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Shipdham

Major
Also known as: RAF Shipdham / Shipdham Airfield Industrial Estate / USAAF Station 115
County: Norfolk
Current Status: Aviation / Industry
Date: Opened June 1942
Current Use: Active
Used By: Civil / USAAF
Landing Surface Types: 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):

  • 44th Bomb Group Veterans Association
  • All Saints Church, Shipdham
  • Falcon Crane Hire Ltd
  • H G Pledger (Haulage) Ltd
  • H G Pledger (Storage) Ltd
  • Naturediet Pet Foods
  • Shipdham Parish Council
  • TBL Concrete Ltd
  • V J Commercials Ltd
  • Warehouse Solutions (East Anglia) Limited

Main unit(s) present:

  • 44th BG
  • No 258 MU
  • 319th BG
  • Arrow Air Services
  • Shipdham Flying Club

Footage of the 44th Bomb Group at Shipdam during the Second World War. Courtesy of vespasean21

Maintenance Unit Sub-Site(s):

Deopham GreenNorth PickenhamWendling

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