Did you know?"
Itford Hill was the site of the first British gliding meeting."
|Current Status:||Unknown (precise location not known)|
|Date:||1922 - 1922|
|Landing Surface Types:||Unpaved|
|Aircraft Roles:||General aviation|
N.B. The map position shown is the approximate known location of the airfield.
The following organisations are either based at, use and/or have at least potentially significant connections with the airfield (as at 30/09/2020):
- Glynde & Beddingham Parish Council
First British Gliding Competition at Itford Hill, 1922. Courtesy of British Pathé