Opened: 21/9/29 for civil use, requisitioned by Air Ministry 1939 (?), transferred to FAA 18/8/41, put into Care & Maintenance May 1943, occasional light aircraft use until 1968.
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.
|02 det. RAE (det)||1940||1941 ?||various||officially the Research Department Flight based at Exeter|
|84 GS||8/44 ?||6/46 ?||Cadet|
The general references listed on the RAF in Devon & Cornwall home page
Modelling Notes for individual aircraft
When I get a chance !
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