is maintained as both a safety measure for emergencies and for visitors travelling by plane. In case of injury or medical emergency, the Royal Flying Doctor Service can be called out for evacuation to the Alice Springs Hospital. Both the Alice Springs Gliding Club and Alice Springs Aero Club also use the airstrip for fun day fly-ins.
The runway is 1100 metres aligned 12⁄30
Aerodrome reference point:
A phone call prior to use is required.