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Stornoway

Major
Also known as: Lewis / RAF Stornoway / Steinish / Stornoway Airport / USAAF Station 573
County: Western Isles
Current Status: Aviation
Date: Opened 1940
Current Use: Active
Used By: RAF / FAA / 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 01/07/2013):

  • Lewis Car Club
  • Sandwick Community Council
  • Stornoway GVTS
  • Stornoway Historical Society
  • Stornoway Library

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 48 Sqn
  • No 58 Sqn
  • No 206 Sqn
  • No 224 Sqn
  • No 303 FTU
  • No 500 Sqn
  • No 502 Sqn
  • No 518 Sqn
  • No 825 Sqn
  • No 827 Sqn
  • No 842 Sqn
  • No 1840 Sqn
  • BEA
  • Eastern Airways
  • Flybe
  • Loganair
  • Maritime and Coastguard Agency (HM Coastguard)
  • Stornoway Flying Club
  • Western Isles Flying Club   

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