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Spitalgate (Grantham) (Spittlegate)

Major
Also known as: Prince William of Gloucester Barracks / RAF Grantham / RAF Spitalgate / RAF Spittlegate / RFC Spittlegate
County: Lincolnshire
Current Status: Army barracks
Date: November 1916 - 30 April 1975
Current Use: Disused
Used By: RAF / RFC

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

  • Grantham GVTS
  • Grantham HIVE
  • Grantham Library
  • Grantham Local History Society
  • Grantham Museum
  • Londonthorpe and Harrowby Without Parish Council

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 1 FTS

  • No 2 Glidnig Centre

  • No 3 FTS

  • No 3 Group

  • No 3 (Training) Group

  • No 5 Gp Comms Flight

    No 6 FTS

  • No 7 FTS

  • No 7 Gp Comms Flight

  • 9th Aero Sqn

    No 11 RS

    No 11 TS

    No 12 FTS

    No 12 (P) AFU

    No 12 SFTS

    No 15 TS

    No 17 FTS

  • No 20 TS

  • No 21 Go Comms Flight

  • No 23 Gp Comms Flight

    24th (Training) Wing

  • No 29 GS

  • No 29 Sqn

    No 37 TS

    No 39 Sqn

  • 43rd Aero Sqn

    No 39 TDS

  • No 39 TS

    No 43 Sqn

    No 44 GS

    No 49 RS

    No 49 TS

  • No 50 TS

    No 70 Sqn

    No 83 Sqn

  • No 86 (Canadian) RS

    No 100 Sqn

    No 106 Sqn

    No 113 Sqn

    No 211 Sqn

    No 644 GS

    No 1536 BAT Flight

  • No 1544 BAT Flight

    Central Gliding School

Relief Landing Ground(s):

Harlaxton

Decoy Airfield(s):

Braceby (Decoy)

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