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Donibristle

Major
Also known as: Dalgety Bay / Donibee / Donibristle Industrial Park / Hillend Industrial Park / HMS Merlin / RAF Donibristle / RFC Donibristle / RNAS Donibristle
County: Fife
Current Status: Industry / Housing
Date: February 1917 - 23 October 1959
Current Use: Disused
Used By: RAF / RFC / RNAS / FAA

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 2 AACU 'D' Flight

  • No 16 Gp Practice Flight

  • No 18 (Reconnaissance) Group

  • No 22 Sqn

  • No 29 (Fleet) Group

  • No 36 Sqn

  • No 42 Sqn

  • No 77 Sqn

  • No 100 Sqn

  • No 700 Sqn

  • No 701 Sqn

  • No 739 Sqn

  • No 758 Sqn

  • No 767 Sqn

  • No 769 Sqn

  • No 770 Sqn

  • No 771 Sqn

  • No 780 Sqn

  • No 782 Sqn

  • No 784 Sqn

  • No 800 Sqn

  • No 801 Sqn

  • No 802 Sqn

  • No 803 Sqn

  • No 804 Sqn

  • No 805 Sqn

  • No 806 Sqn

  • No 807 Sqn

  • No 808 Sqn

  • No 810 Sqn

  • No 811 Sqn

  • No 812 Sqn

  • No 813 Sqn

  • No 814 Sqn

  • No 816 Sqn

  • No 817 Sqn

  • No 819 Sqn

  • No 820 Sqn

  • No 821 Sqn

  • No 822 Sqn

  • No 823 Sqn

  • No 824 Sqn

  • No 825 Sqn

  • No 827 Sqn

  • No 828 Sqn

  • No 830 Sqn

  • No 860 Sqn

  • No 881 Sqn

  • No 882 Sqn

  • No 884 Sqn

  • No 886 Sqn

  • No 888 Sqn

  • No 890 Sqn

  • No 891 Sqn

  • No 892 Sqn

  • No 893 Sqn

  • No 1770 Sqn

  • No 1820 Sqn

  • No 1830 Sqn

  • No 1830A Sqn

  • No 1841 Sqn

  • No 1842 Sqn

  • Aircraft Repair Depot

  • Coastal Area Aircraft Depot

  • Fleet Aircraft Acceptance Depot

  • Fleet Aircraft Repair Depot

  • Northern Comms Sqn

  • Torpedo Training Flight

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Plan of Donibristle, c. 1940s. © Royal Navy Research Archive. Click here for more information.

Satellite(s):

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