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Bircotes (Bawtry)

Also known as: RAF Bircotes
County: South Yorkshire
Current Status: Farmland / Industry
Date: November 1941 - 13 July 1948
Current Use: Disused
Used By: RAF
Landing Surface Types: Unpaved
Aircraft Roles: Trainer
The following organisations are either based at, use and/or have at least potentially significant connections with the airfield (as at 01/09/2011):
  • Bircotes Library
  • Harworth and Bircotes Town Council
  • Tickhill and District Local History Society


Main unit(s) present:

  • No 1 Gp Comms Flight
  • No 16 (Polish) SFTS
  • No 18 OTU
  • No 25 OTU
  • No 28 OTU
  • No 35 MU
  • No 61 MU
  • No 82 OTU
  • No 250 MU
Parent(s)/HQ Airfields(s):


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