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Shawbury

Major
Also known as: RAF Shawbury / RFC Shawbury
County: Shropshire
Current Status: Aviation
Date: Opened 1 September 1917
Current Use: Active
Used By: RAF / RFC
Landing Surface Types: Unpaved, later paved (1942)

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

  • MKerb
  • Newport & District Running Club
  • Shawbury HIVE
  • Shawbury Library
  • Shawbury Parish Council
                    

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 2 FTS

  • No 5 (Training) Sqn AFC

  • No 6 AACU

  • No 7 AACU

  • No 9 TDS

  • No 10 TS

  • No 11 FTS

  • No 11 (P) AFU

  • No 11 SFTS

  • No 27 MU

  • No 29 TS AFC

  • No 30 TS AFC

  • No 67 TS

  • No 411 Sqn

  • No 1534 BAT Flight

  • Aircraft Storage Flight
  • Central Air Traffic Control School

  • Central Navigation School

  • Central Navigation & Control School

  • Defence Helicopter Flying School

  • Empire Air Navigation School

  • University of Birmingham Air Squadron

Relief Landing Ground(s):

BrattonBridleway GateCondoverMontford BridgePertonWheaton Aston

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