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Fowlmere

Major
Also known as: Fowlmere Aerodrome / RAF Fowlmere / RFC Fowlmere / The Hen Puddle (nickname) / USAAF Station 378
County: Cambridgeshire
Current Status: Aviation
Date: Opened 1 October 1916
Current Use: Active
Used By: RAF / Civil / USAAF
Landing Surface Types: Unpaved, later metal, later unpaved

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

  • Fowlmere Parish Council
  • The 339th Fighter Group Association

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 2 Sqn

  • No 5 TS

  • No 15 Sqn

  • No 16 Sqn

  • No 19 Sqn

  • No 21 Sqn

  • No 31 TDS

  • No 31 TS

  • No 111 Sqn

  • No 133 Sqn

  • No 154 Sqn

  • No 167 Sqn

  • No 174 Sqn

  • No 264 Sqn

  • 339th FG

  • No 411 Sqn

  • No 421 Sqn

  • No 655 Sqn

  • No 2736 Sqn RAF Regiment
  • Modern Air
001Hangar : T2 Type Aircraft Shed 2 - 9 February 2013.png

T2 Hangar at Fowlmere, 9 February 2013. © Richard Flagg

002Hangar : T2 Type Aircraft Shed - 9 February 2013.png

T2 Hangar at Fowlmere, 9 February 2013. © Richard Flagg

003Runway 07:25. Looking south west from London Road - 9 February 2013.png

Runway 07:25, looking south-west from London Road, 9 February 2013. © Richard Flagg

004Taxiway at the north of the airfield. Looking north from London Road - 9 February 2013.png

Taxiway at the north of the airfield, looking north from London Road, 9 February 2013. © Richard Flagg

005Taxiway at the east of the airfield. Looking east from London Road - 9 February 2013.png

Taxiway at the east of the airfield, looking east from London Road, 9 February 2013. © Richard Flagg

006Main Stores (Building 10) (ex-farm building) - 9 February 2013.png

Main Stores building at Fowlmere, 9 February 2013. © Richard Flagg

007Standby Set House - 9 February 2013.png

Standby Set House at Fowlmere, 9 February 2013. © Richard Flagg

008Crew Rest & Locker Room - 9 February 2013.png

Crew Rest and Locker Room at Fowlmere, 9 February 2013. © Richard Flagg

Parent(s)/HQ Airfields(s):

Duxford

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