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Also known as: Brading Landing Ground / RAF Brading / RFC Brading
County: Isle of Wight
Current Status: Farmland
Date: December 1917 - November 1918
Current Use: Disused
Used By: RAF / RFC
Landing Surface Types: Unpaved
Aircraft Roles: Fighter / Maritime patrol / Trainer

The following organisations are either based at, use and/or have at least potentially significant connections with the airfield (as at 30/11/2017):

  • Brading Community Archive Group
  • Brading Town Council

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 253 Sqn
  • No 511 (Special Duty) Flight
  • No 512 (Special Duty) Flight
  • School of Aerial Co-operation with Coastal Artillery

Photograph of the plaque at Brading, opposite St. Mary's Church, in the Parsonage Garden, 2019. Courtesy of Linda Allen, Brading Town Council


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