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Old Buckenham

Also known as: Old Buck / RAF Old Buckenham / USAAF Station 144
County: Norfolk
Current Status: Aviation
Date: Opened December 1943
Current Use: Active
Used By: RAF / Civil / USAAF
Aircraft Roles: Bomber / General aviation

The following organisations are either based at, use and/or have at least potentially significant connections with the airfield (as at 01/07/2013):

  • 453rd Bomb Group Association
  • Old Buckenham Parish Council

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 53 MU
  • No 94 MU
  • No 231 MU
  • 453rd BG
  • 732nd BS
  • 733rd BS
  • 734th BS
  • 735th BS
  • UK Parachuting
Aerial - Nick Challoner.JPG

Looking south-east across the airfield. The current main runway is on the right, with the grass runways visible just below, 13 June 2009. Photograph copyright © 2016 Nick Challoner, all rights reserved,

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