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518/40 Watch Office 1948 (© Jack Ruck via Paul Francis)
Upper Heyford airfield
Airfield Today:
Current status not known
Tower Type:
1. Office for Duty Pilot 2072/26
2. Watch Office with Met Section 518/40, replaced post-war by:
3. Control Tower 5223a/51
Tower:
1. and 2. Demolished
3. Current status not known
Other Buildings:
Not known
History:
For full history and more photographs see the links below . . .
RAF Upper Heyford airfield
Post-war control tower 2002 (© Gary Wright)
RAF Upper Heyford airfield
Airfield:
RAF, USAF
Opened:
07/1918
Closed:
12/1993
Code:
UH
USAAF Station:
N/A
Runways:
3x - concrete
Hangars:
6x - A Type
County:
Oxfordshire
Location:
5 miles NW of Bicester
OS Ref:
SP515268
Links:
Dan McKenzies tour of Upper Heyford 2001: www.bunkertours.com
Airfield history by Paul Francis: www.rafupperheyford.4t.com
©:
All photographs copyright © as stated
RAF Upper Heyford
1998 (© Paul Francis)
RAF Upper Heyford airfield
RAF Upper Heyford airport + control tower = www.controltowers.co.uk © robert truman 2002 - Upper Heyford -