Working with the aviation industry to satisfy customers, raise standards, improve efficiency and secure a sustainable future.


The name Friars Marketing has become synonymous with all that’s finest in airfield ground lighting, solar aviation lighting and LED lighting systems. Since 1993 Friars has grown on the foundations of our original core values; dedication to supplying quality lighting equipment at competitive prices, complimented by unparalleled levels of customer service.

As we are completely impartial, we can offer you airfield and LED lighting products from all the main manufacturers inc: Osram, Philips, ADB, Thorn, ATG, Carmanah, Crouse Hinds, Idman, Obelux and GE. This has gained us an excellent reputation within the lighting industry.

In a competitive world we are proud to set the standard.

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We design and supply all the internally lit and retro-reflective guidance signs at East Midlands Airport.

We provide a airfield PAPI inclinometer calibration and repair service and have our own Optical Bench.

We supply a complete range of airfield obstruction lighting, complimented by the latest LED versions.

We supply every type of European and American airfield lamp used in current and obsolete fittings.