MOD Larkhill

Location of Larkhill Aerial view of Larkhill range

Larkhill range is located in central southern England (Salisbury Plain) and occupies some 92km² manoeuvre area and airspace up to 16,764m. It has a controlled ground impact area of 29km² and a dedicated aerial delivery dropping zone of 1400m x 800m. The varied terrain includes wet and dry aerial drop zones and a grass landing strip.

The range provides a controlled safe environment for the release of land- and air-launched missile firings as well as instrumentation verification and a controlled ground impact area.

This fully instrumented environment for the evaluation of air and ground platforms, sensors, weapons and communications systems, is suitable for:


  • Data Processing Infotec
  • Hybrid Tracking Platform
  • Operational Training
  • Test & Evaluation Services
  • Weapons & Munitions Testing