Opened: 17/4/47 - current as FAA base but no permanent RAF units except as shown below
Information derived from RAF Squadrons (Jefford), RAF Flying Training & Support Units (Sturtivant et al),
Military Airfields of Britain - South Western England (Delve) and other books.
N.B. (det) means only a part of the unit was detached to here from its main base, and possibly only for part
of the period noted.
|ATDU||18/5/56||31/8/58||various inc. Lincoln, Brigand TF.5, Canberra||Aircraft Torpedo Development Unit|
|626 VGS||16/3/63||Oct 68||various|
|Sea King Training Unit||17/2/78||4/10/79||Sea King HAR3 & HAR5|
Modelling Notes for individual aircraft
- ATDU Brigands which served at Culdrose included RH749 & RH773
- More when I get a chance !
|Pictorial References For Modellers|
|Brigand||TF.1||ATDU||RH773||RNAS Culdrose 1947-2007||37||V|
|Lincoln||B2||ATDU||RF332||RAF Flying Training & Support Units (2nd ed)||63||R|