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Hullavington

Major
Also known as: Buckley Barracks / RAF Hullavington
County: Wiltshire
Current Status: Army barracks / Leisure activity
Date: June 1937 - 1976; subsequent limited use
Current Use: Disused
Used By: RAF

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

  • Blaze
  • Hullavington Parish Council
  • M4 Karting
  • Minimoto Racing
  • North Wilts Model Aircraft Club
  • St Paul Malmesbury Without Parish Council

The following alternative information/mass media sources have at least potentially significant connections with the airfield (as at 31/12/2015):

  • Hullavington Village Website

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 9 FTS

  • No 9 MU

  • No 9 (P) AFU

  • No 9 SFTS

  • No 10 Gp Comms Flight

  • No 88 GS

  • No 114 Sqn

  • No 621 VGS

  • No 622 VGS

  • No 625 VGS

  • No 1532 BAT Flight

  • Balloom Operations Sqn

  • Bristol UAS

  • Empire Central Flying School

  • Empire Flying School

  • Parachute Support Unit

  • Primary Flying Sqn

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A Type L hangar at Hullavington, 23 November 2005.

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Remains of the airfield at Hullavington, 23 November 2005.

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A Type E hangar at Hullavington, 23 November 2005.

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A Type E hangar at Hullavington, 23 November 2005.

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A Type E hangar at Hullavington, 23 November 2005.

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A Type E hangar at Hullavington, 13 July 2008. Photograph copyright © 2016 Nick Challoner, all rights reserved, www.challoner.com

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A Type E hangar at Hullavington, 13 July 2008. Photograph copyright © 2016 Nick Challoner, all rights reserved, www.challoner.com

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A Type E hangar at Hullavington, 13 July 2008. Photograph copyright © 2016 Nick Challoner, all rights reserved, www.challoner.com

The final flight of an RAF balloon at Hullavington, part one, March 1995. Courtesy of Hugh Martin

The final flight of an RAF balloon at Hullavington, part two, March 1995. Courtesy of Hugh Martin

Relief Landing Ground(s):

Babdown FarmCastle Combe / Leighterton / Long Newnton

Decoy Airfield(s):

Allington

Satellite Landing Ground(s):

Overley

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