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Ipswich

Major
Also known as: Ipswich Aerodrome / Ipswich Airport / Nacton / RAF Ipswich / Ravenswood
County: Suffolk
Current Status: Housing
Date: 26 June 1930 - 1997
Current Use: Disused
Used By: RAF / RAF (French) / RAF (Norwegian) / RAF (Polish) / Civil / RCAF
Landing Surface Types: Unpaved

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

  • Ipswich & District Historical Transport Society
  • Ipswich Airport Association Ltd
  • Ipswich County Library
  • Norfolk and Suffolk Aviation Museum - airport's 1930s Boulton and Paul hangar now sited at and used by museum

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 1 AACU 'H' Flight

  • No 3 RAF Regiment Anti-Aircraft Practice Camp TT Flight

  • No 7 AACU

  • No 8 AACU

  • No 8 BAT Flight

  • No 45 E&RFTS

  • No 86 Sqn

  • No 104 EGS

  • No 104 GS

  • No 107 Sqn

  • No 110 Sqn

  • No 129 Sqn

  • No 131 Sqn

  • No 154 Sqn

  • No 268 Sqn

  • No 287 Sqn

  • No 302 Sqn

  • No 308 Sqn

  • No 331 Sqn

  • No 340 Sqn

  • No 402 Sqn

  • No 577 Sqn

  • No 611 Sqn

  • No 616 Sqn

  • No 652 Sqn

  • No 679 Sqn

  • No 1488 (Fighter) Gunnery Flight

  • No 1499 (Bombing) Gunnery Flight

  • No 1517 BAT Flight

  • No 1616 (AAC) Flight

  • No 1627 (AAC) Flight

  • No 1696 (Bomber) Defence Training Flight

  • East Anglian Flying Club

  • East Anglian Flying Services

  • Ipswich Aero Club

  • Suffolk Aeroplane Club

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