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Aldermaston

Major
Also known as: AWE Aldermaston / AWRE Aldermaston / RAF Aldermaston / USAAF Station 467
County: West Berkshire
Current Status: Industry
Date: 1 July 1942 - April 1950
Current Use: Disused
Used By: RAF / Civil / USAAF
Landing Surface Types: Paved

The following organisations are either based at, use and/or have at least potentially significant connections with the airfield (as at 01/07/2013):

  • Aldermaston Parish Council
  • Aldermaston Rugby Football Club
  • AWE
  • Baughurst Parish Council
  • Tadley and District History Society

Notable Past Associated Organisations:

  • 101st Airborne Division
  • AWRE

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 3 GTS
  • No 25 (RCAF) ACHU
  • 60th TCG
  • 71st FW
  • 315th TCG
  • 370th FG
  • 434th TCG
  • Airways Training Ltd
  • BOAC Training HQ
  • Community Flying Club

Prime Minister Sir Anthony Eden visits the Atomic Weapons Research Establishment at Aldermaston in 1955. Courtesy of British Pathé

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