Airport Očová s.r.o. (Letisko Očová s.r.o.) is a company that was founded with a clear goal – to revitalize airport Očová and its area. Currently, a new Development concept for Airport Očová is being prepared, which includes various model for long-term sustainability. The ariport is run by Slovak aeroclub Očová O.Z. which exists since 1949. Aeroclub operates here powered aircrafts as well as unpowered aircrafts, skydiving and together with Sky Service s.r.o., aircraft rentals and Flight school. Airport Očová is a non-public national aiport with irregular traffic located in the region of Podpoľanie, near Očová village, on the north-east of city Zvolen. It has two grass runways, both 50 meters wide and 800 metres long (800 x 50 m). Currently there are no regular airlines.
Airport Očová company, together with flight school Sky Service, offers for pilots as well as public, possibility to rent an aircraft for flying within Slovak republic as well as flying within the entire European Union. There are two possibilities how to rent an aircraft. It can be rented without a pilot (valid pilot license is required) or with an experienced pilot. Together with partner organisations we provide the following aircrafts for rent:
Cessna 150, Cessna 172, Zlín 142, Zlín 43, Zlín 226, L60 S, Diamond DA20 and Diamond DA40.
Airport Očová together with flight school Sky Service offers proffesional services to pilots as well as public interested in flying. The following types of traingin are in the offer:
Airport Očová wants to offer to its clients, apart from standard services connected to aviation, also accommodation on the site. Očová village, which is located not very far from cities Zvolen and Banská Bystrica, is a gateway to protected land area Podpoľanie. Picturesque mountain scenery which is part of the global network of UNESCO protected biosphere reserves, is well-known for its outstanding natural beauty, many forestsand mineral springs. Airport Očová invites you to discover this beautiful region in the center of Slovakia from the ground as well as from the air.