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Stradishall

Major
Also known as: RAF Stradishall
County: Suffolk
Current Status: Open land / Prison
Date: 3 February 1938 - 1973
Current Use: Disused
Used By: RAF
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):

  • Highpoint Prison
  • Stradishall Parish Council

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 1 ANS

  • No 1 Sqn

  • No 3 Gp Training Flight

  • No 7 Con Flight

  • No 9 Sqn

  • No 21 BAT Flight

  • No 23 OTU

  • No 31 Base

  • No 35 Sqn

  • No 51 Sqn

  • No 54 Sqn

  • No 75 Sqn

  • No 85 Sqn

  • No 89 Sqn

  • No 101 Sqn

  • No 109 Sqn

  • No 115 Sqn

  • No 125 Sqn

  • No 138 Sqn

  • No 148 Sqn

  • No 149 Sqn

  • No 149 Con Flight

  • No 150 Sqn

  • No 152 Sqn

  • No 158 Sqn

  • No 186 Sqn

  • No 203 AFS

  • No 207 Sqn

  • No 208 Sqn

  • No 214 Con Flight

  • No 214 Sqn

  • No 215 Sqn

  • No 218 Con Flight

  • No 226 OCU

  • No 236 Sqn

  • No 245 Sqn

  • No 254 Sqn

  • No 263 Sqn

  • No 311 Sqn

  • No 419 (Special Duties) Flight

  • No 1419 (Special Duties) Flight

  • No 1427 (Ferry Training) Flight

  • No 1474 (Special Duties) Flight

  • No 1521 BAT Flight

  • No 1556 RAT Flight

  • No 1657 HCU

  • New Zealand Flight

  • Photographic Development Unit

Hawker Siddeley Dominies at Stradishall, March 1970. Courtesy of John Hosier

Bomber Command Base Sub-Station(s):

Birch / ChedburghFeltwellGosfieldMatchingRidgewellShepherd's GroveWaterbeachWratting Common

Decoy Airfield(s):

Ashfield Green

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