|Also known as:||Gilling Landing Ground / RAF Gilling / RFC Gilling / New Malton|
|Date:||1916 - 1919 (notification of relinquishment 13 March)|
|Used By:||RAF / RFC|
|Landing Surface Types:||Unpaved|
Royal Aircraft Factory BE2 and BE12 variants fighters of No 76 Squadron had Gilling available to them as a Home Defence landing ground during World War One, these aircraft being replaced by Bristol F2bs in 1918 which remained in service after the end of fighting.
The following organisations are either based at, use and/or have at least potentially significant connections with the airfield (as at 01/09/2011):
- Gilling East Parish Council
Plan of Gilling. Courtesy of Ed Andrews