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Calveley

Major
Also known as: RAF Calveley / Wardle
County: Cheshire
Current Status: Farmland / Industry
Date: 14 March 1942 - October 1946
Current Use: Disused
Used By: RAF
Landing Surface Types: Paved
Aircraft Roles: Trainer

The following organisations are either based at, use and/or have at least potentially significant connections with the airfield (as at 01/09/2011):

  • Boughey Distribution Ltd
  • Calveley Parish Council
  • NWF Group plc
  • Wardle Parish Council

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 5 ACHU
  • No 5 SFTS
  • No 5 (P) AFU
  • No 7 SFTS
  • No 11 (P) AFU
  • No 17 (P) AFU
  • No 22 SFTS

Footage and photographs of Calveley, 1980s. Courtesy of R. Griffith/1tothirtysix

Parent(s)/HQ Airfields(s):

Tern Hill

Relief Landing Ground(s):

CranageWrexham II

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