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Helensburgh (Rhu)

Major
Also known as: MAEE Helensburgh / RAF Helensburgh
County: Argyll and Bute
Current Status: Military storage
Date: September 1939 - 30 November 1947; minor use World War One - 1935
Current Use: Disused
Used By: RAF
Landing Surface Types: Water
Aircraft Roles: Experimental
The following organisations are either based at, use and/or have at least potentially significant connections with the airfield (as at 01/09/2011):
  • Faslane HIVE
  • Helensburgh Community Council
  • Helensburgh Library
  • HM Naval Base Clyde
  • Rhu and Shandon Community Council

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 62 MU
  • 'G' Flight
  • MAEE

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