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Horsham St Faith (Norwich)

Major
Also known as: Horsham / Norwich International Airport / RAF Horsham St Faith / St Faiths / USAAF Station 123
County: Norfolk
Current Status: Aviation / Museum
Date: Opened May 1940
Current Use: Active
Used By: RAF / RAF (Polish) / Civil / USAAF

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

  • Aquaterra Energy Ltd
  • Café Oasis
  • City of Norwich Aviation Museum
  • Glennair Training Centre Limited
  • KLM UK Engineering Limited
  • Norwich Airport Aviation Group
  • Premier Inn Norwich Airport
  • Servisair
  • WH Smith
  • Yard of Ale - bar

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 8 BAT Flight
  • No 8 Fighter Command Servicing Unit
  • No 11 Fighter Command Servicing Unit
  • No 12 (East Anglia) Sector
  • No 12 Gp Comms Flight
  • No 12 Gp Modification Centre
  • No 18 Sqn
  • No 19 Sqn
  • No 21 Sqn
  • No 23 Sqn
  • No 34 Sqn
  • 56th FG
  • No 64 Sqn
  • No 65 Sqn
  • No 66 Sqn
  • No 71 (Bomber) Wing
  • No 74 Sqn
  • No 102 EGS
  • No 102 GS
  • No 105 Sqn
  • No 107 Sqn
  • No 110 Sqn
  • No 114 Sqn
  • No 118 Sqn
  • No 139 Sqn
  • No 141 Sqn
  • No 228 Sqn
  • No 245 Sqn
  • No 257 Sqn
  • No 263 Sqn
  • No 264 Sqn
  • No 275 Sqn
  • No 307 Sqn
  • 319th BG
  • 458th BG
  • No 695 Sqn
  • No 1444 (Ferry Training) Flight
  • No 1508 BAT Flight
  • Air Anglia
  • Air Anglia Executive
  • Air Malta
  • Air Southwest
  • Air UK
  • Air Wales
  • Airgo
  • Anglia Flight
  • Battle of Britain Flight
  • BH Air
  • BMI Regional
  • Channel Airways
  • East Air
  • East Anglian Air Ambulance
  • Eastern Airways
  • Eastern Sector HQ
  • Ferry Training Flight
  • Fighter Command Modification Centre
  • KLM Cityhopper
  • Mosquito Conversion Unit
  • Norfolk Sector HQ
  • Peters Aviation
  • Photographic Development Unit
  • SATA International
  • Thomas Cook Airlines
  • Thomson Airways
  • Thurston Aviation
  • TNT Airways

Horsham St. Faith in 1949. Courtesy of British Pathé

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