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Eglinton (City of Derry) (Londonderry)

Major
Also known as: City of Derry Airport / Derry City Airport / HMS Gannet / HMS Sea Eagle / Londonderry Eglinton Airport / RAF Eglinton / RNAS Eglinton / USAAF Station 344
County: Derry City
Current Status: Aviation
Date: Opened April 1941
Current Use: Active
Used By: RAF / FAA / Civil
Landing Surface Types: Paved

Notable Past Associated Organisations:

  • North West Model Aircraft Club

Main unit(s) present:

  • 5th Naval Fighter Wing

  • 7th Naval Fighter Wing

  • 10th Naval Fighter Wing

  • 13th Carrier Air Group

  • 14th Carrier Air Group

  • 15th Carrier Air Group

  • 17th Carrier Air Group

  • 20th Carrier Air Group

  • No 41 Sqn

  • 51st Training Air Group

  • 52nd Training Air Group

  • 53rd Training Air Group

  • No 133 Sqn

  • No 134 Sqn

  • No 152 Sqn

  • No 275 Sqn

  • No 706 Sqn

  • No 718 Sqn

  • No 719 Sqn

  • No 725 Sqn

  • No 737 Sqn

  • No 744 Sqn

  • No 745 Sqn

  • No 768 Sqn

  • No 782 Sqn

  • No 794 Sqn

  • No 795 Sqn

  • No 800 Sqn

  • No 802 Sqn

  • No 803 Sqn

  • No 804 Sqn

  • No 805 Sqn

  • No 806 Sqn

  • No 807 Sqn

  • No 808 Sqn

  • No 810 Sqn

  • No 811 Sqn

  • No 812 Sqn

  • No 813 Sqn

  • No 814 Sqn

  • No 815 Sqn

  • No 816 Sqn

  • No 819 Sqn

  • No 820 Sqn

  • No 821 Sqn

  • No 824 Sqn

  • No 825 Sqn

  • No 827 Sqn

  • No 833 Sqn

  • No 834 Sqn

  • No 835 Sqn

  • No 837 Sqn

  • No 838 Sqn

  • No 845 Sqn

  • No 847 Sqn

  • No 848 Sqn

  • No 849 Sqn

  • No 849C Flight

  • No 849D Flight

  • No 850 Sqn

  • No 852 Sqn

  • No 853 Sqn

  • No 856 Sqn

  • No 878 Sqn

  • No 881 Sqn

  • No 882 Sqn

  • No 886 Sqn

  • No 887 Sqn

  • No 890 Sqn

  • No 891 Sqn

  • No 892 Sqn

  • No 894 Sqn

  • No 896 Sqn

  • No 898 Sqn

  • No 1493 (Fighter) Gunnery Flight

  • No 1493 (TT) Flight

  • No 1830 Sqn

  • No 1831 Sqn

  • No 1832 Sqn

  • No 1835 Sqn

  • No 1837 Sqn

  • No 1840 Sqn

  • No 1841 Sqn

  • No 1842 Sqn

  • No 1843 Sqn

  • No 1844 Sqn

  • No 1845 Sqn

  • No 1846 Sqn

  • No 1847 Sqn

  • No 1850 Sqn

  • No 1851 Sqn

  • No 1852 Sqn

  • No 2707 Sqn RAF Regiment
  • No 2754 Sqn RAF Regiment
  • Eglinton Flying Club
  • Eglinton Flying Group

  • Emerald Airways

  • Joint Anti-Submarine School

  • Orbest Orizonia Airlines

  • Ryanair

  • Thomson Airways

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Plan of Eglinton, c. 1940s. © Royal Navy Research Archive. Click here for more information.

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