//19:12

Type size A A A

19 December, 2014

// Chilbolton

Did you know?

All those people who like eating mushrooms can only do so after these delicacies are grown with the aid of specialised compost. And the leading supplier in Britain of this material for commercial production is Tunnel Tech Limited – based at Chilbolton."
Also known as: RAF Chilbolton / Stonefield Park / USAAF Station 404
County: Hampshire
Current Status: Industry / Aviation / Radio telescope site
Date: September 1940 - 1961
Current Use: Limited flying
Used By: RAF / Civil / US
The following organisations are either based at, use and/or have significant connections with the airfield (as at 01/09/2011):



  • Berkshire Housebuilders Ltd
  • Blair Technologies Ltd
  • Brooks Electrical Services
  • BSA Hydraulic Services
  • Chilbolton Parish Council
  • Cottage Savouries
  • Cross Country Couriers
  • Gingko Studios
  • HBS Fuels Ltd
  • JTL Architectural Products Ltd
  • Les Merritt
  • LTL Machine Spares Ltd
  • Motormedic
  • Neil Busby
  • Officers Mess 
  • Pygmy Press Printing Services Ltd
  • Susan Prescot Games Ltd
  • Technical Design Broadband Engineering
  • Voltaplace Limtied
  • Watson & Haig Installations Ltd
Main unit(s) present:


  • No 1 Fighter Command Servicing Unit

  • No 3 MU

  • No 26 Sqn

    No 41 OTU

    No 54 Sqn

  • No 122 Airfield

  • No 124 (Rocket Projectile) Wing

  • No 129 (RAF) Wing

    No 174 Sqn

    No 183 Sqn

    No 184 Sqn

    No 202 MU

    No 222 Sqn

    No 238 Sqn

    No 245 Sqn

    No 247 Sqn

    No 308 Sqn

    368th FG

    422nd TCG

    No 501 Sqn

    No 504 Sqn

  • Folland Aircraft

  • Glider Pilots' Exercise Unit

Airfield Search

Search by map

search by map
select

Find an airfield by clicking the appropriate letter above

Vox Pop
Runways to War