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Turweston

Major
Also known as: RAF Turweston
County: Buckinghamshire
Current Status: Aviation / Farmland / Leisure activity
Date: Opened October 1942
Current Use: Active
Used By: RAF / Civil
Aircraft Roles: General aviation / Trainer

The following organisations are either based at, use and/or have at least potentially significant connections with the airfield (as at 01/09/2011):

  • AKKI Aviation Services Ltd
  • Bill Gwynne Rallyschool International
  • Biddlesden Parish Meeting
  • Flying Pig Cafe
  • Mick Allen & Son Aircraft Resprays
  • Turweston Parish Council

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 12 OTU
  • No 13 OTU
  • No 17 OTU
  • No 307 FTU
  • Aquila GC
  • Turweston Flying Club
  • Turweston Flying School
001Aerial View of Turweston Airfield.png

Aerial view of Turweston. © Richard Flagg

002Control Tower : Watch Office for Bomber Satellite Stations - 25 June 2010.png

The control tower at Turweston, 25 June 2010. © Richard Flagg

003Runway 16:34. Looking south east - 25 June 2010.png

Runway 16:34, looking south-east at Turweston, 25 June 2010. © Richard Flagg

004Runway 10:28 (now 09:27). Looking west from the runway 28 threshold - 25 June 2010.png

Looking west from the runway 27 threshold at Turweston, 25 June 2010. © Richard Flagg

005Runway 04:22. Looking south west from the runway 16:34 intersection - 25 June 2010.png

Looking south-west from the runway 16:34 intersection at Thurweston, 25 June 2010. © Richard Flagg

006Runway 16:34. Looking north west - 25 June 2010.png

Runway 16:34, looking north-west at Thurweston, 25 June 2010. © Richard Flagg

007Taxiway at the south of the airfield. Looking north towards the runway 28 threshold - 25 June 2010.png

Taxiway at the south of the airfield, looking north towards the runway 28 threshold, 25 June 2010. © Richard Flagg

008Taxiway at the south of the airfield. Looking north east from the runway 34 threshold - 25 June 2010.png

Taxiway at the south of the airfield, looking north-east towards the runway 34 threshold, 25 June 2010. © Richard Flagg

009Taxiway at the south of the airfield. Looking south west from the runway 34 threshold - 25 June 2010.png

Taxiway at the south of the airfield, looking south-west from the runway 34 threshold, 25 June 2010. © Richard Flagg

010Machine Gun Range (25 Yard) - 25 June 2010.png

Machine Gun Range (25 Yard) at Thurweston, 25 June 2010. © Richard Flagg

Parent(s)/HQ Airfields(s):

Chipping Warden

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