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Bangor, Gwynedd

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Although not obvious today, Bangor possessed a most unusual feature in the form of an extremely jagged boundary tapering off westwards in a diagonally tangential stepped style.

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Also known as: Aber / RAF Bangor
County: Gwynedd
Current Status: Farmland
Date: 18 June 1918 - 1920s
Current Use: Disused
Used By: RAF / Civil
Landing Surface Types: Unpaved
Aircraft Roles: General aviation / Maritime patrol (main use)
The following organisations are either based at, use and/or have at least potentially significant connections with the airfield (as at 30/07/2018):
  • Bangor City Council
  • Bangor Library
  • Bangor University - Archives and Special Collections, Library and Archives Service - information held about airfield
  • Llanllechid Community Council

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 244 Sqn
  • No 521 (Special Duty) Flight
  • No 522 (Special Duty) Flight
  • No 530 (Special Duty) Flight

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