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Also known as: Ablington (unofficial local name) / RAF Bibury
County: Gloucestershire
Current Status: Farmland
Date: 1940 (earliest known date 30 May) - 28 February 1950
Current Use: Disused
Used By: RAF
Landing Surface Types: Unpaved, later metal (1942)
Aircraft Roles: Fighter / Trainer (main role)

The following organisations are either based at, use and/or have at least potentially significant connections with the airfield (as at 30/06/2018):

  • Bibury Parish Council
  • The Classic Motor Hub - motoring showroom which uses parts of the airfield
  • Cotswold Collectors Cars Ltd

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 3 (P) AFU
  • No 3 SFTS
  • No 7 MU
  • No 87 Sqn
  • No 92 Sqn
  • No 1539 BAT Flight

Footpath and track on Bibury airfield, 23 June 2012.


Looking across Bibury airfield, 10 April 2015.


Hardstanding at Bibury airfield, 10 April 2015.


Looking across Bibury airfield, 25 April 2008.

Parent(s)/HQ Airfields(s):

South Cerney

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