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Swanton Morley

Major
Also known as: Robertson Barracks / RAF Swanton Morley
County: Norfolk
Current Status: Army barracks
Date: September 1940 - 2003
Current Use: Disused
Used By: RAF / RAF (Dutch) / RAF (Polish) / Civil / RAAF / RNZAF / USAAF

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

  • Swanton Morley HIVE
  • Swanton Morley Parish Council

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 1 Air Electronics School

  • No 1 Air Signallers' School

  • No 1 Gliding Centre

  • No 2 Gp Comms Flight

  • No 2 Gp Support Unit

  • No 3 Sqn

  • No 4 Radio School

  • No 5 AEF

  • No 10 ANS

  • No 15 BAT Flight

  • 15th BS

  • No 17 Heavy Glider Maintenance Section

  • No 88 Sqn

  • No 98 Sqn

  • No 100 Gp Comms Flight

  • No 102 GS

  • No 105 Sqn

  • No 107 Sqn

  • No 110 Sqn

  • No 152 Sqn

  • No 180 Sqn

  • No 206 MU

  • No 226 Sqn

  • No 228 Air Stores Park

  • No 228 MU

  • No 305 Sqn

  • No 320 Sqn
  • No 464 Sqn

  • No 487 Sqn

  • No 611 GS

  • No 611 VGS

  • No 613 Sqn

  • No 1482 (Bombing) Gunnery Flight

  • No 1508 BAT Flight

  • No 1508 (Gee Training) Flight

  • No 1515 BAT Flight

  • No 2715 Sqn RAF Regiment
  • No 2749 Sqn RAF Regiment
  • No 2770 Sqn RAF Regiment
  • No 2809 Sqn RAF Regiment
  • No 2836 Sqn RAF Regiment
  • No 4199 Anti-Aircraft Flight RAF Regiment
  • No 4214 Anti-Aircraft Flight RAF Regiment
  • Fenland GC

  • Norfolk & Norwich Aero Club

  • Pilot-Navigation Instructors Course

  • Radio Warfare Establishment

The closing ceremony of RAF Swanton Morley, 1995. Courtesy of Simon Waldron

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