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Pershore (Throckmorton)

Major
Also known as: RAF Pershore
County: Worcestershire
Current Status: Industry / Leisure activity
Date: June 1934 -1978
Current Use: Disused
Used By: RAF / Civil
Landing Surface Types: Unpaved, later paved

The following organisations are either based at, use and/or have at least potentially significant connections with the airfield (as at 01/09/2011):

  • Bishampton & Throckmorton Parish Council
  • Malvern Optical Ltd
  • Marshall's Transport (Evesham) Limited
  • Merlin Motorcycle Training, Marshalls Transport
  • Pershore Heritage & History Society
  • Pershore Library
  • QinetiQ - Pershore
  • Redditch and District Car Club
  • Throckmorton Clay Pigeon Club
  • UK Plant

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 1 Aircraft Preparation Unit
  • No 1 FU
  • No 10 AFTS
  • No 23 OTU
  • No 50 GS
  • No 1516 BAT Flight
  • No 1681 Bomber Defence Training Flight
  • Defford Aero Club
  • Radar Research Flying Unit
  • RSRE GC
  • Worcestershire Flying School
c. 1982 aerial.jpg

Aerial view of Pershore airfield, c. 1982. © Dave Welch.

c. 1982 aerial 2.jpg

Aerial view of Pershore airfield, c. 1982. © Dave Welch.

Satellite(s):

Defford / Statford II

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