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West Ayton

Also known as: North Yorkshire Water Park / RAF West Ayton
County: North Yorkshire
Current Status: Farmland / Leisure activity
Date: August 1918 - 1919
Current Use: Disused
Used By: RAF
Landing Surface Types: Unpaved
Aircraft Roles: Maritime patrol

The following organisations are either based at, use and/or have at least potentially significant connections with the airfield (as at 31/01/2019):

  • Hutton Buscel Parish Council
  • North Yorkshire Water Park
  • West Ayton Parish Council

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 251 Sqn
  • No 505 (Special Duty) Flight
  • No 510 (Special Duty) Flight


Plan of West Ayton, 1918. Courtesy of Ed Andrews

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