Did you know?"
Even if our airfields were used for just one day, their influence has frequently proved phenomenal. One young visitor taken here on that day by his grandmother later became one of Britain's greatest pilots: Duncan Simpson, Hawker's Chief Test Pilot who played such as massive part in the development of such vital aircraft as the Harrier jump-jet fighter."
|Also known as:||Morangie|
|Date:||17 May 1934 - 17 May 1934|
|Landing Surface Types:||Unpaved|
|Aircraft Roles:||General aviation|
Sir Alan Cobham mounted one of his National Aviation Day displays near the town on 17 May 1934.
The following organisations are either based at, use and/or have at least potentially significant connections with the airfield (as at 31/12/2015):
- Tain Community Council
- Tain Library
- Tain Through Time