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Lakenheath

Major
Decoy
Also known as: RAF Lakenheath
County: Suffolk
Current Status: Aviation
Date: Opened June 1941; (decoy) 13 March 1940 (earliest known date) - closed by 5 February 1942
Current Use: Active
Used By: RAF / USAF
Decoy Type(s): KQ
Decoy Number(s): 29(a)

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

  • Brandon Town Council
  • Breckland Pines Golf Course
  • Eriswell Parish Council
  • Lakenheath Library
  • Lakenheath Parish Council

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 3 LFS
  • No 13 Heavy Glider Maintenance Section
  • No 20 OTU
  • 48th FW
  • No 149 Con Flight
  • No 149 Sqn
  • No 199 Sqn

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