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Also known as: Lincoln / RAF Wickenby
County: Lincolnshire
Current Status: Aviation / Public road
Date: Opened September 1942
Current Use: Active
Used By: RAF / Civil
Landing Surface Types: Paved
Prominent People: Michael Bentine / Richard Dimbleby / Colin Tapley
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 01/09/2011):

  • 4th of May Remembrance Dronten Foundation
  • 626 Squadron
  • Flights for Life - aviation charity
  • Fulnetby Parish Council
  • Holton cum Beckering Parish Meeting
  • Snelland Parish Council
  • RAF Wickenby Memorial Collection
  • Rase Distribution Ltd
  • Thruster Air Services
  • The White Hart
  • Wickenby Aviation
  • Wickenby Parish Council

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 12 Sqn

  • No 61 MU

  • No 92 MU

  • No 93 MU

  • No 109 Sqn

  • No 233 MU

  • No 626 Sqn

  • Fly365 Ltd
  • Links Air Touring Group

  • Wickenby Flying Club

Footage of Wickenby, c. 2014. Courtesy of Dan Nelson

Parent(s)/HQ Airfields(s):


Bomber Command Base Station(s):

Binbrook / Ludford Magna / Swinderby

Decoy Airfield(s):


Maintenance Unit Sub-Site(s):


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