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30 October, 2014

// Driffield (Eastburn)

Also known as: Alamein Barracks / RAF Driffield / RAF Eastburn / RFC Eastburn
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Current Status: Industry
Date: 1916 - 1 January 1977
Current Use: Disused
Used By: RAF / RFC
The following organisations are either based at, use and/or have significant connections with the airfield (as at 01/09/2011):

  • Adonia Freight Ltd
  • Botanic Ltd
  • Burdass Lamb
  • Chris Waite
  • Clifton Timber Ltd
  • Cranswick Pet Products
  • Dodds Roofing Services Ltd
  • Driffield Plant Hire Ltd
  • East Yorkshire Recycling Ltd
  • Flair Office Supplies
  • Gary Hodgson Motor Engineer
  • Gowan
  • Healthy Living Direct Ltd
  • Home Independence Ltd
  • Humberside & South Yorkshire Army Cadet Force
  • Jewson Ltd
  • Kingstown Associates
  • Kirkburn Parish Council
  • Main Line Optical Ltd
  • ModularUK Building Systems
  • Positive Action Publications Ltd
  • PPH Commercial
  • Rose Bell
  • S & S Site Services (Nationwide) Ltd
  • Sam Driffield Ltd
  • Shepcote Distributors LTd
  • Shields Driffield Ltd
  • Simpson Training Ltd
  • Sparkling Touches Ltd 
  • Think Freedom Ltd
  • Timeless Beauty Ltd
  • Total Butler Ltd
  • Westwood Laboratory Ltd
Main unit(s) present:
  • No 1 Fighter Command Modification Centre

  • No 1 Sqn RCAF

  • No 2 BAT Flight

  • No 2 (Coastal) OTU

  • No 2 School of Aerial Fighting

  • No 3 School of Aerial Fighting & Gunnery

  • No 4 Gp TT Flight

  • No 5 Gp TT Flight

  • No 5 SFTS

  • No 6 AACU

  • No 8 FTS

    No 10 ANS

  • No 21 TDS

  • No 21 TS

    No 33 Sqn

  • No 43 Base

    No 51 Sqn

    No 58 Sqn

    No 75 Sqn

    No 77 Sqn

    No 88 Sqn

    No 97 Sqn

    No 98 Sqn

    No 102 Sqn

    No 104 Sqn

    No 158 Sqn

    No 196 Sqn

    No 202 Sqn

    No 203 AFS

    No 204 AFS

    No 213 Sqn

    No 215 Sqn

    No 217 Sqn

    No 219 Sqn

  • No 226 OCU

    No 405 Sqn

    No 426 Sqn

    No 462 Sqn

    No 466 Sqn

    No 485 Sqn

  • No 642 GS

  • No 1484 (TT) Flight

  • No 1484 Target Towing and Gunnery Flight

  • No 1502 BAT Flight

  • No 1613 (AAC) Flight

  • Air Bomber Training Flight (No 4 Gp)

  • Aircrew Transit Unit

  • Air Fighting Development Unit

  • East Yorks GC

  • Fighter Weapons School

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