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2001 (© Edward Lowdell)
RAF Sywell airfield control tower
Airfield Today:
Active private airfield
Tower Type:
1. Pre-war civillian
2. 1951 Control Tower for Basic Flying Training Schools
Tower:
1951 Tower still in use for Air Traffic Control
Other Buildings:
Hangars, airfield
History:
Sywell RAF Pilot training school opened 11/06/1935.
history section...
RAF Sywell airfield control tower
1961 (© Steve Bond)
2001 (© Edward Lowdell)
RAF Sywell airfield control tower
Airfield:
Elementary Flying Training School
Opened:
/1928
Closed:
N/A
ID Code:
SX
USAAF Station:
N/A
Runways:
grass
Hangars:
-
County:
Northamptonshire
Location:
6 miles NE of Northampton
OS Ref:
SP823682
Links:
www.sywellaerodrome.co.uk
©:
All photographs copyright © as stated
RAF Sywell airfield control tower
2001 (© Edward Lowdell)
RAF Sywell airfield control tower
Sywell clubhouse 1934 (© via Steve Ward)
Sywell flying school 1935 (© via Steve Ward)
The Aviator hotel 2008 (© Matthew Williams)
RAF Sywell airfield control tower
Paul Morgan's 1951 Hawker Sea Fury WH588 2001 (© Edward Lowdell)
RAF Sywell airfield control tower
RAF Sywell + control tower = www.controltowers.co.uk © robert truman 2001 -
- Sywell - updated 12/12/2018 -