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2006 (© DJ Akerman)
RAF Llandwrog airfield
Airfield Today:
Caernarfon airport
Tower Type:
1. Watch Office for Fighter Satellite Stations 18441/40, replaced by:
2. Watch Office for All Commands 12779/41
Tower:
1. Demolished
2. Air traffic control, control tower bar and grill
Other Buildings:
Few
History:
01/41 to 06/42, No. 9 Air Gunnery School with Ansons and Whitleys.
07/42 to 06/45, No. 9 (Observers) Advanced Flying Unit.
06/43, RAF Mountain Rescue Service began here.
07/45 to /45, No. 2 A.C.H.U. (Aircrew Holding Unit).
RAF Llandwrog airfield - Caernarfon airport
1970s (© David J. Smith)
RAF Llandwrog airfield - Caernarfon airport
Airfield:
Flying Training
Opened:
01/1941
Closed:
/1945
Code:
LW
USAAF Station:
N/A
Runways:
3x - tarmac
Hangars:
1x - Bellman, 2x - T2, 7x - Blister
County:
Wales
Location:
4 miles SE of Caernarvon
OS Ref:
SH434590
©:
All photographs copyright © as stated
RAF Llandwrog airfield - Caernarfon airport
2004 (© Andy Blair)
RAF Llandwrog airfield - Caernarfon airport
2005 (© Martin Sapsed)
2006 (© DJ Akerman)
RAF Llandwrog airfield - Caernarfon airport
2003 (© Alistair McBain)
RAF Llandwrog airfield - Caernarfon airport
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