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Gamston (Retford)

Major
Also known as: Gamston Airport / RAF Gamston / Retford Gamston Airport
County: Nottinghamshire
Current Status: Industry / Aviation
Date: Opened 1 December 1942
Current Use: Active
Used By: RAF / Civil

The following organisations are either based at, use and/or have significant connections with the airfield (as at 01/07/2013):  

  • Amazing Experiences Ltd
  • Contrail Flight Service
  • Diamond Aircraft UK
  • Elkesley Parish Council
  • Fieldcare Ltd
  • Frank Stokes Ltd
  • Kinch Aviation Services
  • Kuki Helicopter Centre
  • Solar Style Ltd
  • Woodcock Furniture

Notable Past Associated Organisations:

  • Nottingham Sports Car Club

Main Unit(s) Present:

  • No 3 Aircrew School
  • No 3 Gp Aircrew School
  • No 4 FTS
  • No 6 FTS
  • No 9 ACHU
  • No 14 (P) AFU
  • No 30 OTU
  • No 82 OTU
  • No 86 OTU
  • No 211 AFS
  • Dukeries GC
Parent(s)/HQ Airfields(s):

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