Whitley (Whitley Abbey)
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The Armstrong Whitworth plant donated its name to what became the company’s best remembered product, the Whitley medium bomber of World War Two, though both airfield and aircraft have now more or less fully disappeared in their entire original forms."
|Also known as:||Whitley Aerodrome|
|Date:||July 1918 (earliest known date) - September 1939|
|Used By:||RAF / Civil|
|Landing Surface Types:||Unpaved|
Notable Past Associated Organisations:
- Sir W.G. Armstrong Whitworth Aircraft Ltd
Main unit(s) present:
- British Hospitals Air Pageant
- C.D. Barnard Air Tours Ltd
- National Aviation Day Ltd