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Also known as: Balnageith (unofficial local name) / Forres Aerodrome / Mundole / RAF Forres / Riverview Park
County: Moray
Current Status: Farmland / Housing / Leisure activity / Public road
Date: 25 January 1941 - 27 October 1944; subsequent minor use
Current Use: Disused
Used By: RAF (main user) / Civil (minor use)
Landing Surface Types: Unpaved
Aircraft Roles: General aviation (minor use) / Trainer (main role)

The following organisations are either based at, use and/or have at least potentially significant connections with the airfield (as at 01/09/2011):

  • Forres Community Council
  • Forres Library
  • No. 19 Operational Training Unit

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 19 OTU
  • No 19 (P) AFU

A Luftwaffe aerial photograph of Forres, 1940. © Historic Environment Scotland (Luftwaffe: Aerial Reconnaissance (Scotland)),


A Nissen hut at Forres, 18 March 2007.

Parent(s)/HQ Airfield(s):


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