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Edzell I

Major

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Edzell proved so popular with American military personnel during its later service between the 1960s and 1990s as an electronic monitoring station that the base was voted the second most favoured overseas posting, only being beaten by Hawaii.

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Also known as: Bridgend / RAF Edzell
County: Aberdeenshire
Current Status: Farmland / Industry / Housing
Date: July 1918 - 1 December 1957 (Care & Maintenance)
Current Use: Disused
Used By: RAF

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 2 FIS
  • No 2 FIS (Advanced)
  • No 5 GS
  • No 8 AFTS
  • No 8 SFTS
  • No 26 TDS
  • No 44 MU
  • No 612 Sqn
  • No 662 GS 
  • No 1518 BAT Flight
  • Scottish Aviation Limited

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