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Dunsfold

Major
Also known as: Dunsfold Park / RAF Dunsfold
County: Surrey
Current Status: Aviation / Industry / Leisure activity
Date: December 1942 - March 2000
Current Use: Limited flying
Used By: RAF / RAF (Dutch) / Civil / RCAF / RNZAF
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 30/11/2016):

  • Alfold Parish Council
  • Dunsfold Parish Council
  • Jigsaw CABAS School - school for children with autism

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 16 Sqn

  • No 21 Sqn

  • No 83 Gp Disbandment Centre

  • No 83 Gp Support Unit

  • No 98 Sqn

  • No 139 Airfield

  • No 139 (Bomber) Wing

  • No 180 Sqn

  • No 231 Sqn

  • No 276 Sqn

  • No 320 Sqn

  • No 400 Sqn

  • No 402 Air Stores Park

  • No 402 Sqn

  • No 414 Sqn

  • No 415 Air Stores Park

  • No 430 Sqn

  • No 486 Sqn

  • No 2791 Sqn RAF Regiment
  • No 2826 Sqn RAF Regiment
  • No 2879 Sqn RAF Regiment

Footage of the Hawker P1127, prototype of the Harrier at Dunsfold, as well as skydiving at Perth II (Scone), 1961. Courtesy of British Pathé

Hawker Siddeley Harriers at Dunsfold, 1968. Courtesy of British Pathé

Predecessor Airfield(s):

Langley / Chilbolton

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