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East Haven

Also known as: Easthaven (misspelling) / Hatton (unofficial local name) / HMS Peewit / RNAS East Haven
County: Angus
Current Status: Farmland (main position) / Water treatment works
Date: 1 May 1943 - 1949; subsequent minor use
Current Use: Disused
Used By: FAA (main user) / Civil (minor use)
Landing Surface Types: Paved
Aircraft Roles: General aviation (minor use) / Naval aviation (main role)

The following organisations are either based at, use and/or have at least potentially significant connections with the airfield (as at 31/12/2016):

  • Carnoustie Community Council
  • Carnoustie Library

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 731 Sqn
  • No 767 Sqn
  • No 768 Sqn
  • No 769 Sqn
  • No 826 Sqn

Remains of a hangar at East Haven, 30 May 2005.


Plan of East Haven, c. 1940s. © Royal Navy Research Archive. Click here for more information.

Parent(s)/HQ Airfield(s):


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