Airfield search

Membury

Major
Also known as: Membury Business Park / Membury Services / RAF Membury / USAAF Station 466
County: West Berkshire
Current Status: Aviation / Industry / Motorway service area
Date: August 1942 - 31 March 1955
Current Use: Limited flying
Used By: RAF / Civil / USAAF
Landing Surface Types: Paved

N.B. - Membury is situated across the two counties of West Berkshire and Wiltshire but primarily geographically resides in West Berkshire.

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

  • Berkshire Pallets Ltd
  • Days Inn Membury
  • Jacquet Weston Engineering
  • Rutpen Ltd
  • Southern Sailplanes
  • Walker Logistics Ltd
  • Welcome Break Membury

Notable Past Associated Organisations:

  • 82nd Airborne Division

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 3 MU

  • No 19 Sqn

  • No 121 Airfield

  • No 187 Sqn

  • 436th TCG

  • No 525 Sqn

  • No 1552 RAT Flight No 5 Section

001T2 Type Aircraft Shed - 15 July 2006.png

T2 Type Aircraft Shed at Membury, 15 July 2006. © Richard Flagg

002Runway 04:22 (Now 05:23). Looking south west from the services access road - 15 July 2006.png

Runway 04:22 (now 05:23), looking south-west from the services access road, 15 July 2006. © Richard Flagg

003Runway 04:22 (Now 05:23). Looking south west from the services access road - 7 March 2016.png

Runway 04:22 (now 05:23), looking south-west from the services access road, 7 March 2016. © Richard Flagg

004T2 Type Aircraft Shed - 13 July 2016.png

T2 Type Aircraft Shed at Membury, 13 July 2016. © Richard Flagg

005Taxiway at the east of the airfield. Looking north west - 13 July 2016.png

Taxiway at the east of the airfield, looking north-west, 13 July 2016. © Richard Flagg

006Towed Target Store - 13 July 2016.png

Towed Target Store at Membury, 13 July 2016. © Richard Flagg

© 2018 ABCT All rights reserved.
Airfields of Britain Conservation Trust is registered in England and Wales. Registered Office: Suite 1, 3rd Floor, 11-12 St. James Square, London, SW1Y 4LB.
Registered Company No. 08940364. Registered Charity No (England and Wales): 1156877. Registered Charity No (Scotland): SC041123