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Chelveston

Major
Also known as: RAF Chelveston / Shelton / USAAF Station 105
County: Northamptonshire
Current Status: Farmland / Housing / Industry / Wind farm
Date: August 1941 - 1970 (probable date)
Current Use: Disused
Used By: RAF / USAAF / USAF
Landing Surface Types: Paved
N.B. - Chelveston is situated across the two counties of Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire but primarily geographically resides in Northamptonshire.

The following organisations are either based at, use and/or have at least potentially significant connections with the airfield (as at 01/09/2011):
  • Chelveston-cum-Caldecott Parish Council
  • Melchbourne and Yielden Parish Council

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 25 MU
  • 305th BG
  • No 2819 Sqn RAF Regiment
  • Airborne Forces Experimental Establishment
  • Central Gunnery School

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